Brainerd St. Patrick's Day Parades, Events & Specials

Friday, March 17, 2023

The Brainerd Lakes Area is home to several great St. Patrick's Day events and specials.

Staying for the whole weekend? Check for special St. Patrick's Day deals and packages at the Brainerd resorts. Sign mom up for a relaxing spa day, or join in on activities planned of the whole family.

St. Patrick’s Lost Pot O’ Gold

March 16 - March 18

Somewhere within the city limits of Crosslake lays, dangles, sits or hangs the 2022 St. Patrick’s Day Pot O’ Gold. Watch for three daily clues released at 9 a.m. beginning Thurs. March 17, 2022 to guide you to the treasure! Every Crosslake St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Celebration attendee has a story, and finding this Pot O’ Gold will give you a tale to tell for years to come! Get your family and friends together and make it a group effort, or go it alone.

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Brainerd St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

March 11 - March 12

It’s that time of year again! Join us as we celebrate all things Irish in Downtown Brainerd with food and drink specials, family activities, Medallion hunt, and parade (1pm).

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St. Paddy’s Pub Crawl 2023 – O’Neary’s Irish Pub

March 17

St. Patrick’s Day began as a 24-hour break from Lenten dietary restrictions, but Americans are responsible for turning it into a drinking holiday celebrated with pub crawls and bar hopping.

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5Rocks St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

March 17

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at 5Rocks! Iron Waffle Food truck will be on-site starting at 4pm until sold out. Must be 21 or older.

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St. Patrick’s Day Specials and Live Music at the Brainerd Eagles

March 17

Kitchen opens at 5 pm.

Specials: Corned Beef & Cabbage, Reuben, Shrimp and green beer!

7pm – If Nothing Else Band

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Crosslake St. Patrick’s Day Parade

March 18

For nearly 50 years, Crosslake has been celebrating the coming of Spring with a St Patrick’s Day Parade. What started out in the 70’s as a remedy for Cabin Fever, has grown into a destination event for thousands of green-clad, Irish-for-a-day, weekend enthusiasts.

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