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.

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St. Patrick’s Lost Pot O’ Gold

March 17 - March 19

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!

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Ring of Kerry – Irish music and dance

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Ring of Kerry is a bursting-with-energy Irish music group that captures the hearts of listeners. The group takes its name from a beautiful craggy drive in southwestern County Kerry, Ireland. Its Celtic music, however, is played with a heart much closer to its American home.

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Kegs & Eggs St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

March 19 @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Join us Saturday March 19th for a full day of Irish fun!

Breakfast Buffet at b*merri gastropub starting at 9am for $25
• 1 Green Beer on tap
• Breakfast Buffet
• A shuttle ride to Crosslake for the Parade!

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Brainerd Lakes Pride St. Patrick’s Celebration

March 19 @ 9:00 am

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with PRIDE! Hosted by Autumn Summers. Comedy, music, dancing, drag performance and prizes.

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Crosslake St. Patrick’s Day Parade

March 19

After a 2-year hiatus, the Crosslake St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Celebration is back! This iconic event has a long 48-year history and was voted WCCO’s Viewer’s Choice for Best Parade in MN! This celebration has high energy and fun for all ages. Chase the Lucky Leprechaun to find the Pot O’ Gold. In the parade, float after float is buzzing with activity, music, and candy.

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