Luck of the Irish: St. Patrick’s Day Festivities in Orlando

St. Patrick's Day 2018 is coming on Mar. 17, and Orlando is getting ready with unique celebrations and offers all over town.

Get ready to paint the town green when you celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Orlando! Offering live music, entertainment, festive food and drinks, and discounts, here are some top Orlando locations that will be rolling out the green carpet on Mar. 17, no four-leaf clover required.

Raglan Road Irish Pub at Disney Springs

Everything about this Disney Springs eatery bears the authentic Irish signature of its Dublin, Ireland cofounders, Paul Nolan and John Cooke of Cookes of Dublin counter-service eatery adjacent to Raglan Road — including their annual Mighty St. Patrick's Festival, scheduled for Mar. 16-18. The event is as heavy on music and dancing as it is on Irish food and drink, with performers scheduled to include The Young Dubliners, U2-tribute-band Elevation and the Raglan Road Irish Dancers.

The Pub at Pointe Orlando

Located on the International Drive entertainment district, this authentic British pub goes all out for St. Patrick's Day weekend, including all-day drink specials on Mar. 16-17. On the big day itself, head over early for the Kegs & Eggs Kickoff, starting at 11 a.m. If the live music and DJ don't get you dancing a jig, the $4 beer, $2 Jell-O shots, and $5 Fireball, Guinness, Smithwick's and Harp just might.

SAK Comedy Lab

In what's become a local tradition, this improv comedy club in downtown Orlando celebrates St. Patrick's Day on Mar. 17 with the all-ages St. Paddy's Day Improv Show! With show times at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., the event features two teams of professional improvisers competing for laughs by creating seasonally themed songs, scenes and characters right before your eyes.

Wall St. Plaza

This collective of seven bars in the heart of downtown Orlando hosts block parties year-long, but they really pump up the volume for holidays. Their St. Patrick's Day edition features live DJ sets, Irish food, drink specials and giveaways. Plus, member bars will be decked out for the occasion, including The Cantina, The Hen House, Hooch, Monkey Bar, Shine, Sideshow and Waitiki.

Renaissance Orlando Airport Hotel

Just two miles from Orlando International Airport, this luxurious hotel is making it easy to stay in Orlando for St. Patrick's Day. For a discounted rate of $199, you can stay here on St. Patrick's Day with a package that includes a full, hot, buffet breakfast in Fresco Moderne Brassiere for up to two adults and children 12 and under registered in the same room. Use rate code YBKE and cluster code STZ.

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