St Patrick’s Day Celebrations in the Greater New Bern area

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Start your St. Patrick’s Day celebration on Saturday, March 16, 2013, at the New Bern Farmers Market from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Enjoy corn beef and cabbage, shepherd’s pie, among other tasty treats, special drinks, and unique giveaways at participating New Bern Restaurants and Bars:

Downtown New Bern’s Pub Crawl Timeline:

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.: Persimmons Waterfront Restaurant, E. Front St., 252-514-0033

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m.: Bear Town Market (BTM) and Beer Garden, corner of Middle and S. Front Sts.

8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.: MJ’s Raw Bar & Grill, 216 Middle St., 252-635-6890

9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.: The Chelsea Restaurant & Catering, 335 Middle St., 252-637-5469

10:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m.: The Harvey Mansion’s 1797 Steamer Bar, 221 S. Front St., 252-635-3232

Around Town:

Dockside Restaurant and Bar for Karaoke on Saturday night and corn beef and cabbage on Sunday, 100 Marina Dr. in Fairfield Harbour, 252-638-8566.

Attitudes Pub and Grill will have corned beef and cabbage on Thursday, March 17 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. with music and dancing, 32 Shoreline Dr. in River Bend, 252-633-2006.

Stop by Spunky McDoogle’s, 1908 S. Glenburnie Rd. for corn beef and cabbage, drink specials, music, and much more.

VFW Post 2514, St. Patrick’s Day Dinner will have corn beef & cabbage or Irish/Dublin coddle on March 17, open at 3:00 p.m., dinner at 5:00 p.m., 3850 Butler Rd. Recommended dinner donation $10.

Find out more about the New Bern Pub Crawl visit their website.

If your favorite place isn’t listed, give them a call to find out if they have any exciting events lined up.

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