St. Patrick’s Day
Philadelphia’s Saint Patrick’s Day parade takes place Sunday at noon and it will be aired on CBS 3 from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
From live entertainment and parades to confections and scavenger hunts, Philadelphia is the ideal city for youngsters to be Irish for a day. Check out these top ways for kids to celebrate in the Philadelphia area.
Even those who aren’t Irish can revel in the splendor and magic of the night in Philadelphia with these top bars to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2013.
The Guinness Storehouse, in Dublin, provides not only the authentic brew but a fabulous scenic view.
With St. Patrick’s Day in mind, here are a couple of my top spots when meandering near or far.
Nearly three dozen downtown bars, restaurants and bottle shops agreed to halt alcohol sales to counter an early St. Patrick’s Day celebration created by Penn State students, the most aggressive effort yet to curb drinking on the unofficial “State Patty’s Day.”
Chris talks to Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup about President Obama’s accomplishment in his first term and to Todd Zolecki about his book, The Rotation, about the Phillies pitching staff from last season. He also debates the merits of corporal punishment in schools and the reception Vice President Joe Biden received at the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Pittsburgh.
A tribute this morning at the Irish Memorial in Old City honored the millions of Irish immigrants who were starved to death in the mid-1800s.
If you are in search of a great celebration and tunes, here are your best bets for live music on St. Patrick’s Day in Philadelphia.
Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, the cost of corned beef has gone up by at least 25 percent in one week. Prices for Passover brisket — made from the same cut of beef — are also expected to remain high.
Settle into a plate of soul-warming corned beef and cabbage at these Philly restaurants, and you’ll understand why this dish has survived for centuries.
Thirty-nine-year-old Paraic Keane was born and raised in Ireland, but now hangs his hat in Chestnut Hill. Although he usually works on a variety of music projects, when the Chieftains are in town, he grabs his fiddle and heads on down for a reunion with band members, both family and almost-family.
By Jim Donovan: St. Patrick’s Day doesn’t exactly rank among the top holidays when it comes to retail spending. In fact, it’s the smallest. But the National Retail Federation finds that more than half of […]
Chris question’s President Obama’s committment to cutting gas prices and debates the new ban on texting while driving in Pennsylvania. He also talks to Jerome Bettis about and upcoming Show on NBC called Who Do You Think You Are?
If you can’t make it to Dublin, Galway or Belfast for St. Patrick’s Day, consider planning a daylong getaway that brings Irish tradition a lot closer.