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Bullock’s Cocktail Lounge
2601 W. Bethany Home Rd.
St. Patty's Day party with drink specials, free food, karaoke at 9 p.m., and NASCAR action on all the TVs. Open until 2 a.m. Call 602-433-9303.
Casa Blanca Nightclub & Lounge
1801 W. Van Buren St.
Experience Britpop and mod rock by Eurovox as well as music by Serene Dominic & the Maricopa Beat Ensemble and others. 7 p.m.-2 a.m. $5. Call 602-252-5353.
Casey Moore’s Oyster House
850 S. Ash Ave., Tempe
Bring cash to Casey's annual indoor-outdoor bash, as you can't use your credit card to purchase great food and drinks (Irish or otherwise). The promo giveaways are free, however . 10 a.m.-2 a.m. $5. Also runs 10 a.m.-2 a.m. Friday, March 16, with no cover. Call 480-968-9935.
Chasers Bar & Night Club
8005 E. Roosevelt St., Scottsdale
"Bagg Pipes & Beer St. Paddy's Day Bash," with specials on green beer; acoustic jams in the "Champa Lounge" at 7 p.m.; and rock by A Few Random Drunks, Booby Trap, Greenhaven, Franko Ditty Danko, and Heroic Dose at 9 p.m. Open until 2 a.m. $5. Call 480-945-4985.
Churchill’s Pub & Grill
2050 N. Alma School Rd., Chandler
This "quintessentially British" joint promises live music, $3 Guinness pints, green beer, and boiled beef and cabbage. 4 p.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-857-9444.
CK’s Tavern & Grill
4142 E. Chandler Blvd., Phoenix
Live music by Stereo Blitz, plus green beer, giveaways, and drink specials. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-706-5564.
The Clubhouse Music Venue
1320 E. Broadway Rd., Tempe
Faucet holds a CD-release party and performance, which also features Trik Turner, Razer, Good With Grenades, Finding Apathy, Dead On Broadway, Lakeshore Drive, and By the Wayside. 7 p.m. $10. Call 480-968-3234.
Club Mardi Gras
8040 E. McDowell Rd., Scottsdale
Live music by Ghetto Cowgirl and Cash'd Out. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-970-5707.
5400 N. 59th Ave., Glendale
Ladies can participate in the "Sexy Clover Contest" (where the hottest honeys win prizes), while DJs Big Latin and Shy spin reggaeton, merengue, cumbia, and hip-hop. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. $10 ($5 for those in all-green outfits). Call 623-934-8071.
Coach & Willie’s
412 S. 3rd St.
Ritmo Latino Entertainment's "Everybody's Irish," with drink specials such as $1 Bud Light drafts and $2 Tecate bottles, glowsticks and CDs for the first 200 attendees, reggaeton and hip-hop by DJs AL3 and Villin, and more. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. $10 after 10 p.m. Call 602-254-5272.
5444 E. Washington St.
Draft specials, $3 Irish shots, and half-off first drinks for those wearing green. 11 a.m.-midnight (as well as 2 p.m.-midnight Friday, March 16). Call 602-273-1061.
The Dubliner Irish Pub
3841 E. Thunderbird Rd.
This gigantic Gaelic gala stretches into the parking lot, with music by Brazen Heads, the Brid Dower Band, and Wild Angels on the outdoor stage and step dancers and bagpipers inside. Drink and shot specials, giveaways, and Irish food selections are available. Noon-1:30 a.m. Call 602-867-0984 for cover.
e4 Nightclub and Lounge
4282 N. Drinkwater Blvd., Scottsdale
DJ Kevin Brown spins house in the Liquid Room, while DJ D-Trip drops pop and hip-hop mashups in the Fire Room. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. $5 for ladies, $10 for guys, and no cover for patrons wearing green (at least half of their outfit). Call 480-970-3325.
El Dorado Bar & Grill
8708 E. McDowell Rd., Scottsdale
St. Patty's Day party with $5 corned beef and cabbage, music by Bobby Cook's band, karaoke at 8 p.m., and more. 3 p.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-945-2606.
7134 E. Thomas Rd., Scottsdale
Big Mouth Mason performs a three-hour St. Paddy's Day unplugged set for an upcoming live DVD. 3 p.m. Call 480-994-4488.
1989 W. Elliot Rd., Chandler
Gigantic St. Paddy's Day event benefit starting at 8 a.m. with a hearty Irish breakfast offered inside, while a parking lot party gets going at 11 a.m. with a huge beer tent serving libations and Irish staples such as beef stew, shepherd's pie, and corned beef and cabbage. There'll also be promotional giveaways, a live remote by Energy Radio, live music by Blackwood at 11 a.m., Walken at 4 p.m., and The Scones at 8 p.m. Outside events run from 11 a.m.-10 p.m., while inside is open until 2 a.m. $10 (includes entry in a raffle for a Guinness hockey jersey). Call 480-722-9434.
1st Round Draft
1520 W. Warner Rd., Gilbert
St. Patty's Day hootenanny with corned-beef specials, giveaways, a DJ, and more. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-497-2445.
Flicka’s Baja Cantina
2003 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale
"Irish I Was Mexican" party with giveaways, food and drink specials, an appearance by the Corona Girls, corned beef and cabbage, and music by Chris Parker Project and DJ Tiger. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-945-3618.
Four Peaks Grill & Tap
15730 N. Pima Rd., #D57, Scottsdale
Irish drink and shot specials, as well as music by Bobby St. Vincent, Walt Richardson, and Ten Dollar Outfit. 7 a.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-991-1795.