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Friendly Irish Pub
1423 S. Country Club Dr., Mesa
Celebrate with corned beef and cabbage, 25-ounce mugs of green Budweiser and Bud Light for $3.50, $1 Toña bottles, karaoke at 9 p.m., and Texas Hold 'Em for prizes. 9 a.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-464-8030.
George & Dragon
4240 N. Central Ave.
Besides its regular repast of English cuisine and import beers, the pub will feature live music and drink specials on Guinness and all Irish whiskeys. 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Call 602-241-0018.
Harold’s Cave Creek Corral
6895 E. Cave Creek Rd., Cave Creek
Live music by the Aengus Og Band at noon, Rabharta at 5 p.m., and The Knockabouts at 9 p.m., as well as green beer, promo giveaways, and drink specials. Open until 2 a.m. Call 480-488-1906.
2610 W. Baseline Rd., Mesa
Gimmie Danger 2.2 with music by The Love Me Nots, The Wooly Bandits, The Earps, Thee Emergency, and DJ Heathen World, as well as $2 vodka tonics and Miller bottles. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. $6. Call 480-820-7117.
5110 E. McDowell Rd.
"Clockwork Sadisco" with a Retro Milkbar, $2 green beers, $3 Guinness, industrial music by Alter De Ruine and Inure, and lots of droogs. Resident DJs Squalor, Dr. F, 5arah, ///she///, Blonde Noize, and guest Blixa spin EBM, noise, and harsh dance beats. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. $7.77 per person, $13 for couples. Call 602-225-0307.
13825 N. 32nd St.
St. Patrick's Day bash with drink specials and music by Downside, Bomber, Echotribe, and My Blind Alice. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. $5. Call 602-992-1007.
Last Exit Bar & Grill
1425 W. Southern Ave., Tempe
"You Must Be Irish 'Cause My Dick's a Dublin" celebration with music by the Mojo Farmers, Mossy Rocks, Gelatinous Groove, and What Laura Says Thinks & Feels. 7 p.m.-2 a.m. $5. Call 480-557-6656.
The Library Bar & Grill
501 S. Mill Ave., Tempe
The time of day determines the price of drinks, with $2 Guinness and green beers from noon-4 p.m., $3 Guinness and green beers from 4-8 p.m., and $4 Irish Car Bombs all day until 8 p.m., $6 afterward. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Ladies free, $5 for men after 8 p.m. Call 480-929-9002.
420 S. Mill Ave., Tempe
St. Patty's Day party with $3 Kiltlifter pints, $3 shots, and music by Delta Nove and members of XTRA Ticket. 6 p.m.-2 a.m. $7. Call 480-967-8188.
Maloney’s on Campus
955 E. University Dr., Tempe
The 15th annual Tent Party, with proceeds benefiting United Phoenix Firefighters Association, features music by Tickled, Counter Culture, and Mercury Rising starting at 5:30 p.m., as well as mechanical bull-riding, green beer, plenty of corned beef and cabbage, a live remote by Mix 96.9, souvenir mugs for the first 1,000 attendees, and more. 2 p.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-894-2224 for cover.
7318 E. Stetson Dr., Scottsdale
Green beer and corned beef and cabbage offered all day, with local DJs spinning at night. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-947-8188.
Marc’s Sports Grill & Nightlife
4494 W. Peoria Ave., Glendale
St Patty's Party boasting drink specials galore, including $3.75 supermugs and $3 pints of green drafts, $4.75 supermugs and $4 pints of Guinness, $4.75 Irish Car Bombs, $5 Bushmills bombs, and $4.75 B-52s; there'll also be shot specials such as $3 Baileys and $4 Bushmills and Jamesons, plus specials on corned beef and cabbage, and a DJ and dancing at 9 p.m. The MarcTini Lounge hosts a male dance revue for ladies only at 6:45 p.m., followed by karaoke at 9 p.m. Open until 2 a.m. $5 after 9 p.m.; $7 admission for the male revue. Call 623-842-1053.
410 S. Mill Ave., Tempe
The bar transforms into "Sham-rocks," featuring DJ Erotica spinning Top 40 and hip-hop, promo giveaways, and drink specials such as $4.50 Irish Car Bombs and $3 Guinness, Harp, and Smithwicks. 3:30 p.m.-2 a.m. $10. Call 480-968-3301.
15814 N. 83rd Ave., Peoria
Party in Peoria with corned beef and cabbage with potatoes, green McBud Light, prizes and giveaways, March Madness action, and DJ Sean spinning Top 40 at 10 p.m. Open until 2 a.m. Call 623-334-5000 for cover.
4312 N. Brown Ave., Scottsdale
"St. Patrick's Day Jam" encompassing both the bar and its parking lot, featuring appearance by the Bailey's and Guinness girls, promo giveaways, green Miller beer, and turntablism by DJs Pickster One, Element, and Tricky T. 2 p.m.-4 a.m. $5 until 5 p.m., $10 afterward. Call 480-425-0111.
1744 S. Val Vista Dr., #101, Mesa
Opens at 7 a.m. with a "kegs and eggs" breakfast, with corned beef and cabbage and other Irish eats served all day. There will also be an appearance by the Guinness Girls, bead tosses, prize and promo giveaways, music by Booya at 11 a.m., Irish step dancers at 1:30 p.m., the Brid Dower Band at 3 p.m., and more. Open until 2 a.m. $5. Call 480-507-7827.
Monkey Pants Bar & Grill
3223 S. Mill Ave., Tempe
The "No Irish Allowed St. Patty's Day All Spanking Soiree," where you can "paint the town red like an Irish girl's crotch" with free leg-humping by Artie the Irish Amputee for the first 128 people (or "until Artie is spent"), Scottish head-butting with a guy named Scott, a Mexican mariachi band at 8 p.m., $1 green tequila shots, and $3 Snake Bite shots. 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 480-377-8100.