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Loop 101 & Glendale Ave.
Sham Rock, at Westgate's Fountain Plaza, will host rock by The Chadwicks, Champagne Tap, and other bands. Patrons can also win prizes from a pot of gold or partake in Miller beer specials. 3 p.m. Call 623-772-4000.
The British Open
1334 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale
Dine on such traditional U.K. dishes as corned beef and cabbage, Stovies, and Scotch eggs. A bagpipe and drum band also performs at 5 p.m. and 6 p.m, and specials include $1 off drafts, domestic beers, wines, and well drinks. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-941-4915.
Casey Moore's Oyster House
850 S. Ash Ave., Tempe
The Tempe hangout will serve corned beef and cabbage, Irish stew, shepherd's pie, and other food selections at their annual St. Patty's Day Blowout. Leprechauns, bagpipers, and plenty of "hot chicks and cute boys" are also promised. 10 a.m.-2 a.m. Free until dusk. Call 480-968-9935 for evening cover charge.
6033 E. Cave Creek Rd., Cave Creek
This establishment celebrates a Cave Creek-style St. Patty's Day with Celtic folk artist Vyktoria Pratt Keating performs from 6 to 9 p.m., while corned beef and cabbage with jalapeños and Reuben sandwiches will be served, and $2 green beer specials available all day for those dressed for the holiday. Call 623-215-1400.
2000 E. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe
This Tempe Marketplace pub hosts an indoor/outdoor celebration beginning at 6 a.m. with an Irish breakfast buffet and a live broadcast of KUPD's "Morning Sickness" show. Live music from Inis, Cell Phone Cowboys, and other bands starts at 1 p.m. Open until 2 a.m. $10 Call 480-557-9087.
K O'Donnell's Bar & Grill
14850 N. Northsight Blvd., Scottsdale
Celebrate St. Patrick's with drink specials, giveaways, authentic Irish cuisine, and all the green beer you can possibly drink. Hillside Fire performs blues-rock stating at 5 p.m., and a shuttle service will be available to nearby apartment complexes. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-922-7200.
904 E. Pecos Dr., Chandler
Partake in $2 green Bud Light pints, $3 Lucky Leprechaun and Rainbow Rockets, $7.95 corned beef and cabbage with potatoes, green beads, giveaways, Irish stew, and plenty of the requisite Guinness. A free shuttle service will also be available. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. No cover before 5 p.m. Call 480-966-8200
8 South San Marcos Plaza, Chandler
St. Patrick's Day festival starts at 4 p.m. with dancing, games, and a beer tent featuring a dozen different Arizona breweries. The Knockabouts, GTR, and The Insomniacs provide live music all night. 7 a.m.-2 a.m. $20 pre-sale, $25 day of. Call 480-917-8700.
Skeptical Chymist Irish Restaurant
15688 N. Pima Rd., Scottsdale
The indoor/outdoor party promises live music from the Kyle Phelan Band and others, promo giveaways, Irish food, and prizes like Jameson signature iPods. Irish breakfasts will be served at 8 a.m. inside, and the outside festivities start at 11 a.m. Open until 2 a.m. $10. Call 480-609-8677.
Wally's American Pub & Grille
5029 N. 44th St.
7704 E. Doubletree Ranch Rd., Scottsdale
Both locations will celebrate with food and drink specials, as well as live music at the Scottsdale location. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Call 602-954-2040 and 480-596-7978.
BARS, CLUBS & PUBS
6770 N. Sunrise Blvd., Glendale
Louie's St. Pat's celebration with live music and DJs, $9 Reuben sandwiches with fries, $5 Irish Car Bombs, $4 Guinness pints and Jameson shots, $2.50 14-ounce green Budweiser, and more. Open until 2 a.m. Call 623-215-1400.
308 S, 2nd Ave.
St. Patty's party featuring deals on Irish liquor, green beer, and live music. Open until 2 a.m. Call 602-254-2925.
Brigett's Last Laugh
17222 N. Cave Creek Rd.
What's going on at Brigett's on St. Patty's Day? Drink specials, corned beef and cabbage, karaoke and a "Show Us Your Green Thing" contest for cash prizes, that's what. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Call 602-788-0507.
Churchill's Pub & Grill
2050 N. Alma School Rd., Chandler
Corned beef and cabbage, shepherd's pie, and other food special, as well as enough Irish whiskey, Car Bombs, and some Murphy's and Beamish on tap to keep you properly soused. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-857-9444.
CK's Tavern & Grill
4142 E. Chandler Blvd., Phoenix
Green beer, Guinness, and shot specials, and more. 5 p.m. Call 480-706-5564.
3110 N. Central Ave.
St. Patrick's Day bash with green beer, live music, and specials on Irish liquor. Open until 2 a.m. Call 602-200-8121.
Club McMardi Gras & VooDoo Lounge
8040 W. McDowell Rd., Scottsdale
St Patty's Party with music from 6 Years Older, and more. 8:30 p.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-970-5707 for cover.
Connolly's Bar & Grill
5160 W. Northern Ave., Glendale
Parking lot party with $1.50 corned beef sandwiches, DJs and dancing, promo giveaways, leprechauns, drink specials like $2 domestic drafts, and more. 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Call 623-915-5645.
The Dubliner Irish Pub
3841 E. Thunderbird Rd.
Live music, step dancing, and specials will be offered. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Call 602-867-0984.
720 W. Ray Rd., Chandler
This all-day St. Patrick's Day Party offers Tod's Famous corned beef and cabbage, green beer, specials on Guinness and Irish Car Bombs, and more. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Call 480-899-9804.