St. Patrick’s day may come from Ireland, but it’s celebrated worldwide. Tacoma has many options to suit your fancy, and here are a few of them to choose from:
Hit the bars
Westgate Bare & Grill – Live music by Jerry Miller
The Swiss Pub & Restaurant – Live bagpipers
Bring the kiddos
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium will have special themed food for the animals, which will be presented at various times throughout the day. For a schedule of feeds visit their website.
Keep those resolutions
Stay fit and keep your new year’s resolution to be healthy through the holidays by participating in the 2013 St. Paddy’s Day Run. There are options for a 1K, 5K, 10K, or a half marathon. Register here.
Make a day trip of it
Head out to Seattle and spend the day celebrating by visiting the St. Patricks’ Day Parade along 4th Avenue (free), swinging by the Irish Festival at the Seattle Center, and ending the night at one of Seattle’s many pubs. For more ideas in Seattle, click here.