Enjoy St. Patrick's Day 2013 in Santa Fe. From harps to corned beef, you'll have a great time in The City Different. Here are some of the events for the weekend of St. Patrick's Day. It is always best to contact the venue to confirm the schedule.
Second Street Brewery in the Railyard
The Irish Benders play from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the brewery at the Railyard on Saturday March 16th. Then on Sunday, March 17th enjoy the music of The Free Range Ramblers by Loren Bienvenu. The string band is joined by special guests for a night of St. Patrick's day merriment. 5-8 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. Address: 1607 Paseo de Peralta.
Irish Whiskey Tasting at Susan's Wine Shop
On Saturday, March 16th Susan's Wine Shop offer s three one-hour seated seminars featuring six of their Irish Whiskies. There are three seatings by reservation only. The options for seatings are 12:30-1:30, 2:00-3:00 and 3:30-4:30. There are places for sixteen tasters at each seating and the charge is $15 for the seminar. Of that, $10 can be used towards a purchase that day in the store (some restrictions apply, of course) and as an incentive all of their Irish Whiskies will be on sale! To reserve a place at one of the seatings, go by the store to purchase a ticket ahead of time. They are requiring cash or check in payment—no credit cards or debit cards. Address: Corner of St. Francis and Cerrillos Road.
Belisma Irish Dancers at the Lensic
The performance features live music, and Regional Championship and Top Ten World Finalist Irish dancers from Santa Fe and Los Alamos. Also starring Michael Patrick Gallagher, former World Champion and lead of Riverdance. Gallagher’s updated work for Belisama, ‘Donegal Slip’ revisits a choice piece of new-traditional Irish dance set to Beoga’s melodic accordion and triangle sounds. Friday, March 15th at 7:30 p.m. More Information
Enjoy the music of the Irish Benders in the afternoon and evening of St. Patrick's Day, Sunday March 17th. Also known as The Backwoods Benders, this group of talented players magically transform every St Patrick's Day into your favorite Irish party band! The band features the music of Makem & Clancy, The Irish Rovers and all of your favorite Irish Pub Songs. You may even hear a little Chieftains and Celtic Women too! More Information.
Gerry Carthy at Santa Fe University School of Art & Design
Santa Fe University's School of Art and Design - Contemporary Music Department will present contributing faculty member Gerry Carthy in concert on St. Patrick’s Day, Sunday, March 17th, from 3 to 5 p.m. on the SFUAD campus. Carthy will perform traditional Celtic music assisted by SFUAD’s Celtic Ensemble, which he directs. More Information.
Bishop's Lodge St. Patrick's Celebration
Enjoy entertainment with Gerry Carthy & Friends from Ireland on Friday March 16th from 5 p.m. There will be lively music, drink specials and $8.00 Corned Beef and Cabbage. No cover charge. More Information.
High Desert Harps
On Saturday, March 16th and Sunday, March 17th High Desert Harps will play Irish music at two locations. On Saturday they will be playing at the David Richard Gallery on S. Guadalupe Street at 2 p.m. and then on Sunday from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. they will be at Collected Works Bookstore. Website: Linda Larkin, Harpist.
Zia Diner's St. Patrick's Day Menu
St. Patrick's Day, Sun. Mar. 17, 2013 the Zia Diner is featuring: Traditional Irish Specials, 3 - 7 p.m. and the music is: Railyard Reunion - Bluegrass Music. 326 S Guadalupe Street. Website.
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