This is St. Patrick's Day in Rutherford
by Tracy Leigh
St. Patrick's Day is around the corner! Here's a list of festivities in town and surrounding areas, including some that are family friendly:
Friday, March 1st
☘️ 7 pm - 11 pm: 6th Annual Kip Beefsteak Dinner featuring Irish Comedian Mick Thomas at 55 Kip Center. $45 per person.
Sunday, March 3rd
☘️ 11 am - 7 pm: Blarney Station and Park Tavern (East Rutherford) will have tents set up outside their restaurants. Food and alcohol will be served outside.
☘️ 1 pm: Rutherford's 2nd Annual Rutherford Irish American Association St. Patrick's Day Parade on Park Ave.
Saturday, March 9th
☘️ 10 am: Board and Brush's (Rutherford) St. Patty's Day - Family Friendly Mini Sign Workshop for Ages 6 and Up. $35 a person. Seating is limited.
Saturday, March 9th continued...
☘️ 11 am - 2 pm: Shannon Rose's (Clifton) Kids' St. Patrick's Celebration. Enjoy Irish music, face painters, treasure from the Leprechaun and Leprechaun costume contest for kids! Proceeds from raffle baskets will benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Best dressed prize: FREE KID’S MEALS for a year!
Saturday, March 16th
☘️ 7 pm - 10 pm: The Woman's Club of Rutherford's Annual St. Patrick's Day Dinner. The dinner will be held at the Woman’s Club of Rutherford’s Clubhouse located at 201 Fairview Avenue (corner of Montross Avenue). Cost is $35 per person.
March 14th - 17th
☘️ Shannon Rose's (Clifton) St. Patrick's Day Celebration
Enjoy live music leading up to the big day, get your fill of Foods of Ireland, watch Irish step dancers and bagpipers and have some good ol’ fun!