St Patricks Day Chicago 2014

St. Patrick’s Day 2014

The best St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago is at Fadó Irish Pub in River North. The St. Patrick’s Day festivities at Fadó on March 15th-March 17th is the most anticipated St. Paddy’s celebration in Chicago. Saturday March 15th is the biggest St. Patrick’s Day party in Chicago – Doors open early for European sports, live entertainment all day, and a special Parade Day menu.

As usual, the celebration starts much earlier than Saturday, March 15th. Fadó hosts lead up events all month to get ready for the big weekend!


Super Saturday - Saturday, March 15

7am – Doors open for European sports including English Premier League soccer and 6 Nations Rugby.

Full brunch menu til 11am and Special Parade Day menu after 11am.

Live Music all day!

Noon: Nappertandy

6pm: Shannon Rovers Bag Pipers

8pm: Diver

DJ spinning downstairs starting at 10pm and keeping the party going until late.

21+ all day. $10 cover all day.


St Patrick’s Day - Monday, March 17

Doors open at 9am.

Brunch served until 11am and full menu available after 11am.

Full day of live music:

2pm: Donnybrook

8pm: Nappertandy

Shannon Rovers Bag Pipers throughout the day

$10 cover starts at 2pm. 21+ after 2pm.

St. Baldrick’s Charity Fundraising Head Shaving Event - Friday, March 14

The annual head-shaving event where the community raises money and awareness to help fight children’s cancer. Over 100 shavees have already registered to help beat the $250,000 goal! It’s great craic for a great cause.  Go here to learn more or to donate.

Live Music with Morgan starts at 10pm. No Cover.

Lead Up Events to St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago at Fadó

Sunday, March 9 - Trad Sunday with Special Irish Pub Film Screening and Director Q&A

The Irish Pub film is a eulogy of sorts for the old time Irish pub and not to be missed.  Q&A with Director: Alex Fagan, who received critical acclaim in Ireland, scheduled after the screening. $10 tickets available for purchase at the pub. Limited seating.

Monday, March 10 – Chicago Fireman Guest Bartender Event

A great community event with Chicago Firemen from the firehouse right around the corner from us! The event raises money to benefit The Leary Foundation. A tie-in with the Guinness Made of More campaign.

Wednesday, March 12 - Paddy’s Day Pub Quiz – Guinness Costume tee giveaway

Free Guinness custom tee! Smithwick’s and Guinness pint specials. All-Irish Quiz night!  Free and open to the Public – St. Patrick’s Day passes up for grabs. $4 Carlsberg cans and $5 house wine *Quizzers should also mark their calendars for Super Pub Quiz on Wednesday, March 19th with a 500 cash prize up for grabs.

Sunday, March 16 – Trad. Sunday

Doors open early at 8.30am with European sports, featuring Liverpool v Manchester United. Full brunch menu and live traditional Irish music from Anois from 12pm-3pm. No cover.