Posted on 2/21/2024

St Patrick's Day on 30a

The luck o’ the Irish meets the luck of the Emerald Coast this St. Patrick’s Day!

If you’re ready to indulge in the fun of this lively holiday, 30A is the place to be. Besides the typical daily fun under the sun and at the beach, there are several places to go green this St. Patty’s Day. From live music to free-flowing drinks, these celebrations are sure to be a blast. Check out these fun events on Scenic Highway 30A to make the most of your Gulf Coast holiday.

Fish Out of Water St. Patty’s Day Celebration

Fish Out of Water is a large, family-style restaurant and bar overlooking the gorgeous Gulf of Mexico in WaterColor on 30A. So, of course, it’s a great spot to party with family and friends this St. Patrick’s Day. Don’t forget to wear green and come for a good time. FOOW will offer chef-inspired featured meals, green beer and cocktails, and live music. Artist Weston Hines will kick up the energy by playing Irish-style music from 5pm to 8pm. The celebration runs from 4pm to 10pm on Sunday, March 17.

Blues, Tacos & Tequila at Red Fish Taco

Red Fish Taco in Blue Mountain Beach on 30A is the place to visit for good food, booze, music, and electric energy! And this St. Patty’s Day is no exception. Over St. Patrick’s Day weekend, Red Fish Taco is hosting its Blues, Tacos & Tequila event. This weekend-long celebration will feature soulful blues rhythms, wailing guitars, tantalizing tacos, and expertly crafted tequila drinks. It’s no surprise that the tacos alone are worth coming for—from blackened fish tacos to street tacos and everything in between, these tasty delights are Red Fish Taco’s specialty. The music and tequila are icing on the cake, and sure to make this a celebration you won’t forget! The event runs from 3pm to 9pm on both Saturday, March 16, and Sunday, March 17.

Live Music at 30A Restaurants

If you simply want to sit back, relax, and enjoy a tasty meal and live music this St. Patrick’s Day, there are plenty of 30A restaurants that will oblige!

     ☘️ Growler Garage in Dune Allen Beach will feature Shack N Up live from 5-8pm on
          Saturday, March 16.

     ☘️ Red Bar in Grayton Beach will feature Red Bar Jazz Band from 5:30pm to 9pm.

     ☘️ Stinky’s Fish Camp in Dune Allen Beach will feature the Steenos with Washboard John
          Reinlie at Sunday brunch from 11am-2pm.

Village of Baytowne Wharf

Though not actually on 30A, the Village of Baytowne Wharf is only a short drive from the scenic beach highway. If you’re up for a short trip, this is a great spot to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. The St. Paddy’s Day Paint the Village Green event runs from 6pm to 9pm. This family-friendly festival will include live music and the Carpenter Academy of Irish Dance. You’ll also get to enjoy a variety of restaurants, boutiques, galleries, activities, and more as you stroll through this eclectic, Disney-meets-New-Orleans-style venue.

Are you ready to go Emerald Coast green this March 17? Come party with us on 30A for St. Patrick’s Day. And if you haven’t already, don’t forget to book your 30A beach vacation rental. Give us a call or browse our rental selection online!

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