Atlantic Station, Shamrock the Station: This family-friendly St. Patrick’s Day celebration takes place Saturday, March 14, 2 – 10 p.m. Visitors to Central Park can enjoy activities including face painting, sand art and cookie decorating with Great American Cookies. There will also be a photo booth and cold beer from Meehan’s Public House. Irish-themed music will be provided by DJ Pat O’Brien and Two Pipers and a Snare Drummer while dancers from Mulligan School of Irish Dance perform a traditional step dance. At 7 p.m., The Ruckus takes the stage followed by a display of green fireworks. The event is free. Food and beverage prices vary.
Andrews Entertainment District: Get free admission before 4 p.m. to the St. Paddy’s Day Party when you use the promo code “lucky4” at checkout. The 21 and over Party starts with Kegs & Eggs in Stout Irish Sports Pub at 9 a.m. There will be live music beginning at 1:30 p.m. and a Bangers Eating Contest. Enjoy drink specials, shot specials and more. Regular priced tickets are $20. See here for event tickets and to enter the discount code.
Sprinkles: Celebrate with an Irish Chocolate cupcake featuring Belgian dark chocolate cake topped with a Baileys Irish cream cheese frosting. The classic Red Velvet cake will have a new hue – the light chocolate cake is tinted green and topped with cream cheese frosting. Whisper “pot o’ gold” on Tuesday, March 17 and you will get a free green velvet cupcake with purchase.
The Luck of Avalon: On Tuesday, March 17 from 2 – 10 p.m., visit Avalon in Alpharetta for a scavenger hunt, pub crawl, live music and more in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. From 2 – 3 p.m., the Luck of Avalon Scavenger Hunt lets little ones find hidden surprises around Avalon. Families can meet at 2 p.m. to register or RSVP on Avalon’s Facebook event page. Pub Crawl festivities start at 3 p.m. with a pub crawl map and “Luck of Avalon” cup from Concierge. Participating locations will have a shamrock decal on their storefront. Guest will also enjoy specials such as green bagels at Goldberg’s, Irish Toddies at Oak Steakhouse, and complimentary koozies at Vineyard Vines. Participate in lawn games like corn hole, bocce ball and more, listen to music from various bands and enjoy St. Patrick’s Day-inspired performances. Avalon, 2200 Avalon Boulevard, Alpharetta.
LifeLine Animal Project ‘Adopt a Lucky Charm’ promotion: Now through March 31, any dog or puppy may be adopted for $40, and any cat and kitten may be adopted for $25. Standard adoption screening criteria still applies. Adopted pets will be spayed or neutered, microchipped, vaccinated, heartworm or combo tested and dewormed.
Bourbon Bar: Visit Bourbon Bar on Tuesday March, 17 for $3 draft beers, $3 bottles of Guinness and $5 Jameson cocktails all night long. You can also get plates of shepherd’s pie available for $7. For more information, call 404-946-9070.
W Atlanta Buckhead’s ” Lucky You” Weekend Package: Book the LUCKY YOU Weekend Package and get a chance to win hotel perks. The LUCKY YOU Weekend Package includes a GET LUCKY Lottery Ticket at check-in, a Wonderful Room and two complimentary Sip Slips to be used at the Living Room bar. Rates start at $144 (based on availability) for overnight stays Thursday – Sunday. To book the LUCKY YOU Weekend Package, call 877-946-8357 and mention rate code “LBPKG1” or visit www.watlantabuckhead.com/luckyyou. The lottery ticket gives you the chance to win movie tickets, free appetizers, 50 percent room rate discounts and more.