Where to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Los Angeles

Wear green this St. Patrick’s Day in L.A. as you nurse a pint at an Irish bar, chow down on fish and chips and more

Hermosa Beach St. Patrick's Day Parade.
Photograph: Courtesy Hermosa Beach Chamber of CommerceHermosa Beach St. Patrick's Day Parade.

St. Patrick’s Day in Los Angeles takes a little bit of planning—as far as drinking holidays in a car-centric city go—but with our guide, you’ll be toasting the Irish in no time. Find the best Irish bars in Los Angeles with Guinness pours that are up to scratch, and the crispiest fish and chips this side of the pond. From parades and family-friendly activities to parties and concerts, there are all kind of events. If all else fails and you just can’t handle all that green beer, might we suggest a dram of Irish whiskey at one of the best whiskey bars in town? Sláinte!

When is St. Patrick’s Day?

St. Patrick’s Day is on Saturday, March 17, 2018.

St. Patrick’s Day events and things to do

St. Patrick's Day events in Los Angeles
Things to do

St. Patrick's Day events in Los Angeles

Where to eat and drink on St. Patrick’s Day

Best Irish pubs in Los Angeles
Bars

Best Irish pubs in Los Angeles

The best fish and chips restaurants
Restaurants

The best fish and chips restaurants

L.A.'s best whiskey bars
Bars

L.A.'s best whiskey bars

The best Irish coffees in Los Angeles
Bars

The best Irish coffees in Los Angeles

Best beer bars in L.A.
Bars

Best beer bars in L.A.

Best dive bars in L.A.
Bars

Best dive bars in L.A.

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