Irish music, dancing, food — even a limerick contest: There’s no shortage of ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Seattle and on the Eastside. Here are a dozen events taking place Monday, March 17, 2014.
Geoffrey Castle and his band celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Traditional Irish fare and drinks will be available. 7:30 p.m., Bake’s Place Bellevue, 155 108th Ave. N.E., Bellevue; $20 (425-454-2776 or www.bakesplacebellevue.com).
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Performances by Tyler Carson, Ronan O’ Mahoney, the Irish Experience, Irish Dancers and Pipes and Drums. 11 a.m., Celtic Swell, 2722 Alki Ave., Seattle (www.celticswell.com).
The Chieftain Irish Pub
$5 cover charge tokens will benefit the St. Francis House Food Bank. Live music all day. 9 a.m., The Chieftain Irish Pub, 908 12th Ave., Seattle; $5.
Conor Byrne Pub
Food trucks outside serving Irish dishes and live music by the Jamesons, Kevin Incroyable, Crumac and l’Orchestre d’Incroyable. 1 p.m., Conor Byrne Pub, 5140 Ballard Ave. N.W., Seattle; $10 (www.conorbyrnepub.com/calendar-of-events).
Fado Irish Pub
Doors open at 8 a.m. for ” Kegs and Eggs,” live music begins at 3.30 p.m. with performances by the True Romans Band, Hennessy and Co. and the Kennedy Brothers. Visits from the Seattle Firefighter Pipes and Drums Band throughout the day. 8 a.m., Fado Irish Pub, 801 First Ave., Seattle; $10-$15 (www.fadoirishpub.com/seattle/st-patricks-day-2014).
Breakfast from 9 a.m. -3 p.m., dinner service from 5 -10 p.m. (reservations appreciated). 9 a.m., Mulleady’s Irish Pub & Restaurant, 3055 21st Ave W., Seattle; $40 Dinner Menu; (206-283-8843 or www.mulleadyspub.com/seattle-magnolia-restaurant-bar-events).
Owl ‘N Thistle Irish Pub & Restaurant
Live music at 1 p.m. Owl ‘N Thistle Irish Pub & Restaurant, 808 Post Alley, Seattle; $10 (www.owlnthistle.com).
Celebrate St. Patrick with the Celtic-based songs, ballads and reels of Newfoundland performed by the Northwest’s only Newfoundland band Piper Stock Hill. 4 p.m., Old Pequliar, 1722 N.W. Market St., Seattle; $10 (206-782-8886).
Paddy Coyne’s Irish Pub
Live music by Erin MacNamee, the Bog Hoppers and Seattle Police Pipes and Drums. 10 a.m., Paddy Coyne’s Irish Pub, 1190 Thomas St., Seattle; $10 (www.paddycoynes.net).
A St. Patrick’s celebration with New Century Theatre Company that includes a 10-minute St. Paddy’s play writing contest and a Luck ‘o the Irish limerick challenge. Ticket includes two drinks and snacks. 7 p.m., Solo, 200 Roy St., Seattle; $25 (206-661-8223 or www.wearenctc.org).
T.S. McHugh’s Irish Pub & Restaurant
Music by Claypipe, Creeping Time and bagpipe music and Irish step dancers. 5 p.m., T.S. McHugh’s Irish Pub & Restaurant, 21 Mercer St., Seattle; $5 cover starts at 5 p.m. (206-282-1910 or tsmchughs.com/events/stpatricks).
Live music by the Paperboys. 8 p.m., The Tractor, 5213 Ballard Ave. N.W., Seattle; $20 (www.tractortavern.com).
Compiled by Jeff Albertson. To submit listings, go to seattletimes.com/submitlistings