St. Patrick's Day is Sunday, March 17, this year. There are a lot of fun things happening that weekend for all ages. Check them out here:St. Patrick's Church (Pasco) is holding

Tri-Cities Encounter 2013: A Place for Us

at Three Rivers Convention Center March 16-17. Both days are free and open to the public. Saturday features three art exhibits, live music all day including pipe bands and local Celtic band Skweeze the Weezle. Sunday is a concert from 2-5 p.m. featuring nationally-acclaimed sibling super group Celtic Spring along with performances by the Mid-Columbia Symphony, the Mid-Columbia Ballet and the Mid-Columbia Mastersingers.


Shamrock n Roll at O'Callahans

March 16 starting at 5 p.m. inside the Richland Shilo Inn -- an Irish buffet with corn beef & cabbage plus all the trimmings and mash. The party will have Leprechaun bowling, traditional Irish entertainment and games and the Secret Shamrock.


The Pub

with festivities beginning at 11 a.m., the party will climax in the evening with bagpipers and an appearance by The Jameson Girls.


The Three Rivers Runners often do a foot race for St. Patrick's Day, but this year the only event on their website is the

Leprechaun's Dash

for children under age 15. The run is one mile and begins at 9:30 a.m. starting at R.F. McDougalls. Visit the website to register or learn more.


The Tri-City Country Club

is holding a dinner March 16 from 5:30-10 p.m.


White Bluffs Brewing

is holding a celebration March 16 from noon to 8 p.m.


Kimo Sports Bar

St. Patty's Day Party on March 16 with special guests The Atomic City Roller Girls. No cover charge.


Other establishments that traditionally hold St. Patrick's Day celebrations but did not have anything listed on a website include:

Jack-Sons Sports Bar
R.F. McDougalls

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