2023 St. Patrick’s Day Events

Sturgeon Bay Celebrates St. Pat’s Day with Parade, Music, Market

Celebrate your Irish spirit by attending the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade, presented with Kitty O’Reillys, on Saturday, March 11, starting at 11 am. It will leave from Sawyer Park on Oak Street, travel on Madison Avenue, cross the Michigan Street bridge, proceed on 3rd Avenue and finish at Jefferson Street. 

Before and after the parade, Kitty O’Reillys will host its annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration: breakfast starting at 8 am, and live music by Whiskey Ditch and The Paul Hanna Band, 1-7 pm. Also enjoy St. Patrick’s Day favorites, including corned beef and cabbage, fish and chips, and Irish stew. 

Third Avenue PlayWorks will join the fun by hosting its second Indoor Winter Market on March 11, 10 am – 2 pm, at 239 N. 3rd Ave.

St. Patty’s Event Lineup

Kitty O’Reilly’s St. Patrick’s Celebration

March 11, breakfast starts at 8 am

Kitty O’Reilly’s Irish Pub, 59 E. Oak St. in Sturgeon Bay

Chow down on Irish favorites such as Reubens, corned beef and cabbage, Irish coffee and green beer. A bagpiper plays 12-2 pm, and Whiskey Ditch and the Paul Hanna Band entertain 1-7 pm.

Whiskey Ditch will be back this year at Kitty O’Reilly’s for St. Patrick’s Day. Photo by Rachel Lukas.

St. Patrick’s Parade

March 11, 11 am 

Downtown Sturgeon Bay

Watch festive floats travel from Sawyer Park to Jefferson Street.

St. Patrick’s Party

March 11

Stone Harbor Resort, 107 N. 1st Ave. in Sturgeon Bay

The John Welch Band plays 1-5 pm; then Koepke Laforce takes the stage 6:30-10 pm.

Irish Folk Music

March 11, 12-3 pm

Harbor Ridge Winery, 4690 Rainbow Ridge Court in Egg Harbor

Gerry Sloan performs Irish folk songs.

It was a happy crowd at Kitty O’Reilly’s during last year’s festivities. Photo by Rachel Lukas.

St. Patrick’s Party

March 15, 11:30 am

Aging and Disability Resource Center of Door County, 916 N. 14th Ave. in Sturgeon Bay

Listen to Irish accordion music; then enjoy an Irish-themed lunch. Call 920.746.2372 to register.

Blarney on the Bluff

March 17, 4 pm

Carrington at the Landmark Resort, 7643 Hillside Road in Egg Harbor

Enjoy shepherd’s pie, Dublin drops and other Irish classics.

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