10 Ways To Spend St. Patrick’s Day in Knoxville 2018

Grab your green, March 17th is almost here! Whether you're going on a hike, doing an Irish jig or enjoying a green beer we want to help you plan your perfect St. Patrick's Day in Knoxville!

Four Leaf Peat Concert

Do a little jig at the Four Leaf Peat concert this weekend! The quartet is putting on a special Irish folk show for St. Patrick’s Day! Experience a combination of Appalachian musical heritage with traditional Irish sound. You’ll hear a fiddle, guitar, bouzouki, mandolin, hammer, dulcimer, bodhrán, flute and whistle from this local group!

TIME: March 16th, 8PM

COST: $21.50

WHERE: The Bijou Theatre

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St. Patrick's Day at Casual Pint Farragut

Start your day with eggs and kegs (no word on if eggs will be served with green ham)! Keep the party going all St. Patrick’s Day with live music, Irish dances, food and beer!

TIME: March 17th, 8AM – midnight


WHERE: Casual Pint – Farragut location

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St. Patrick's Day Hike

Join the hunt for a four leaf clover – well really, it’s just a hike on St. Patrick’s Day! Grab the family for an hour/ hour and a half hike on UT Arboretum’s trails! Make sure to wear boots or good shoes for outdoor walking!

TIME: March 17th, 9AM


WHERE: UT Arboretum Auditorium

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Mind Yer P's and Q's: The Irish Times St. Patrick's Day Celebration

This Irish-themed pub is going all out for St. Patrick’s Day! Expect live music, green beer and authentic Irish food! Make sure to wear your green – or get pinched!

TIME: March 17th, 11AM – midnight


WHERE: Mind Yer P’s and Q’s

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St. Patrick's Day Dinner at Emerald Isle

Emerald Isle has created a special Appalachian-Irish inspired dinner menu for St. Patrick’s Day! Chef Shelley Cooper is serving up seafood chowder, fish & chips, corned beef & cabbage, bangers & mash, twice cooked lamb shank, Guinness chocolate stout cake and apple pudding. Make your reservations by clicking the link below or calling 1-(800)-369-0111 ext. 1.

TIME: March 17th, 5PM – 9PM


WHERE: Dancing Bear Lodge in Townsend

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Royal Hounds Concert

Spend St. Paddy’s Day with rock group, The Royal Hounds. The Nashville-based band is headed to The Scruffy City to join the party at The Shed Smokehouse & Juke Joint! Get ready to dance or *jig* with this high-energy show!

TIME: March 17th, 7PM – 11PM

COST: $10

WHERE: The Shed Smokehouse & Juke Joint

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Knox Shamrock Fest

Knox Shamrock Fest is an annual family-friendly Irish celebration in downtown! Starting at 3 p.m., Market Square will transform into a space filled with live Irish music, cultural demonstrations and children’s activities. Catch concert headliner Way Sneaky Eddie at 8 p.m.

This St. Patrick’s Day festival is put on by the East Tennessee Kidney Foundation. Their mission is to enhance the lives of all East Tennesseans affected by kidney disease through education, detection and promotion of organ donation!

TIME: March 17th, 10AM – 10PM


WHERE: Market Square

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St. Patrick's Day Cel-O'bragh-tion

Three bands, a beer garden and some of the best food in Knoxville! Get in on the fun at Krutch Park downtown. Don’t forget to wear your best green!

TIME: March 17th, 11AM – 8PM


WHERE: Downtown – Gay St. & Krutch Park

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St. Patrick's Day Pub Crawl

Call your all your friends…there’s a St. Paddy’s Pub Crawl in the Old City! Bar hop between Southbound, Carleo’s and Wagon Wheel to round out your green holiday! There will be live music on the 3rd floor of Southbound. The pub crawl is partnering with the Hilton downtown for discounted rooms!

TIME: March 17th, 5PM – 2AM

COST: $10 wristbands

WHERE: Southbound Knoxville, Carleo’s and Wagon Wheel

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Irish Toasts and Tales: An Evening of Stories and Spirits

Susan and Steve Fulbright from The Smoky Mountain Storytellers Association are presenting Celtic Tales perfect for St. Patrick’s Day! Sip on holiday-themed cocktails from Maple Hall while listening about giants, leprechauns and legends! Seating is first come, first served.

TIME: March 17th, 8PM – 10PM

COST: no cover

WHERE: Maple Hall

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