Alandale's St. Patrick's Day Celebration: Alandale Brewing Company celebrates St. Patrick's Day by serving the best house-cured corned beef in the area, plus the Graham Academy of Irish Dance performs at 7 p.m. Sat., March 17. Alandale Brewing Company, 105 East Jefferson, Kirkwood, 314-966-2739, www.alandalebrewing.com.
AT&T Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade: The 38th annual parade kicks off at noon from 20th and Market streets and will feature more than 17 bands, 5,000 marchers and dozens of floats. Sat., March 17, noon, free.
Bamboo Bistro's St. Pat's Day: In the heart of downtown, find great spirits and culinary creations before or after the parade. Sat., March 17. Bamboo Bistro, 214 North Fourth St., 314-241-8884.
Big Daddy's St. Patrick's Day Party: Come party at Big Daddy's, "The Best Bar in the Whole Wide World." Join them during the day for lunch or dance the night away. Sat., March 17, 10-1:30 a.m. Big Daddy's, 1000 Sidney St., 314-771-3066, www.bigdaddys-soulard.com.
Bistro 517's St. Patrick's Cuisine: Bistro 517 will serve an exclusive, private dinner party. Their catering company was inspired by County Cork's Darina Allen; call 314-822-3741 for more information. Bistro 517, 517 Gray Barn Ln., Kirkwood.
City Diner's St. Pat's Day: City Diner will serve up a corned beef and cabbage with potatoes special for $6.95. Sat., March 17, 12-10 p.m. City Diner, 3139 South Grand Blvd., 314-772-6100, www.citydiner.us.
Dante's St. Patrick's Day Party with Marques Wyatt: The best in electro and House music with Marques Wyatt of Deep LA/Om Records. Sat., March 17, 9 p.m., $10. Dante's, 3221 Olive Blvd., 314-652-2369.
DB's St. Pat's Day: Featuring food specials, Irish bombs made with Jameson for $5 and shamrock shots for $2. Sat., March 17. DB's Sports Bar, 1615 South Broadway, 314-588-2141.
Dooley's Ltd.'s St. Pat's Day: Stop by on St. Pat's Day for Irish music, drinks, food and karaoke, just blocks from the parade route! Sat., March 17. Dooley's Ltd. Restaurant & Pub, 308 North Eighth St., 314-231-4200, www.dooleysrestaurant.com.
Ferguson's St. Patrick's Day: Enjoy this true Irish celebration of food, music and dancing; ticket includes dinner, beer and wine, along with entertainment from a DJ and Irish dancers; call 314-521-4661 for more information. Sat., March 17, 6 p.m., $15. Savoy Banquet Center, 119 South Florissant Rd., 314-521-4500.
Growlers Creve Coeur St. Pat's Celebration: Featuring a breakfast buffet starting at 6 a.m., corned beef and cabbage at 11 a.m. and live music from the Tommy Martin Irish Duo starting at 7 a.m. Fri., March 16. Growlers Pub, 763 Old Ballas Rd., 314-432-3110, www.saucemagazine.com/growlerspub.
Growlers Sunset Hills St. Pat's Celebration: Featuring a breakfast buffet starting at 6 a.m., corned beef and cabbage at 11 a.m. and live music from the Barley Boys from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. A DJ starts at 8 p.m. Dine outside in their heated tent! Fri., March 16. Growlers Pub, 3811 South Lindbergh Blvd., 314-984-9009, www.saucemagazine.com/growlerspub.
Harry's St. Pat's: The place to be after the parade with music by Plastic. Sat., March 17. Harry's, 2144 Market St., 314-421-6969, www.harrysrestaurantandbar.com.
Helen Fitzgerald's 15th Annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration: Festivities include the Graham Academy Irish dancers, face painters, green draft beer and music from Extremely Pointless; Z107.7 broadcasts live from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sat., March 17, 6-1 a.m. Helen Fitzgerald's, 3660 South Lindbergh Blvd., 314-984-0026, www.helenfitzgeralds.net.
Irish Dance Performance at Mike Duffy's Pub and Grill: Graham Academy of Irish Dance will perform. Come gear up early for St. Patrick's Day! Thu., March 15, free. Mike Duffy's Pub and Grill, 124 West Jefferson Ave., 314-821-2025 Kirkwood.
Irish Music Afternoon with Duddybreeks: An afternoon of Irish music with Duddybreeks in the Eliot Room; a convenient location for after the downtown parade. Sat., March 17, 3:30-6:30 p.m., free. Schlafly Tap Room, 2100 Locust St., 314-241-2337, www.schlafly.com.
Irish Dance Performance at the Saint Louis Galleria: Graham Academy of Irish Dance will perform. Sat., March 17, 4-6 p.m., free. Saint Louis Galleria, Brentwood Blvd. & Clayton Rd., Richmond Heights, 314-863-6633, www.saintlouisgalleria.com.
Irish Step Dancing: Continue the weekend-long celebration on Sunday with a special free performance of the St. Louis Irish Arts. Sun., March 18, 1 p.m., free. Missouri History Museum, Lindell Blvd. & DeBaliviere Ave. (Forest Park), 314-454-3150, www.mohistory.org.
Iron O' Barley for a Day: Breakfast buffet opens at 8 a.m. for only $8; lunch of corned beef and cabbage, lamb stew and soda bread; live music with Tom Hall and Charlie Pfeffer during the day and Kevin Butterfield at night. Sat., March 17, 8 a.m.-11 p.m. Iron Barley, 5510 Virginia Ave., 314-351-4500.
Llywelyn's Central West End St. Patty's Day: Drink specials and great Irish food, plus music from Morning Vision Blue. Sat., March 17. Llywelyn's PubCWE, 4747 McPherson Ave., 314-361-3003, www.llywelynspub.com.
Llywelyn's Soulard St. Patty's Day: Drink specials and great Irish food and Irish music all day and New Rising Sun starting at 10 p.m. Sat., March 17, $5 after 9:30 p.m. Llywelyn's PubSoulard, 1732 Ninth St., 314-436-3255, www.llywelynspub.com