St. Patrick’s Day is upon us!
You can save the all shenanigans for when you’re having fun with friends, because when it comes to everything else, we’ve got you covered.
Here are a few things you should know to make the most of your St. Patty’s Day:
☘️ Things to do for adults 🍻
There’s lots to do in Dayton for St. Patrick’s Day! Looking for adults-only fun with copious drinking and malarkey? The Dublin Pub, Flanagan’s, Timothy’s, Blind Bob’s, Beef O’ Brady’s and The Pub at The Greene are among the bars hosting St. Patty’s parties. For more information on each of their events see our guide.
🌈 Things to do for families ☘️
You can also take a different interpretation of the holiday and go GREEN for science.
☘️ What to eat
What about something more traditional?
Want something cheesy?
A storm system will approach the Miami Valley just in time for St. Patrick's Day, said Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Brett Collar.
Early Saturday morning the system will bring freezing rain and possible ice acccumulation. Slick roads and icy sidewalks could be an issue beginning at 4am Saturday, and last through noon.
If and only if you have a designated driver, they’ll need to find somewhere to park downtown.
Watch the video above for some tips and tricks to parking from the co-owner of the Dublin Pub himself, Steve Tieber.
Headed somewhere else downtown? Try these 7 parking hacks:
Since the weather lends itself to potentially dangerous driving conditions, BEFORE adult beverages are involved, you may consider getting a ride to the festivities.
>>DON’T DRINK AND DRIVE: Uber, AAA offer special deals
Uber and AAA are offering special deals in some cities so that party goers don’t get behind the wheel after drinking.
Check your Uber app to if any discount codes apply.
If you need a safe ride home, both AAA and Montgomery County Prosecutor Mat Heck will be supplying free cab rides home to Montgomery County residents. 6 p.m. Friday to 6 a.m. Sunday.