Ultimate Guide to St. Patrick’s Day in South Boston

Our Ulitmate Guide to St. Patrick’s Day in South Boston brings you all that is hip and happening this St. Patrick’s Day season, as we head into St. Patrick’s Day weekend.  We’ve got suggestions on what to wear and where to watch the parade. We’ve got lots of tips on entertaining and where to eat corned beef and cabbage this coming Sunday. We also have the info on where to catch live Irish music and which bars you can find your favorite cold beverage and friendly Southie service.

You can find parking information on our parking page along with information about the MBTA service and best T stops to go to find your ultimate viewing spot if you are taking the train to Boston.  We’ve got a list of all the places to you could want to eat and drink on Southie bars and dining and even ways to cure your hangover come Monday morning.

Whether you come to the parade every year or this is your first time in Boston for St. Patrick’s day, you can count on Caught in Southie to be your ultimate guide to what to do and where to go on St. Patrick’s day.

This isn’t your ordinary guide to St. Patrick’s Day – it’s the Ultimate Guide to St. Patrick’s Day in Southie and St. Patrick’s Day in Southie is not something you want to miss! The parade is Sunday, March 17th at 1 pm.

Dorchester Brewing Company will be celebrating St. Patrick’s Day as the Irish intended -with a full day of drinking great beer! They’re expanding their capacity to fit everyone IN who wants IN, so plenty of room for all! With fresh beer, live music, traditional food and more! ALL DAY: Beer Release. TBD  2-5pm: Live Music from Blue Light Bandits, an independent groove rock band from Worcester.  2pm-8pm: Food from Brato Brewhouse + Kitchen. They’ll be serving up their version of Irish food! Menu will include: Beer Brined Corned Beef: Stout Mustard, Fingerling Potatoes, Carrots, Braised Cabbage, Irish Pork Sausage: Garlic Mustard, Crispy Leeks, Irish Cheddar Grilled Cheese: Whiskey Glazed Onions, Rosemary Sourdough.  You can learn more here!


Senator Nick Collins will host the Annual St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast.  This holiday tradition will take place at the Raymond Flynn Cruise Terminal and feature a who’s who of elected officials and politicians.  The event starts at 10am and will air on NECN.