Heading to Dublin for St Patrick’s Day? You’re in for a real treat, as the entire city is transformed in to one giant party! We’ve put together our top food & drink experiences to help you celebrate St Paddy’s Day the local way this March!

1. Howth Craft Beer & Seafood Tour with a local

Escape the madness of St Paddy’s Day in the city centre, and spend the afternoon eating the best locally-caught seafood in Ireland, washed down with local craft beer, guided by a passionate local and his dog. Explore the ancient coastal fishing village of Howth, meet local fishermen and stop at host Mark’s favourite locations to taste the best that Howth has to offer.

Don’t miss this amazing Craft Beer & Seafood Tour!

2. Irish Food Trail

What better way to experience Dublin than getting to try local produce and traditional Irish dishes in the company of a local tour guide. Take a stroll through the bustling city, explore the variety of different tastes, flavours and meet local people. You will visit 5 different venues where you will meet some of the people behind scenes. Enjoy a tasting in each place and meet the locals along way.

Book your spot on this Irish Food Trail tour!

3. Gaelic cooking class, dinner, and Craic

You can’t come to Dublin without trying traditional classics! Host Ann loves welcoming guests in to her home to share her delicious food, stories and culture in the heart of Dublin. You’ll help Ann cook a traditional Irish dinner, including soup with seasonal ingredients, Irish soda bread, Colcannon, and your own Irish Coffee, which you will then enjoy together in a fun, friendly atmosphere. Unlimited wine included. A really fun way to celebrate St Paddy’s Day, local-style!

Book Ann’s Gaelic cooking class and dinner here!

4. Real Dublin Beer Tasting

Avoid the St Paddy’s Day crowds and join local host Dermot for an afternoon in one of the newest and collect breweries right in the heart of Dublin whilst sampling some of Ireland’s best Craft Beer. You’ll sample various Craft beers from the 5 Lamps brewery, whilst soaking up local and historical knowledge. This is a great way to meet new people and spend your time hanging out with a local in Dublin.

Find out more about this Real Dublin Beer Tasting experience!

5. St Patrick’s Day Brewing

Fancy brewing your own beer? Artisan Brew Academy are hosting daily workshops in celebration for St Patrick’s Day. The experienced Brew Team will teach you how to create your very own craft beer in a fun, entertaining and interactive 3-hour workshop. You will discover the full process from ingredients through to bottling, capping and naming your own beer… and you can even personalise your beer with your very own label, cool huh? Help yourself to unlimited beer and sample a range of ales, lagers, ciders and stouts throughout the workshop! Cheers to that!

Discover more about this St Patrick’s Day Brewing experience!

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