The top 5 things to do on St Patrick’s Day in Temecula Valley

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Every year I think, “What should I do on St. Patrick’s Day to experience Irish Culture?” Well look no further, we have the top five things to do in Temecula on St. Patrick’s Day – March 17th, 2018.

For those looking to drink green beer, listen to music, and watch a motorcross show, or meet real Irish people:

  • South Side

From Killarneys website:

Killarney’s Restaurant & Irish Pub
32475 Temecula Pkwy, Temecula, Ca. 92592 • 951.302.8338

Open at 8am for kegs and eggs. It is $30.00 for breakfast and select drinks/beer till 10:30.

The California Celts will be rocking the stage from 11am to 5pm

The Get Down party will be taking the stage from 7pm to Close

MotoX jumping will be at 3pm, 5:30 and 8pm.

That’s right they have a Motorcross ramp built in the parking lot and the riders actually jump the beer tent!

Cover charges start at 11:00 am which is $10.00 for 16 and over.

At 2pm the cover will switch to $20.00. When you pay a cover you will get a wrist band which is good for all day as long as it stays on your wrist.

For more information on St Patrick’s Day or any other news, follow on Facebook ( ) or give us a call @ 951-302-8338.


  • North Side

The Shamrock – Irish Pub & Eatery
39252 Winchester Rd, # 145, Murrieta, California 92563

Don’t Party Like the Irish, Party WITH The Irish! Nobody does St Patrick’s Day like The Shamrock at the #1 Irish Pub in California. Paddy’s Day falls on a Saturday this year.

Entertainment comes from a band that flew all the way to California from Ireland for this special occasion – The Casey’s featuring Dubliners: Pete the Piano Man & very talented Peter Casey.

Live music will go from 2:30pm all the way through until midnight with breaks for party music & pipes!

Also, there will be The Guinness marquee (a large party tent), pipes and drums, party DJ, green beer, corned beef & cabbage and other surprises. It’s going to be another incredible St Patrick’s Day! Sláinte!

This is a 21+ event from 2pm.
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Opens at 10am, From 2pm onwards there is a $15 cover charge to enter the pub and included with this is a $10 voucher that can be redeemed at the gate of the Get Shamrocked Irish Music Festival in September.


For those searching for their pot of gold, Pechanga will offer some ways to win and have fun:

Pechanga Casino

45000 Pechanga Parkway Temecula, CA 92592

The St. Paddy’s Day Hot Seat promotion happens Saturday, March 17 from 10:00a.m. to 8:00p.m. Every 5 minutes, one slot or table games player with his or her Pechanga Club Card properly inserted into the machine or registered at the table game will be randomly selected to win $100 in EasyPlay®. To be eligible to win, players must be a member of The Club at Pechanga. Signing up is free and easy and may be done anytime at the club desk located on the main casino level. Guests must be 21 or older to sign up and to play in the casino.


If you want to drink on St. Patrick’s Day, but have a running problem:

St. Patrick’s Day 5K & 15K

Cougar Vineyard and Winery

39870 De Portola Rd, Temecula, CA 92592

Join us for the 7th Annual St. Patrick’s Day 5K & 15K at Cougar Vineyard & Winery in beautiful Temecula! Race through country roads and vineyards and wind your way to the finish line where you will be awarded with a well-deserved glass of green bubbly! 21+ race entry includes optional t-shirt, a glass of bubbly, a collectible stemless flute, and the cutest succulent you’ve ever seen (this is in lieu of a finisher medal). This is a challenging, hilly course, so be prepared for an exhilarating run! A portion of the proceeds from this event go to our beneficiary, Rose Again Foundation. Rose Again Foundation supports local Temecula orphaned and foster youth.


If you just want to have a fun day with the kids:

The blog, Typical Mom, features a fun St. Patrick’s Day treat to make with the kids: