Things to do March 15 – March 17

Happy St Patricks Day

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Perth Amboy, check out South Amboy’s parade. Enjoy live music, food and drink specials this weekend and more.

Shop Rite St. Patrick’s Day Specials
Great specials on Irish butter, Irish cheese, Irish soda bread, corned beef, green cupcakes and more.  Prepare your own St. Patrick’s Day feast, try this great fusion tip for Latin style Shepherd’s Pie- add sofrito and olives to the ground beef or lamb.

McDonald’s St. Patrick’s Day Special Shamrock Shake 633 New Brunswick Ave
For a limited time enjoy this green mint flavored milkshake!

Dunkin Donuts St. Patrick’s Day Specials 626 State St & 482 Smith St
Enjoy Irish Creme coffees and Mint Brownie donut.

St. Patrick’s Day Special at Perth Amboy Carvel 284 New Brunswick Ave
Pick up the St. Patrick’s Day Cookie O’Puss Ice Cream Cake

St. Patrick’s Day Special at the Superior Diner
Enjoy the special corned beed and cabbage with boiled potatoes, soup and salad all weekend.

St. John Paul II Parish Family Fish Fry Friday March 15th   5-8 pm 500 State St
$10 adults, kids $6. Menu- salad, fish, 2 sides (option pierogies instead of fish) dessert, coffee, tea. Wine and Sangria available. Take out from 4pm

Happy Hour on the Waterfront at the Armory Friday March 15th    4-7 pm
Enjoy drink specials like $20 pitcher Sangria, $3 beers, $5 margaritas, 1/2 price select bottles of wine and more. Also $10 seafood appetizer and Rodizio specials.

Perth Amboy High School Spring Musical  Fri & Sat March 15th  & 16th at 7 pm
Enjoy the production of 9 to 5 with live orchestra at the high school auditorium 300 Eagle Ave. Sunday matinee at 2pm.

The Loayza Latin Band at Sangria Lounge Friday March 15th    Doors at 8pm
Great live music. Free. Drink specials til 11pm. $3 all beers. $5 all drinks.

South Amboy St. Patrick’s Day Parade Saturday March 16th 2-4pm Bordentown Ave & Broadway
Along with bag pipes, the top St. Patrick’s Day Parade in the State will also feature a salsa band as part of the music lineup featuring David Cedeño and His Orchestra. Yolanda Flores, from Perth Amboy, is an honored guest of the parade.  Barry Rosengarten from Perth Amboy is Master of Ceremonies.

Raritan Yacht Club St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Saturday March 16th from 5-9pm
Celebrate with the Heritage Irish Dance Troop and a special Irish Menu. Space is limited, make reservations at or call the Galley. For members.

Hibernians of Perth Amboy 71st Irish flag raising ceremony Sunday March 17th
11am At City Hall Circle

St. Patrick’s Day at The Barge Restaurant & Cocktail Lounge Sunday March 17th
Enjoy an Irish meal featuring corned beef & cabbage all day long, as well as delicious seafood and steaks and drinks.

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration at Terrazza  Sunday March 17th
Enjoy a great St. Patrick’s Day Celebration with food & drink specials all day and a DJ.  Jameson Irish Whiskey $4 shot specials and $3 Guinness bottles.

Talk a walk on the waterfront in beautiful historic Perth Amboy Saturday & Sunday March 16 & 17
Enjoy this beautiful pre-spring weather with a waterfront walk. Free parking at the marina or along Sadowski Parkway, where there are also scenic benches to stop and enjoy taking in the views.

Visit Proprietary House on St. Patrick’s Day Sunday March 17th   from 1 -4 pm
Enjoy tea & a tour of the Royal Governor’s Mansion before planned restoration work begins. Proprietary House will be closed from March 18-April 24th

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