Summary What's St. Patrick's Day without a night of fun with your friends? If you're headed to downtown Naperville for its parade on March 15, 2014, stop into Quigley's Irish Pub. Located in downtown Naperville, the pub will have live music on Saturday and Monday in honor of the celebration.
Summary BOSTON (CBS) - What do the lands of Vikings, Leprechauns and Sunshine all have in common? They're part of some fun goings-on and giveaways in Boston this coming St. Patrick's Day weekend. And since many of you are quite sick of New England winter, we figured we'd clue you in on a few ways to escape.
Summary It's almost St. Patrick's Day! Mine has been drafting ideas for a bigger and better leprechaun trap for weeks now, and there's glitter and glue as far as he eye can see. There's nothing that gets a crafty's kids creative juices flowing quite like a holiday.
Summary St. Patrick's Day Colcannon Gratinee (Photo from BNE Group). "It is not something that I grew up with but really fell in love with the idea. I am always surprised it is not more popular, it is a great holiday side dish and an upgrade to regular mashed potatoes." Render the bacon about half way until chewy in the butter.
Summary There are St. Patty's Day parades, and then there is the Ocean County St. Patrick's Day Parade in Seaside Heights and Seaside Park today. Quilt Fest of New Jersey . Quilters from New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania are competing for thousands in prize money and awards such as "Best of New Jersey," "Best Use of Embellishments" and "Best Pictorial Quilt" at the Tri-State Quilt Competition, part of this weekend's Quilt Fest of New Jersey.
Summary The maker of Sam Adams beer announced Friday that it is withdrawing its sponsorship of Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade because organizers exclude gay groups. A Boston Beer Co. spokeswoman did not immediately return a call. The Irish-American mayor said he would not march in the parade unless gay groups were allowed to march.
Summary The 18th annual Charlotte Goes Green/St. Patrick's Day Parade will be 11 am. Saturday in uptown Charlotte. The parade will march south on Tryon Street, take a left on Third, then march to Caldwell Street. Grand marshal is Tom Murray, CEO of the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority. charlottestpatsday.com .
Summary CHICAGO -- Kirk Dillard is trying to drum up support for his gubernatorial campaign in the traditional Republican stronghold of DuPage County. The state senator from Hinsdale spent Saturday marching in the Naperville St. Patrick's Day parade before spending time with at a congressional campaign event for state Rep. Darlene Senger. Spokesman Wes Bleed says the suburban area is the "heart and soul" of where the campaign plans to stump for votes before Tuesday's primary.
Summary LAS VEGAS -- A slew of sporting events, conventions and other events are expected to make March a record month for tourism in Las Vegas, according to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitor Authority. "And there were at least a 1,000 in this place just going crazy as we walked down the South Point. It was great." The events are expected to draw thousands of people, in addition to regular spring visitors and the crowds flocking to resort-hotel pools opening on the Strip.
Summary 'Tis not too early to start celebrating St. Patrick's Day. Enjoy the music and dance of the Emerald Isle on Tuesday at the Newberry Opera House when Dublin's Irish Cabaret takes the stage. Featuring the lively music of Irish singer/songwriter Andy Cooney and a bit o' malarkey from Irish comedian Noel V. Ginnity, the cabaret offers the next best thing to a day in Dublin.
Summary NEW YORK -- St. Patrick's Day festivities are in full swing with the usual merriment of bagpipes and beer, but political tensions lingered in the northeastern U.S., where city leaders will be conspicuously absent from parades over gay rights issues. Mayor Martin Walsh wasn't marching in Boston's parade Sunday, either, after talks broke down that would have allowed a gay group to march. In Ireland, St. Patrick's Day provides the launch of the country's annual push for tourism, a big part of the rural economy.