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St Patrick's Day Party in Austin 2006

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While we wait for the final list of St Patrick's Day parties happening in Austin, here are a list of Irish pubs in Austin. You can bet each will have a huge St Patrick's Day Party

Things Celtic
1806 W. 35th Street, Austin, TX
It's not a pub. But this is the premiere place to go to pick up all things Irish for St. Patrick's Day. Great Irish music and gifts.

St Patrick's Day Party in Texas

Saint Patrick's Day is just a couple weeks away! The Celtic music goes on all day long here in Austin. Here are the schedules for some of the local pubs (times are subject to revision, and more acts are still being confirmed):

B. D. Riley's Pub, 204 E. 6th Street, Austin
11am Gan Fidil
2 pm Tip the Jar
5:30 pm Cluan
8:30 pm Pubcrawler
10:30 pm The Tea Merchants

The Dog & Duck Pub, corner of Guadelupe and 17th Streets, Austin:
The Bedlam Bards will be hosting the annual festivities at the Dog & Duck, starting at eleven in the morning and running until around midnight. The Bedlam Bards will also have copies of their new album, On the Drift: Music Inspired by Firefly and Serenity.

11:00am - Tea Merchants
12:00pm - Capitol City Highlanders
1:30pm - Cluan
2:30pm - Ptarmigan
4:00pm - Bedlam Bards
5:00pm - Silver Thistle Pipes & Drum Corps
6:00pm - Pub Crawlers
7:30pm - Ed Miller & Rich Brotherton
9:00pm - The Flametrick Subs

Opal Divine's Freehouse, 700 W. 6th Street, Austin
11:30-12:00pm - Silver Thistle Pipers & Drum
12:00-1:30pm - Paisley Close
1:50-3:10pm - Rich Brotherton & Ed Miller
3:30-4:50pm - Traveler
5:10-6:30pm - Shoulders

Opal Divine's, Penn Field, 3601 S. Congress Ave., Austin
Noon - Silver Thistle Pipers & Drum
12:30-1:30pm - Harpist "Doc" Grauzer
12:40-2:00pm - Brobdingnagian Bards
2:20-3:40pm - Paisley Close
4:00-5:20pm - Rich Brotherton & Ed Miilller
5:40-7:00pm -Traveler
7:20-8:30pm - Black Irish
8:30-9:00pm - Silver Thistle Pipers & Drum
9;00 - 10:20pm - Shootin' Pains
10:40 - 12:00am - Shoulders

Mother Egan's Irish Pub, 175 W. 6th St., Austin
11:15 AM - Tea Merchants
12:30 - APD Pipers
1:00 PM - Ed Miller and Rich Brotherton
2:00 PM - Uncle Earl
3:00 PM - Silver Thistle Pipes & Drum
4:30 PM - James Keane
5:15 PM - Cloggers
6:15 PM - James Keane
7:15 PM - Beausoleil
8:15 PM - Cluan
9:15 PM - Weary Boys
10:00 PM - The St. Patricks Day Throwdown! Note that the Throwdown has a $5.00 admission fee, which benefits the Celtic Cultural Center of Texas.
10:45 PM - Silver Thistle Pipes & Drum

Individual St. Patrick's Day schedules for some of our very talented Austin Celtic musicians are:

Silver Thistle Pipes and Drums
Opal Divine's-6th Street 11:30 - 12:00pm
Opal Divine's-South Congress 12:00 - 12:30pm
NXNW 11:30 - 1:00pm
Mother Egans 3:00 - 3:45pm
Bennigan's - Round Rock - 5:00 - 6:00pm
Dog & Duck Pub 5:00 - 6:00pm
Wells Branch Community Center 6:00 - 8:00pm
Opal Divine-South Congress 8:30 - 9:00pm
Hole in The Wall - Round Rock (downtown) 9:00 - 10:00pm
Bennigan's - San Marcos 8:30 - 9:30pm
Mother Egans 10:45 - 11:15pm

Ed Miller , with Rich Brotherton
1pm-1:45pm Mother Egan's Pub
1:50-3:10 Opal Divine's, downtown
4-5:20pm Opal Divine's Penn Field
7:30-9pm Dog & Duck Pub

1:30pm-2:30pm, The Dog & Duck Pub
3pm-4pm, Fado Irish Pub
5:30-7:30pm, BD Riley's Irish Pub
8:15-9pm, Mother Egan's Irish Pub
10-10:30pm, Mother Egan's Irish Pub: "St. Patrick's Day Throwdown!", featuring:
The Donneybrook, The Weary Boys, Cluan, Jeff Moore and James Keane

Tea Merchants
"St. Practice Day" - Sunday, March 12 - 5:30-7:30, B D Riley's Pub
On St. Patrick's Day:
Dog and Duck Pub - 11am
Mother Egan's Irish Pub- 12pm
Fado - 4 pm
BD Riley's - from 12:30 till basically 2 am

The Tea Merchants also play "Celtic Brunch" @ Mother Egan's Irish Pub every Sunday afternoon from 12-3 pm.

Doc Grauzer
Opal Divine's, Penn Field, 3601 South Congress - 12:30-1:30pm
Mother's Cafe and Garden, 4215 Duval Street, - 6:00-9:00pm

Jeff Moore
In addition to playing with Cluan, Jeff will be performing with Irish accordian legend James Keane at the following locations:
4:30pm-5:15pm - Mother Egan's Irish Pub
6:15-7:15pm - Mother Egan's Irish Pub
10:00-10:30pm - Mother Egan's Irish Pub
If you miss seeing them live on St. Patrick's Day, James Keane and Jeff Moore will be guests on "Folkways", on KUT 90.5 FM, hosted by Ed Miller. Tune in at 11:00AM on Saturday, March 18th!

We are very fortunate to have so many talented Celtic musicians in the Austin area!

In addition to being Saint Patrick's Day, March 17th is also Saint Gertrude's Day, the patron saint of cats. It's the perfect occasion to pick up a copy of Marc Gunn's CD, "Irish Drinking Songs For Cat Lovers". All your favorite Irish pub songs with lyrics rewritten about cats! Stop by Things Celtic to get your copy.

St Patrick's Day Venues

B.D. Riley's Pub
204 East 6th Street, Austin,Texas

301 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX

Dog & Duck Pub
406 W 17th St, Austin, TX

Fado Irish Pub
214 W 4th St, Austin, TX

Mother Egan's Irish Pub
715 W 6th St, Austin, TX

Opal Divine's Freehouse
700 W Sixth St, Austin, TX