It’s almost St. Patrick’s Day and lucky for you, our city knows how to throw a good party! With so many incredible St. Patrick’s Day events in Toronto this year, there will be no shortage of shenanigans for you and your best mates.

Parties, parades, Guinness floats, all-you-can-eat Lucky Charms — you name it, the city’s got it.

Here are some of the best St. Patrick’s Day events in Toronto that you can’t afford to miss this year.

Guinness SPD

Known as Canada’s biggest St. Patrick’s Day party, the Guinness SPD is a rowdy all-day bash that spans 45,000 square feet.

The St. Paddy’s Day event is returning for its 8th year, which promises to be the biggest and best yet.

In addition to all of the shamrocks and shenanigans you can handle, the party will feature a complimentary pancake breakfast, Irish fiddlers, life-sized beer pong, and photo booths.

When: Saturday, March 18th, 2023, 11:30 AM to 8:30 PM
Where: Rebel, 11 Polson Street

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Get excited, friends! The St. Patrick’s Day parade is coming back to Toronto this March.

The parade will wind through the streets starting at 12 PM at the corner of St. George and Bloor St West, near St. George subway station.

The line of march will then west on Queen Street to its final stop — the reviewing stand in Nathan Phillips Square.

When: Sunday, March 19th at 12 PM
Where: See parade route here

St. Paddy’s Day Shindig

Black Pearl is hosting an exciting live music event and 100-team beer pong tournament this St. Patrick’s Day.

There will be over 18 musicians in the house to celebrate the luck of the Irish. Get ready to eat, drink, jig, and sláinte!

When: Friday, March 17th, 2023 at 2 PM
Where: Black Pearl, 184 Pearl Street

Recent Posts
You can get a St. Patrick’s Day-themed x-rated waffle in Toronto
Toronto’s outdoor flower market is returning this spring & here’s when


View this post on Instagram


A post shared by S P D (@spdcanada)

St. Patrick’s Day at Rebel

Celebrate St. Paddy’s in the biggest way possible at Toronto’s legendary Rebel nightclub and music venue.

There will be live bands performing on the main stage, multiple DJs, outdoor patios with games, a pancake breakfast from 11:30 AM to 1 PM, Irish dancers, airbrush tattoos, and more!

When: Saturday, March 18th
Where: Rebel Toronto, 11 Polson Street

St. Patrick’s Day at The Wheatsheaf Tavern

Toronto’s oldest bar is hosting a massive St. Paddy’s celebration this year.

You can look forward to live music, drink specials, and prizes all day long – the party starts at 9 AM. This is going to be the biggest day of the year at the Sheaf!

When: Friday, March 17th, 2023, starting at 9 AM
Where: The Wheatsheaf Tavern, 667 King Street West

St. Patrick’s Day Mega Party

Thousands of green-clad partygoers will descend on Fiction Nightclub for a massive St. Patrick’s Day bash.

Wear your finest leprechaun-themed attire for a night of incredible music, drinks, dancing, and good vibes.

When: Friday, March 17th, 2023, 9 PM
Where: Fiction, 180 Pearl Street

St. Paddy’s Day at The Pint

Indulge in authentic Irish cuisine at The Pint’s St. Patrick’s Day dining experience.

Bangers and mash, Guinness floats, and Irish coffee are on the menu at this iconic downtown Toronto sports pub. Bring your appetite!

All weekend long, The Pint will be throwing a St. Paddy’s Day party, complete with drink specials, DJs, dancing, and rugby game viewing.

When: March 17th to 19th, 2023
Where: The Pint Public House, 277 Front Street West