Happy Friday. This week, I have really noticed the days are getting longer, and I like it. In fact, we are only 5 days away from the Spring Equinox, scheduled for March 20th. We have a very festive line up for all you St Patrick’s Day fans. We put together a great selection of activities and events going on in and around Burlington this Sunday for St. Patrick’s Day. As always here is your weekend weather report. Enjoy!
St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Feast
Sunday March 17
Double Tree Hotel, South Burlington VT
5pm- 8 pm
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at the Doubletree Hotel Burlington with an all-you-can-eat Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner Buffet with all the fixings of a Traditional Irish Meal. Entertainment will be provided by the Highland Weavers.
Head over early for the best seats – No reservations necessary, although it is best to call and make reservations for parties of 10 or more.
S.D Ireland’s Cancer Research Fund Annual St Patricks Day Concrete Mixer Parade
Sunday March 17
Downtown Burlington, VT
Join SD Ireland Companies for the annual St. Patrick’s Day Concrete Mixer Parade on Sunday, March 17, 2013 to benefit the S.D. Ireland Cancer Research Fund. The parade will ride up Church Street beginning at 11:00am, turn left onto Cherry Street, turn left onto Battery Street, left on Main Street and then head towards Willistion before returning back to the S.D. Ireland plant on Grove Street. For questions or more information please visit: www.sdireland.com
Solas Irish Band
Sunday, March 17, 2013, 7:00 PM
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the sweet sounds of Solas, one of the most popular bands to emerge from the US. The Solas brand of Irish music mixed with modern day styles stays true to the tradition of Irish music appealing to all music fans. The instrumentation of flute, tenor banjo, mandolin, guitar, bodhran, fiddle, piano, and accordion will get everyone dancing in their seats.