Rí Rá Las Vegas Throwing St. Patrick's Bash

Rí Rá Las Vegas, located inside The Shoppes at Mandalay Place, celebrates its one year anniversary with a two-day St. Patrick’s Day festival March 16 and 17. The weekend festivities will feature live music, giveaways, Irish dancers, authentic Irish menu items and a parade through Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

The pub’s anniversary and St. Patrick’s Day celebration kicks off on Friday, March 16 with live Irish music starting at 5 p.m. The festivities continue on Saturday, March 17 with a Six Nations Rugby match between Ireland and England at 10 a.m. followed by a parade through the casino at 11 a.m. The parade features Irish dancers, Rí Rá staff members, a bagpiper and more. On Saturday, Rí Rá will charge $10 cover at the pub.

Guests will enjoy live Irish music from several bands during both days of the festival, including Gallowglass, a five-piece band from Saint Austell, Ireland, Derek Warfield and the Young Wolfe Tones, Emish and Celtic Connection. Diners will enjoy traditional Irish fare, including Corned Beef & Cabbage, a Publicans Reuben and Fish & Chips.

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