Irish or not, there's plenty of opportunities for eating, day drinking and loving the color green!
Green Bagels for St. Patrick’s Day: Fri., Mar. 15-Sun., Mar. 17. Bruegger’s locations offer green bagels in celebration of the holiday. Bruegger’s Bagels, 1 Whitney Ave., New Haven, (203) 773-3199; 2425 Dixwell Ave., Hamden, (203) 287-9559; 263-275 Boston Post Rd., Orange, (203) 795-1300; 970 N. Colony Road, Building G , Wallingford, (203) 269-5666, brueggers.com.
St. Patrick’s Day at Delaney’s:Through Sun., Mar. 17. Irish cuisine, and the New England Brewery Band performs live on the 17th. Delaney’s Tap Room & Restaurant, 882 Whalley Ave., New Haven, (203) 397-5494.
St. Patrick’s Day at High Rollers: Sat., Mar. 16-Mon., Mar. 18. Traditional Irish dishes, like corned beef Reuben soup, braised lamb, Guinnes pound cake, and bowling. Call for dinner reservations. High Rollers Luxury Lanes And Lounge, 350 Trolley Line Blvd. Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket, (860) 312-BOWL.
St. Patrick’s Day at Keys to the City: Sat., Mar. 16. Dueling pianos, DJ Cue spinning upstairs, great food and more. Keys to the City, 240 Sargent Dr., New Haven, (203) 624-6200.
St. Patrick’s Day Comedy Night: Sat., Mar. 16, 8 p.m. Special St. Patrick's Day Comedy Night with four very funny New York City comedians: Laurence Mullaney, Fran Capo, Jack Simmons and Rob Falcone. $30 ($25 for subscribers). Seven Angels Theatre, 1 Plank Rd., Waterbury, (203) 757-4676. sevenangelstheatre.org.
Boston Irish Comix: Sun., Mar. 17, 8 p.m. $20. Comix at Foxwoods Comedy Club, 350 Trolley Line Blvd., Mashantucket, (860) 312-5050.
St. Patrick’s Day Alter Na Trad: Sun., Mar. 17, 10 p.m. Free. Anna Liffey’s, 17 Whitney Ave., New Haven, (203) 773-1776.
St. Patrick’s Day Event: Sun., Mar. 17, 10 a.m. Kids’ activities, including egg coloring, beads, and an hourly egg hunt from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Organon: A Market at Chester, 56 Middlesex Ave., Chester, (860) 526-6860.
Mystic Irish Parade: Sun., Mar. 24, 1 p.m. 10th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade featuring decorated floats, Gaelic music and the Irish jig. Mystic Seaport, 75 Greenmanville Ave., Mystic, (888) 973-2767.