St Patricks Day is 17th March a religious day, celebrated all over the world often with music, good food, Guinness and wearing a lot of green.
As there are Irish Bars in most resorts on the island, there are parties and gatherings every year to celebrate St Patricks Day Gran Canaria style.
St Patricks Day Playa del Ingles
Playa del Ingles set up a stage in the area of Aguila Roja shopping center also known as ‘The Irish Center’. Music, fireworks and a small parade entertain onlookers and the bars are filled with happy, green wearing holidaymakers.
A small market is also in the area so you can enjoy a stroll around the stalls or watch the live acts on the stage.
St Patricks Day in Puerto Rico
In Puerto Rico you can head to Stevie York’s Harp Bar for some traditional Irish Stew made with Guinness! They celebrate with live music, Irish Buffet, BBQ and of course party Guinness hats!
If you are staying up near to the Europa Center, head to Tommy Tuckers Irish Bar in the Family Center. They have on a free BBQ, party hats, live music and a foam party!
If in doubt head to the nearest Irish Bar and we’re sure they will fill you in on the events and parties planned, ensuring you have a ‘Happy St. Patrick’s Day!’.