Date: March 17
Willow Park Wines & Spirits is offering an online whiskey tasting event that will delve into the history, processing method and flavour of Irish whiskey. Willow Park spirits manager Darryl Corbett will lead the evening through a Zoom call and will look at three Irish distilleries: Teeling, Tullamore and Tyrconnell.
Date: March 17 and 18
This year, the Calgary Zoo is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with two pub quiz nights at its Safari Lodge. The adults-only evenings include dinner, drinks, a chance to look around the zoo outdoors and three quiz rounds that will focus on green things in nature.
Calgary Zoo, 210 St. George’s Dr. N.E., calgaryzoo.com
Bars and restaurants with St. Patrick’s Day celebrations, deals and/or special menus
9650 Harvest Hills Blvd. N., 403-452-5636; 425 36 St. N.E., 587-315-3466; 7 Mahogany Plaza S.E., 597-333-4330, thecanadianbrewhouse.com
345 10 Ave. S.W., 403-514-2337 and 100 Anderson Rd. S.E., 403-216-2337; craftbeermarket.ca
3919 Richmond Rd. S.W., 403-242-2800, glamorganbakery.com
1900 Heritage Dr. S.W., 403-268-8500, heritagepark.ca
114 8 Ave. S.W., 403-262-0708, jamesjoycepub.com
3790 Brentwood Road N.W., 403-220-9888 and 1230 17 Ave. S.W., 403-984-9445, jamesonspubs.com
810C 16 Ave. S.W., 403-457-9775, byollia.com
728 17 Ave. S.W., 403-454-3731, trolley5.com