Erin go bragh! Timothy O’Toole’s 24th annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration will span a week, running Friday, March 11 to Thursday, March 17. From Irish-inspired food and cocktails to bag pipers and leprechauns, this subterranean Streeterville sports pub knows how to throw a proper St. Paddy’s party. Check out their schedule of events, drink specials and Irish fare:
Pre-Parade Day: Friday, March 11
Enjoy an Irish-inspired food and beverage menu from 11 a.m.-4 a.m. A Guinness bar and beer tub will open at 3 p.m., and Joe the Leprechaun will be on site at 4 p.m. O'Toole's 74 screens will show the Blackhawks/Stars and Bulls/Heat games. Guinness will engrave glassware on site from 9:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m.
Parade Day: Saturday, March 12
Chef Corey Grupe will offer a St. Patrick’s Day brunch menu from 8 a.m.-12 p.m., and O'Toole's Irish-inspired food and beverage menu will be available all day. Joe the Leprechaun will arrive at 9 a.m., chugging contests will take place at noon (men's competition) and 1 p.m. (women’s competition). The Shannon Rovers Irish bag pipers will perform at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. There is a $5 cover charge (or $10 includes a St. Paddy’s t-shirt; cover charge proceeds donated to charity). Timothy O'Toole's will be open until 4 a.m.
Hangover Brunch: Sunday, March 13
Chef Corey Grupe will offer a St. Patrick’s Day brunch menu and bloody mary ($7)/mimosa bar ($4) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. O'Toole's Irish-inspired food and beverage menu available all day.
St. Patrick's Day: Thursday, March 17
On St. Patrick's Day, Timothy O'Toole's will open at 9 a.m. with an Irish-inspired food and beverage menu, available all day. Beer tubs and a Guinness bar will open at 3 p.m. paired with Joe the Leprechaun's arrival. Irish bag pipers will perform at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. The NCAA tourney and Bulls game will be shown on 74 screens. There is a $5 cover charge (or $10 includes a St. Paddy’s t-shirt; cover charge proceeds donated to charity). The Irish pub will be open until 3 a.m. on St. Patrick's Day.