Columbus, OH (Vocus) February 24, 2010
Fadó Irish Pub and Restaurant, located in Easton Town Center at 4022 Townsfair Way, is once again throwing the premier St Patrick's Day party in Columbus. With a week long schedule of events planned, Fadó invites everyone to rally friends again this year and celebrate big. ‘Session On' is a popular phrase in Ireland used amongst friends to describe that eager anticipation before a big day out at the pub. And, there is no bigger celebration at Fadó then St Patrick’s Day. Session On.
Wednesday, March 10
Guinness Perfect Pint Contest. With serious bragging rights at stake, this competition gives local pubs a chance to prove who pours the best pints! Prizes galore. 7:00 PM start time.
Thursday, March 11
Jameson Whiskey Social. Starting at 7pm, Chef Jason pairs creative cuisine with the Jameson family of whiskeys. Limited Reservations accepted, call 614-418-0066.
Friday, March 12
Bailey’s Irish Cream Sampling Event. With John Andrews performing live and a chance to sample the smoothest cream liquor in the world, only a fool would make other plans on this night. 7:00pm start.
Saturday, March 13 - The Premier St Patrick's Tent Party in Columbus begins!
A day long festival outside in the large, heated tent. Save and buy tickets online at http://www.FadoIrishPub.com/Columbus. Arrive before 5pm and beat the $10 cover charge.
It's a full day kicking off with the St Baldrick’s Charity Event from 1pm-4pm. Shave your head and help find a cure for childhood cancer. Show your support for a great cause.
A big day out at Fadó wouldn't be complete without a lot of great live music. Live music begins at 3:30pm and offers something for everyone with the likes of Blood, Sweat, and Beers, traditional Irish Dancers, and Get in the Van. Columbus favorites, The Menus, will be headlining.
Sunday, March 14
Get here early for Live Six Nations Rugby with France taking on Italy and all English Premier League Soccer, see website for start times. Soak up the best sporting atmosphere in the city with a perfect pint of Guinness and a delicious Fadó Brunch.
Monday, March 15
Special St Patrick’s Day Pub Quiz. Team trivia at its finest, the quiz starts at 8pm.
Tuesday, March 16
What better way to warm up for the session of the year than hours of great Live Music and entertainment.
The Drowsy Lads will kick things off at 6:00 PM, followed by The Milennium School’s own Irish Dancers at
7:00 PM and The Ladies of Longford headlining at 9:00 PM
Wednesday, March 17 - St Patrick's Day in Columbus
Save and buy tickets online at http://www.FadoIrishPub.com/Columbus.
Celebrate St Paddy's Day in our heated Tent.
*$5 cover includes free breakfast until 10:00 AM
*$5 cover from 10:00 AM-4:00 PM; $10 cover from 4:00 PM-midnight.
Doors open at 7AM for Kegs and Eggs. A St Patrick's Day tradition at Fadó , not to be missed! DJ Matt Sexton will be spinning the hits all day.
Live Music kicks off at 9am with Blood, Sweat, and Beers, Homeland at 1:00 PM, Katie’s Irish Dancers at 3:00 PM, Mother Trucker Duo at 3:30 PM, Soul Kitch’n at 5.30 PM, The Websters at 7:30pm and Swagg will headline Columbus' biggest 2010 St Paddy’s party at 9:30 PM .
Fadó is also using the hashtag #sessionon on Twitter to keep customers and their friends up to date. Additionally, Fadó is making it easy to give friends a laugh on St. Patrick's Day with a new site, http://www.FadóIrishToast.com . Pick a toast, upload a picture, and send it to a friend and toast away like a real Irishman.
Fadó is an authentic Irish pub- it was originally designed and built in Ireland and then shipped to Columbus. Fadó serves more Guinness than any other Irish pub in Columbus, all of which is to the highest standards. All the Guinness at Fado comes straight from St James Gate, Dublin, Ireland.
To make it a true St. Patrick's Day in Columbus, Fadó will put special emphasis on proper Irish food and Irish drink. This season Fadó will launch Kilkenny Irish Ale to serve along with proper Irish coffees, Baileys Irish cream, and Columbus’s widest selection of Irish whiskeys. All of the Fado Irish food recipes are prepared from scratch: the traditional Irish Boxty, Corned Beef and Cabbage, and the Irish pub favorite like Fish & Chips. Fadó spares no expense to bring its customers the best Guinness and Irish food in Columbus.
About Fadó Irish Pub and Restaurant
Fadó (pronounced fuh-doe) Irish Pub and Restaurant opened in Columbus in 1999. Fadó is distinguished by its genuine Irish hospitality, quality and craic (pronounced ‘crack’, a uniquely Irish form of fun).Fadó has been voted 'Best Of' by a number of local and national publications. Get more information at http://www.FadoIrishPub.com, http://www.facebook.com/FadoColumbus, or on Twitter @FadoColumbus