St. Louis, MO (Vocus) February 24, 2010
Tigin Irish Pub and Restaurant, located downtown at 333 Washington Ave., is once again throwing a St Patrick's Day party in St. Louis. With a week long schedule of events planned, Tígin 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 Tígin then St Patrick’s Day. Session On.
Wednesday, March 10th
Special St Patrick’s Day Pub Quiz
Join us at 8pm for this all Irish themed contest with bragging rights and great prizes per round at stake.
Thursday, March 11th
Bushmills Whiskey Social starts at 7pm. Join Chef Leeland as he pairs creative cuisine with the Bushmills Family of Whiskeys for a night of Whiskey tastings and a delicious 3 course meal. $30 per guest. Limited reservations accepted, please call 314-241-8666. Please see the Tigin website for menu.
Friday, March 12th
Bailey’s Irish Cream Sampling Night! Starting at 7pm, sample the smoothest cream liquor in the world and win great prizes.
Saturday, March 13- St. Louis St Patrick's Day Parade
Tigin is throwing the premier Tent Party in downtown St Louis before, during and after the St Louis St. Patrick's Day Parade. It starts at 12 noon. Enjoy all the best English Premier League soccer matches and Live 6 Nations Rugby. Outside in the heated tent, enjoy traditional and contemporary live music til the wee hours. Jason Gordo kicks things off at noon, followed by a set of traditional Irish Music by Brendan Loughrey at 4pm. The Rescue kicks off at 8pm. Come before 5pm to beat the $10 cover..
Monday, March 15 – Guinness Pint Pouring Competition
A night of Traditional Irish Music and the chance to show off your pouring skills! Come down at 7pm and pour the perfect pint of Guinness. The Tigin Perfect Pint of Guinness Trophy is at stake as well as a $100 bar tab! With a pint of black stuff in hand, our traditional Irish Session begins at 8pm and ends when the jiggin’ stops!
Tuesday, March 16th
Start a mid-week vacation early over a pint and Champions League soccer. The best players in the world battle it out in the Round of 16 with Tigin offering a chance to win a trip to Madrid. Visit http://www.tiginirishpub.com/madrid for all the contest details!
Wednesday, March 17th - St Patrick’s Day in St Louis
Doors open at 7am for Kegs and Eggs. Breakfast included in the $5 cover before 10am. Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a full day / night of live music kicks off at 12 noon. The 2010 St Patrick’s Day music lineup starts with Gordo, followed by Mattarana at 4pm and headlining at 8pm is The Rescue. $10 cover starts after 4pm.
Tígin 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.TiginIrishToast.com . Pick a toast, upload a picture, send it to a friend and toas away like a real Irishman.
Tigin is an authentic Irish pub- it was originally designed and built in Ireland and then shipped to St. Louis. Tigin serves more Guinness than any other Irish pub in St. Louis, all of which is to the highest standards. All of the Guinness at Tigin comes straight from St James Gate, Dublin, Ireland.
To make it a true St. Patrick's Day in St. Louis, Tígin will put special emphasis on proper Irish food and Irish drink. This season Tigin will launch Kilkenny Irish Ale to serve along with proper Irish coffees, Baileys Irish cream, and a wide selection of Irish whiskeys. All of the Tigin Irish food recipes are prepared from scratch: the traditional Irish Boxty, Corned Beef and Cabbage, and the Irish pub favorite like Fish & Chips. Tigin spares no expense to bring its customers the best Guinness and Irish food in St. Louis.
About Tígin Irish Pub and Restaurant
Tigin (pronounced ti-geen) Irish Pub and Restaurant opened in St. Louis in 2007. Tigin is distinguished by its genuine Irish hospitality, quality and craic (pronounced ‘crack’, a uniquely Irish form of fun).Tigin has been voted 'Best Of' by a number of local and national publications. Get more information at http://www.TiginIrishPub.com/stl, http://www.facebook.com/TiginSt Louis, or on Twitter @TiginStLouis