Ulster County Real Estate Spring Kickoff - Local St. Patty's Day Happenings!
by Dylan Taft
on Thursday, March 8th, 2012 at 2:07pm.
It's that time of year! St. Patrick's Day is upon us and the Hudson Valley region is ready to celebrate! Everyone is Irish on St. Patty's Day, and all across Ulster County, NY there are great places to go and have some fun. So grab a beer and a plate of corned beef! Wear some green and get in the spirit of St. Patty's Day in Ulster County!
Raise A Glass - Ulster County, NY Pubs & Breweries
St. Patrick's Day falls on a Saturday this year so there's no reason not to celebrate! Ulster County, NY has a variety of pubs and breweries to have a pint and enjoy the day with some friends. New Paltz alone has enough venues to eat and drink for the entire holiday! If you like live music, head over to Bacchus Restaurant. The Irish band the Whiskey Shivers will be leading the festivities. You can make a toast with friends at McGillicuddy's, or raise a glass at Murphy's Pub. If beer is a big part of your St. Patty's Day, visit the Gilded Otter Brewery for some fresh and seasonal micro-brews. Planning on visiting the St. Patty's Day Parade in Kingston, NY? (see below!) It wraps up at the historic Rondout waterfront district, where places like Dermot Mahoney's and Mariner's Harbor will be hopping at the parade's conclusion! Kingston has its own brewery as well, Keegan Ales Brewery which serves up its own variety of award-winning seasonal Keegan Ales!
The Saint Patrick's Day Parade & Shamrock Run in Kingston, NY
This Sunday, March 11th Kingston, NY will host its annual St. Patty's Day parade and charity marathon the Shamrock Run. This beloved local event is great fun for the whole family, featuring pipe and prum bands and local high school bands. If you're into fitness, you can celebrate St. Patty's Day and help out a good cause at the 24th annual Shamrock Run. This 2 mile marathon precedes the parade so even if you're not running you can cheer on the participants before the parade kicks off! The St. Patrick's Day Parade begins at 1pm on Broadway in Kingston, with the Shamrock Run starting at 12:50 pm sharp!
Welcoming Spring in Hudson Valley Real Estate
St. Patty's Day reminds us that spring is just around the corner! Now is a great time to view Ulster County, NY homes for sale. Most real estate here is super-affordable now, with potentially lower interest rates to boot. Shop now and you've got all summer to settle in and enjoy all that the beautiful Hudson Valley has to offer! And if you're looking for fun things to do, Taft Street Realty has got you covered. We have the best real estate blog in Ulster County!