Flanagan’s celebrates luck of the Irish with St. Patty’s Day party

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Flanagan’s Restaurant is hosting a St. Patty’s Day party throughout the day Friday, complete with bagpipers, a party tent and green beer.

The party kicked off at 10:30 a.m. Friday. Bagpipers scheduled two shows, one at lunch and one at 6 p.m. A party tent will open at 5 p.m. with a DJ playing till the wee hours of the morning.

Green beer will be served throughout the day along with other Irish favorites, including shepherd’s pie, corned beef and cabbage, Irish stew, Irish bangers and mash, Irish Reubens.

Flanagan’s isn’t the only place hosting a St. Patrick’s Day party. Deek Park Irish Pub kicked off their own celebration on Thursday, running through Saturday.

On Friday, celebrators started the morning with Irish coffee, a prayer and donuts. An 11,000 square foot tent opened later. Events planned for the day include a keg toss, shamrock sprint, and a parade.

For more information, visit Flanagan’s and Deer Park Irish Pub.