• First Annual Almost St. Patrick's Day Celebration

  • Sat, 03/14/2020 at 12:00 pm
  • Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association
    4321 Atlantic Ave
    90807 Long Beach
First Annual Almost St. Patrick's Day Celebration - Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association - Long Beach

Lá Fhéile Pádraig sona duit! (Well, almost)About this EventAlmost St. Patrick’s Day is a fun way to kick-off and celebrate the Beer Trolley Season in the Bixby Knolls neighborhood of Long Beach. Get your Irish on and experience “Brewery Knolls” with great food and drink specials all within walking distance or catch a ride on the Bixby Beer Trolley to rest your legs and ensure you hit all the spots.Attendees will experience various St. Patrick’s Day activities throughout the day. Plus, you get your own commemorative gold cup and a wristband which will get you discounts at participating locations and FREEBIESFreebies to begin with:• ONE COMPLIMENTARY Guinness at Dutch’s Brewhouse• ONE COMPLIMENTARY Beer at Ambitious Ales• ONE COMPLIMENTARY Beer at Rasselbock plus live Irish music on the patio.• More announced soonPick up your gold cup and event card (for all the freebies) in front of the Expo Arts Center at 4321 Atlantic Ave., on Saturday, March 14, between noon and 3pm.On your route:• Rasselbock Kitchen & Beer Garden• Dutch's Brewhouse• Liberation Brewing Co.• Ambitious Ales• Smog City Bixby Knolls• Stateside Crafts• Lola's Mexican Cuisine• Willmore• EJ's Pub - Bixby Knolls• Georgie's PlaceThis event is a fundraiser for the BKBIA for its ongoing monthly programs.________________________________________FAQsWhat is Almost St. Patrick’s Day?Well, it’s not quite the actual holiday, but it is the kick off for the Brewery Knolls Beer Trolley season. Almost St. Patrick’s Day is a pub-crawl type event, at your own pace, where you create your own route to visit the various breweries, restaurants and wine bars all within walking distance of each other in Bixby Knolls, "Brewery Knolls"Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?This is a family friendly, all ages event, but of course you must be 21+ with valid ID if you plan to drink alcohol. Discounted kids tickets are available, see other FAQs and ticket options for more detailsCan I dress up?Of course! We would love to see all your Irish spirit and leprechauns and there may even be prizes for the most "festive" attendees (hint hint)What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?Plenty of street parking is available throughout the district as well as a limited number of spots at the Expo Art Center, 4321 Atlantic Avenue. As always, we encourage you to Drink responsibly- Designate a driver or use Uber/Lyft. Beer Trolley will be running from 1:00 to 6:00PM. Businesses will be open longer, feel free to stay but please plan accordingly to get back to your car.I don’t drink beer, should I still come?We think so! There is so much more to Brewery Knolls than just beer, all of the participating locations will have food and drink specials and special discounts for attendees and you can still enjoy in some good Irish flavors - plus you'll go home with a pretty awesome commemorative gold cup!Does my child need a ticket?No, they are more than welcome to join you but if you want to make it even more fun and festive for them, we offer a discounted kids ticket- they will get their own commemorative mug, a festive hat and special treat plus access to all of the fun activities.How can I contact the organizer with any questions?Email questions to ashlee@bixbyknollsinfo.comWhat's the refund policy?NO Refunds. If you purchase tickets and for some reason no longer can make it, consider it a donation to the Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association... Thank you!Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?A printed or digital ticket will expedite the check in process and allow you more time for fun.