Who said St. Patrick’s day was just for kids? Join in on the holiday fun with my selection of St. Patrick’s day party ideas for adults.
Host a St. Patrick’s day themed party with green outfits, shamrock cocktails, Leprechaun games, and rainbow desserts.
Make your St. Patrick’s day party legendary with festive St. Patrick’s day party decorations. Decorate your dining room table with leprechaun hat centerpieces and shamrock napkins. Create a festive backdrop with a rainbow fringe garland and DIY shamrock balloons.
Keep your guests entertained throughout the party with hilarious St Patrick’s day party games. Play a round of fun St. Patrick’s day minute to win it games such as shamrock shake and the pot of gold game.
No St. Patrick’s day party is complete without themed food. Serve your guests rainbow fruit charcuterie board, Irish loaded potatoes, and clover quiche. Set up a cocktail bar filled with St. Patrick’s day mojito and rainbow jell-o shots.
Scroll down below to discover more St. Patrick’s day party ideas for adults.
st patricks day party food
st patrick day drinks
st patrick’s day treat ideas
st patricks day party decorations
st patricks day party games for adults
frequently asked questions
How to host a St. Patrick’s Day party
- St. Patrick’s day Invitations- Mail your friends and family a festive St. Patrick’s day party invitation.
- Centerpieces- Create a St. Patrick’s Day tablescape with a white and green floral arrangement. Decorate the table with shamrock napkins, a moss table runner, and candle holders.
- Photo backdrop- Every party needs a fabulous photo backdrop. Create a festive shamrock balloon backdrop with green balloons or a rainbow balloon backdrop for your party guests to enjoy. Add Irish theme photo props to your photo booth station for your guests
- St. Patrick’s day games- Get your guests moving at your party with a round of leprechaun scavenger hunt and cabbage crawl. Award the winners St. Patrick’s day socks, necklaces and sunglasses.
- Irish Eats- Create an authentic irish menu for your guests with potato recipes and lamb stew.
- Dessert table- Set up a St. Patrick’s Day themed dessert table filled with shamrock oreo cake, a beer cupcake, and lucky charm treats.
- Irish-themed cocktails- Serve your guests boozy shamrock shakes and martinis at your party.
- Party favors-Send each guest home with festive party favors such as a mini rainbow pinatas or pot of gold treat bags filled with chocolate coins.
- Green costume contest- Spread holiday cheer at your party with a leprechaun costume contest. Award the winner a St. Patrick’s day trophy and gift card.
- Craft night- Set up a craft station at your party for your guests. Make DIY St. Patrick’s day wreaths, flower arrangments, or St. Patrick’s tiered trays.
What activities are done on St. Patrick’s Day?
- Make St. Patrick’s day cards
- Watch the St. Patrick’s day parade
- Host a St. Patrick’s day dinner party
- Make festive St. Patrick’s day crafts
- Beer crawl
- Make green slime
- Bake bread
- Host a cookie contest
- Watch Irish movies
- Take an Irish Dancing class
- Make Guinness floats
- Find four leaf clovers