There’s plenty to do in Freeport, Maine this St. Patrick’s Day. Check out the festivities at Gritty’s Pub & Restaurant, hone your skills at L.L. Bean’s Annual Fly Fishing Weekend or if you’re visiting with kids, make a Pot-O-Gold at Wilbur’s Chocolates. Either way the James Place Inn is the perfect place to stay for your St. Pat’s weekend getaway in Freeport, ME!
Gritty’s Freeport Brew Pub & Restaurant
Gritty’s Freeport Brew Pub & Restaurant will be celebrating St. Patty’s Day all weekend long. Stop by to sample their selection of locally brewed beer. Gritty’s will be offering a special Irish menu, give-a-ways, and will have bagpipers at 2pm on Sunday. Be sure to try their Black Fly Stout while you’re there!
L.L. Bean – 23rd Annual Spring Fishing Weekend
Stop by the iconic L.L. Bean store right here in Freeport, ME this weekend for their 23rd Annual Spring Fishing Weekend. Fly fishing legend Lefty Kreh and trophy trout expert Kelly Galloup will be at the store on Saturday and Sunday to chat with customers, share stories, sign books and autographs and more. Kreh and Galloup will be joined by Steve Rajeff, world champion fly caster, to lead a number of fly casting demonstrations.
For the full schedule of events click here.
Make a Pot-O-Gold at Wilbur’s of Maine
Wilbur’s of Maine is getting into the St. Patty’s Day spirit with their Make Your Own Pot-O-Gold workshop Saturday, March 16 from 11 am – 2 pm. You’ll be able to create your own pot-of-gold out of chocolate and fill it with an assortment of candies and gold coins. Cost is $6/per pot-o-gold. Any way chocolate can be worked into St. Patrick’s day works for us!