THURSDAY, MARCH 12

Scrunchy Shamrocks
615-862-5985
nashvillepubliclibrary.org

All ages. Pruitt Branch Library, 117 Charles E. Davis Blvd., Nashville. 4 - 5 p.m. Free. Create magnetic shamrock crafts to take home and put on the fridge.

MARCH 12 - 14

Celtic Journey with the Nashville Symphony: A St. Paddy's Celebration
615-687-4040
nashvillesymphony.org

All ages. Schermerhorn Symphony Center, 1 Symphony Place, Nashville. Thu 7 p.m., Fri - Sat 8 p.m. $38 - $126. Nashville Symphony Pops Conductor Enrico Lopez-Yanez leads the Nashville Symphony joining Celtic Journey and the Scott-Ellis School of Irish Dance for a night of Irish music, dancing and storytelling. Don your best green attire and get ready for night of entertainment you'll never forget.

FRIDAY, MARCH 13

Cosmic Lucky Leprechaun Hunt (Register)
615-893-8386
bounceu.com/murfreesboro-tn

All ages. BounceU Murfreesboro, 1222 Park Ave., Murfreesboro. 3 - 5 p.m. $11.95. Bounce on inflatables in a glowing environment then search for gold coins for prizes.

Lucky Leprechaun Hunt (Register)
615-893-8386
bounceu.com/murfreesboro-tn

Ages 3 - 6. BounceU Murfreesboro, 1222 Park Ave., Murfreesboro. 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. $11.95. Bounce on inflatables and search for gold coins for prizes.

SATURDAY, MARCH 14

14th Annual St. Patrick’s Music City Half Marathon
stpatricksnashville.com
All ages. Nissan Stadium, 1 Titans Way, Nashville. 8 a.m. $25 - $70. Race to support the Pedigree Foundation. Choose the half marathon, 10K, 5K or Lucky Dog one-mile Wag ‘n’ Walk.

Challenge Island March Celebration Workshop (Register)
615-302-0971
wcparksandrec.com
Registration code: 16598

Ages 5 - 12. Longview Recreation Center, 2909 Commonwealth Drive, Spring Hill. 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. $40. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and Dr. Seuss’ birthday by building leprechaun traps and making Thing 1 & 2 leap bots.

FREE Music City Irish Fest
615-741-5280
musiccityirishfest.com

All ages. Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park, 600 James Robertson Pkwy., Nashville. 11 a.m. - 11 p.m. General admission is free. VIP passes for ages 21+ run $99 - $119 (children are not permitted in VIP areas). This benefit for MusiCares features a wide variety of vendor booths, plus food, live music and more.

Shamrock and Roll
615-459-9710
townofsmyrna.org

All ages. Outdoor Adventure Center, 100 Sam Ridley Pkwy. E., Smyrna. 6 - 8 p.m. $2. Participate in karaoke and enjoy St. Patrick’s Day-inspired snacks.

Shamrock Run
615-451-5961
active.com

All ages. Gallatin City Hall, 132 W. Main St., Gallatin. 6:15 a.m. $30 for the 5K, $45 for the 10K. Participate in a timed 5K or 10K through downtown Gallatin. Proceeds benefit education programs for K - 12 students in the city.

The Green Tie Affair & Casino Night
615-898-1862
tnphil.org

Ages 21+. The Fountains at Gateway, 1500 Medical Center Pkwy., Murfreesboro. 7 p.m. $65 individuals, $110 couples. This fundraiser for the Tennessee Philharmonic Orchestra includes $1,000 in play money, heavy hors d’oeuvres, dancing with a DJ and more.

SUNDAY, MARCH 15

FREE Music City Irish Fest
615-741-5280
musiccityirishfest.com

All ages. Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park, 600 James Robertson Pkwy., Nashville.  12 - 5 p.m. General admission is free. VIP passes for ages 21+ run $99 - $119 (children are not permitted in VIP areas). This benefit for MusiCares features a wide variety of vendor booths, plus food, live music and more.

St. Paddy’s 5K & Half Marathon
224-757-5425
tennesseeruns.com/nashvillestpaddysrun

All ages. Wave Country, 2320 2 Rivers Pkwy., Nashville. 8:15 a.m. $60 for the 5K, $85 for the half marathon. Choose a 5K or half-marathon course to raise money for the ALS Association of Tennessee. There’s also a free kids dash for ages 12 and younger.

MONDAY, MARCH 16

School Ready Storytime: Shamrocks and Shapes
615-862-5868
nashvillepubliclibrary.org

Ages 3 - 5. Madison Branch Library, 610 Gallatin Pike S., Nashville. 10:30 - 11 a.m. Free. Learn about shamrocks through counting, colors and shape recognition. a shamrock craft is included.

TUESDAY, MARCH 17

Cosmic Lucky Leprechaun Hunt (Register)
615-893-8386
bounceu.com/murfreesboro-tn

All ages. BounceU Murfreesboro, 1222 Park Ave., Murfreesboro. 3 - 5 p.m. $11.95. Bounce on inflatables in a glowing environment then search for gold coins for prizes.

Lucky Leprechaun Hunt (Register)
615-893-8386
bounceu.com/murfreesboro-tn

Ages 3 - 6. BounceU Murfreesboro, 1222 Park Ave., Murfreesboro. 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. $11.95. Bounce on inflatables and search for gold coins for prizes.

FREE Music City Irish Fest
615-741-5280
musiccityirishfest.com

All ages. Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park, 600 James Robertson Pkwy., Nashville. 11 a.m. - 11 p.m. General admission is free. VIP passes for ages 21+ run $99 - $119 (children are not permitted in VIP areas). This benefit for MusiCares features a wide variety of vendor booths, plus food, live music and more.

Preschool Program: Leprechaun Hunt (Register)
615-459-9710
townofsmyrna.org

Ages 2 - 5. Outdoor Adventure Center, 100 Sam Ridley Pkwy. E., Smyrna. 1 - 2 p.m. $2. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by hearing tales of Leprechauns while hunting for gold.

St. Patrick’s Day Hands-On Cooking Class (Register)
615-942-7169
greendoorgourmet.com

Adults. Green Door Gourmet, 7007 River Road Pike, Nashville. 6 - 8 p.m. $55. Learn the techniques for silky braised meat such as Lamb Stew & Corned Beef as well as Irish classics Colcannon & Rarebit.

St. Patty’s Cookie Class (Register)
629-202-6949
sugardrop.com

All ages. Sugar Drop, 7020 Church St. E., Brentwood. 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. $45. This mommy and me beginner class covers royal icing on sugar cookies with a St. Patrick’s Day theme.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18

Rainbow Name Puzzles
615-862-5985
nashvillepubliclibrary.org

School-age kids. Pruitt Branch Library, 117 Charles E. Davis Blvd., Nashville. 4 - 5 p.m. Free. Create a colorful puzzle using your name.

SATURDAY, MARCH 21

Challenge Island March Celebration Workshop (Register)
615-799-9331
wcparksandrec.com
Registration code: 16725

Ages 5 - 12. Fairview Recreation Complex, 2714 Fairview Blvd, Fairview. 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. $40. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and Dr. Seuss’ birthday by building leprechaun traps and making Thing 1 & 2 leap bots.