• Make Merry

    With over 40 different events, Dublin lets your inner leprechaun frolic every day in March!

     

    2019 Official Festival Events

    Brochure with event schedule

    2019 Brochure

     

     

    February 15th-March 17th

    Green Up for St.Patrick's

    TLC CASA located at 1347 N. Jefferson Street

    Buy your official St. Patrick's bows for $5-$15 every Monday-Friday from 9 AM-5 PM or preorder anytime.

    Order form coming soon!

    Sponsored by TLC CASA

     

    February 15th-March 22nd

    You've Been Shamrocked

    Shamrock your neighbors, business, & friends and festoon your yard with shamrocks & Irish pride. Cost: $25

    TLC CASA located at 1347 N. Jefferson Street

    Sponsored by TLC CASA

     

    February 16th

    Miss St. Patrick's Scholarship Pageant
    Theatre Dublin at 7:00 pm
    Admission: $6 in advance, $9 at door
    Application: Miss St. Patrick's
    Sponsored by Pilot Club of Dublin

     

    February 21st

    Smith's Jewelers St. Patrick's Trunk Show with Emily McCarthy & Hazen & Co.
    Smith's Jewelers located at 130 W. Jackson Street
    A true pot of gold awaits discovery during this workshop. The glitter begins at 4 PM to 7 PM.

     

     

    February 23rd

    Baby Erin Go Bragh

    Dublin High School Auditorium located at 1127 Hillcrest Pkwy. at 10 AM
    Boys & Girls from Newborn to 2 years
    Entry fee: $40

    Spectator admission: $5, Children under 3 free
    Click here for application: Baby Erin Go Bragh

    Sponsored by Dublin-Laurens Recreation Authority

     

    Miss Emerald City Pageant
    Dublin High School Auditorium located at 1127 Hillcrest Pkwy. at 2 PM
    Click for application: Miss Emerald City
    Spectator admission: $5, children under 3 free

    Sponsored by Dublin Laurens County Recreation Authority

     

    March 1st

    Pig in the Park BBQ Championship

    Market on Madison located at 311 W. Madison Street at 6 PM-12 AM.

    Live music, BBQ, & family fun!

    Free admission

    Sponsored by Main Street Dublin

     

    March 2nd

    Pig in the Park BBQ Championship

    Market on Madison located at 311 W. Madison Street at 9 AM-3 PM

    Live music, BBQ, & family fun!

    Free admission

    Sponsored by Main Street Dublin

     

    Clean & Green Golf Tournament

    Riverview Golf Course located at 100 Riverview Park Dr. at 8:30 AM.

    $200 per team and no admission fee for spectators.

    Click here to register: Coming soon!

    Sponsored by Keep Dublin-Laurens Beautiful

     

    St. Pawtrick's Pet Costume Contest

    Bicentennial Plaza located at 314 Academy Avenue in Downtown Dublin at 10 AM

    Dogs will be judged on tricks, costumes, & more.

    Registration onsite beginning 10 AM.

    $10 entry fee. Free for spectators.

    Sponsored by Main Street Dublin

     

    Flag Retirement Ceremony

    American Legion Post 17 located at 2503 Moore Station Road at 10:30 AM.

    Free & open to the public

    Sponsored by American Legion Post 17

     

    St. Patrick's Kite Flying Jamboree
    Springdale Baptist Church located at 1701 Springdale Road from 1 pm - 4 pm.
    Free admission with snacks for donation. Bubble blowing contest for 0-4 year olds.

    Sponsored by Springdale Baptist Church

     

    March 3rd

    March Musicale
    Henry Memorial First Presbyterian Church located at 511 Bellevue Avenue at 2 PM
    Classically trained local musicians and vocalists present Irish favorites & classical music.
    Free admission

    Sponsored by Dublin Laurens Arts Council

     

    March 4th-26th

    11th Annual Serenity Hospice Tour of Doors

    Serenity Place & Local Area Assisted Living Facilities

    Free admission

    Sponsored by Serenity Hospice

     

    March 5th

    Littlest Leprechaun Contest

    Theatre Dublin located at 314 Academy Avenue at 6 pm

    Admission: Adults $5 and Children 3-12 $3

    Contestants: $15

    Application: Littlest Leprechaun

    Sponsored by The Lighthouse Adult Day Care Center

     

    Canasta, Bridge, & Mahjong Tournament

    Moore Station Village located at 100 Old Field Lane.

    Play begins at 7 PM with check-in at 6 PM.
    $25 per person. Must register onsite to play.

    Sponsored by Promise of Hope, Inc.

     

    March 7th

    St. Patrick's Awards Banquet

    Dublin Country Club located at 689 Country Club Road at 7 pm.

    Admission: $25

    For application to nominate Citizen's of the Year: Online Nomination Form or Paper Nomination Form

    Sponsored by Dublin-Laurens St. Patrick's Committee

     

    St. Patrick's Invitational Band Festival

    West Laurens High School located at 3692 Hwy. 257 in Dexter at 5 PM

    Over 20 bands will flock to Dexter in a St. Patrick’s celebration of all things music during the St. Patrick’s Invitational Band Festival!

    Free admission

    Sponsored by Richard Horne, West Laurens Bands

     

    March 8th

    Easter Seals/Century 21 Durden & Kornegay Golf Classic

    Dublin Country Club located at 689 Country Club Road. Lunch at 11 am. Tee off at 1 pm.
    To register: Golf Classic

    Sponsored by Easter Seals of Middle Georgia

     

    St. Patrick's Balloon Glow

    Balloons will light the skies as they float to Southern Pines Regional Park located at 575 Southern Pines Road in the afternoon for launch, with DM Jumping Gym rides, food vendors, and a free screening of the movie Up on outdoor screen.

    Weather & wind permitting.

    Admission is free.

    Tethered rides will be available for $10.

    Sponsored by Dublin-Laurens St. Patrick's Committee

     

    St. Patrick's Invitational Band Festival

    West Laurens High School located at 3692 Hwy. 257 in Dexter at 9 AM

    The craic & music continues as over 20 bands flock to Dexter in a St. Patrick’s celebration of all things music during the St. Patrick’s Invitational Band Festival!

    Free admission

    Sponsored by Richard Horne, West Laurens Bands

     

    Irish Music Night
    7 PM at Christ Episcopal Church located at 318 Academy Avenue.

    Enjoy original live musical performances by musician & humorist, Harry O'Donoghue.
    Cost: $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Snacks available for purchase.
    Call 478-272-3003 or 478-279-4950 for tickets

    Sponsored by Christ Episcopal Church

     

    March 9th

    St. Patrick's Balloon Glow

    Balloons will light the skies as they float to Southern Pines Regional Park located at 575

    Southern Pines Road in the morning and evening for launch, followed by the glow, live musical entertainment by Free Spirits, DM Jumping Gym rides, & food vendors.

    Weather & wind permitting.

    Admission is free.

    Tethered rides will be available for $10.

    Sponsored by Dublin-Laurens St. Patrick's Committee

     

    St. Patrick's Library Book Sale

    Laurens County Library located at 801 Bellevue Avenue from 10 am to 2 pm.

    Admission is free.

    Sponsored by Oconee Regional Library

     

    Shamrock Your Ride

    Steak n Shake located at 1624 Veterans Boulevard from 10 AM - 3 PM

    Cost $5 per shamrock

    Proceeds benefit Morris Bank Community Foundation

    Sponsored by Morris Bank and Steak n Shake

     

    March 11th

    Luck of the Irish Bunko

    6 PM at the Dubose Porter Center located at 560 Pinehill Road.
    Cost $25

    Sponsored by Fancy Dancer Booster Club

     

    March 11th-14th

    Dublin Service League St. Patrick's Mail Stamp

    9:30 AM- 4:30 PM

    Mail & More at 1101-L Hillcrest Parkway & U.S. Post Office at Bellevue Avenue

    Free

    Sponsored by: Dublin Service League

     

    March 12th

    36th Annual Chamber Irish Breakfast

    Dublin Country Club located at 689 Country Club Road at 8 am.
    Admission: Table of eight: $200 and Individual Tickets: $25
    Call the Chamber at 478-272-5546 for more information.

    Sponsored by Dublin-Laurens County Chamber of Commerce

     

    Leprechaun Contest

    Dublin High School Auditorium located at 1127 Hillcrest Parkway at 7 pm.
    Admission: Adults $5, Children 3-12 years $3, and under 3 free

    Participation by invitation.

    Sponsored by Leadership Dublin-Laurens County

     

    March 13th

    St. Patrick's Youth Rally

    Trinity Christian School located at 200 Trinity Road at 7 pm.

    Free Admission

    Call 478-272-7699 for more info.

    Sponsored by Trinity Christian School

     

    March 14th

    Exchange Club Pancake Supper
    Eat like an Irishman with all you can eat pancakes, sausage, & bacon at Dublin Middle School from 4 pm to 8 pm.

    Tickets are $7 in advance & $9 at the door.

    Sponsored by Dublin Exchange Club

     

    March 15th

    Joint Civic Luncheon

    DuBose Porter Center located at 560 Pinehill Road at 11:30 AM

    Tickets $15 advance tickets required. May be purchased at any Morris Bank Dublin location and Citizens Bank of Laurens County.

    Sponsored by Dublin Rotary Club

     

    Have the Time of Your Life Gala

    Ice House located at 213 S. Monroe Street at 6:30 PM

    1920's Semiformal Gala with eats, music, & treats

    Tickets $35 or included in Order of Shillelagh & Blarney Stone Memberships

    Sponsored by Dublin-Laurens St. Patrick's Committee

     

    Super Saturday, March 16th

    Leprechaun Road Race

    Gear up for Dublin’s Annual St. Patrick’s Leprechaun Road Race featuring a 1K Fun Run/Walk, 5K, and 10K where the whole family can run to support local charities beginning at 8 AM.

    Register online here.

     

    41st Annual St. Patrick's Tennis Tournament

    Beginning at 9 AM for singles, 12:30 PM for doubles, and 2:30 PM for mixed. Play at Dublin High School. $25 per event per person or $40 for 2 events per person. For application, click here.

     

    St. Patrick's Arts & Crafts Festival

    Explore the best of Downtown Dublin during the St. Patricks Arts & Crafts Festival from 9 AM to 6 PM as live music, performers, artisans, and food take center stage at Market on Madison and Bicentennial Plaza for a jig of epic proportions!

    Sponsored by Dublin-Laurens St. Patrick's Festival Committee & City of Dublin

     

    St. Patrick's Parade

    Everyone’s a wee bit Irish in Dublin during the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Downtown Dublin beginning at 10:30 AM. Here's the official application & liability waiver to get you rolling!

    Line up begins at 9 AM

    Sponsored by Dublin Civitan Club

     

    Irish Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner

    Eat like an Irishman at United Methodist Church located at 305 W. Gaines Street from 11:30 AM-3 PM

    Tickets $9 adults in advance & $10 at door. Children 13 & under $5.

    Sponsored by Knights of Columbus Council 11637

     

    Rolyn's Specialty Cakes & Pastries

    Fuel that sweet tooth from 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM at First Methodist Church of Dublin located at 305 W. Gaines St.

    Sponsored by: Rolyn’s Specialty Cakes and Pastries

     

    ShamROCK

    Super Saturday is gonna get to ShamROCKN’ with live musical performances by The Woofs under the historic pines of Stubbs Park located at 100 South Drive from 4 PM to 9 PM.

    Free

    Sponsored by Visit Dublin GA

     

    Munchies in the Park

    Chow down on yummiest of local and regional eats from 6 PM to 9 PM at Stubbs Park located at 100 South Drive. Food tokens will be available for purchase. Held in conjunction with ShamRock.

    Sponsored by Dublin-Laurens St. Patrick's Festival

     

    St. Patrick's Gospel Sing
    6:30 PM at Dublin Church of God located at 2059 Claxton Dairy Road.

    Doors open at 5:30 PM. Tickets are $10 donation & under 10 are free.

    Sponsored by Hand in Hand

     

    March 17th

    Super Sunday Brunch

    Feed that hunger with a St. Patrick's brunch of epic proportions from 11 AM to 1:30 PM at Dublin Country Club located at 689 Country Club Road

    Purchase tickets

    Adults: $15

    Children 10 and under: $9

    Sponsored by Dublin-Laurens St. Patrick's Festival

     

    Laugh All Night

    Bring the whole family to this free comedy concert at 6 PM at Liberty Baptist Church located at 900 Hillcrest Pkwy. Love donations will be accepted to help fund new missions.

    Sponsored by Liberty Baptist Church

     

    March 21st

    Shamrock Charity Bingo

    Flier

    Register HERE

    First Baptist Church Family Life Center located at 108 Maiden Lane from 6 PM-9PM.

    Doors open at 6 PM with the first card played at 6:30 PM. Cards are $25 each (for all 5 games). Four Just for Kids games will be played for $1 each.

    Sponsored by Teen Challenge

     

    March 22nd

    Toccoa Falls College Choir Concert

    Bethsaida Baptist Church located at 2519 Hwy. 80 West at 7 PM

    Free admission

    Sponsored by Bethsaida Baptist Church

     

    March 22nd & 23rd

    Art with a Heart 40th Anniversary

    Liberty Baptist Church located at 900 Hillcrest

    This free two-day show begins Friday, March 22 from 5-8 PM with an Opening Reception to honor all artists and guests. The show continues on Saturday, March 23rd from 10 AM-5 PM with a full day of fun, family, and friends for Dublin’s largest art exhibit.

    Sponsored by Rhonda Dixon Art Studio

     

    March 23rd

    St. Patrick's Slam Golf Tourney
    Green Acres Golf Club located at 332 Rentz Dexter Road in Dexter beginning at 9 am.

    2 man alternating format. Registration: $120 per team. Only 60 teams accepted.

    Call 478-595-6219 for info

    Register: 2019 Slam Golf

    Sponsored by Green Acres Golf Club

     

    St. Patrick's Racquetball Tournament

    Fairview Fitness Center located at 200 Industrial Blvd.

    Register by calling 478-353-1900.

    Free to enter. Play begins at 8 AM and lasts until 3 PM.

    Sponsored by Fairview Park Hospital


    Blessing of the Bikes

    10 AM to 2 PM at Southern Pines Park located at 575 Southern Pines Rd.
    Free admission & free lunch. All ages, all bikes, and all riders welcome.

    Sponsored by Christian Motorcyclists Association

     

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