HACKETTSTOWN, NJ (Warren County) – The Hackettstown Business Improvement District will kick-off St. Patrick’s festivities with a bar and brew crawl on Thursday, Feb. 23.
Starting at 6:00 p.m., special guests will be at the four participating locations selling the Bar and Brew Crawl coupon books. Coupons are good for 1 beer each at Bea McNally’s, located at 109 Grand Ave, Man Skirt Brewing, located at 144 Main St, Czig Meister, located at 106 Valentine St, and Marley’s Gotham Grill, located at 169 Main St. Tickets are $30 and are good through March 31st.
The BID is offering pre-sale tickets for $25 through February 22. All coupons are good from February 23-March 31st.
For more information or to purchase bar crawl tickets, click here.
The BID will then host a Grand Marshal Reception to honor 2023 St. Patrick’s Parade Grand Marshal, Mr. Robert “Bob” Moore on Thursday, March 9, at 6:00 p.m. at David’s Country Inn, located at 314 Main Street, in Hackettstown.
The reception dinner features a live performance by Rory O’Moore School of Pipes and Drums and a dance performance by Slattery School of Irish Dance.
Tickets are $55 per person or $500 per table of 10.
For more information or to purchase reception dinner tickets, click here.
These events lead up to Hackettstown’s highly-anticipated 14th Annual St. Patrick’s Parade on Sunday, March 12 and kicks-off at 3:30 p.m. with Grand Marshal Mr. Robert “Bob” Moore leading numerous participants including: Irish dance groups, Irish bands, community groups, bagpipes, drums, Centenary University, Hackettstown HS clubs and groups, animals, Hackettstown and surrounding area fire departments and rescue squads, as well as hometown favorites Junior and Senior Colonial Musketeers and the Hackettstown Community Band.
The parade is pet-friendly, with a special pet costume contest sponsored by Doggie Styleash. Dress your pets for the chance to win prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd places. Judging will be held at Czig Meister Brewing, located at 106 Valentine Street, starting at 3:00 p.m. sharp. Pets will then be invited to walk the parade as St. Patrick and Irish Heritage costume contestants after judging.