HACKETTSTOWN, NJ (Warren County) – The St. Patrick’s Day Parade has been cancelled but that does not mean Hackettstown will be quiet this weekend, Hackettstown Business Improvement District Executive Director Laurie Rapisardi said.
The Hackettstown Business Improvement District is planning to move forward with some safe and fun events for families to enjoy throughout St. Patrick’s Day weekend, March 13 and 14, 2021, with some events happening on Thursday, March 11 and Friday, March 12, Rapisardi said.
“This St. Patrick’s event will bring folks to town in a safe way while offering a chance to enjoy the tastes of our restaurants and breweries with themed fare- and indulge in the great shops of Hackettstown for St. Patrick themed specials,” Rapisardi said.
Participate in a Scavenger Hunt. Visit five of the locations listed below from Thursday, March 11 through Saturday, March 13, collect a shamrock as proof you were there, and email a photo of your five shamrocks to firstname.lastname@example.org to complete your hunt and win a sweet prize.
- 6 Daughters Soap Boutique
- 21 Fiestas Party Store
- Hackettstown Pet Supply
- Tracey’s Candy Shoppe
- Marley’s Gotham Grill
- ManSkirt Brewing
- Khillaney’s Pickles
- NJ Gold Mine
- Me To You Consignment
- Greene’s Beans
- Philly Pretzel Factory
Individual bagpipers will walk down Main Street and businesses may add their own entertainment as well.
“Remember: There’ll be no kissing the Blarney Stone without a mask this year, and you’ll need to do your Irish Jig at least six feet apart from your neighbors! Even so, we guarantee a good time will be had by all!,” Rapisardi said.
For more information, go to www.hackettstownbid.com.