6 Reasons to Love the Dublin, Ohio St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

Slainte! Here's five reasons why we love the Dublin, Ohio St. Patrick's Day Celebration.

Have you heard of Dublin, Ohio? About 20 minutes northwest of Columbus, Ohio, the city revels in its Irish roots. For St. Patrick’s Day, the revelry is even more amped up. We headed to the city to check out what goes on and what’s new in town and it turns out here’s a whole lot. From food to a fun boozy trail, here are six reasons to love the Dublin, Ohio St. Patrick’s Day Celebration. Yes, we did visit Dublin, Ohio, a couple of years ago. Yes, it was a…

Leave your passport at home and visit Dublin, Ohio instead!

One of the beautiful walls in Dublin, Ohio

Cities named after Irish towns are all over the United States. There’s Erin, New York, Belfast, Pennsylvania, and even Killarney, Florida. But, when I think of THE most popular city in Ireland, I have to think of Dublin. It turns out there’s a Dublin, Ohio- only a few minutes northwest of Columbus and the city has a fervor for all things Irish. You don’t need to pull your passport out of storage to experience Irish fun any time of year- but when celebrating St. Patrick’s Day it’s the time of…

Irish Step Dancers in St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Historic Dublin

This photo could have been taken at any number of St. Patrick’s Day Parades across the United States, and is a scene I am very familiar with. Many years ago I, myself, used to dance in a St. Patrick’s Day Parade and, whether the sun was shining like in the pic or if there was a blizzard, there were always thousands that turned up to dance right along with us.  This year my family and I will be headed to Dublin– and we won’t even need our passports. There’s a…