PHOTO: Paddy’s Day fun, love and madness

My St. Paddy’s Day adventure began and ended in a likely St. Paddy’s Day central: Shamrock City Pub in downtown St. John’s.

I arrived around 5 p.m. to the partying masses at the packed pub, which also featured a 20-person line-up at the door. I immediately realized that I was very late, for my partying deduction skills concluded that these people had been doing this for at least several hours, if not a day or two. But, these folks were troopers and it was clear they were going to continue, even if there was a guy walking around taking pictures of them.

I knew that I could easily fill gigabytes of camera cards with all things green, drunk and fun. Which — I did. Pictured here, frozen in time, is part of the fun, love and madness of happy hour on this St. Patrick’s Day.

Get our weekly newsletter for in-depth reporting and analysis delivered straight to your inbox. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time. Have a question? Contact us or review our privacy policy for more information.

 

Sign up for our weekly Indygestion newsletter

 

Sign up for the Indygestion newsletter

Each Saturday, we'll deliver a recap of all our in-depth reporting and analysis from the week.

Our donors make it possible.


Newfoundland and Labrador’s premiere outlet for progressive ideas is only possible with your support. Will you join us?

This site uses cookies to provide you with a great user experience. By continuing to use this website, you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy.

Scroll to Top