St. Patty’s Day Shamrock Shuffle

2018 is full of surprises! Not only have we rolled out a brand new website, we are calling this year “The Year of the Charter”. We are starting out with a bang with the announcement of our first ever sell-by-seat tour! So this means we are including selling individual tickets in our repertoire of service offerings and not just focusing solely on groups.

This St. Patrick’s Day (Saturday 3/17), our Shamrock Shuffle Irish Pub Crawl will allow for a safe mode of transportation this upcoming holiday. We will be visiting the best Irish Pubs Portland has to offer. So a special thanks to North 45 PubKatie O’Brien’s, and Whelan’s Irish Pub for hosting plenty of taps at their respective establishments, green beer, Irish whiskey and traditional Irish food. Only $25/person. Must be 21+. Bus leaves at 2pm. Full itinerary and Book your tickets here: Sláinte!

§Drink Green, Wear Green, Ride Green§        21+Over Event


Please take public transportation to the pickup location (or pay to park if you have a DD)

Bus leaves Promptly at 2:00PM (Please arrive 15 minutes early in order to validate your ticket with the driver) around the corner from Kell’s Irish Pub (Corner of SW 2nd and SW Ash)

1st Stop (2:15PM – 3:15PM) – North 45

2nd Stop (3:30PM – 4:45PM) – Katie O’Brien’s

3rd Stop (5:00PM – 6:30PM) – Whelan’s Pub

Drop Off – Kell’s Irish Pub

*Though Kell’s is not a participating bar in the tour, feel free to start the day there or cap the tour off (or both if you wanna get really crazy) there if for some reason you hadn’t imbibed enough!

PS. Don’t get too tipsy and forget to tip your driver! It’s good luck after all!



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