This St. Patrick's Day, you're sure to find parties and events just about everywhere, with parades, plenty of "kiss me, I'm Irish" shirts and an abundance of green beer. Yet few things are more fun than a concert, and there is plenty to enjoy in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area for St. Patrick's Day, from appropriate Celtic punk to chart-topping singers. So while the pubs are packed, grab your tickets and celebrate with some live music.
March 10 @ 8 p.m.
South Side Ballroom - 1135 S Lamar St. Ste 101, Dallas, TX 75215
Does it get better than Flogging Molly for St. Patrick's Day? The Celtic punk band will be returning to Dallas for the holiday, as is the annual tradition, but with a twist--due to ongoing renovations at usual venue Energy Square, they'll be playing a week earlier on March 10 at South Side Ballroom, presented by the Dallas Observer. Tickets are on sale now, starting at $35.
The English Beat
March 12 @ 8 p.m.
Gas Monkey Bar N' Grill - 10261 Technology Blvd E, Dallas, TX, 75220
Kick off your week leading into St. Patrick's Day with a show from British band The English Beat at Gas Monkey Bar N' Grill--still going following a fall tour. Tickets are on sale now for $18 in advance, $22 day of the show, as well as $30 premier balcony seating. Table and cabana packages are also available.
March 17 @ 8 p.m.
House of Blues - 2200 N Lamar St., Dallas, TX 75202
You can always count on the House of Blues for live music, so for St. Patrick's Day, party with Texas' own Whiskey Myers. Tickets are on sale now for just $17, making it an affordable way to spend your evening.
March 18 @ 7:30 p.m.
American Airlines Center - 2500 Victory Ave., Dallas, TX 75219
Close out your eventful St. Patrick's Day weekend on Sunday, March 18, with a performance from singer Lorde as part of her Melodrama world tour. She'll be joined by Tove Styrke. Tickets are on sale now right here on AXS, starting at $39. Fans can also catch her a few days later in the Twin Cities. And after her full-page ad thanking fans for their support, you know your presence will be appreciated.
March 19 @ 8 p.m.
Dada - 2720 Elm St., Dallas, TX, 75226
The return to work on Monday doesn't have to be a letdown--keep the party going with a show from band Mt. Joy at Dada. Tickets are on sale now for $12 in advance, $14 day of show.