St. Patrick's Day at Universal Orlando Resort 

St. Patrick's Day spent at Universal Orlando Resort is an annual celebration that transforms the theme park into a lively Irish haven.  

Two beers on Saint Patrick's Day celebrated at Universal Orlando Resort

Amidst the thrilling rides and magical experiences, guests can immerse themselves in the spirit of the Emerald Isle, complete with authentic Irish tunes, hearty food, and festive drinks. 

Between Irish-themed offerings at Pat O'Brien's Piano Bar, the lively atmosphere of Finnegan's Bar, and the unique blend of St. Patrick's Day and Mardi Gras festivities, Universal Orlando is a great choice for March 17. 

Pat O'Brien's Dueling Piano Bar 

This St. Patrick's Day, the bar takes on a distinctly Irish flair, welcoming guests with lively tunes and a spirited atmosphere. 

Picture yourself surrounded by the warm glow of twinkling lights as talented pianists play your favorite classic hits, creating an ambiance that's both festive and inviting. 

A piano man performing a hit song at the Pat Obrien's Piano Bar in Universal City Walk.

As you sip on a pint of your favorite brew, the friendly ambiance of fellow patrons and the infectious energy of the pianists will transport you to the heart of Dublin. 

Whether you're belting out classic Irish sing-alongs or simply tapping your foot to the rhythm of 80s oldies, Pat O'Brien's offers a memorable St. Patrick's Day experience for guests of all ages. 

Finnegan's Bar 

Head over to Universal Studios where you'll find Finnegan's Bar, a pub that captures the essence of the luck of the Irish. 

With its rich wooden accents and traditional décor, Finnegan's provides a cozy retreat where guests can indulge in authentic Irish fare and, of course, a selection of festive beverages. 

On St. Patrick's Day, Finnegan's Bar is a must-visit destination for those seeking an immersive Irish experience. 

The menu features a tempting array of Irish classics, from hearty stews to savory pies. 

Sink your teeth into bangers and mash or savor the flavors of a perfectly cooked shepherd's pie—all while enjoying the lively atmosphere that makes Finnegan's a beloved spot within Universal Studios. 

St. Patrick's Day at Finnegan's means an extensive selection of Irish libations, including a variety of whiskies and perfectly poured pints of Guinness. 

The bartenders, clad in festive green attire, add a touch of Irish charm as they serve up the perfect concoction to complement your celebratory mood. 

St. Patrick's Day and Mardi Gras Unite 

What makes St. Patrick's Day at Universal Orlando Resort truly unique is its collaboration with the ongoing Mardi Gras celebrations. 

As you stroll through the park, you'll find yourself immersed in a kaleidoscope of colors, vibrant floats, and the rhythmic beats of Mardi Gras music. 

The convergence of St. Patrick's Day and Mardi Gras creates an electrifying atmosphere that appeals to partygoers of all tastes. 

A yellow and gold Mardi Gras mask.

Imagine donning a green hat and beads as you dance along with the Mardi Gras parade, a harmonious blend of Irish and Louisiana traditions that brings an extra layer of excitement to the festivities. 

Live Entertainment 

In previous years, Universal Orlando Resort has elevated its St. Patrick's Day celebrations with live performances on the CityWalk Lagoon Stage. 

From traditional Irish dancers to lively musical acts, the stage comes alive with the spirit of the holiday. 

The waterfront setting adds a magical touch, creating a backdrop that enhances the overall experience for visitors. 

Additionally, street performers add to the festive ambiance, entertaining guests with their captivating skills and interactive acts. 

Picture stilt-walkers and costumed characters all contributing to the lively energy that defines St. Patrick's Day at Universal Orlando Resort. 

Stay With Rosen Inn Closest to Universal 

If you’re coming from out of town to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day here in Orlando, let Rosen Inn Closest to Universal be your choice destination for a comfortable stay. 

Whatever you decide to do during your Orlando vacation, Rosen Inn is the ideal place to stay.