Celebrating St. Paddy's Day safely - The Frederick News-Post Online

Celebrating St. Paddy's Day Safely
Originally published March 17, 2010

By Pam Rigaux
News-Post Staff

Hundreds of partygoers are expected to celebrate Irish heritage at Patrick's Irish Pub and Restaurant on East Patrick Street in Frederick today, said Patrick Orlando, the bar's owner.

"We will have live Irish music from 10 a.m. to 2 a.m.," he said.

Green dye in beer is not Irish, Orlando said. "We have real Irish beer and real Irish whiskey."

As restaurateurs gear up for St. Patrick's Day festivities, area law enforcement agencies have initiated programs to keep the community safe on one of the busiest drunken-driving days of the year.

Click the link to read the full story and where MSP will be at. I like the idea of free taxi cab rides up to $50 in fare.