The JADE BEER Effect

Celebrate the beloved holiday of Celtic tradition, good cheer, great beer and food, green bowler hats and general revelry with Folio Weekly and Barley Republic Public House’s sixth annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival throwdown, with traditional Irish fare, beer and whiskey, a fastest-pint contest, live music by The Wobbly Toms, Whiskey of the Damned, Hoist the Colors, bagpipe bands, giveaways and raffles.

2-11 p.m. Friday, March 17, St. Augustine, 547-2023, $5 admission,