6 Ways to Go Local for St. Patrick's Day

St patricks day shop local St. Patrick's Day is a time of celebration for Irish history and culture, and many take the opportunity to go all out. While you're sporting your green for this special holiday, make sure to spend your green at Arizona's local businesses! Here are 6 ways to go local for St. Patrick's Day:

1. Get Your Green Duds From a Local Retailer

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Show your spirit with some green clothing from a local retailer! Find a local apparel business near you.

2. Celebrate with Local Events

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There are many local events around the state celebrating St. Patrick's Day, check out our local events roundup here.

3. Bring Local Brews to the St. Patrick's Day Party


Did you know that Arizona's beer industry contributes millions of dollars to the local economy and creates hundreds of jobs? Choose AZ brews while your out at the local pub or at a house party!

4. Choose Local Coffee to Pair with Your Irish Whiskey

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Enjoying Irish whiskey with your coffee on St. Patrick's Day? Pick up some beans from your local coffee roaster or coffee house.

5. Take a Local Cab

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Plan ahead to get home safe after a night of celebrating with a local cab companyDownload the Total Transit app to your phone and use code LOCALFIRST for $10 off your first ride! 

6. Go Green Locally

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Be green inside and out for St. Patrick's Day by making the pledge to adopt sustainability measures into your daily lifestyle. Check out some of our green and eco-friendly businesses to help you meet your goals.