March Boston Area Events for St. Patrick’s Day 2013
Friday, March 1st, 2013 | By Katie
Our favorite month is here! If you’re looking for something to do this St. Patrick’s Day season in Boston, Tenon Tours and our partners have you covered.
Thursday March 7, 2013- 7pm: Irish Life Experience & Vacation Planning Information Session
Join the Irish Life Experience team at the Irish Cultural Center in Canton, MA on Thursday, March 7th from 7:00pm to 9:00pm to learn about the Irish Life Experience, an incredible summer study abroad program in Ireland offered to both American and Canadian College and High School students.
The Event: President & Founder Taryn Harrison, along with Program Teacher, Dan Parkinson (visiting from Ireland) and 2012 Participant Liam MacDonald and his mother, Donna, will all be in attendance to review the program, their experiences and conduct a Q&A session. Guests will also be entered to win door prizes and up to $500 in scholarships.
Following the introduction to the Irish Life Experience the Tenon Tours sales team will conduct an Ireland Vacation Planning Session with parents and attendees, while the students partake in a taste of classes they’d experience in Ireland such as an Irish craft or language lesson.
RSVP to be entered for prizes
Friday, March 8, 2013- 7pm: Whiskey Reception sponsored by Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey
Join Boston’s Irish Pub Challenge for a special VIP Whiskey Reception on Friday, March 8, 2013 sponsored by Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey and hosted by one of the most famous Irish pubs in Boston, The Black Rose!
The evening will include:
-Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey tasting and special presentation of some of their top whiskeys:
-A chance to win a FREE trip to Ireland (and other awesome prizes!)
-Reunions with past Tenon Tours travelers!
-Introduction to BIPC’s two charity efforts: Cops for Kids with Cancer and The Leary Firefighters Foundation.
-…and much more!
Purchase a ticket
Saturday, March 9, 2013- 12pm: Boston’s Irish Pub Challenge
The 5th Annual Boston’s Irish Pub Challenge is back, and bigger than ever! This year, we’ve planned for 5,000 people in 30+ pubs throughout the Faneuil Hall and North Station areas of downtown Boston.
Your Ticket Includes:
-No Cover Charges at Scheduled Locations w/ Wristband
-Official 2013 Pub Challenge T-Shirt (w/ Team Name)
-Official 2013 Pub Challenge Koozie
-Free Shamrock Beads, Paddy Hats, Shamrock Boppers and other swag
-Celebrity Captains including many MTV personalities as seen on the “Challenges”
-Featured Drink Specials
-Official Pub Challenge Map of participating pubs
-Tenon Tours Staff Assistance
-A Chance to Win a Free Trip to Ireland
-Electronic E-Ticketing and Scanning
-Exclusive Savings and Specials at Participating Retailers
-A portion of your ticket price goes towards our $20,000 charity goal
Sunday, March 17, 2013- 10am: Irish 5K at the Irish Cultural Center
Thursday, March 21, 2013- 5pm: Tenon Tours Open House *Travel Agents Only*
Tenon Tours is very excited to invite our travel agent partners to our first official and annual open-house in our office, which was recently voted in the top coolest offices in the world in the INC. Magazine survey.
We invite travel agents to join us for a presentation on Tenon Tours and our line-up of exciting products from the City Hopper to Self-Drives. Our sister brands (Go Blue Tours, Irish Life Experience, & Go Educational Tours) will also take part in this information session.
Saturday, March 23, 2013- 3pm & 7pm: Atlantic Steps with Shamrock Nation
Atlantic Steps is an international-touring adaptation of the phenomenally successful Irish show Fuaim Chonamara. Featuring Brian Cunningham and Kieran Jordan, it tells the inspiring epic story of Ireland’s oldest dance form, portrayed through the music, song, dance and energy of the Connemara region.