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Shamrock Days in New Harmony

March 13, 2021 - March 14, 2021

We’re turning the town green March 13th and 14th as we celebrate all-things Irish! You will find special menus, activities, happenings and sales all over New Harmony.

We’ll post a flyer for the weekend with all the details, but here are just a few of the activities you can participate in. First, the short version. Then, below all that, the details! (Note: some require tickets or reservations, while others are free.)

Kiwanis Club’s Historical Walk

Charcuterie Chef at Black Lodge

Mary Scott’s St. Patty’s Day Party

Spot the Leprechauns – Win Some Green

Ghost Walk with Haunted New Harmony

Lucky Shamrocks at the Red Geranium and Grapevine Bar

Irish music at New Harmony Dulcimer Company

20% off stays at the A.C. Thomas House B&B the nights of March 12th and 13th

Chocolate Stout Cake and more at Sara’s Harmony Way

Decorate and Take Shamrock Cookie activity at Capers Emporium

Surprise Percentage Scavenger Hunt at The Mews and Lowry Hollow

Fresh Spring Decor at Firehouse Antiques

Special meal at The American Legion

Beer Garden with Cornhole games in the Black Lodge Coffee Roasters courtyard

Sunset Lighted Golf Cart Parade (weather permitting)

Classic Reuben sandwiches at the Yellow Tavern

Here are more details:

Kiwanis Club’s Historical Walk (1.2 mile self-guided social distanced 1.2 mile walk past 25 New Harmony buildings 200+ years old. ) Entry fee of $12 benefits Riley Children’s Hospital. Any time between 9 and 12 Saturday. Begin at Black Lodge Coffee Roasters.

Charcuterie Chef at Black Lodge – 10-2 Saturday. Board & Wheel will be on hand with charcuterie chef April providing samples, plus charcuterie boxes for sale.

MaryScott’s St. Patty’s Day Party – from 1:00 – ? on Saturday and 2:00 – ? on Sunday. Fish and Chips, Scotch Eggs, Shepherd’s Pie, Kahlua brownies, Irish drinks, $1 jello shots, Chelsie Punch, Irish Tea, Guinness and bas on tap, plus more. Open seating until 4:00. Reservations recommended after 5:00.

Spot the Leprechauns – Win Some Green – a two day scavenger hunt. Spot the lively little Leprechauns (they are about 12″ tall) tucked inside businesses around town. Pick up an entry form at Old Mill Mart or Capers. Identify the location of all 10 leprechauns for a chance to win a drawing. 1st prize – $200; 2nd prize – $100. Drawing will take place at the New Harmony Inn Entry House (and on Facebook Live) at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday. Entries must be returned to Capers or Old Mill Mart by 4:00 p.m. Sunday.

Ghost Walk with Haunted New Harmony – 7:00 p.m. on Saturday. Pre-registration required. Purchase a ticket at HauntedNewHarmony.com

Lucky Four Leaf Clovers will be hidden under 10 random chairs at the Red Geranium and Grapevine Bar on March 13th. Those who find them will win prizes that range from a free desert to a stay at the New Harmony Inn. Featured drink will be Red Geranium’s “Pot of Gold Mimosa.” For the entire month of March the Red G will offer the following specials: Reuben and Guiness $12; Free pot of gold mimosa with purchase of brunch entree (Saturdays and Sundays only 9-2)

Irish music will be played at New Harmony Dulcimer Company where you can stop buy and learn a little ditty.

20% off stays at the A.C. Thomas House B&B the nights of March 12th and 13th

Sara’s Wine Bar can satisfy your Irish thirst. Plus, Chocolate Stout Cake and more at Sara’s Harmony Way

Decorate and Take Shamrock Cookie activity at Capers Emporium on Saturday and Sunday (free! one cookie per customer), plus there will be green potato bread for sale, Guinness Stout cupcakes, pot o’ gold cupcakes, and special sales.

Surprise Percentage Scavenger Hunt at The Mews and Lowry Hollow on Saturday. Find the objects noted in the scavenger hunt and qualify for a surprise discount.

Fresh spring decor will make you want to do a little jig at Firehouse Antiques.

Enjoy the special Shamrock Days menu selections at The American Legion on Saturday or Sunday.

Beer Garden with Cornhole games between 11 and 3 on Saturday in the Black Lodge Coffee Roasters courtyard and participate in the Open Mic Limerick fun. Beer Garden from Carson’s Brewery. Bring a folding chair for outside festivities.

20% off sale at Mason-Nordgauer Fine Arts Gallery!

Classic Reuben sandwiches and your favorite cold beers at the Yellow Tavern.

Evening Golf Cart and Puppet Parade. At 5:45 (just as sunset begins), we will have a lighted golf cart parade through town (weather permitting). Special characters will join us! Channel your inner Irishness — or simply grab some greenness, decorate up your cart, and join us as we wind around town. We will line up by the Harmonist Hedge Labyrinth. From there, we’ll go down Main Street, wind around one block to Brewery to drive through the Ford Retirement Community back parking area, then back to Main Street. From there, we’ll go to Granary Street. We’ll turn right on Granary, and go down a few blocks — hopping over to buzz by Premier HealthCare before going back over to North Street. We’ll go down North Street, then up Arthur Street to South Street, then disburse by 6:30. (Parade route is subject to change — we’re going to go drive it now to time it. 😉 )


March 13, 2021
March 14, 2021
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