Support us!

H Street NE’s Star and Shamrock announces St. Patrick’s / Purim weekend festivities


From a press release:

“Star and Shamrock [1341 H Street, NE], DC’s only Irish-Jewish tavern and delicatessen, announced today that they will be hosting an entire weekend of shenanigans and simcha celebrating Purim and St Patrick’s Day, Saturday, March 15th through Monday, March 17th.

“Purim is a Jewish celebration, a day of feasting and good tidings. St. Patrick’s Day is the most festive of Irish holidays”, says owner Jay Feldman, “That’s too much to cram into one day–we need to make a grand celebratory weekend of it!”

Live, local entertainment will feature performances by The MollyHawks (, Klezcentricity ( and Shannon Dunne Dancers (

Performance schedule is as follows:

Saturday 11am – Shannon Dunne Dancers
Sunday 9pm – Klezcentricity
Monday 8pm – The MollyHawks
Star and Shamrock will open its doors early Saturday, Sunday and Monday at 10 am. Menu specials like corned beef and cabbage sliders and shepherd’s pie spring rolls pair with He’ Brew Hop Manna IPA and Guinness, the original craft beer from 1759! For dessert, try a Jameson Pickleback or Shamrock shooter!”

Recent Stories

14th and Kenyon Street, NW “Dear PoPville, Do you know what’s going on outside of the Geico on 14th and Kenyon in Columbia Heights? The outside patio area has been…

From the Office of Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton: “Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) met with the Chief Postal Inspector for the U.S. Postal Inspection Service, Gary Barksdale, to discuss mail…

1376 Park Road, NW, previously home to Shanghai Tokyo Thanks to Eric for sending the update: “pho72 in columbia heights open now” Anybody take a taste?

Photo by Diane Krauthamer You can talk about whatever is on your mind – quality of life issues, a beautiful tree you spotted, scuttlebutt, or any random questions/thoughts you may…


Subscribe to our mailing list