Celebrate St. Patrick's Day From Your Front Porch

A local Facebook event asks folks of the Queen City to pour themselves a drink and wave to their neighbors at a safe distance.

Mar 17, 2020 at 5:51 pm
click to enlarge Erin go Bragh! - Photo by CityBeat staff member who may or may not be participating
Photo by CityBeat staff member who may or may not be participating
Erin go Bragh!

We may be practicing social distancing, but that doesn't mean we can't celebrate ole St. Patrick together — from afar. 

A public local Facebook event has been circulating, asking folks to partake in the tradition, while respecting coronavirus safety concerns. 

"It's St. Patrick's Day. Have a front porch, stoop or balcony? Then join us all as we have a drink together and wave at each other from a safe distance," the event page reads.

So pour yourself a frosty brew (if you're all out you can order one from one of these local spots for pick up or delivery), toss in a couple of drops of green food coloring and cheers to social distancing and staying healthy. 

The event page asks those partaking to post a photo of their porch-sipping fun to the page.

Erin go Bragh!