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Exploring St. Patrick’s Day in the Red Rock Wonderland of Moab, Utah

Nestled amidst the iconic red rock formations of Utah lies Moab, a small town known for its breathtaking scenery and adventurous spirit. While St. Patrick’s Day might not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Moab. Join us as we embark on a journey to discover how Moab celebrates the luck of the Irish against the backdrop of its stunning desert landscape.

St Patrick's Day in Moab
St Patrick's Day in Moab

A Green Oasis in the Desert:
Despite being surrounded by arid desert landscapes, Moab transforms into a green oasis on St. Patrick’s Day. From decorations adorning local businesses that are donning green attire.

Green Beer:
No St. Patrick’s Day celebration would be complete without a pint of green beer, and Moab delivers on this front. Local breweries and bars serve their brews dyed green for the occasion, adding an extra dash of festive spirit to the festivities. Visit The World Famous Woody’s Tavern, Moab Brewery, Proper Brewery, Josie Wyatt’s Grille, Sunset Grill, etc.

St Patrick's Day in Moab
St Patrick's Day in Moab

Outdoor Adventures with an Irish Twist:
The surrounding wilderness offers plenty of opportunities for outdoor adventures with an Irish twist. Wear your favorite green costume and take a nice picture at sunset time with a red rocks landscape.

Live Music and Entertainment:
As the sun sets behind the red rocks, the party continues with live music and entertainment at various venues throughout Moab. The Crooked Rugs will play at The Blu Pig & Blu Bar on Sunday 17 from 7 pm – 10 pm.

St. Patrick’s Day in Moab, Utah, is a celebration, so don your greenest attire and join us for a St. Patrick’s Day celebration you won’t soon forget!

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