Looking for a reason to raise a pint of stout -- along with thousands of your friends? Or maybe you just wanna get your liver in shape for St. Patty's Day. Fado Irish Pub will host the 18th annual Great Guinness Toast tonight in a heated tent connected to the Easton hangout. The party starts at 5 p.m. tonight, Feb. 19, with the nationwide toast at 11 p.m.

The goal of the event is to once again get into the Guinness Book of World Records. Since its inception in 1993, the Great Guinness Toast broken its own record every year.

In Columbus, music will be served by DJ Matt Sexton, guitarist John Andrews, Celtic rockers Homeland, and The Menus.

And if you really enjoy the toast, you can relax and get lift home. The Central Ohio Safe Ride Program will be handing out $10 cab vouchers throughout the night.

Fado Irish Pub 4022 Townsfair Way, Easton 614-418-0066 Web: fadoirishpub.com