Sham-rockin' ways to celebrate St. Patrick's Day

The McCabes

8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 12; $5

Byrne's Pub, 1248 W. Third Ave., Grandview

Web: byrnespub.com

Debe Wenig and Bobby Hamlin

9:30 p.m. Friday, March 13; free

Club Diversity, 863 S. High St., Brewery District

Web: clubdiversity.com

John Andrews

9:30 p.m. Friday, March 13; free

Fado Irish Pub, 4022 Townsfair Way, Easton

Web: fadoirishpub.com

St. Patrick's Day Parade

11 a.m. Saturday, March 14; free

Metro Center Plaza, Dublin

Web: dublin.oh.us

The Blarney Hop

1-5 p.m. Saturday, March 14; free

Shoppes at River Rd., 6436 Riverside Dr., Upper Arlington

Web: main.ascevents.org

St. Baldrick's Charity Event

2 p.m. Saturday, March 14

Fado Irish Pub, 4022 Townsfair Way, Easton

Web: fadoirishpub.com

Coveted Green, Answer 42 and Shedding Yesterday

8 p.m. Saturday, March 14; free

CBR's, 503 S. Front St., Brewery District

Phone: 614-224-8155

Tim O'Connor

8 p.m. Saturday, March 14; free

Plank's on Broadway, 4022 Broadway, Grove City

Phone: 614-875-7800

Get in the Van and The Reaganomics

6:30 p.m. Sunday, March 15; free

Fado Irish Pub, 4022 Townsfair Way, Easton

Web: fadoirishpub.com

Lost Weekend Records Ides of March Hootenanny: You're So Bossy, Mark Sims & The Lamplighters, Dan Dougan & Megan Palmer, James & James and Chris Burney

2 p.m. Sunday, March 15; free

Lost Weekend Records. 2960 N. High St., Clintonville

Web: lostweekendrecords.com

General Guinness, Knot Fibb'n and The Kells

1-10 p.m. Monday, March 16; free

Byrne's Pub, 1248 W. Third Ave., Grandview

Web: byrnespub.com

Irish American St. Patty's Day Quiz

6:30 p.m. Monday, March 16; free

Fado Irish Pub, 4022 Townsfair Way, Easton

Web: fadoirishpub.com

7 Nations

9 p.m. Monday, March 16; free

Fado Irish Pub, 4022 Townsfair Way, Easton

Web: fadoirishpub.com

Kegs & Eggs with Mark Dantzer, Swagg, Homeland, Ladies of Langford, Lt. Dan's New Legs and Mother Trucker

7:45 a.m. Tuesday, March 17; free

Fado Irish Pub, 4022 Townsfair Way, Easton

Web: fadoirishpub.com

Tim O'Connor

12 p.m. Tuesday, March 17; free

Brazenhead Irish Pub, 1027 W. Fifth Ave., Grandview

Web: hdrestaurants.com

Irish Family Reunion featuring The Columbus Celtic Choir, the Drowsy Lads, the Hooligans, Irish step dancers and pipe bands

12-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 17; $10

Veterans Memorial, 330 W. Broad St., Franklinton

Web: shamrockclubofcolumbus.com

Junk Yard Dogs

4 p.m. Tuesday, March 17; free

Blarney Stone, 1172 Hill Rd. North, Pickerington

Web: myspace.com/theblarneystonepub

Tim O'Connor

5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 17; free

Buck Mulligan's Irish Pub, 510 Creekside Plaza, Gahanna

Web: buckmulliganspub.com

Our Cat Philip, Mumpsy and Tres Bien

6 p.m. Tuesday, March 17; $7

Rumba Cafe, 2507 Summit St., North Campus

Web: myspace.com/rumbacafe39

The Signal

6 p.m. Tuesday, March 17

C.J. O'Malley's Irish Pub, 682 Corylus Dr., Pataskala

Phone: 740-964-2111

Acoustica

7 p.m. Tuesday, March 17

Mudflat's Bar & Grill, 31 W. Columbus St., Galena

Web: themudflats.com

Couch Forts, The Language Our Fathers Forgot and Ghost Shirt

8 p.m. Tuesday, March 17; free

Skully's Music Diner, 1151 N. High St., Short North

Web: skullys.org

Swagg

8 p.m. Tuesday, March 17; $5

Kickstand Pub, 8333 Market Exchange Dr., Westerville

Phone: 614-436-4984

Sutton & Steve

8:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 17; free

Frog, Bear & Wild Boar, 343 N. Front St., Arena District

Web: frogbearwildboar.com

OCD, Answer 42, Everybody's Hero, Jeffrey Fisher, Ross Mahaffey, Rod & Sam and Columbus Pipe & Drum

9 p.m. Tuesday, March 17

Woo Doggies, 5257 Westpointe Plaza Dr., Hilliard

Web: myspace.com/woodoggies

The Schmangy Brothers

9 p.m. Tuesday, March 17; free

India-Oak Grill, 590 Oakland Park Ave., Clintonville

Phone: 614-261-9355

Jaded Angel

9:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 17; free

Blarney Stone, 1172 Hill Rd. North, Pickerington

Web: myspace.com/theblarneystonepub

The Jack

9:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 17

On the Rocks, 5815 Karric Sq., Dublin

Phone: 614-717-9215

HooDoo Soul Band

10 p.m. Tuesday, March 17; free

Rumba Cafe, 2507 Summit St., North Campus

Web: myspace.com/rumbacafe39

The WeedEaters

10 p.m. Tuesday, March 17; free

Oldfield's on High, 2590 N. High St., North Campus

Web: oldfieldsonhigh.com

The Survivor's Party with The Hooligans

8 p.m. Wednesday, March 18; free

Byrne's Pub, 1248 W. Third Ave., Grandview

Web: byrnespub.com