Five Things To Do On St. Patrick’s Day in New Zealand

  1. Wear Something Green

Wear something green for luck. Or just a good excuse to wear your forgotten green shirt.

jimmy fallon st patricks day

If you need a last minute green item, opt for the plain t-shirts from AS Colour for NZ$22

green shirt as colour

2. Destination: Irish Pub

Head over to your local Irish pub. Here are just some of our favourites:

Auckland  O’Hagans – 103 Custom Street West, Auckland

Hamilton Shenanigans Irish Pub – 287 Victoria St, Hamilton

Wellington J.J.Murphy and Co. –  119 Cuba St, Wellington

Christchurch The Bog – 50 Victoria St, Christchurch

Dunedin The Bog – 387 George St, Dunedin

archer st patricks day

3. Make Guinness Pudding with Whiskey Cream

Try this recipe.

guinness recipe

4. St. Paddy’s Celebration at Your Flat

What you’ll need:

a. Decorations – get it at your local $2 store or LookSharp Store

b. Beer – go Irish beer with Guinness Buy at Countdown

c. Pizza – go try the Luxe Deluxe at Hell’s Pizza


5. Movie marathon? Watch Leprechaun I, II, III, IV….. skip the one where he’s in space.

leprechaun movie


BONUS: Make green smoothie tomorrow morning to cure your hangover. Here’s the recipe:

MAKES one 750ml smoothie

30-50g baby spinach or other leafy greens
250ml coconut water or water
1 large sweet apple (Gala recommended)
3 tbsp avocado flesh
1-2 tbsp fresh lime juice, to taste
5-10 large mint leaves, to taste
5 large ice cubes

Fresh Green vegetable smoothie in two glasses with cress
Fresh Green vegetable smoothie in two glasses with cress

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

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Written by Alliv Samson

Founder and Publisher of XYNZ Magazine. Alliv is also the co-founder and COO of Kami ( @allivsamson

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