St. Patrick's Day Includes Irish History, Music, Dance, Drinks at NightLife
|We're not sure, but there might be some shamrocks in the California Academy of Sciences' living roof.|
At NightLife, you can have an Irish drink or two (or more) and also take in bits of the culture not related to the pub. Performers play not only the Celtic harp but also an instrument called the nyckelharpa, which organizers say has 16 strings and 37 keys and has existed for more than 600 years. Irish step-dancers do, well, whatever Irish step-dancers do. DJ Nako provides a more modern soundtrack. Someone or something called The Reality Thief roams the party doing magic.
|No shamrocks were harmed in the making of this green cocktail.|
St. Patrick's NightLife starts at 6 p.m. Thursday at the California Academy of Sciences. Admission is $12.
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