Weekend Pick: St. Patrick’s Day at Reston Town Center

Runners and a leprechaun line up for the 2013 Lucky Leprechaun 5K in Reston/Credit: Potomac River RunningSt. Patrick’s Day is Monday, March 17. But Saturday is the time to celebrate in Reston, where there is holiday fun planned for all day at Reston Town Center.

The Lucky Leprechaun 5K begins at 8:30 a.m. at Reston Town Center. Come dressed in your St. Paddy’s Day outfit, or just your running clothes to take part in this race for all ages.

There is a 100-yard kids fun run at 9:30 a.m.

Entry fee ($40) includes a meal ticket for Clyde’s of Reston’s St. Patrick’s Day menu, featuring corned beef and cabbage, green nachos and other Irish favorites.

Clyde’s of Reston’s St. Patrick’s Day Party begins at 9 a.m. and runs till 11 p.m. in the Pavilion at Reston Town Center.

There will be music, food and beer, as well as family friendly activities such as a moonbounce and face painting.

The party will be held rain or shine.

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