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Chicagoland Elites Celebrate Halfway to St. Patty’s!



Things got green at The Claddagh in Geneva last Thursday night when Chicagoland Elites gathered for Yelp's Halfway to St. Paddy's Shenanigans! Guests took over a private area where they noshed on a decadent spread of appetizers, listened to live music, clinked their glasses and celebrated the night away.

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And celebrate they did! With an extensive beverage selection including Magners Cider, Newcastle Brown Ale, cocktails by Zodiac Black Cherry Vodka and Firefly Sweet Tea vodka and a batch of The Claddagh's special housemade sangria, guests had the whole world in their hands. In between spirited sips, Elites tried chicken satay skewers, salmon mousse, spinach dip, tomato mozzarella skewers, stuffed mushroom caps and a trio of desserts including lemon squares, macaroons and profiteroles. Must be the luck o' the Irish to get this spoiled!

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Dynamic duo McCormack and Lowery treated us to a mix of traditional Irish ballads and folk songs. Though the event officially ended at 9pm, guests couldn't get enough and continued partying into the night. A huge thank you goes out to The Claddagh for showing us how St. Paddy's is really done and for sending everyone home with gift certificates! To read the reviews, check out this link and click right here to see all the photos (taken by your truly).

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'Til next time, SYOY!

Jelena Z

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