The Corral Saloon and Eatery in Nelson will host a St. Paddy’s Day Bash and Parade on Saturday, March 12, starting with food, green beer and drink specials at 8 a.m.

Activities are planned both inside and out and include Shooting the Minnow, live entertainment, tournaments, the sale of souvenir mugs and more.

Sober drivers will be available for a fee.


8 a.m. Breakfast specials.

9 a.m. Bloody Mary Bingo: $1 per card, $2 per special, 80 percent payout.

10:30 a.m. Bean Bag Tournament, all day.

12:30 p.m. Parade; to enter, email Sue at; entry is free and prizes will be awarded.

1:30 p.m. Battle of the SQUADS.

1:30 p.m. Costume contest, prizes.

1:30 p.m. Kids face painting, bottle toss and more kid-friendly events.

2 p.m. Keg throwing contest.

4 p.m. Meat raffle at Corral.

5 to 7:30 p.m. Blonde and the Bohunk.

8 p.m. Meat raffle at Corral.

8 p.m. to midnight: Hell Country Truckers, country/rock band from Minneapolis.