Travel Matters: Deals for cherry blossoms, St. Patrick's Day
Feb. 25, 2012

By Anders Meanders

Got luck of the irish? Then celebrate in Vegas

You'll be partin' with some green, but Las Vegas is still a fun place to do St. Patrick's Day, as the following packages from show:

Planet Hollywood offers 20 percent off your room rate, two-for-one drink specials, free club admission and two-for-one show tickets. More at Monte Carlo Hotel & Casino is also offering 20 percent off at Rí Rá Irish Pub at Mandalay Bay ( celebrates its one-year anniversary with a two-day St. Patrick's Day festival March 16 and 17 with live music, giveaways, a parade and Irish menu items (Will you be havin' the spud?). Nine Fine Irishmen located inside New York-New York Hotel & Casino offers live Irish music, too, and you'll be allowed to freely refill your drinks from two taps. They will, of course, track your pours and offer you a tab when you're done.

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