HopCat offers prime viewing spot for St. Patrick’s Day parade

Kansas City, Mo. (March 6, 2018) – HopCat, Westport’s craft beer bar, is hosting a watch party on its rooftop patio for the Saint Patrick’s Day parade on Saturday, March 17. The patio at HopCat overlooks the parade route at the corner of Westport Road and Broadway Boulevard providing guests a front row seat to the parade without the crowds.

Admission to the parade watch party at HopCat is $20 per person and includes a pour from HopCat’s Local 30 tap list or one of its specialty St. Paddy’s Day cocktails. In addition to its extensive beer offerings, HopCat is tapping Boulevard Dry Stout, Boulevard Irish Ale and Public House Flynn’s Irish Red to celebrate the holiday. Reservations for the rooftop are required and may be made on Eventbrite by visiting Seating in the main dining area at HopCat is available on a first-come, first-serve basis when the restaurant opens at 9 a.m.

The St. Patrick’s Day parade watch party is one of many upcoming events scheduled at HopCat throughout the month of March. The restaurant officially opens its rooftop patio on Thursday, March 15 and is hosting its monthly beer dinner on Tuesday, March 27 with Cinder Block Brewery. A full list of the upcoming events at HopCat including its weekly trivia and bingo nights can be found at

About HopCat:

HopCat’s first location opened in Grand Rapids, Mich. in 2008. HopCat has been recognized as one of top craft beer bars in the U.S. and around the world by authorities such as Draft Magazine, Beer Advocate and The HopCat brand belongs to the BarFly Ventures restaurant group, which also includes Stella’s Lounge, Grand Rapids Brewing Co. and the Waldron Public House. HopCat Kansas City is located at 401 Westport Road, Kansas City, MO 64111. The restaurant is open 11 a.m. – midnight Monday through Wednesday, 11 a.m. – 1:30 a.m. Thursday through Saturday and 10 a.m. – midnight on Sunday. Visit HopCat online at