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the drunken Hearts

Drunken Hearts

The Drunken Hearts Bring High-Country-Rock, Americana to Green Parrot  Colorado-based Americana Quintet The Drunken Hearts  bring their high-country rock. alt.mountain music to The Green Parrot Bar with shows at 9:00 and 11:00 p.m on Thurday, January 30th and 5:30, 9:00 and 11:00 p.m.  on Friday , January 31st  and Saturday February 1st. Originally formed  in 2010, The Drunken Hearts have grown leaps and bounds in the past eight years, managing to make a name for themselves in a state […]

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Myles Mancuso

Myles Mancuso Band Plays Thursday Green Parrot SoundcheckMyles Mancuso and the Myles Mancuso Band will appear at The Green Parrot Bar on Thursday, January 30th beginning at 5:30 p.m.Myles is a professional, multi-instrumental musician, with a diverse sound ranging from classic country to roots rock and neosoul/blueswho has performed at high quality venues in New York City and Nashville, including The Brooklyn Bowl, […]

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hot beer

Hot Beer Brings Newgrass Acoustic Jam to Parrot Stage

Hot Beer Brings Newgrass Acoustic Jam to Parrot Stage Philadelphia-based, with our own Philly-expat, local-favorite Jesse Wagner and other members from Happy Dog sitting in, Hot Beer brings their brand of Bluegrass/Newgrass/Grateful Jam to The Green Parrot with shows at 5:30. 9:00and 11:00 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday, January 28th and 29th.#hotbeer #greenparrotbar #greenparrotsoundcheck ##newgrass#keywest #localsbar #divebar #livemusic#keywestmusicians #philadelphiamusic #philadelphiafolkfestival

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Hendricks Nativity Scene

“No Room At The Gin”: The Hendrick’s Gin Nativity Scene

“I know what we’ll be drinking in Hell”-Vicki Roush   I just want to say that whoever came up with this idea (Nick) had a lot more than visions of sugarplums dancing around in their head. Inspired originally by the very adorable miniatures of Hendrick’s Gin, the small-batch, hand crafted Scottish Gin infused with cucumbers… […]

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Green Parrot First-Ever Uke Out

First-Ever Green Parrot Uke Out   I don’t know what to say about Thursday night’s Uke-Apocalypse except it was amazing. I want to thank everyone who showed up whether young or old, amateur or professional, and either to listen or to participate. You made it happen. It was a perfect example of the Parrot being […]

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sailor jerry and pineapple juice at the green parrot

National Rum Day

“Three ingredients is a cocktail. Two ingredients is an emergency”-Peggy Olson on Mad Men   With National Rum Day August 16th, upon, it may serve us well to take a look at where The Green Parrot stands on the state of rum today. In a tropical-drink world overrun with tiny umbrellas, excessive garnishes, too many splashes of […]

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June 1st: Time For COLBY’S OFFICIAL GREEN PARROT HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS KIT.

As is our custom at the start of each Hurricane season, a new devotional candle has been placed in the small handmade wooden cabinet next to the Benjamin Franklin shutter just inside the Parrot’s front door. The candle, the centerpiece of The Green Parrot Hurricane Preparedness Kit   sits ready to be whisked off to […]

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Green Parrot Drink and Draw

Green Parrot Drink & Draw Tuesday 8 pm

Green Parrot to Hold “First-Tuesday Drink & Dr aw Night” The Green Parrot will host a Drink and Draw Night on the first Tuesday of each month beginning on Tuesday, May 2nd, from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. The Green Parrot and our first guest host, local artist Tony Gregory invites artists of all skill levels to come Drink & Draw at The Green Parrot. Bring a sketchbook, pens, and paper with you, and if you come empty-handed, […]

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An Homage to Records and Rogues on National Record Store Day

This Saturday shops across the country observed the eleventh annual nationwide celebration of in-person commerce known as National Record Store Day. Organized by coalitions of independent record stores, many record labels use the occasion to release collectible vinyl, limited-edition CDs and live material. As a kind of footnote to that blurb: Pictured above is Records […]

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St. Patrick’s Day at Sharkey’s Tavern

Another St. Patrick’s Day at The Green Parrot. With that in mind, here’s a shot of a St.Patrick’s Day that’s long gone. This photo was taken either in 1956 or 1957 at Sharkey’s Tavern, my father’s bar, outside Philadelphia. In the foreground, behind the bar, sporting a broad grin, a Hibernian string tie, and some […]

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