Skip to main content









Donation Heart Ribbon

ADVERTISEMENT | Become a sponsor today!

19th Annual shamROCK


  • WHEN Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 4 p.m.
  • WHERE Gaslamp Quarter, 614 5th Ave., San Diego
    Map | Website
  • AGES 21+
  • COST $30 - $85

The luck of the Irish will be shared this year as good fortune smiles upon the Gaslamp Quarter at the 19th Annual sham ROCK, which will bring Ireland all the way across the pond to San Diego!

Streets will transform into an urban, super chic version of the beautiful rolling hills of Ireland as we color the streets green with over 80,000 square feet of Astroturf!

Revelers will discover the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow at the largest outdoor party on the West Coast! Join 20,000 festival attendees in the streets of the Gaslamp Quarter, as they rock their best “jig” at sham ROCK 2014, presented by Jameson and The Field.

shamROCK 2014 will take place Saturday, March 15th, 2014 from 4:00 p.m. until midnight. All leprechauns in attendance will be engulfed into an Irish haven at this year’s celebration as we re-create a 150-foot Irish Pub in the streets like no one has ever seen before, a lighting extravaganza on the surrounding buildings and much more!

sham ROCK 2014 is guaranteed to once again “ROCK” the streets with endless live entertainment. The Field Irish Stage will be positively Celtic with countless live bands performing Irish Rock, Irish Punk Rock and other Irish favorites.

Fifth Avenue and F Street will feature the hottest DJs with the most sexy, crazy sounds that will trance you into an Irish haze all day long. The final stage will be located next to the 150-foot Irish pub and will play host to Irish River Dancers and your favorite San Diego and Los Angeles DJs.

Dublin will have nothing on our pub, which will have endless green beer and plenty of Jameson Irish Whisky to concoct any of your favorite St. Paddy’s Day libations. sham ROCK 2014 will take place on G and F Streets between 5th and 7th Avenue and on 6th Avenue between E and G Streets.

Tickets to sham ROCK 2014 are $30 for General Admission and $65 for VIP until March 5th, $40 for General Admission and $75 for VIP from March 6th until March 14th and $45 for General Admission and $85 for VIP on the day of the event.

Make the right choice to upgrade your sham ROCK experience and get lucky with a VIP ticket to ensure you are shaking your shamrocks all night long with complimentary drinks and much more!

Your wristband into sham ROCK will also get you in-and-out privileges, as well as no cover, food and drink specials at dozens of the Gaslamp Quarter’s hottest nightclubs and restaurants. Don’t test your luck, get your tickets now as this event promises to be an absolute sell-out!

For additional information or to purchase tickets, please contact McFarlane Promotions, Inc. at 619.233.5008 or visit

All proceeds benefit the Gaslamp Quarter Historical Foundation.

Location: Gaslamp Quarter 614 5th Ave, San Diego, CA Google Maps

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

Promotional graphic for shamROCK 2014 on March 15th from ...

Above: Promotional graphic for shamROCK 2014 on March 15th from 2pm - midnight. Courtesy of shamROCK.


Related links

Submit a correction for this event

ADVERTISEMENT | Become a sponsor today!