March is a busy month with Daylight Savings, Mardi Gras, the beginning of spring, and our favorite day out March –Saint Patrick’s Day! Where those celebrating their Irish heritage and those just celebrating the luck of the Irish flock together and bond over green beverage and green garb. There is nothing on earth quite like a St. Patrick’s Day parade or festival and we’ve put together a list of the 3 best parades in the US.
St. Patty’s Day in Pittsburgh, PA is a huge production with lots of events and festivals going on throughout the day. Kick off the day with the St. Patrick’s Parade in downtown Pittsburgh, starting at 10 AM. It’s the second largest St. Patrick’s Day Parade in the U.S. with over 200 marches, floats, and more! While most pubs will keep the celebration going, don’t forget to check out the Irish Fair in the Square offering family-friendly activities, eats, and live music!
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There’s no shortage of Irish luck or spirit in Savannah, GA! This year the Irish take over the city with an all-day festival on River Street, starting with a 10:30 AM St. Patrick’s Day parade. There are over 300,000 people who come from all over the country to experience River Street during this time of year. After the parade, continue your celebration with the food, drink, gift, and craft vendors that line River Street. Two other great spots in the city with live music and performances are City Market and the Savannah River.
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It’s green all weekend long (March 14-17) in New Orleans, LA! Every day in St. Patrick’s Day weekend is filled to the brim with events in New Orleans. Enjoy parade, after parade, after parade. Kick off your weekend on Thursday with the Irish Channel Block Party, here you can enjoy Irish food, music, dancing and donate to St. Michael’s Special School. Saturday the parties start early at Parasol’s Block Party and Tracey’s St. Paddy’s Day Party. And Don’t miss the Irish Channel parade at 1 PM!
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