Saint Patty’s Day Planning

How does Raleigh celebrate Saint Patty’s Day? With a parade and festival!

The St. Patrick’s Day parade start, located at Lane Street and Wilmington Street, kicks off at 10:00 AM on Saturday, March 16. And the annual Wearin’ O the Green Festival follows on City Plaza at the south end of Fayetteville Street. Enjoy food and drink, plus activities for kids on Leprechaun Lane. Shop jewelry, arts, and crafts, and take in live music!

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