69th Annual Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade

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69th Annual Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade

March 16 @ 12:15 am 5:00 pm

Experience the 69th Annual Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade, renowned as one of the nation’s largest St. Patrick’s Day processions and the highlight of Chicago’s festive celebrations.

Parade and River Dyeing: 📅 Saturday, March 16th – 12:15 PM

Don your finest green attire or traditional kilt and secure a prime viewing spot before the parade kicks off at noon. Be captivated by the enchanting tunes of The Shannon Rovers Irish Pipe Band, a cherished feature of the parade since its inception in 1956. Marvel at the vibrant array of floats adorned with fluttering Irish flags, as well as troupes of spirited Irish step dancers, stirring marching bands, and stirring bagpipers throughout this lively three-hour spectacle.

Frequently Asked Questions:

📍 When is the Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2024? The 2024 Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be held on Sunday, March 17, 2024.

📍 What is the parade route in 2024? While the 2024 route has yet to be announced, the parade traditionally traverses Columbus Drive from Balbo Drive to Monroe Street.

📍 Where can I view the parade? The parade can be enjoyed along Columbus Drive, with grandstand seating available at select locations for an elevated viewing experience (tickets required).

📍 What are the start and end times of the parade? The parade typically commences at 12:00 PM and concludes around 2:30 PM.

📍 What is the theme of the 2024 parade? The theme for the 2024 Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be unveiled in due course.

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Balbo Drive, Chicago, United States

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