Saturday, March 17th Marks the 38th Annual Springfield St Pats Day Parade! Festivities kick off at noon with vendors opening at the Jefferson Ave Footbridge and the Irish Pet Contest (hosted by 417 Pet Sitting and Fetch Pet Supplies) happens at 12:30pm. The parade kicks off at 2pm sharp! For more information go to springfieldstpatsparade.com.
12:00 – Vendors open at the Jefferson Avenue Footbridge (Commercial Street) Parade units begin forming (Benton Avenue & Division Street)
12:30 – Irish Pet Contest at the Jefferson Avenue Footbridge
Pet registration closes at noon on the day of the contest.
2:00 – Parade begins at Benton Avenue & Commercial Street
Parade registration closes at 1:30 pm on the day of the parade.
4:00 – Parade disbands (South Avenue and Elm Street)
4:30 – Celebration continues with Awards Ceremony at: Patton Alley Pub, 313 S Patton Ave