Get ready for the St Patrick's Day Parade if you live in an apartment in Raleigh, NC! There are a lot of changes this year! There is a new start time of 10:00AM, a new parade route and new location for the festival in Raleigh's downtown City Plaza! Get your green on and join in the fun!
The St. Patrick's Day parade and festival are free to attend. At 10 am, the parade procession will proceed south on N. Wilmington St., turn right onto Morgan St., turn left onto Fayetteville St., proceed to Davie St. where the parade will end. Floats will exit right on Davie St. to Salisbury St., left on Salisbury to Lenoir, right on Lenoir to the dirt parking lot across from the Red Hat Amphitheater.
Wearin' 'O the Green Festival
When the Parade is over the Festival Begins! The Festival is held in City Plaza in downtown Raleigh, the end of the Parade route. There will be live music and dancing. In addition, there will be a wide variety of vendor booths: Irish Organizations, Irish jewelry and other trinkets, food vendors, children's games and activities. Fun for the entire family!
Also on St. Patrick’s Day is the St. Patrick's Day Party on Glenwood Avenue at Napper Tandy's. Celebrate St. Patrick's Day and enjoy live bands from 4 pm-11 pm.