'til St. Patrick's Day. Erin go bragh!

Parades/Parties

Sat, March 10Italian-American St.Joseph's Parade - 6 p.m.

Sun, March 11St. Patrick's Day Parade on Metairie Rd. - 12 Noon

Thr, March 15Irish Channel block party - 10:00 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Fri, March 16Molly's at the Market Irish Parade - 6:00 p.m.

Sat, March 17Parasol's Block Party 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Sat, March 17Tracy's Block Party 11 a.m. - 'til

Sat, March 17Irish Channel Parade - 1:30 p.m.

Sat, March 17Downtown Irish Club Parade - 6:00 p.m.

Sun, March 18Louisiana Irish-Italian Parade (Metairie) - 12 Noon

Sat, April 14 Irish-Italian Islenos Parade at St.Bernard - 12 Noon

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    Saturday, March 10

    Italian-American St. Joseph's Parade in the French Quarter - 6:00 p.m.
    The St. Joseph's Society celebrates St. Joseph with a parade through the French Quarter. The parade kicks off at 6 p.m. at the intersection of Convention Center Blvd. and Girod Street. It includes 16 floats, nine marching bands and a whole lot of guys dressed in tuxedos.
    See parade route.

    Sunday March 11

    St. Patrick's Day Parade on Metairie Road - 12 Noon
    The annual Metairie Road St. Patrick's Day parade will take place at noon in front of Rummel High School on Severn Avenue, goes down Severn to Metairie Road, then Metairie Road to the parish line.
    See parade route.

    Thursday, March 15

    Irish Channel St. Patrick's Day Club block party - 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
    This block party takes place on St. Patrick's Day and is located at Annunciation Square on the 1500 block of Chippewa. This block party has Irish music, food, drinks, and dancers, and proceeds benefit St. Michael's Special School.
    See on map.

    Friday, March 16

    Molly's at the Market & Jim Monaghan's Parade - 6:00 p.m.
    In the French Quarter, riders in carriages and marching groups. Begins and ends at 1107 Decatur St.
    See parade route.

    Saturday, March 17

    Tracey's St. Paddy's Day Party - 11 a.m. til
    Annual celebration in the Irish Channel - 2604 Magazine Street. Lots of green beer, corned beef and cabbage and more fun. They are the party at the end of the Irish Channel Parade.
    See party location.

    Saturday, March 17

    Parasol's Block Party Celebration - 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    3rd and Constance 10am to 8pm. Music, green beer, food and surprises. The start of the block parties on the day of the Irish Channel Parade. The fun runs from 10 am to 8 pm, both days.
    See party location.

    Saturday, March 17

    Irish Channel Parade - 1:30 p.m.
    The Irish Channel Parade starts on Napoleon Ave & Tchoupitoulas at 1:30 p.m.
    See parade route.
    Download Brochure.

    Saturday, March 17

    Downtown Irish Club Parade - 6:00 p.m.
    The annual downtown St. Patrick's Day parade begins on the corner of Burgundy and Piety in the Bywater, proceeds roughly up Royal, across Esplanade to Decatur, up Canal to Bourbon. The parade makes several "pit stops" on its way to Bourbon St.
    See parade route.

    Sunday March 18

    Louisiana Irish-Italian Parade (Metairie) - 12 Noon
    The Louisiana Irish-Italian Parade will roll at 12:00 noon, on the traditional Veternas Highway route in Metairie.
    See parade route.

    Saturday, April 14

    St. Bernard Irish Italian Islenos Parade - 12 noon
    The St. Bernard Irish Italian Islenos Community Parade is one of the largest events in nearby St. Bernard parish. The parade starts at 12noon along the W. Judge Perez route in Chalmette - from Meraux Dr. down to Ventura and back! It consists of 53+ floats, 35+marching groups 1,500+ members and 350,000 pounds of produce!
    See parade route.