St. Patrick’s Day Chicago 2014

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March is finally here, and that means one our favorite holidays is fast approaching – Saint Patrick’s Day! On the one day of year everyone in America is just a little Irish, it’s a great opportunity to enjoy many festive activities, performances, and attractions that celebrate Irish cultural heritage. If you’ll be spending this March 17th in the Windy City, be sure to check out a few of these classic Chicago Attractions. Enjoy the St. Patrick’s Day Parade Without question the single largest collection of people in green you’ll see in this side of Boston. Expect floats, balloons, dancers, performers, and bagpipers galore – a truly magnificent celebration of Irish culture! It begins on Columbus Drive at noon, and then moves north through Grant Park and beyond. Insider tip … [Read more...]

St. Patty’s Day Parades in the City!

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With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, it’s time to start pretending you’re Irish! Once you’ve got your shamrocks, your corned beef and cabbage, and a whole wardrobe of green garb, the celebration can ensue. When it comes to entertainment for the whole family, nothing beats a good parade. Decked-out floats, dancing leprechauns, pots of gold, marching bands, and Irish music and dancing are just the beginning of the fun in cities like Boston, New York, and Chicago. Here’s the lowdown on what to expect from this year’s festivities! Boston If you’ve ever been to South Boston, you know that Irish pride runs rampant year-round, so just imagine what St. Patrick’s Day is like! Bostonians go all out for the South Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade, sponsored by The American … [Read more...]