8 Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Atlanta
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Whether or not you are Irish, don’t miss celebrating with a parade or festival in your area.
Celebrate St. Patrick’s day with face painting, Irish dancing, bagpipe and drum performance and more. March 15.
Bagpipe bands, Clydesdales, world’s largest walking Irish flag, Irish dancers, decorated floats and marching bands. March 16.
A family-friendly 5K run, 10K, and 1K Kids’ Fun Run. Costumes and dogs are welcome. March 16.
Live music, a performance from the Carpenter Academy of Irish Dance, a bounce house, a festive photo booth, giveaways, family-friendly activities and more. March 16.
Before the annual parade, join the 5K run/walk through the streets while dressed in your favorite green gear. March 16.
Celebrate post-parade with live music, food, family activities and more. March 16.
Live music, games and family-friendly fun. Saturday, don’t miss Mayor Max Bacon turning the fountain green at 5 p.m. March 16-17.
To celebrate the lucky holiday, kids can learn the art of Irish dancing during Music Movement, go on a four-leaf clover scavenger hunt and attend a reading of “The Night Before St. Patrick’s Day” by Natasha Wing. March 17.
Also check with your local library for storytelling and special St. Patrick’s Day events.