St. Patrick’s Day will be here before you know it, so get ready for parades, parties, live music, drinking, eating and more!

One of the largest St. Patrick’s Day Events in the Nation, the San Francisco St. Patrick’s Day Parade has a little something for everyone. This year is the 171st annual event!

The event will take place on Saturday, March 12 and will include both a parade along Market Street and a Festival at the United Irish Cultural Center. The festival will offer opportunities for everyone to learn more about Irish Culture and History. The festivities surrounding the parade will showcase Irish culture through live performances & entertainment, authentic food and drinks, and more. The Festival at the United Irish Cultural Center will be take place after the Parade.

The Parade will begin at 11:30 AM at the corner of 2nd and Market Streets. Due to the large number of attendees, make sure to get to the parade route early so you can claim a comfortable spot.

Get ready for a full day of fun and activities as we celebrate St. Patrick’s day in a big way!


St. Patrick's Day Pub Crawl


After 2 years of cancelled or limited St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations, you may have the itch to go all out this year. If you want to double the St. Patrick’s Day fun, make sure to check out the LepraCon San Francisco Pub Crawl. Thousands of people head out to over 25 bars in The Marina, Polk Gulch, Russian Hill and more to enjoy cheap drink, dancing, music, food and fun. Details available at .





Civic Center Plaza
355 McAllister St, San Francisco, CA 94102