Don’t get pinched!
St. Patrick’s Day is this Sunday, and if you’re looking to hit a parade with the fam, friends, or your doggo, here’s a couple cool parades to check out this weekend!
168th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Where: San Francisco
When: Saturday, 11:30 am
What: The West Coast’s largest Irish event celebrating Irish history and culture. With over a hundred colorful floats, Irish dancing, marching bands and more, this parade is one you won’t want to miss! The parade will start at the corner of Market and Second Street and make its way to Civic Center Plaza.
St. Patrick’s Day Weekend Celebration and Parade
Where: Dublin Civic Center
When: Saturday and Sunday, 9:30am-5pm
What: The city of Dublin, CA parties hard for St. Patrick’s Day! Spanning the entire weekend, there’s so much to do and check out at this event! The Dublin Lions Club St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be on Saturday at 9:30, winding through the downtown area of Dublin. Promptly after the parade, the festival will jump into full swing. Don’t forget to wear green!
St. Patrick’s Day Dog Parade
Where: San Francisco- Patrick’s Park
When: Sunday, 1pm-4pm
What: Bring your best non-human friend to participate in the costume contest for this dog-friendly event! There will be dog yoga, a parade, raffles, and more! Even better, this event gives 100% of the proceeds to Rocket Dog Rescue, a volunteer-based dog rescue organization. Make sure your phone is charged so you can take tons of pictures of all the cute canines!
Cost: up to $22