New Yorkers go all out for St. Patrick's Day and this year will be no different.
Epic parties and events promise live music and Irish fare (and a few good pints) while the Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade will bring bagpipers, marching bands and a whole lotta pride to the strets of Manhattan, passing venerable New York attractions, including the beautiful St. Patrick’s Cathedral on Fifth Avenue.
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When is St. Patrick’s Day in NYC?
This year, St. Patrick’s Day falls on a weekday — Tuesday, March 17, 2020.
What is St. Patrick’s Day in NYC?
St. Patrick’s Day occurs annually on March 17, the date marked by the death of Saint Patrick, Ireland’s most celebrated patron saint. The festivities surrounding this date specifically commemorate Saint Patrick, and the subsequent arrival of Christianity in Ireland.
Where is the New York St. Patrick’s Day Parade?
The Parade starts at 11am at 44th Street, marching up Fifth Avenue—past St. Patrick's Cathedral at 50th Street—all the way to 79th Street. It finishes around 5:00pm at the American Irish Historical Society at East 80th Street.