San Francisco’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival (March 15, 2014) features all things Irish, including traditional music and dance, floats flouting the green, marching bands, festival food and drinks and more. Expect to enjoy plenty of Irish history, cultural clichés, and a full day of fun and festivities, including live performances and children’s activities.
The St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival attracts an estimated 100,000 Bay area visitors to join in the celebration of Irish culture. Expect the usual festival booths, Irish food and drinks, Irish dancing, live music, children’s activities like pony rides, inflatable and mechanical rides and more. The 2014 Grand Marshals are Dan and Margaret McAuliffe.
WHAT: The 2014 San Francisco St. Patrick’s Day Festival and Parade — free admission.
WHEN: March 15, 2014, 11:30am. Festival 11am – 5pm.
WHERE: Parade starts at 11:30am at 2nd & Market and finishes at Civic Center Plaza.
SPECIAL DEAL: San Francisco St. Patrick’s Day PubCrawl — $3.50 to $7.50 including fees (reg. $10). Meet at HiFi on Lombard St. on Monday, March 17, 2014 @ 5pm. Goes until 10pm. This price is only available online.
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at the two-day world famous PubCrawl. With over 3,000 people attending last year’s crawl, it’s sure to be a fun time. Bring your best pals and meet some new friends as you enjoy drink specials at over a dozen venues along the Marina & Union Street. The crawl will feature $2 draft beers, $3 well drinks and $4 whiskey shots.