San Francisco’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival (March 16, 2013) 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.
WHAT: The San Francisco St. Patrick’s Day Festival and Parade — free admission.
WHEN: St. Patrick’s Day Festival Saturday March 16, 2013 from 11am to 5pm. St. Patrick’s Day Parade: Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 11:30am.
WHERE: St. Patrick’s Day Festival at Civic Center Plaza, San Francisco. Parade begins at the corner of Second & Market St, and continues on to the Civic Center.