San Francisco’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival 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: UPDATE: Stay tuned for next year’s St. Patrick’s Day Festival and parade info (March 2014).
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.