If you live in an apartment in Charlotte, NC then you have a lot to look forward to this St. Patrick’s Day. Throw on your finest green attire and explore Charlotte’s Irish charms. The 17th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade & Charlotte Goes Green Festival will hit the streets in Center City on March 16 bringing bagpipes, floats, dancers, bands, and Irish-themed food and fun.
With a longer parade route this year, the parade will step off at 11:00 at Tryon and 9th street in uptown Charlotte. It then marches south to 3rd Street where it takes a left and marches down 3rd St. to Caldwell.
After the parade revelers can enjoy some lucky libations with thousands of friends on Rich & Bennett's 13th Annual St. Patrick's Day Pub Crawl. The celebration will continue into the night with green beer and dancing at the EpiCentre Green Party.
Charlotte Goes Green Schedule of Events:
12:00pm – 12:20pm – Walsh- Kelley School of Irish Dance
12:30pm – 12:50pm Loch Norman Pipe Band
1:00pm – 1:45pm – Federal Clan Kings
1:45pm – 1:50pm – Announce Parade winners
1:50pm – 2:10pm – Rince Na' Eireann Dance School
2:20pm – 3:05pm – Thistledown Tinkers
3:10pm – 3:30pm – Walsh- Kelley School of Irish Dance
3:40pm – 4:30pm – Federal Clan Kings
4:30pm – 4:40pm – Announce Ireland Trip Contest Winner
4:40pm – 5:00pm – Rince Na' Eireann Dance School
5:10pm – 6:00pm – Thistledown Tinkers 6:00pm – 6:30pm – Recorded music