San Francisco’s Saint Patrick’s Day Parade

Don't miss the 164th Annual San Francisco St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday, March 14th at 11:30am (parade) & 10am (festivities.) Enjoy the parades thousands of marchers and spectators celebrating the Patron Saint of Ireland with colorful floats, Irish dance troupes and marching bands from Market and Second Streets to the Civic Center Plaza. The Theme of this year’s Parade is Technology-Linking the Bay Area and Ireland."

Following the parade, an event filled Irish Festival showcases the Irish community, Irish culture and character in all its forms. Featuring groups from throughout the Bay Area’s Irish community including schools, youth organizations, labor unions, cultural groups, as well as the San Francisco Police and Fire, will proudly march up Market Street.

Mark your calendars for March 14th and celebrate with the luck of the Irish. The Parade and Festival starts at 11:30am on the corner of Market and Second Street. For more information please visit