You don't have to be Irish to get in on the fun of St. Patrick's Day. Parades, parties, races and concerts are held throughout the state, so put on your best green attire and celebrate the Irish way.
Moorhead, March 19
Enjoy intriguing history, arts and traditions of the seven Celtic Nations with two performance stages, heritage presentations, activity booths and Celtic foods at the Celtic Festival at Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead.
Irish Scamper 5K & Parade
Maple Lake, March 12
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day by running a 5K through the "old town" of Maple Lake. Pre-registered runners are guaranteed a T-shirt. Get the family together and start your day with a great run!
St. Patrick's Day Parade
Minneapolis, March 17
Head to downtown Minneapolis for the city's annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Hosted on the newly renovated Nicollet, this evening parade celebrates Irish heritage and families in Minnesota.
St. Paul Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade
St. Paul, March 17
Watch the annual (54 years and counting!) St. Patrick's Day Parade in downtown St. Paul. The parade begins at noon and travels east to west along 5th Street beginning at Broadway. The parade will wrap around Rice Park, turning south on Washington and east on 4th Street.
St. Patrick's Day Parade & Celebration
Crosslake, March 19
Start your day with the Clover Dash 5K, then grab some lunch and a curbside spot to watch the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade. This parade features floats, fun, entertainment and more.
An Irish Day of Dance & St. Patrick's Day Celebration
New Ulm’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade is celebrating its 54th year, making it the longest consecutive Irish parade event in the state.
St. Patrick's Day In Stillwater
Stillwater, March 17
Stillwater is home to an authentic Irish pub: Charlie's Irish Pub and other lively spots downtown. You will find green beer, Irish fare, live music and good times along historic Main Street's bars and restaurants for St. Patrick’s Day weekend.
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