Best St. Patrick’s Day Parades

By Gayot Editors

11. Savannah Saint Patrick’s Day Parade – March 17, 2020

Abercorn St. (E Gwinnett St.), Savannah, GA

Savannah Saint Patrick’s Day Parade

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at one of the country’s oldest and largest parades.

This southern city’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade may not be the oldest, but it is one of the largest — boasting some 400,000 spectators — and perhaps the grandest. Held in either rain or shine, the parade begins at 10:15 a.m. sharp.

12. St. Louis St. Patrick’s Day Parade – March 14, 2020

20th & Market Sts., St. Louis, MO

St. Louis St. Patrick's Day Parade

Ring in this Irish holiday at the St. Louis St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

The annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade of St Louis is expected to attract over 250,000 spectators. The Irish Village, featuring Irish-themed entertainment, food and beverages, opens at 9 a.m. before the parade, which begins at 12 p.m., and continues both during and after the parade. A five-mile run also commences at 9 a.m. and draws a crowd of more than 8,000 participants.