St. Patrick’s Day Parade

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Parades Honor St. Patrick’s Day In Brooklyn, Staten Island

The flagship parade on Fifth Avenue was held a day early, but two more parades were held in New York City Sunday to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.

03/17/2013

Revelers cheer on the marchers during the 251st annual St. Patrick's Day Parade March 17, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Crowds Hit Fifth Avenue For St. Patrick’s Day Parade

One of the great New York City traditions, the St. Patrick’s Day Parade, headed up Fifth Avenue Saturday.

03/16/2013

The Irish Dancing Music Association marches during the 251st annual St. Patrick's Day Parade March 17, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Street Closures For The St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Several major thoroughfares in Midtown will be closed for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

03/16/2013

FDNY EMS Pipes and Drums Band Logo (credit: fdnyemspipesanddrums.com)

FDNY EMS Pipes And Drums Band To Play In New York, Dublin St. Patrick’s Day Parades

The FDNY EMS Pipes and Drums Band will march in Saturday’s New York City St. Patrick’s Day parade. Immediately after the parade, members of the band will head to John F. Kennedy International Airport to board a flight to Dublin.

03/11/2013

FILE - Members of the FDNY march in New York City's St. Patrick's Day Parade. (Photo credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Firefighter Group That Includes Members Of FDNY Banned From Savannah Parade

Savannah’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee General Chairman Brendan Sheehan said the group was denied permission to march because of past alcohol-related issues.

03/05/2013

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Multicultural St. Pat’s For All Parade Held In Queens

An early St. Patrick’s Day was held in Queens Sunday, by a group that says the Fifth Avenue Parade set to take to the street in about two weeks is not inclusive.

03/03/2013

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Revelers Around The Tri-State Area Don Green Apparel For Early St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

While the actual St. Patrick’s Day isn’t coming for a couple of weeks, a parade was held in the Rockaways Saturday as a source of hope for those affected by Superstorm Sandy.

03/02/2013

Newark St. Patrick's Day Parade

Soggy Conditions Do Little To Dampen Spirits At Newark St. Patrick’s Day Parade

This is a weekend when everyone claims to be Irish, and it was a time to “go green” on Friday afternoon at the city’s 77th St. Patrick’s Day parade.

03/16/2012

New York City Half Marathon (file / credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

NYC Half Marathon Coming Up Sunday, With Larger Field

The St. Patrick’s Day Parade won’t be the only event shutting down city streets this weekend. The New York City Half Marathon is Sunday.

03/16/2012

(credit: James Casserly/Hoboken Saint Patrick’s Parade Committee)

Organizers Cancel Hoboken St. Patrick’s Day Parade

In a letter on its website, the Hoboken St. Patrick’s Parade Committee said, “The City of Hoboken’s inability to protect our spectators, bands and participants led us to this heartbreaking decision.”

01/13/2012

Bagpipers march up Fifth Avenue in New York during the annual St. Patrick's Day parade, Thursday, March 17, 2011. (AP Photo)

Irish Pride Shines In New York City For St. Patrick’s Day Parade

A sea of green flooded Fifth Avenue as spectators and marchers took to the streets for the country’s largest Saint Patrick’s Day Parade.

03/17/2011

Mayor Michael Bloomberg

Bloomberg Apologizes For Joke About ‘Inebriated Irish’

For many, it’s no laughing matter. Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s joke about the Irish and drinking has drawn boos from the crowd.

02/10/2011

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