Saturday, March 16, 2013
St. Patrick's Day Paint the Town Green
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
180 N. Smith Street
Palatine will ‘Paint the Town Green’ on Saturday, March 16th with the community’s third annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration which includes a parade, Irish market and festivities in various businesses throughout the town.
The festivities will begin with an Irish Market under a tent outside of Durty Nellie's located at 180 North Smith Street in downtown Palatine. The Market will run from 8:00 AM until 1:00 PM and feature 16 vendors.
The parade, which begins at 11:00 AM, will feature 45 entries including Grand Marshals Lucky McClover and Katie M’Lady. Irish music will be provided by two bag pipe bands, the Chicago Highlanders and Midlothian Scottish Bag Pipe Band. The Trinity Irish Dancers, The Lucky Little Leprechauns of Dorset Avenue and The Palatine Paddy Wagons will also add to the entertainment.
The parade begins at the corner of Wood and Oak Streets in downtown Palatine and continues west to Brockway and south to Wilson.
Visit www.stpatspalatine.com for more information.