The countdown has begun! Celebrate the Emerald Isle with the St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival on Hollywood Boulevard & Harrison Street in Downtown Hollywood, Florida on Sunday, March 11th, 2018!
Each year the City of Hollywood and Hibernians of Hollywood team up to host this annual, free celebration of "all things Irish." This year’s parade and festival will run from noon to 6:00 p.m.
Traditional Float Parade
The parade begins at 1 p.m. and will take place on Hollywood Boulevard and Harrison Street between 19th and 21st Avenues. Radio personality Footy will emcee the parade featuring dozens of floats, local marching bands, spectacular bagpipe and drum corps including the famous New York Emerald Society Pipe and Drum Corps, and a scheduled appearance by the world famous Budweiser Clydesdales!
Parade Grand Marshal: James Lawless
Featuring UV - U2 Tribute Show (Stage at Hollywood Boulevard and 19th Avenue)
Irish Food & Drink
Downtown restaurants will be offering festival specials including Irish favorites like Corned Beef & Cabbage, Shepherd's Pie and green-colored drinks!
$10 event parking in City-operated garages and additional parking will be available in marked lots throughout Downtown. A designated ride share drop off/pick up area will be at the Bank of America building at 1900 Tyler Street.