If you’re looking for St. Patrick’s Day fun in Philadelphia or nearby Bucks or Montgomery counties, here are a few activities celebrating the Irish spirit.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: 2014 St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA
Sunday, March 16, 2014
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The parade begins at 12 PM and will start at 16th & JFK Boulevard and will proceed down the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. The parade will end 4:00 PM. The parade will arrive at the front of the Art Museum at 1:00 PM, when the live television coverage will begin. Parade coverage will be airing on the CW Philly channel live from 1:00 PM to 4 PM on March 16th and will be rebroadcasted on March 16th from 4 PM to 7 PM, and on March 17th from 9 AM to 12 PM.
Glenside, Pennsylvania: The Irish Rovers at the Keswick Theater
291 N Keswick Avenue , Glenside, PA
Saturday, March 15th at 8:00 PM
Tickets are $29.50 – $35.00
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World-renowned Irish folk band will play many of their best hit songs such as “The Unicorn,” “Whiskey on a Sunday,” and “The Long Black Veil.” The Keswick is a long-time local favorite for those living in the Philadelphia and surrounding suburban area and is an excellent venue for musical performances.
Newtown, Pennsylvania: 2014 Newtown Irish Band Festival at the Green Parrot Restaurant Pub and Patio
240 N. Sycamore Street Newtown, PA
Friday, March 14, 2014 through Monday, March 17, 2014, Noon to 10 PM daily
For more information: http://www.greenparrotrestaurant.com/, (215) 504-7277 https://www.facebook.com/events/470305916424859/?ref=5
This St. Patrick’s Day festival offers fun for all ages: Irish music, dancing, and fabulous food. A terrific lineup of a multitude of Irish bands will be featured in the restaurant and in the fully equipped festival tent. The celebration starts off Friday at noon and will continue through the weekend until St. Patrick’s Day on Monday the 17th.
Hatboro, Pennsylvania: St. Patrick’s Day Family Dinner at W.K. Bray Lodge
Moreland and Penn Street, Hatboro, PA
Saturday, March 15th from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Tickets are $10.00 per person. Children under 8 eat free.
For more information: http://www.hatboro-pa.com/events.htm#patrick,(215) 470-5076
Enjoy traditional St. Patrick’s Day Irish fare such as corned beef & cabbage, sausage, and mashed potatoes with all the delectable trimmings you can imagine. This St. Patrick’s Day dinner will be fun for all ages and takes place in historic Hatboro, Pennsylvania. In addition to a delicious meal, this celebration offers crafts and games for the children attending the event.
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Irish Rovers. Retrieved from: https://www.keswicktheatre.com/?events=irish-rovers
Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day parade. Retrieved from: http://www.philadelphiastpatsparade.com/index.asp#
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