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St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival – March 12

The Fort Lauderdale St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival returns on March 12, 2011! The Parade will feature marching bands, pipe and drum bands, street performers, classic automobiles, and floats of all shapes and sizes! The Festival will include live music, entertainment, and dance performances. A special children’s area will feature games, storytelling, amusements, delicious treats, contests and other activities. Additional highlights include historical education and ancestry areas, trivia, cooking demonstrations, authentic Irish cuisine and much more!

Friday, March 11, 2011

Parade Stripe Painting – Noon

Huizenga Plaza (Andrews Avenue and Las Olas Boulevard)

Join us for an early celebration as Mayor John P. “Jack” Seiler ceremoniously paints a green stripe marking the much-anticipated parade route!

Saturday, March 12, 2011

Parade – 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.

Along Las Olas Boulevard from S.E. 8th Avenue to Andrews Avenue

Festival - 1:30 to 9:00 p.m

Huizenga Plaza (Andrews Avenue and Las Olas Boulevard) and along the Riverwalk

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Posted by Andrea Freygang on Jan 20 2011. Filed under Broward County, Culture, Events, Families, Featured, Holiday, Local news. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

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