Everyone is a little Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! All across the United States, people have been celebrating with parades and events dating back as early as the mid 1800s. Get in the spirit with an event, parade or festivity around Southeast Michigan:
Waterford – St. Patrick’s Day Mother/Son Dance
Waterford Recreation Center
5640 Williams Lake Road, Waterford 48329
6 – 8 p.m.
Downtown Royal Oak
Washington Ave. south from the Middle School to 4th street
10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Detroit – St. Patrick’s Day Parade
6th Street and Michigan Avenue
Highland – Highland’s Celtic Festival
Church of the Holy Spirit
6:00 p.m. – 11:45 p.m.
Register early for events to ensure space is available, and arrive with plenty of time to save a seat along parade routes. Always call or visit their website for updates before the event, and don’t forget to check the weather and dress accordingly. Also verify with your favorite local pub or restaurant if they will have St. Patrick’s Day specials and events!
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Find even more fun around the county on our Things To Do page with events, activities and more.