Atlanta St. Patrick’s Parade set for March 12 in Midtown Atlanta

Atlanta St. Patrick’s Parade
Action during the 2015 Atlanta St. Patrick’s Parade. (Photo by Todd DeFeo)

ATLANTA — The popular and family-friendly Atlanta St. Patrick’s Parade is set to step off at noon on Saturday, March 12.

The parade starts at the intersection of Peachtree and 16th streets and continues south on Peachtree to the intersection of 5th Street. More than 80,000 people turned out for last year’s parade, and parade organizers are expecting a similar turnout this year.

More than 2,000 dancers, musicians, cheerleaders, clowns and Irish and local dignitaries are expected to march this year. For more information and a detailed route map of this year’s parade, visit

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