Raleigh St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival takes place Saturday

March 16, 2012 

RALEIGH

The 30th annual Raleigh St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival kicks off at noon Saturday.

With new Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane as the grand marshal, participants will march through downtown before finishing at Moore Square. Food, music and dance performances and other activities will be available at the Wearin' O' the Green Festival from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday at Moore Square.

Go to raleighstpats.org for more information on the parade and festival. Go to godowntownraleigh.com for information on street closures.

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