It's time to celebrate the Irish this month, and 3 Massachusetts parades are planned for this Sunday March 15.
26th Annual Worcester St. Patrick's Day Parade – March 15, 12 p.m.
The Worcester St. Patrick's Day Parade celebrates the Irish of Central Massachusetts who began settling in the area as early as 1718. This year’s parade line-up includes an appearance by Lt. Governor Tim Murray, and you don't have to watch hungry of you head to the annual Irish Breakfast Buffet will be held just prior to the parade. Call for details: 508 755-1855
South Boston’s St. Patrick's Day Parade – March 15, 1 p.m.
Go green this Sunday and spend St Patrick's Day in the most Irish neighborhood in America for the South Boston St. Patrick's Day Parade! Since 1804, South Boston residents have celebrated their heritage with a monstrous [almost-a-million-people-monstrous], cultural parade that features marching bands, pipe bands and other spectacular parade features. The parade begins at the Broadway 'T' Station and ends at Andrew Square. Check for details.
Scituate St. Patrick's Day Parade – March 15, 1 p.m.
Be a part of Scituate’s St. Patrick's Day Parade, which is organized to pay tribute to Scituate's long-held status as The Irish Riviera. It may be small, but it's proud. Call 781-545-6671 for details.
Photo credit Boston Irish Tourism Association