Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade kicks off in San Francisco


The Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade kicked off in San Francisco on Saturday morning. 

People lined the streets to see one of the biggest St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in the world. 

The parade began at 11:30 a.m. on the corner of Market and Second Streets.

With over a hundred colorful floats, marching bands, and Irish dancers, it’s an event for all.

The parade will make it’s way to Civic Center Plaza.

It will impact a number of streets with closures in the surrounding areas.

  • Second Street closed down at 9 a.m. between Brannan and Market
  •  Mission Street closed at 10:30 a.m.
  • At 11 a.m., Market Street between 2nd and McAllister // McAllister between Market and Polk // Polk between McAllister and Hayes

All streets are scheduled to open once the parade is cleared around 4 p.m. on Saturday afternoon. 

Enjoy the festivities and have a wonderful St. Patricks Day. 

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