The 13th Annual St. Paddy’s Day Block Party & Parade in Park Circle, likely the biggest St. Patrick’s Day celebration in the Charleston area, will return on Saturday, March 12th from noon until 6 pm. The event is located on East Montague Avenue between Virginia and Jenkins Avenues.
As usual, the party begins with the parade at noon. It will start at Park Place East, which is adjacent to East Montague Avenue and across from Park Circle Community Center. The parade route will proceed down East Montague through the block party location to Virginia Avenue.
The Block Party follows and will include live music on three stages, vendors, food, drinks, the North Charleston Artist Guild, and more. There will also be a Kid’s Zone with jump castles, a fire truck, face painting, a mechanical bull, an inflatable obstacle course, a bungee trampoline, and more.
The live music line-up includes:
- Family Zone Stage
- 12:30 - Mark Schuler
- 2 - Patty McKee
- 3:30 - John Cusatis
- Palmetto Brewing Stage at The Sparrow
- 12:30 - Don Merckle & the Blacksmiths
- 2:30 - Dustin P Fanning & the Seconds Out
- 4 - The Old Metro Tools
- Guinness Stage at Madra Rua
- 12:30 - Karl Byrne
- 2 - Chris Sullivan
- 4 - Axus
The best part? The party, parade, and parking are all free! Visit the official event page for more information.