Celebrate the greenest day of the year with these eventful St. Parick's Day stops.
ST. PATRICK’S PARADE Celebrate Irish culture with 200,000 spectators at this high-energy parade. Started in 1858, this is Atlanta’s longestrunning event. Parade begins at noon. Midtown, Peachtree St. and 15th St., 404.504.6884. www. atlantastpats.com
LEPRE*CON This giant St. Patty's Day party is billed as a "day of pure mayhem." Go wild with thousands of other green-clad partiers with a two stages featuring 10 DJ sets. Tickets start at $13. Must be age 21 or older. 2 pm-2 am. Park Tavern, 500 10th St. NE, 404.249.0001. www. parktavern.com
ST. PATRICK’S DAY OUTDOOR FESTIVAL Atlanta's most popular Irish pub, Fadó hosts this legendary block party each year to celebrate its motherland inspiration. Live music starts at noon and doesn't stop until the sun is long gone. Must be age 21 or older. Tickets: $22-$69. 273 Buckhead Ave., www. fadoirishpub.com
SHAMROCKIN’ FOR A
CURE This rockin' event helps to raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Enjoy live music, food, silent auctions and plenty more. 2200 Encore Pkwy., 404.325.6973. shamrockinforacure.com