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Annual Gaelic Gallop & Jack Kenny 5K Run/Walk

Written on January 18, 2017

Annual Gaelic Gallop & Jack Kenny 5K Run/Walk   St. Patrick Society of Peoria Sponsors the Annual Gaelic Gallop Jack Kenny 5K Run/Walk Post Run/Walk Party will be held at Jimmy’s Public House at 2801 W. Farmington Road, Peoria IL 61604. A portion of the proceeds will benefit The Children’s Home Association of Illinois. For  Continue Reading »

Naperville Sunrise’s St. Paddy’s Day 5K

Written on January 18, 2017

Naperville Sunrise’s St. Paddy’s Day 5K   Welcome to the St. Paddy’s Day 5K The Rotary Club of Naperville Sunrise, in cooperation with West Suburban Irish, is hosting the Naperville Sunrise’s St. Paddy’s Day 5K Participation in this event is a great way to join into the St. Paddy’s Day Spirit. Proceeds from this event will be used  Continue Reading »

Irish Pubs in Illinois

Written on March 10, 2016

Illinois Irish Pubs Listing Palatine — Durty Nellie’s Naperville — Quigley’s Irish Pub Arlington Heights — Peggy Kinnane’s Irish Pub Aurora — Ballydoyle Irish Pub Aurora — Brody’s Irish Pub Barrington — McGonigal’s Pub Bartlett — O’Hare’s Pub and Restaurant Belleville — Crehan’s Irish Pub Berwyn — James Joyce Irish Pub Bloomington — Killarney’s Irish  Continue Reading »

Tinley St Patrick’s Day Parade

Written on January 29, 2016

Tinley St Patricks Day Parade  Where: Beginning at Central Middle School, 18146 S. Oak Park Ave., Tinley Park Enjoy this family-friendly event along Oak Park Avenue in Downtown Tinley. Come out and see floats, community groups, local schools and businesses. Enjoy delicious Irish fare and fun at the many Downtown Tinley restaurants. Tinley Wish, which recently celebrated its  Continue Reading »

Quad Cities St Patrick’s Day Parade

Written on January 29, 2016

Quad Cities St Patricks Day Parade  THE GRAND PARADE is the only bi-state St. Patrick’s Day Parade in the USA and is viewed by tens of thousands of people along the route from Rock Island, Illinois across the Mississippi River through Davenport, Iowa. A Mass at St. Mary’s Church, Rock Island, IL is celebrated at  Continue Reading »

Palatine St Patrick’s Day Parade

Written on January 29, 2016

Palatine St Patricks Day Parade   

Peoria St Patrick’s Day Parade

Written on January 29, 2016

Peoria St Patricks Day Parade    Cead Mille Failte! A Hundred Thousand Welcomes to you as you browse the St. Patrick Society of Peoria Website. Each year, the St. Patrick Society of Peoria sponsors the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in downtown Peoria IL held on March 17th and the 3-Day Erin Feis (Peoria’s Irish Festival)  Continue Reading »

Forest Park St Patrick’s Day Parade

Written on January 29, 2016

Forest Park St Patricks Day Parade  Growing in popularity each year, this the Forest Park St Patricks Day Parade is one of the largest in the western suburbs. The 70-plus entries include several bagpipe bands, the award-winning Proviso Marching Band, local businesses, Medinah Shriner’s Mini Choppers, Roaring 57’s and Clown Unit, area police and fire vehicles,  Continue Reading »

Elmhurst St Patrick’s Day Parade

Written on January 29, 2016

Elmhurst  Annual St Patricks Parade It’s time to go GREEN! Come dressed up in your most creative & festive outfit! We would welcome your help – It’s a small local parade here in Elmhurst, (and hopefully it will always be!)We look forward to the 21st annual – a Saturday – March 4, 2017– See you there!  Continue Reading »

Naperville St Patrick’s Day Parade

Written on January 29, 2016

Downtown Naperville South Side Parade  Céad míle fáilte! One hundred thousand welcomes to the West Suburban Irish St. Patrick’s Day Parade…   Naperville St Patrick’s Day Parade Naperville Sunrise’s St. Paddy’s Day 5K Saint Patrick is the patron saint and national apostle of Ireland. St Patrick is credited with bringing christianity to Ireland. Most of  Continue Reading »

Chicago Southside St Patrick’s Day Parade

Written on January 29, 2016

Chicago’s South Side Parade  The South Side Irish Parade Committee is pleased to announce the creation of the South Side Irish Parade Family Fest, a culturally-rich St. Patrick’s Day celebration. The South Side Irish Parade will step off at noon from 103rd and proceed down Western Avenue to 115th Street. The Emerald Isle Mile, sponsored  Continue Reading »

Chicago St Patrick’s Day Parade

Written on January 28, 2016

Chicago Saint Patrick’s Day Parade The parade starts at Balbo and Columbus. The parade units will proceed north on Columbus Drive and the viewing stand will be located in front of Buckingham Fountain. Dyeing the Chicago River Scheduled for 9.30 am. Best viewed from the East side of the Michigan Avenue bridge, the West side  Continue Reading »