The 167th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival is an annual event bringing together San Francisco’s diverse community to learn more about and celebrate Irish history and culture. The Festival at City Hall (Civic Center Plaza and on Grove Street, between Polk and Larkin Streets) will feature live music, entertainment, food and crafts showcasing Irish culture, with activities for all ages.
The Festival commences at Civic Center Plaza at 10am. The Parade starts at 11:30am on the corner of Second and Market Streets. Learn more about the event here and with over 5,000 participants, please consider taking alternative, public transportation to the Commons.