There are all kinds of St. Patrick’s Day events in Savannah going on all March —everything from the Greening of the Fountain to the St. Patrick’s Fire Ball and bar crawls to get you ready for River Street and City Market’s St. Patrick’s Day celebration. Here are some of our top picks! 🍻☘️
Jasper Green Ceremony
Friday, Mar 15, 2019 | 4:30 p.m.
Members of the Irish community gather to honor all of our military – past and present. The annual Sergeant William Jasper Memorial Ceremony takes place the day before St. Patrick’s Day in Madison Square, where a monument honors Jasper and the men. Jasper was a Revolutionary War hero whose parents came to the colonies from Ireland.
St. Patrick’s Day Fire Ball
Friday, March 15, 2019 | 6-10 p.m.
IAFF Savannah Firefighters invite you to come out and meet your Savannah Firefighters and firefighters from all across the world at Savannah Station. With an open bar, heavy hor d’ourves and live music, this year’s hottest party – the St. Patrick’s Day Fire Ball – is a great way to kick-start your celebrations. Guests will be treated to open bar with beer, wine and premium brands of liquor, hors d’ oeuvre stations, silent auction, raffle prizes and dancing to live music.
St. Patrick’s Day Festival
Friday & Saturday, March 15-16, 2019 | 10 a.m.-midnight
River Street just might be the place with the biggest St. Patrick’s Day party in Savannah. They go all out. Restaurants, bars, beer and food vendors line the street with all kinds of green goodies to gulp down. The music starts early in the day and keeps going all night across the multiple stages set up downtown, and by sunset, just about every inch of the street will be full with festive celebrators.
St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Saturday, March 16, 2019 | 10:15 a.m.-2 p.m.
The St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Savannah isn’t just one of the biggest parades in the United States, it’s one of the biggest parades in the world, right behind Dublin and New York City. For more than 190 years, the parade has attracted thousands of guests to join in the city-wide celebration on St. Patrick’s Day, by cheering for all the floats, bands, dancers, Irish groups and societies marching in the parade.