If you live in an apartment in Blacksburg, VA you may want to take a ride to Roanoke on March 14th for the St. Patrick's Day Parade and Shamrock Festival.
St. Patrick's Day Parade (Begins at 11am)
The McDonald's St. Patrick's Day Parade and Shamrock Festival happens this year on Saturday, March 14th in Downtown Roanoke. The McDonald's St. Patrick's Day Parade will run from Jefferson Street to Campbell Avenue and Campbell Avenue to Williamson Road.
Shamrock Festival (From 12pm to 8pm)
This year's Shamrock Festival will feature music from local and regional talent and is located at Wells Fargo's Plaza, at the corner of Market Street and Salem Avenue.
Check out the full Shamrock Festival Schedule:
The Shamrock Festival will be located at Wells Fargo Plaza, on the corner of Salem Avenue and Market Street (across from the City Market Building).
12pm Shamrock Festival opens to the public
12pm to 2pm Superhold on the Main Stage
2pm to 4pm The Dancing Chicken Band on the Main Stage
4pm to 6pm JD Sutphin and Low, Low Chariot on the Main Stage
6pm to 8pm Aside Oceans on the Main Stage
Craft vendors will be located around the City Market Building on Wall Street and Market Street.
More information - downtownroanoke.org