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Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2019 Route Map, Live Streaming Info, Schedule, Date, and More

Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2019 is one of the best traditional Irish parades. Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade is a world famous traditional Irish parade. It is one of the best destinations to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in the United States.

St. Patrick’s Day is the most important festival after new year and Christmas in the city. You would enjoy many things in the city during the parade.

Chicago St. Patrick's Day Parade 2016
Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2016

Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2019 Route Map, Live Streaming Info, Schedule, Date, and More

Live Streaming Information

To watch Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade live streaming online either from your computer or mobile phones, we recommend you to visit official website. Alternatively, visit Chicago live camera websites, which is considered as one of the best ways to watch live streaming.

Each year, many television channels broadcast St. Patrick’s Day Parade. ABC7 (ABC Channel 7) will provide live streaming of Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2019.

Chicago St. Patrick's Day Parade
Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Grand Marshal

The Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2019 grand marshal is Mr. Terry Hancock, President, Teamsters Joint Council No. 25.

Hotels / Accommodations

If you are planning to spend your week in Chicago to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2019, then don’t worry.

There are several hotels in Chicago which offers special hotel deals for Saint Patrick’s Day festival. However, you just need to buy package well in advance to get the confirmed booking/spot. For hotel room / suite reservations at the lowest rates, visit this page here.

Chicago St. Patrick's Day Parade
Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Where to Buy Parade Grandstand VIP Seating

If you are looking for special privileges during Chicago St. Patrick’s Day parade, then you just need to buy parade grandstand VIP seating from the official website of the organization.

This special ticket would enable you to access to VIP restrooms, and location adjacent to parade reviewing stand.

Chicago St. Patrick's Day Parade
Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Parade Queen Contest

The committee of Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade organize ‘Parade Queen Contest’ each year to select the most beautiful woman from Irish community in Chicago. To participate in the contest, you should be at least 18 years old and also not more than 28 years.

Madeline Mitchell was chosen by a panel of Judges for Chicago St. Patrick’s Day parade 2019 queen.

Guest of Honor

Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2019 guest of honor will be Fr. Michael Caruso, he is the President of St. Ignatius College Prep in Chicago since 2010.

Chicago St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Parade
Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations Parade

Events

A large number of events are being organized each year in the city of Chicago. To get exact number of events information, please visit the event listing websites for Chicago such as EventBrite, TimeOut, ChooseChicago, Eventful, and others.

Weather Forecast

Traveljee recommend you to visit https://weather.com website to know the weather of Chicago during the celebration of St. Patrick’s Day parade 2019.

Bar Special Packages, Deals and Events

A large number of bars in Chicago offers special packages, and deals during St. Patrick’s Day festival. However, you just need to buy their special package well in advance before the event.

Many of them provides good discounts and deals for group booking. Many bar also provide special drinks and food for the festival.

Things to Do

You are going to have an unforgettable memory of St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Chicago. The following things to do are popular in Chicago for St. Patrick’s Day.

  • Chicago Downtown Parade
  • Navy Pier
  • River Dyeing / Green River / Dying River Green
  • St. Patrick’s Festival at Irish American Heritage Center
  • South Side Irish Parade
  • Northwest Side Irish Parade
  • St. Patrick’s Day Celebration at Irish American Heritage Center

Parade Schedule, Time Table, Parade Hours, Date

Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2019 is scheduled on 16th March, 2019 (Saturday). 64th Annual Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade date is March 16, 2019 on Sunday.

Parade Location

The parade locations are Balbo and Columbus.

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Chicago River Dyeing

Chicago River Dyeing is scheduled at 9:00 am on the day of the Parade. It is the most popular tradition in Chicago and you should not miss an opportunity to watch the river dyeing.

The intersection of Michigan Avenue, Wacker Drive and the river is the best place to see the river dyeing in Chicago. You should take place your spot well in advance to get the best view of river dyeing. It is the best chance to see green water in Chicago’s river.

Half Marathon

Half Marathon is a popular attraction for Chicago’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade each year. It is scheduled to be held in March, 2019. However, we do not have much information about this half marathon.

Cruise Packages

It is the best time to buy a cruise package to celebrate the St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago. Wendella is a popular cruise company which provides customized packages for its customer on St. Patrick’s Day. However, you just need to buy tickets well in advance to get the confirmed spots.

Uniform / Apparel

You have to wear uniform as decided by the organizers. However, if you are an spectator, you should not require to follow the rule compulsory.

Boston Vs Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Boston is also a popular St. Patrick’s Day destination in USA. However, Chicago is more popular and have more events than the city of Boston. We recommends you to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago.

Travel Packages / Mini Tour

A few number of travel operators in Chicago provides special mini tour to experience the beauty of Chicago on St. Patrick’s Day. However, you have to contact them directly and ask for advance booking.

History

Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade is one of the oldest parades in the world. It was started before so many decades ago.

FAQs

Q1: What time is St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Chicago?
Answer: St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2019 in Chicago is scheduled on March 16, 2019 (Sunday).

Q2: How long does the Chicago St Patrick’s Day parade last?
Answer: Right now, no information is available.

Q3: What time do they dye the river green in Chicago?
Answer: The Chicago River is dyed green the Saturday before each St. Patrick’s Day.

Article Title: Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2019 Route Map, Live Streaming Info, Schedule, Date, and More
Article last re-published on February 8, 2019.

Summary
Event
Chicago St. Patrick's Day Parade
Location
Balbo, Balbo Street,Chicago
Starting on
March 16, 2019
Ending on
March 16, 2019
Chicago St. Patrick's Day Parade 2019 Route Map, Schedule, Date. Weekend, Road Closures.

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