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St. Patrick's Day events around Arizona

St. Patrick's Day
Posted at 5:48 AM, Mar 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-15 08:48:40-04

TUCSON, Ariz. — It's time once again to celebrate all things Irish!

There is no shortage of St. Patrick's Day celebrations happening in Arizona this weekend. From dancing to Irish music, to finding the perfect green beer, there's something for anyone looking to show their Irish spirit.

Here are some of the highlights:

St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival - Downtown Tucson

The 32nd annual Celtic tradition begins at 11:00 a.m. and is free to the public. In addition to the parade, attendees can continue to celebrate with music, dancing, and arts & crafts.

Saint Patrick's Day Celebration - Hotel Congress

Tucson's popular downtown spot offering Irish food and drink specials following the conclusion of the parade. Entertainment will be provided from the Maguire Academy School of Dance, DJ PC Party, and more.

Kiss Me, I'm Irish Run - Glendale, Az

The ninth annual race offers four events: a half marathon, an 8K run/walk, a 4K run/walk on Sunday and a Kilt Run on Saturday night. The race's route is describes as a fairly flat, scenic course that goes near the Arizona Cardinals stadium. To register, click here.

Kiss Me, I'm Irish Run
The ninth annual Kiss Me, I'm Irish Run takes place this weekend.

2019 Pot of Gold Music Festival - Phoenix

This three day music festival takes place March 15-17 at Phoenix Steel Indian School Park. The artists scheduled to perform include Lil Wayne, Post Malone, Ice Cube, and Snoop Dogg. To purchase tickets, click here.