St. Patrick’s Day in Buffalo is not something to be missed. We’ve got you covered.

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6TH ANNUAL LIVE AT O’LARKIN- So basically, St. Patrick’s Day 🍀 is taking over the entire weekend, so get your green 💚 on. What better way to start out the party than by heading down to Larkin Square to catch Irish dancers👯, live music by McCarthyizm 🎶, an appearance by the Greater Buffalo Firefighters Pipes & Drums, plus, your favorite FOOD TRUCKS. Oh, and admission is FREE, so be there or be⏹. The fun starts at 5pm and goes ’til 8! Parking will be available at 111 Hydraulic Street.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade- There are 2, yes 2, giant parades in Buffalo, and you definitely want to make your way out to at least one. Did I mention that Buffalo has one of the largest St. Patty’s Day 🍀celebrations in the US?! Yeah, that’s right. You know you want to be a part of it👊. So here’s the detes/itinerary:

  • Saturday, March 17
    • 10am – Barrel Factory Pre-Party
    • 12pm – “Old Neighborhood” Parade starts at the Valley Center (off of South Park)
  • Sunday, March 18
    • 1-5pm – Live music at the 9th Ward
    • 2pm – Parade begins on Delaware near the McKinley Monument
Casey Abrams @ the 9th Ward- You may recognize this name if you happened to watch the tenth season of American Idol, when Abrams placed sixth as a finalist on the show. He combines a unique and intriguing style of jazz🎷, rock 🎸and blues🎙. Not only does he sing🎤, but he also plays several instruments 🎻to make for an exciting performance! The show starts at 8pm!
Iron Jam- Buffalo Iron works is hosting what some would consider a dream come true- an open jam 🎹 night where ALL musicians and vocalists are welcome to participate in a night of improvised jams. It’s absolutely FREE. Just bring your gear🎸, and you’re good to go! Anyone is welcome to come watch as well! The night of improv 🎵goes from 7-10pm!