Published: Sun, March 18, 2018
Life&Culture | By Rose Hansen

Patrick's Day parade 2018: See photos

Patrick's Day parade 2018: See photos

St. Patrick's Day Parade attendees wore green garb of all kinds in Manhattan on Saturday.

Weather for the parade is expected to be cold, in the 40s, but sunny.

National Guard Infantry members of 1-69 Bravo Company lined up before the start of the St. Patrick's Day Parade on Saturday.

Skellig Michael, an island off the coast of Kerry, was used as a location in the latest movie, Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi, featuring as the hidden refuge of Luke Skywalker. The parade has been a long-time tradition that dates back 176 years.

Saturday's observance of St. Patrick's Day, the Holyoke St. Patrick's Day Road Race and Sunday's 67th annual Holyoke St. Patrick's Day Parade.

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"People lining the streets, I mean this is one of the largest St. Patrick's Day Parades in the country".

In Northern Ireland, the day will be marked with a carnival parade and free concert at Custom House Square. Star Wars actor Mark Hamill was its first global guest of honour.

Other parades took place in Londonderry, Newry, Armagh, Strabane and Downpatrick.

Earlier Sinn Fein's former president Gerry Adams was honoured at a St Patrick's Day breakfast event hosted by the mayor of NY on Saturday.

Both in the parade, and watching it, the crowd was mostly families.

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