*UPDATE 3/13/2020*
*ALL ST. PATRICK'S DAY EVENTS ARE CANCELED/POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE*

St. Patrick’s Day not only celebrates the Irish culture but also gives everyone the chance to be Irish! Our list of activities includes St. Patrick’s Day parades in Tampa as well as crawls and runs to celebrate the day. So beware the leprechaun, find your favorite shade of green and enjoy what it means to be Irish!

Our Favorite St. Patrick’s Day Parades in Tampa

What is there to do in Tampa for St. Patrick’s Day? The team at Appliance Repair Specialists put together this list of our favorite events. You can take your pick of activities from running a 5K to enjoying a tour of Tampa’s best Irish pubs. On a day when everyone is Irish, there’s something for all to enjoy!

Tampa St. Patrick’s Day Parades

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

St. Patrick’s Day parades in Tampa begin and end with the Rough Rider’s parade. This group that commemorates Teddy Roosevelt with acts of patriotism and public service creates a high-energy parade with floats, bead throwing, and music. Create a colorful sign and see if you can get the most beads!

Date: Saturday, March 14th
Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: 7th Avenue, Ybor City, Tampa
Price: Free
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St. Patrick's day parades in Tampa

Image Credit: Tampa Rough Riders

St. Patrick’s Day Crawls and Music

Rough Riders Get Lucky St. Patrick’s Day Crawl

This tour of Tampa’s best Irish pubs starts at Club Skye and travels throughout the city. Meet up with friends to enjoy an evening of festivities and food specials. There’s even a chance to win a trip for two to Ireland!

Date: Friday, March 13th
Time: 5:30pm-1:00pm
Location: Club Skye
1509 8th Ave, Tampa, FL 33605
Price: $15
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Mayor’s River O’Green Fest

This daylong event celebrates the best of everything Irish with live music, family games, and food. There will even be a scavenger hunt and Leprechaun costume contest, so show up in your best Irish garb!

Time: 11:00am-6:00pm
Location: Citrus Hixon Waterfront Park
600 N Ashley Drive, Tampa, FL 33602
Price: Free
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St. Patrick’s Day Runs in Tampa

3rd Annual Leprechaun’s Run

A kid’s run, 5K and 10K races make this family-friendly event exciting for everyone. T-shirts, live music and games are included for a day’s worth of fun with race winners and kids receiving customized awards.

Date: Saturday, March 14th
Time: 8:00am-12:00pm
Location:  Al Lopez Park
4810 N. Himes Avenue, Tampa, FL 33614
Price: $25-$60
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River O’Green Gallop

Start off your weekend right with this 1-mile Fun Run along the Tampa Riverwalk while taking in the sights and sounds of St. Patrick’s Day. By 11:00am, you’ll end the run (or walk!) by observing the dyeing of the river. Then head to Curtis Hixon Park to enjoy St. Patrick’s Day music and activities.

Date: Saturday, March 14th
Time: 8:30am-11:00am
Location: Southwest corner of Curtis Hixon Park
600 N Ashley Drive, Tampa, FL 33602
Price: Free
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We know how to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the best St. Patrick’s Day parades in Tampa and more. May the road rise to meet you on all your St. Patrick’s Day journeys and enjoy the luck of the Irish!