Wisconsin wears green and drinks green to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. The holiday is another reason to turn one day into a week of celebration.
Shamrock Club of Wisconsin’s 47th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade – Milwaukee
Milwaukee held a fantastic parade on Saturday, March 9 which included many different units of marching bands, bag pipers, and everyone dressed to the hilt in green.
The “New Dublin” (aka New London) St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Each year the Shamrock Club Leprechauns change New London to “New Dublin!” The town has week-long events for Irish Fest ending with the largest parade on March 16 at 1 p.m.
Green Bay Turns Green on St. Patrick’s Day
The Green Bay parade starts at 10:30 a.m. on March 16, 2013. It’s a family day. The kids can get their faces painted, Irish music by the high school band, and Irish dancing entertainment.
The Small but Famous Erin Parade
The Town of Erin hosts an annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 17 of every year. This year the parade begins at 9 a.m. The road is closed to traffic beginning at 8 a.m. while the crowd gathers, shots are poured, and everyone shouts “Erin Go Bragh!”
No matter where you live, which celebrations you attend, or how you celebrate, drink responsibly. If you find yourself in the unfortunate situation of a Wisconsin DUI arrest, contact Wisconsin DUI Defense Attorney Nathan Dineen at 877-384-6800. Have a Happy St. Patrick’s Day!