On Saturday, March 19 grab a few of your CanalSide Lofts neighbors and head over to the eclectic Five Points District from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. for one of the Midlands’ largest annual street festivals and largest celebrations of St. Patrick’s Day in the Southeast.
The event kicks off with St. Pat’s Get to the Green 10K, 5K and 1-mile Family Fun Run, which offers runners free admission into the festival. A fun-filled parade, kid-friendly Pot O’ Gold Playland, swinging shag exhibition and DJ throw down, as well as five stages with live music hosting nearly 20 acts provide the entertainment for the event.
Musical acts include, Old Dominion, The Rival Brothers, Shovels and Rope, Tyler Boone, Bois Obscur and Drive By Truckers. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased online or $20 at the door.
Additionally, the 7th Annual Oyster Roast & St. Patrick’s Day Party featuring Tokyo Joe will be held on Thursday, March 17 at Blowfish Stadium. Admission is $50 and begins at 6:00 p.m. This is a southern party with live music you do not want to miss! All-you-can-eat oysters and BBQ and all-inclusive drinks! See you there!