The annual St. Patrick's Day parade in Manchester, New Hampshire kicks off this Sunday, March 27, 2011 at noon on Elm Street in downtown Manchester. More than 70,000 people are expected to attend.
The theme of this year's parade is Helping Hands Feeding the Hungry, and proceeds from the parade will aid local food pantries. The parade is organized by the local chapter of the Ancient Order of Hibernians.
For great Irish traditional music the day of the parade, visit the Shaskeen Pub, located at 909 Elm Street.
For year round information on Irish activities in the New England states, visit IrishMassachusetts.com