Boston Police Pipers & Drums Gaelic Column at 2016 Cape Cod Parade
Boston Irish Tourism Association has released its 2017 calendar of St. Patrick's Day parades taking place in Massachusetts and Rhode Island this March.
The marching season kicks off on Saturday, March 4, with the Cape Cod St. Patrick's Parade in Yarmouth on the Cape, and extends to Sunday, March 19, with parades taking place in Abington, Boston and Holyoke.
Here is a schedule of other Irish activities in March 2017 taking place throughout New England .
Find year round details by visiting IrishMassachusetts.com.