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The Americanization of St. Patrick's Day
St. Patrick is a patron saint of Ireland, but his feast day is widely celebrated by Americans of many cultures and faiths. St. Patrick's Day has become a $3.6 billion American holiday.
St. Patrick's Day Grand Marshal Chosen
NYC Firefighters Take Parade Snub in Stride; Still Attend St. Patrick's Day Festivities
Imperial Sugar Employees March In St. Patrick's Day Parade
One float that was nice to see this morning was the Imperial Sugar float. It was a last minute decision, but the parade committee approved their float without hesitation.
Published February 12, 2012 at 3:25 AM
St. Patrick's Day Starts Early With Mad Dash to Squares
Generations of families have been claiming the same spot for years. But this year it was a little tougher - the mad dash for the squares became every man for himself.
Published April 14, 2009 at 9:04 PM
American Portable Buildings
4920 August Road Garden City, GA 912.966.2700
Published March 31, 2009 at 9:13 PM
Effingham Hardware & Supply
Effingham Hardware & Supply 309 S Laurel St Springfield, GA 31329 (912) 754-6446 Butch Kieffer, Owner
Published March 31, 2009 at 9:12 PM
Williams & Williams Funeral Home
1012 East Gwinnett Street (912) 234-1634
Published October 1, 2008 at 4:00 AM
Parade Watchers Keeping an Eye on the Parade
Hundreds of thousands of people lined the streets of downtown Savannah as the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade Rolled through.
Published March 17, 2008 at 2:40 PM
Fire Marshals Keep Businesses Safe Downtown
The lines were long downtown at local bars, but employees knew how many people they were letting in.
Published March 17, 2008 at 11:42 AM
Grand Marshal Aide Honored
Memorial University Medical Center held a reception honoring Dr. Rossiter and his aide Dr. Peter Scardino.
Published March 16, 2008 at 12:26 AM
River Street Festivities, Still Going
The festivities continue on River Street. Earlier this afternoon the crowds weren't as large, but people were still out having a good time.
Published March 16, 2008 at 12:25 AM
The Celebration Begins, Live from the Parade Route
As the Mass begins a few blocks away, parade-goers are already lining the streets for Savannah's biggest event of the year. Today, we're coming to you live from Smooth on Bull Street.
Published March 14, 2008 at 9:24 PM
Parade Wraps Up, But The Celebration Has Just Started
The Saint Patrick's Day of 2008 was a huge sucess, with over 300 entries marching through the streets of Savannah.
Published March 14, 2008 at 9:23 PM
2008 Saint Patrick's Day Parade is Underway
Around 10:15am, the parade officially kicked off. Here on Bull Street, it's a sea of green as spectators are waiting for the parade to makes its way along the parade route.
Published March 14, 2008 at 8:15 PM
The Parade Hits Bull Street
Outside, spectators are excited to see everything the parade has to offer. From pirates to cows to bands and bagpippers, the parade gets better and better with every entry that goes by.
2008 Coloring Contest Photo Album
Take a look at our Grand Prize Winner's and all other Division Winner's entries and see what a difficult decision the judges had to face.
Saint Patrick's Day Almost Here
We're less than 24 hours away from the biggest Savannah event of the year and it looks like the celebration will be better than ever.
Tybee Saint Patrick's Day Parade March 8
Festivities kick off at 3pm. The parade begins at Memorial Park and heads south on Butler Avenue ending at the Tybee Pier parking lot.
Celtic Cross Ceremony
The annual Celtic Cross Procession to Bay Street is considered to be the parade before the big St. Patrick's Day parade.
Published March 10, 2008 at 12:01 PM
A Day Late but the Fountain Is Green
Seems like everyone's ready for St. Patrick's Day in Savannah. The annual greening of the fountain took place this morning at Forsyth Park.
Published March 9, 2008 at 12:56 AM
Tara Feis Offers Irish Heritage, Family, and Fun
The Tara Feis offered a brief intake on Irish heritage along with food, games, and fun for everyone.
Published March 8, 2008 at 9:04 PM
Festival Parking Info
Some City of Savannah Parking Garages will be open 24 hours a day starting on Friday, March 14 through Saturday, March 15.
Published March 7, 2008 at 8:32 PM
City, CAT Offer Saint Patrick's Celebration Nighttime Shuttle
For the first time, a nighttime shuttle will be offered to transport St. Patrick's Day festival-goers out of the downtown area.
Published March 7, 2008 at 8:29 PM
Saint Patrick's Day Coloring Contest Winner Announced
One special drawing will grace the cover of our Southeast News Leader newspaper's Saint Patrick's Day edition.
Published March 4, 2008 at 1:18 PM
SSU plants community garden
Mayor Van Johnson makes 100 most influential Georgians list in Georgia Trend Magazine
Beaufort Memorial Hospital canceling COVID-19 vaccine appointments due to decrease in expected shipment
Ga. & S.C. saw increase in gun sales in 2020
City of Savannah launches app for 311 service
Savannah man fuels passion by preserving auto history
Grand Marshal Presented in Public Investiture
Dr. Francis Patrick Rossiter, Jr., joined the ranks of the honored men who have led Savannah's Saint Patrick's Day parade at his public investiture.
Published March 3, 2008 at 10:28 PM
Parade Confusion May Be Slowing Down Hotel Business
This time last year, most hotels were booked solid for Savannah's Saint Patrick's Day celebration, but not this year.
Published March 3, 2008 at 4:03 PM
The route the parade will take through historic downtown Savannah the morning of
Published March 3, 2008 at 3:59 PM
Celebration Calendar of Events
Calendar of Savannah events leading up to the
Friday, March 14
Published February 27, 2008 at 8:42 PM
What's the Festival Area?
The "Festival Area" for the St. Patrick's Day celebration is defined as follows: North of Jones Street to the River, east of Boundary Street and Martin Luther King Blvd., and west of East Broad St. All
Published February 27, 2008 at 7:04 PM
The SCMPD would like to remind all parade attendees of certain restrictions concerning parking and streets that will be closed for the duration of the parade.
Published February 27, 2008 at 7:02 PM
Papa John's Pizza
Published September 20, 2007 at 4:02 PM