TIME, MAP, and TRANSPORTATION for Chicago’s St. Patrick’s Parade
This year’s 80 degree weather will bring the city of Chicago to life with Fun things to do!!
After the 5k in Naperville, some friends and I are”racing” down to the city to see the green river and to watch the parade!! Oh..And then the Art Museum!! It should be an AWESOME day!! I also think I found a new favorite color in GREEN thanks to picnick!!!
Have a great time and BE SAFE!! At the bottom of this link, shows public transportation be sure to click on it to view the options.
The parade starts at Balbo and Columbus. The parade units will proceed north on Columbus Drive and the viewing stand will be located in front of Buckingham Fountain.
Dyeing the Chicago River
10:00am: Saturday March 17th.
Scheduled for 10:00 am, Saturday March 17th, the dyeing can be best viewed from the East side of the Michigan Avenue bridge, the West side of the Columbus Drive bridge or upper and lower Wacker Drive between Michigan Avenue and Columbus Drive.
We strongly recommend that you come downtown early and if possible take public transportation.