Patrick’s Day parade on 5th Avenue, March 17, 2017 in New York City. Patrick’s Day parade, dating back to 1762, is the world’s largest St. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Members of the County Carlow Association ride horses as they march along 5th Avenue during the annual St.
Patrick’s Day parade, March 17, 2017 in New York City. Patrick’s Day parade, dating back to 1762, is the world’s largest St. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Bagpipers get into formation as they prepare to march during the annual St. Afterward, nosh on breakfast featuring Mc Nally's new menu. O'Malley's Pub & Eatery, 701 Hill Ave., Aurora, (630) 898-8700, omalleysaurora.com/. Patrick's Day festivities at both locations have entertainment including bagpipers in the afternoon and a DJ at 8 p.m. Devon Ave., Elk Grove Village, (847) 534-5000, realtimesportsbar.com/. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. Head over to Mc Nally's on Friday, March 16, for O'Hara's samples and giveaways from 6 to 8 p.m. Get there early on Saturday for mass music from Gavin Coyle at 8 a.m. Catch a March Madness game or two this weekend while celebrating St. Nosh on pretzel bites, wings, nachos and more while cheering on your teams, now through April 2. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. and watch Irish dancers from The Flannery School of Dance perform from to p.m.Members of the New York Department of Corrections hold American and Irish flags as they march during the annual St.Return early on Saturday for Kegs & Eggs starting at 9 a.m. Festivities continue throughout the day with music from the Celtic Sounds, February Sky and The Bare Hambones. Smith St., Palatine, (847) 358-9150 or durtynellies.com/. With a little luck of the Irish, it shouldn't be hard to find a fun way to spend St. Here are some suburban options to get the party started. New York St., Aurora, (630) 844-0400, and 5157 Main St., Downers Grove, (630) 969-0500, ballydoylepub.com/. Patrick's Day for Ballydoyle's Kegs & Eggs Irish buffet starting at 8 a.m. They're not taking reservations, so get there early to reserve your spot for a day full of Irish entertainment, which includes the Oswego Fire Pipes & Drums Corp., the Mc Nulty Irish Dancers, The Whiskey Brothers, American Rogues, Bagpiper Mike Courney, Knights of Ballydoyle, Classical Blast in Kilts, Craic, Aiden O'Toole (Downers Grove only) and more. Paddy's Day specials such as Jameson, Guinness, green egg sandwiches and more. Patrick's Day parade in Palatine on Saturday to dine on Irish food while watching live entertainment from One of the Girls, Avondale Ramblers, Classical Blast, the Trinity Irish Dancers and bagpipers. A cover starts at noon at the Downers Grove location. Lawrence Ave., Norridge, (708) 453-5300, theblossomcafe.com/. Corned beef and cabbage and live music Friday and Saturday, March 16-17, will get you in the mood for St. Bub City, 5441 Park Place, Rosemont, (847) 261-0399, bub-city.com/rosemont/. Claddagh Irish Pub & Restaurant, 1704 Commons Drive, Geneva, (630) 208-0337, claddaghirishpubs.com/geneva/. Patrick's Day eve Friday with Irish tunes from Sprig O' Mint and Irish dancers from the Rebecca Mc Carthy School of Dance at 7 p.m. A '90s dance party with Fool House and Hello Weekend closes out the night starting at 9 p.m. The Irish dancers will be back, too, and DJ Mindmonic will be spinning in between sets. Stick around for more music from Peter and Katie Whalen at 3 p.m. Karma Committee starts things off at p.m., followed by headliners 7th heaven at 10 p.m. On Saturday, The Gingers start at 5 p.m., C-Factor takes over at p.m. Plus, there's more: a DJ emcee, bagpipers, Irish dancers, beer and corned beef specials, St.