St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival in North Myrtle Beach
The much-anticipated North Myrtle Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival is set for Saturday, March 16th, 2024. This yearly event is a highlight in North Myrtle Beach, attracting thousands from near and far every March for a grand celebration.
The spirit of Ireland takes over North Myrtle Beach during this festive event! The parade, a highlight of the celebration, kicks off bright and early on the Saturday before St. Patrick’s Day. Main Street comes alive with over 100 vibrant floats and golf carts, adorned with Leprechauns, shamrocks, rainbows, and perhaps even a pot of gold. The parade begins at 9 A.M., followed by the festival from 11 A.M. to 4 P.M. Revel in the lively atmosphere with multiple stages featuring live music, a variety of tasty food, and an array of arts and crafts. The event promises fun for all, with face painting, games, and rides in the children’s area, ensuring a day filled with joy and laughter.
While exploring Main Street, don’t miss the chance to visit Flynn’s Irish Tavern for some authentic corned beef and cabbage or bangers and mash. For those with a penchant for sweets, Melt offers a delightful mint chocolate chip treat. And if you’re feeling adventurous, explore the unique local shops like Hope Taylor and Company and The Gallery on Main for some special finds.
So, deck yourself out in green, grab a Guinness, and join in the festivities. Here’s to a fantastic St. Patrick’s Day celebration in North Myrtle Beach. Cheers, or as the Irish say, Sláinte!