Chicago Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day This Weekend

Spectators watch as the Chicago River is dyed green ahead of the St. Patrick's Day parade in Chicago, Saturday, March 14, 2015. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

Thousands of people wearing green will be descending on Chicago this weekend to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Festivities begin downtown tomorrow morning with the dyeing of the Chicago River at 9 a.m. The St. Patrick’s Day Parade steps off at noon at the corner of Columbus and Balbo. The South Side Irish Parade takes place Sunday, stepping off at noon at 103rd and Western.



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