Come celebrate Saint Patrickโ€™s Day in North Myrtle Beach this year. The 31st annual St. Patrickโ€™s Day Parade and Festival will be held Saturday, March 16, 2018 in North Myrtle Beach. This one-day event will be held right along Main Street from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Rain or shine, you can experience the luck of the Irish while enjoying beautiful views of the beach from the famous Ocean Drive Beach section in North Myrtle Beach.

Event Details

St. Patrick's Day Parade Float

Spectators and visitors are asked to arrive by 8:20 a.m. to grab a spot along Main Street for the best views of the floats, trailers and vehicles in the annual St. Patrickโ€™s Day Parade. The party doesnโ€™t end with the parade! Enjoy three stages of live music, inflatables and games for the kids and lots of yummy food โ€“ itโ€™s one of the hottest St. Patrickโ€™s Day events on the Grand Strand. More than 150 vendors will be there to showcase their creatives goods, crafts and treats.

Stop by Flynnโ€™s Irish Tavern for some traditional corned beef sandwiches or a pint of Guinness or Smithwickโ€™s and hang out for great views of the live performances on one of the stages. Highlights at this yearโ€™s event include the Leprechaun Competition and the hands-free Shepardโ€™s Pie Eating contest. Sign-ups will be held at the stage next to Flynnโ€™s.

St. Patrick's Day

How do I get tickets to the St. Patrickโ€™s Day Parade? How much is parking for the events? Guess what? Itโ€™s all free! Thatโ€™s right, no need to pull out your gold coins โ€“ but get there bright and early because this event draws a large crowd. Parking will be available on side streets, near McClean Park and between BB&T and Barefoot Church in North Myrtle beach. Buses will be transporting visitors from 8th Ave., 12th Ave., 14th Ave. and 17th Ave. at Ocean Boulevard and Ocean Drive Elementary from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sections of Main Street and Ocean Boulevard will be closed during the events.

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Where to Stay

Ocean Bay Club

Ocean Bay Club

Ocean Bay Club is home to one-, two-, three- and four-bedroom oceanfront condos in the heart of North Myrtle Beach. The property offers a variety of outdoor water features including a kiddie pool, lazy river and oceanfront pool in addition to an indoor pool. A fitness center, covered parking and free wi-fi are also available to guests staying at Ocean Bay Club. Perhaps one of the biggest perks is the easy access to all the fun along Main Street including the annual St. Patrickโ€™s Day Parade and Festival!

AshWorth

AshWorth

Want a North Myrtle Beach condo near all the action? The AshWorth has you covered! The gorgeous oceanfront property is just a few steps away from Main Street and offers two-, three- and four-bedroom condos with everything you need to feel right at home. When youโ€™re not at the festival, enjoy access to the indoor and outdoor pools, bubbling whirlpools and a fitness center. The AshWorth offers visitors spacious accommodations with private balconies, washers and dryers and amazing opportunities to unwind.

Event Summary
Name
โ€‹31st Annual St. Patrickโ€™s Day Parade and Festival
Main Street,North Myrtle Beach,South Carolina-29582
Start Date
March 16, 2019
End Date
March 16, 2019
Description
Join North Myrtle Beach for the 31st annual St. Patrickโ€™s Day Parade and Festival featuring Irish food, entertainment, drinks and over 150 different vendors.
Tickets
North Myrtle Beach
Main StreetNorth Myrtle Beach, SC 29582 Map