cloversSt. Patrick’s Day may be two weeks away, but Irish eyes will be smiling all month long during parades and other events before and after the March 17 holiday, which falls on a Sunday this year.

Here are the latest in the ever-growing list of Paddy’s Day festivities across Long Island this month.


March 3

1 p.m., The Irish American Society of Nassau, Suffolk, & Queens – 63rd Annual Saint Patrick’s Parade.

March 9


12 p.m., Westhampton Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2013. Main Street.

12 p.m., 5th Annual Am O’ Gansett St. Particks Day Parade.

2 p.m., The Annual Bay Shore/Brightwaters St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Saxon Avenue and travels west on Main Street to St. Patrick’s Church.

March 10

11:30 a.m., The 21st Annual Bayport-Blue Point St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Snedecor Avenue in Bayport, and runs along Montauk Highway, ending at Blue Point

Avenue in Blue Point.

2 p.m., The 79th Annual Huntington St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Starts at the Huntington Train Station along New York Avenue, to west Main Street, and ending at

Saint Patrick’s Church.

March 16

1 p.m., St. James St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Lake Avenue from Woodlawn to Railroad Avenue.

March 17

11:30 a.m., Montauk’s 51st annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Starts on Edgemere Road and ends on Main Street

12 p.m., The 63rd Annual Miller Place-Rocky Point St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Starts on Harrison Avenue in Miller Place and ending at Broadway in Rocky


12:30 p.m., The 18th Annual Patchogue St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Starts on Route 112 Main Street and ends on West Avenue.

1 p.m., The 25th Annual Glen Cove St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

March 23

12 p.m., Rockville Centre 17th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade.


March 6

7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Celtic Celebration Concert. Montauk Library 742 Montauk Highway, Montauk.

March 8

6:30 p.m., Irish Rock concert at Mulcahy’s of Wantagh, 3232 Railroad Ave., Wantagh.

7:30 p.m., Irish History through Music. Huntington Library, 338 Main St. Huntington.

8 p.m., The Saw Doctors. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave, Huntington.

March 9

12-5 p.m., St. Patrick’s Day Celebration at Old Bethpage Village Restoration. 1303 Round Swamp Road, Old Bethpage.

8 p.m., BLACK 47. Boulton Center, 37 West Main St. Bay Shore.

March 10

11 a.m.-5 p.m., Irish Experience Festival, Physical Education Building Hofstra University, Hempstead.

March 12:

4:30 p.m., Decorate A House For St. Patrick’s Day Children’s Workshop. 100 Jericho Turnpike Westbury.

March 16

6 p.m., St. Patrick’s Day Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner, Polish Hall 214 Marcy Avenue Riverhead.

8 p.m., Celtic Nights. Staller Center, Nicolls Road, Stony Brook.

8 p.m., St. Patty’s Weekend Irish Comedy Showcase, The Paramount, 370 New York Ave, Huntington.

March 16 & 17: St. Paddy’s Shenanigans. McFadden’s, 210 Merrick Road, Rockville Centre

St Patrick’s Day Celebration. Napper Tandy’s Irish Pub, 15 East Main Street, Smithtown.

March 17

12:30 p.m., Lepre-Con 2013. The Nutty Irishman, 323 Main Street, Farmingdale and 60 E. Main St. Bay Shore,

4 p.m. The Celtic Tenors, Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center. 76 Main Street, Westhampton Beach,

March 23

3 p.m. & 8 p.m., Celtic Woman. The Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, 720 Northern Boulevard, Brookville.


Contour Mortgage

Previous articleHempstead Stabbing Victim Found Dead
Next articleWest Babylon Fire Leaves 1 Dead, 2 Wounded
Timothy Bolger is the Managing Editor for the Long Island Press who’s been working to uncover unreported stories since shortly after it launched in 2003. When he’s not editing, getting hassled by The Man or fielding cold calls to the newsroom, he covers crime, general interest and political news in addition to reporting longer, sometimes investigative features. He won’t be happy until everyone is as pissed off as he is about how screwed up Lawn Guyland is.