Murphy’s St. Patrick’s Day River Parade & Festival
Date: March 12, 2016 12:00PM - March 13, 2016 6:00PM
Festival & Entertainment 3/12 & 3/13 - Arneson River Theatre & La Villita Way
Dyeing of the River Walk green, 3/12 & 3/13, at 2pm
Murphy's St. Patrick Day Parade 3/13 ONLY, 4:30-6pm.
March 12 & 13, 2016, Noon-6pm, Concert & Festival at the Arneson River Theatre
March 12 & 13, 2016, 2pm, Dyeing of the River Walk green
March 13, 2016, 4:30-6pm Parade route follows: Homewood Suites, Drury Plaza, Aztec Theatre, Hyatt Hotel, Rivercenter Mall, Convention Center, Arneson Theatre
Narch 11-13, all day event, St Patrick's Day Artisan River Walk Show, booths along the River Walk extension close to the Shops at Rivercenter)
A procession of 14 decorated river barges filled with Irish entertainment can be viewed from anywhere on the two and half mile downtown area of the River Walk, however the fun pot-o-gold is at the Arneson Theatre. Murphy’s Irish Stout beer and green beer will be sold at the Arneson River Theatre along with Irish and other ethnic foods. Several bagpipers will grace the barges along with other entertainers. This event started in 1968 and has been organized by the Paseo del Rio Association and the Harp & Shamrock Society of Texas since the beginning. 2016 marks the 50th anniversary of the Harp & Shamrock Society of Texas.