St. Patrick’s Day

Thousands Celebrate At South Side Irish ParadeThe South Side Irish Parade is a St. Patrick's tradition for thousands of Chicagoans.
Chicago Celebrates St. Paddy's Day With River Dyeing, Downtown ParadeThe Chicago River has been dyed green and the sun is out for the downtown St. Patrick's Day parade.
5 Reasons To Visit Ireland For St. Patrick's DayNo one knows how to celebrate St. Patrick's Day better than the Irish. That is why you will want to make a trip over the pond and experience this green holiday with those who love all things related to St. Patrick's Day, including the green beer.
Best Irish Bars In ChicagoCelebrating St. Patrick's Day in Chicago inevitably entails visiting one of the many Irish bars scattered throughout the city. Whether you're looking for a good drink or some authentic Irish cuisine, there are some options that stand out from the others.
South Side Irish Parade Steps Off SundayThe parade follows the city's downtown St. Patrick's Day parade, which took place on Saturday.
St. Patrick's Day Party TipsParty Planner Debi Lilly has some tips for planning your St. Patrick's Day party.
Charity For Kids To Serve As Grand Marshals Of Irish ParadeWith Chicago still stuck in the icy grip of Old Man Winter, plenty of thoughts have been turning to spring, none moreso than organizers of one of the first signs of the end of winter in the Windy City.
Police: Gunman In Downstate Murders Had Dispute With VictimThe man suspected of storming into a south-central Illinois home and killing five members of the same family had a dispute with one of his alleged victims, but authorities Thursday were trying to determine if it was related to custody of a child.
Chicago River Dyed Green For St. Patrick's DayThe Chicago River is a glowing green as the city celebrates St. Patrick's Day. WBBM's Mike Krauser spent some time with the crews behind the tradition.
Group Want Chicago To Be U.S. HQ For St. Patrick's DayThe Consul General of Ireland highlighted his nation's diplomatic expertise during a public relations stunt designed to showcase Chicago's Irish Pride -- at the Water Tower on North Michigan.
Families Celebrate At South Side Irish ParadeAs the bagpipes, marching bands and fire trucks rolled down Western Avenue, the biggest crowds were near the start of the route at 103rd and Western.
Best Ways For Kids To Celebrate St. Patrick's Day 2013 In ChicagoWhile Chicago may be known for green festive waters and drink specials at its many Irish pubs, there are a number of great family friendly events to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.