Irish or not, we all wear green, celebrate the plucky leprechaun, drink green ale and tell tall tales.  We're willing to kiss a stone...sing an olde Irish song (after many mugs of the green ale) and in general, have a heck of a time.  
As you can see...We take Wearing of the Green very seriously!
FUN FACT:  "The Wearing of the Green" is actually an Irish street
ballad lamenting the repression of supporters of the Irish Rebellion of 1798.
See more great photos like this on The Springfield Parade Facebook Page

But in Delaware County it all starts with Springfield Township's Irish Parade featuring live music, great food and all things green!

String Bands, Military Groups, Scouts, Choirs and more have all marched in this popular annual Parade that promises to be bigger and better than ever!

The parade starts noon at West Springfield and Britton Roads and ends at the reviewing stand at the Old Central School on Saxer Avenue and Powell Road.
Springfield's favorite musician, Tom Curtis, will be honored as Grand Marshall, and as part of the tradition, revelers can convene after the parade to celebrate all things Irish at Hanrahan's  Pub in Drexel Hill.

LOCATION: Springfield Township, PA

And...on March 16th, Emmet Cahill, Sony recording artist and lead singer of "Celtic Thunder," will perform one show only at the Upper Darby Performing Arts Center.

Emmet's album ''Emmet Cahill's Ireland" reached #1 on the Amazon, iTunes and Billboard World Music charts!
UDPAC is one of the first stops on Emmet's 2019 Tour, where he'll be performing hits from his first album as well as beloved Irish songs.
Member of Celtic Thunder, Emmet Cahill is performing
at the UDPAC on his 2019 Solo Tour...
See photos and more at: Emmet Cahill Facebook Page

Cahill is an award-winning classically trained Irish tenor whose solo tour features songs from his debut album, “Emmet Cahill’s Ireland,” which features the very best of the traditional Irish music plus film and Broadway hits including “This is the Moment,” "Music of the Night," and "Bring Him Home.” 

While he has carved out his own unique identity as a solo artist, he continues to be an integral member of the Internationally renowned Irish singing group, Celtic Thunder.

Click here for more Info, Tickets & Music Videos

LOCATION: Upper Darby Performing Arts Center
601 N Lansdowne Ave, Drexel Hill, PA 19026

Every Monday night Sligo's Irish Pub features authentic Irish Music from 7 to 9pm -- and on Friday, March 29th they'll be serving up plenty of laughter with this show:

Sligo's Irish Pub is a warm and lively restaurant,  scattered in and
around State Street's globally inspired "Restaurant Row."
Always popular, it's on EVERYONE'S list around St. Patrick's Day!
Photo from TripAdvisor.
“Slainte:  A Stand Up Comedy Show” featuring Delco's own Peggy O'Leary (Discovery Channel).

Tickets are $10 -- $15. 

IRISH TRANSLATION: For those who might be curious, “Slainte” is a traditional Irish toast, loosely translated “To Good Health” and commonly used like the all-purpose “Cheers!”

LOCATION: Sligo Irish Pub
113 West State Street, Media, Pa.  19063
610 566 5707
Sligo Irish Pub Website