St. Patrick’s Day Events in Toronto 2020

St. Patrick's Parade Toronto is one of the most popular St. Patrick's Day events in Toronto 2020
St. Patrick's Parade Toronto

St. Patrick’s Day is Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Some businesses will be celebrating on the day while others have opted to host their events on Saturday, March 15, 2020. There are many ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day such as drinking green beer, watching a parade or listening to a live band. Check out these St. Patrick’s Day events in Toronto 2020.

St. Patrick's Parade Toronto is one of the most popular St. Patrick's Day events in Toronto 2020
St. Patrick’s Parade Toronto

Those O’s – Marcus, Mary Margaret, Catherine & Michael present the 42nd Martian Awareness Ball

This is bound to be one of the most fun St. Patrick’s Day events in Toronto 2020! Mary Margaret, Marcus, Catherine (yes, of Schitt’s Creek!) and Michael O’Hara present the 42nd Annual Martian Awareness Ball on St Patrick’s Day, Tues March 17, 2020 at the Horseshoe Tavern. The evening will feature performances by Mary Margaret O’Hara and her all-star band, All The Bottle Ladies, along with special friends. Tickets are $20 for this 19+ event and can be purchased online.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Toronto 2020

Whether you have Irish blood or not, you’ll want to turn up for this popular St. Patrick’s Day parade celebrating Irish culture and heritage. Now in its 33rd year, the parade, which takes place on Sunday, March 15, 2020 from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. has grown to include a number of diverse community groups. This free event is appropriate for all ages. The parade begins at 12 p.m. on the corner of Bloor Street West and St. George Street (near St. George subway station) and heads east on Bloor Street, turns south on Yonge Street and then turns west on Queen Street, finishing at the parade reviewing stand at Nathan Phillips Square. There is a physical disability viewing area is at North of Bloor by St George right where the parade begins.

Guinness SPD Party

One of the largest St. Patrick’s Day parties will take place on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 11 Polson Street. The doors open at 11:30 a.m. and the party goes on until 9 p.m. The day begins with a pancake breakfast at 11:30 a.m., a Lucky Charm Cereal Bar at 12 p.m., a variety of food options, and an airbrush tattoo artist and press-on tattoo booth. Enjoy Irish dancers and live bands on the Main Stage, side rooms with multiple DJs, three¬†outdoor patios with interactive games, inflatables, life size beer pong and interactive photo booths. Purchase tickets online.

Drum Social at Waakebiness-Bryce with Spirit Wind Women’s Hand Drum Group

Join a celebration of hand drumming and singing hosted by The Waakebiness-Bryce Institute for Indigenous Health on Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Michele Perpaul and the Spirit Wind Women’s Hand Drum Group will perform! Participants are welcome to drop-in anytime to drum, sing, or simply observe.

St. Patrick’s Day at Elephant & Castle 2020

The party starts early on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at Elephant & Castle – doors open at 9 a.m. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day all day at this Toronto bar in the heart of King Street West. The Elephant & Castle is located at 212 King Street West.

Second Annual St. Patrick’s Day Party & Pub Sing at Louis Cifer Brew Works

The Riverdale crowd can enjoy St. Patrick’s Day on the weekend before the 17th at Louis Cifer Brew Works at 417 Danforth Avenue. The party starts on Sat., March 14, 2020 at 7 p.m. and runs to 11 p.m.
I hope you enjoy these St. Patrick’s Day events in Toronto 2020. Let me know in the comment section if you have an event you would like to add.
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