Where to Park for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade
You’re sitting at home watching television, scrolling through the channels thinking “there’s nothing on T.V,” when you remember; it’s March 16th, the day before Saint Patrick’s Day! Oh yikes, you haven’t made any St. Patty’s Day Plans. Don’t worry, you’re in Philadelphia, a city that has been celebrating St. Patrick’s Day since 1771!
Philadelphia is no stranger to celebration, and if you’re looking to get in the holiday spirit, consider getting off the couch and enjoying the Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Parade. It’s the second oldest St. Patrick’s Day Parade in the country, so you know you will be celebrating in style. With more than 150 groups like dance teams, marching bands, floats, and Irish associations, there is something fun for everyone.
The parade kicks off on March 16th at 1 p.m. at 16th at John F. Kennedy Boulevard, so put down that remote and head over! There is plenty of parking along the parade route, so you can leave your car in a worry free spot.
PPA Garages Near the 2014 Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Philadelphia Gateway Parking Garage
1540 Vine Street
Entrances on Spring and 16th Streets
Rates: Starting at $2 for first 20 minutes up to $15 for 10 hours
Callowhill Street Parking
1901 Callowhill Street
Rates: Starting at $6 for one hour
For more information about the Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Parade, click here.