Watch the Akron St. Patrick's Day Parade
Akron's 34th annual St. Patrick's Day “Irish Celebration” Parade steps off at 12pm on March 12th (2016) at Cedar and Main St., ending at Bowery and Main St. The parade will host floats, ethic groups, animals, Irish dancers, clowns, honor guard, drill teams and more.
Hear an Irish Band at the Barley House
The Barley House is always a special place to be on St. Patrick's Day.
The doors open early (at 5:30am) and stay open until 2:30am. Entertainment starts in the mid-afternoon and there is a food buffet with plenty of corned beef and cabbage, Guinness, and green beer to go around all weekend.
222 South Main Street
Akron, OH 44308
Get Shamrockin' with the Celtic Club for the 12th Annual St. Pet's Day
On March 5th from 1:15pm, the Celtic Club of Akron will host the 12th Annual St. Pet's Day event at St. Paul's Elementary School in North Canton to benefit the Stark County Humane Society. Admission is free with a donation of dry dog or cat food. Entertainment will include Akron District Pipes & Drums, Lisa Spicer performer of Irish songs, the Irish band Angelicus with Meggan Conti, O'Hare Irish Dancers, and St. Michael School Choir. There will be rescue greyhounds in attendance and Irish vendors with Irish clothing, jewelry, artwork, etc. Food will be available for purchase.