Guide to St. Patrick’s Day activities throughout Kansas City metro area

Show your Irish at these Kansas City-area St. Patrick's Day events March 15-17, 2015

Guide to St. Patrick’s Day activities throughout Kansas City metro area


The number of Irishman increases in Kansas City as St. Patrick’s Day approaches. Celebrating the snake chasing saint is so popular throughout the Kansas City area, that the parties and parades take up the entire weekend and spill over into Tuesday. Here’s a roundup of Kansas City’s St. Patrick’s Day events.

Here is a list of the St. Patrick’s Day events in Kansas City:

Lee's Summit Emerald Isle Parade & Special Activities

Lee’s Summit Emerald Isle Parade & Special Activities. Photo by Downtown Lee’s Summit

Lee’s Summit Emerald Isle Parade & Special Activities
Lee’s Summit, Missouri
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Activities start 8 a.m.; Parade Noon
Parade route: Green, Third,and S.E. Main St. in downtown Lee’s Summit.
Visit their website for more details.

38th Annual KC Track Club Annual Westport St. Patrick’s Day Run
Kansas City, MO
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Westport Road & Pennsylvania Ave.
Start times: 9:55 a.m. Wheelchair start; 10 a.m. Runners/Walkers start; 11:15 a.m. (approx.) Little Shamrock Fun Run for Kids. Visit their website for more information.

30th Annual Snake Saturday Parade and Family FunFest

30th Annual Snake Saturday Parade and Family FunFest will be held in North Kansas City.

31st Annual Snake Saturday Parade and Family FunFest
North Kansas City
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Festival starts 10 a.m. / Parade 11 a.m.
Parade route: Begins 14th and Swift in North Kansas City. The festival grounds border Armour Road on the north and 18th Avenue on the south, Fayette on the west and Howell on the east.
Visit their website for more details.

35th Annual Brookside St. Patrick’s Warm-Up Parade
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Parade starts 2 p.m.
Parade route: Begins at 65th and Wornall, north on Wornall, east on 63rd St. to Main, south on Main to Meyer Blvd., west on Meyer Blvd. to Brookside Road.
Visit their website for more details.

Irishpalooza: Kansas City’s Biggest Little Fun Parade
Martin City Business and Community Association
Sunday, March 15, 2015
Pre-Parade events 11 a.m. at State Line Point Shopping Center; Parade 2 p.m.
Parade route: 135th from Washington to Locust
Visit their website for more information.

33rd Annual Shawnee St. Patrick’s Parade
Shawnee, Kansas
Sunday, March 15, 2015
Parade starts: 1 p.m.
Parade route: Begins at Johnson Drive and Monrovia proceeds east on Johnson Drive to Nieman Road.
Visit their website for more information.

43rd Annual Kansas City St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Parade starts: 11 a.m.
Parade route: Broadway from Linwood to 43rd Street
Visit their website for more details.

There are plenty of St. Patrick’s Day activities if you and your family are looking for fun things to do in Kansas City.

2 Responses to "Guide to St. Patrick’s Day activities throughout Kansas City metro area"

  1. Dude  March 10, 2013 at 10:02 am

    Day/Date mistake:
    Lee’s Summit Emerald Isle Parade & Special Activities
    Lee’s Summit, Missouri
    Sunday, March 16, 2013
    (Should be either Saturday or March 17)

    Reply
    • ExploreKC  March 10, 2013 at 11:31 am

      Whoops! We’ll correct that right now! Thanks for telling us. It will be held Saturday, March 16.

      Reply

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