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St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Event Schedule in Savannah, GA

Whether you are Irish, or just Irish for a day in March, Savannah, GA is the place to be.  The grand people of this city have been celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with a huge parade since 1813.  The first parade was organized by a small group of  Hibernians, who were remembering the death of St. Patrick.  Since that time, Savannah became home to many Irish immigrants who were fleeing the potato famine and political persecution in their country.  These proud people continue to honor their roots with an annual celebration considered by many to be one of the largest parties in the country.  This year  marks the 189th celebration in … Continue reading

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