St. Patrick’s Day
- Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale
- Bronzeville, Near South Side
- Englewood, Chatham
- Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore
- Jefferson Park, Portage Park
- Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville
- Lincoln Park, Old Town
- Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
- Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
- Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
- Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
- Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
Just 1 Bar Cited For Coronavirus Safety Violations Over St. Patrick’s Day Weekend
There was a "very high level of compliance" among bars and restaurants during the celebrations, according to the city.
Surprise! Chicago’s River Dyed Green For St. Patrick’s Day After All
The announcement was made last minute, likely to prevent crowds from gathering on the riverfront with coronavirus restrictions still in place.
Limit St. Patrick’s Day Crowds Or We’ll Shut You Down, City Warns Chicago Bars
Dancing and congregating won't be allowed, and patrons must remain seated in bars, the city's liquor commissioner said.
Old St. Pat’s Church, Irish Restaurants Raising Money To Feed People Who Are Homeless
The organizers aim to provide warm meals to people experiencing homelessness on St. Patrick’s Day.
Don’t Have Big St. Patrick’s Day Parties During Coronavirus Pandemic, City’s Top Doc Pleads
Chicago's biggest celebrations — the parades Downtown and on the Far South Side — have already been canceled due to the pandemic.
Chicago’s St. Patrick’s Day Parades Canceled Again Due To Coronavirus
Last year, the parades were canceled just as panic grew in Chicago — and internationally — over the spread of COVID-19. Their cancellations marked an unofficial start of the pandemic here.
Lightfoot Cuts Bar And Restaurant Capacity To 100-Person Max Over Coronavirus Concerns
Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she hasn't ruled out shutting down bars and restaurants entirely as St. Patrick's Day revelers continue to pack bars.
St. Patrick’s Day Bar Crawls Are Still On In Chicago — Against Doctor’s Orders
Large bar crawls scheduled for Wrigleyville, Wicker Park and River North are all still on, organizers say.
Chicago’s St. Patrick’s Day Parades, River Dyeing Canceled Due To Coronavirus Concerns
The events draw more than one million people to Chicago to celebrate together — which is exactly what health officials don't want as coronavirus spreads.
Chicago’s St. Patrick’s Day Parades Are On — But They’re Canceled In Dublin And Boston Over Coronavirus Fears
The city still plans to dye the river green and host all three St. Patrick's Day parades this weekend.
No Such Thing As St. Patty’s Day, Not This Year, Not Ever
"Paddy is derived from the Irish, Pádraig: the source of those mysterious, emerald double-Ds," one source said.