This year, Wichita’s historic Delano has several exciting events in store for St. Patrick’s Day. Residents and visitors in Wichita alike can enjoy a variety of parades and activities. The following are the highlights for the weekend:
Saturday, March 16
St. Patrick’s Breakfast: Begin your celebration at St. Patrick’s Breakfast at the Downtown Senior Center, featuring sausage, biscuits and gravy, and hash browns. The breakfast costs $7 at the door and supports the Senior Center and The Civitan Club of Wichita.
Pre-Parade Party: The Shamrock Lounge will host a St. Patrick’s Day-themed party at 9 a.m., with Irish and Celtic music, billiards, Irish food, and drink specials.
7th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade: The St. Patrick’s Day Parade is a great opportunity to enjoy the day with family and friends The parade will start at Douglas Ave. from the Arkansas River and head toward Walnut Street.
After-Parade Party: The Shamrock Lounge will serve up more St. Patrick’s Day festivities at the after-parade party from noon to 3 p.m. The party will feature bagpipers and will serve beef and Guinness stew.
Sunday, March 17
10th Annual Corn Beef and Cabbage Dinner: Chow down on delicious corned beef and cabbage at The Shamrock Lounge’s annual dinner, opening at 11 a.m.
To find out more about the St. Patrick’s Day events happening in your area, visit the Historic Delano website.