2017 St. Patrick’s Day Parade Information


This week on Saturday, March 11, Chicago will be hosting its annual St. Patrick’s Day parade! With increased demand and road closures on the agenda, you’ll want to read up on this weekend’s activities before hitting the road.


Where to Drive


Be sure to hit the road early to help passengers get downtown to the parade route! You’ll find high demand in neighborhoods like Lincoln Park, Wrigleyville, Wicker Park, and Lakeview beginning as early at 8 AM. After the parade, head towards Grant Park as passengers will be looking for rides to continue the celebration!


Road Closures


Columbus Drive from Monroe Street to Balbo Avenue

Monroe Street from Lakeshore Drive to Michigan Avenue

Jackson Drive from Lakeshore Drive to Michigan Avenue

Balbo Avenue from Lakeshore Drive to Michigan Avenue

East Congress Parkway from Columbus Drive to Michigan Avenue