Alexandria Saint Patrick’s Day Parade
Washington D.C. is home to numerous Saint Patrick's Day celebrations throughout the month of March, and the Alexandria Saint Patrick's Day Parade in Alexandria, Virginia is one of the best. Taking place this year on Saturday, March 2, this festive event celebrates Irish heritage and culture, attracting a big crowd that comes for the family-friendly fun and green everything. Featuring a classic car show, a dog show, marching bands, marines and local scout groups, the Alexandria Saint Patrick's Day Parade also attracts a bevy of federal, state, and local officials including the Irish Ambassador and several military commanders. American Inn of Bethesda is your home base for this exciting event, and our easy-to-access location near public transportation makes it easy to experience the very best of Saint Patrick's Day during your visit to Washington D.C.