Clare Irish Festival Returns This Week

St. Patrick’s Day is on Thursday, and the festivities in the City of Clare are ready to get started.

Img 7794Their Irish Festival is back after two years off due to COVID-19.

Festivities kick off Wednesday night, and the anticipated Irish Festival parade will take place Saturday at noon.

Local business owners say the Irish Festival is a huge event for the city.

“As business owners, we’re all anticipating this weekend,” said Stitches for Britches owner Stephanie Badour. “Coming off of winter, we’re ready for the warm weather and a little bit of sunshine, and just everybody have a good time.”

The Clare Irish Festival runs until Saturday.