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- What’s St. Patrick’s Day without a parade? On Saturday, parades start at 11 a.m. in Naples and at 10 a.m. on Fort Myers Beach. (Downtown Fort Myers will also host its annual block party on Sunday.)
- Third Street South hot spot The Bevy transforms into an Irish pub this entire weekend, with specialty cocktails and curated menu. Also, head over to Celebration Park on Saturday for its St. Paddy’s Irish Weekend & Food Truck Cookoff. (Don’t forget these Irish-themed good times at Shea’s at Lansdowne Street, Bone Hook Brewing, Blue Martini, The Pub Naples, Society and Millennial Brewing Co.)
- On your marks, get set … crawl! The Baby Leprechaun Races are at Miromar Outlets on Sunday.
- The Shell Factory will host its St. Patrick’s Day bash featuring bag pipers, Irish dancers and plenty of green beer on Sunday.
Check out our calendar for more weekend fun.