Irish or not, Henderson is inviting everyone to its St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival.
The festival starts Thursday at the Henderson Events Plaza. It is one of the largest St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in the country. There are dozens of activities for the whole family, including a parade, carnival, live entertainment, a car show and an Irish stew cook off. Admission to the festival is complimentary. There will be a fee for some activities.
The parade is 10 a.m. Saturday. The route is down Water Street in the heart of Henderson. It will be led by honorary grand marshal Mayor Andy Hafen. There are more than 100 parade entries from floats to Celtic dancers.
Here is a list of just some of the activities planned for the weekend. For more information, go to hendersonlive.com.
Thursday, March 15