The Tops St. Patrick’s Day Parade will step off at 12:30 p.m. on March 17 from East Avenue and Alexander Street in Rochester.
The parade will feature 16 bands, seven Irish dance schools, floats, firetrucks and over 1,000 marchers.
Additional activities include Mass at 9 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, 15 St. Mary’s Place, Rochester; Johnny’s Running of the Green, a 5-mile race, at 9:30 a.m. starting from Blue Cross Arena, 100 Exchange Blvd., Rochester; and The Celtic Family Faire from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Rochester Riverside Hotel, 120 E. Main St.