St Patrick's Day Celebration

Saturday, March 14, 2020
Downtown Yorkville

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this year in Downtown Yorkville with a parade, Irish Activities, and Bands! The downtown area will be buzzing with live bands, performances, a parade, and more. See the schedule below for a full list of events.

5K Run (9am)

Head to South Bank Original Barbecue at 9am to join in the St Patrick’s Day race through downtown Yorkville. Everyone is welcome to join in. Race registration and details are available here. All proceeds benefit CASA of Kendall County. 

Live Irish Music by Outdoor Live (10:30am-11am)

Head to Riverfront Park (131 E Hydraulic Ave, Yorkville) at 10:30am to listen to a live Irish Band before the kick off of the parade! 

St. Patrick’s Day Parade (11am)

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this year at Riverfront Park (131 E. Hydraulic Avenue) on Saturday, March 16th with the second annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade beginning at 11am. Show your Irish pride as local businesses participate in this family-friendly event! Attendees are encouraged to line up in front of Riverfront Park on the North side of Hydraulic Avenue to best observe all of the fun floats! For additional information regarding the parade and the St. Patrick’s Day Celebration in downtown Yorkville please download the parade flier below.

Parade Floats Wanted

If your organization or business would like to participate in the 2020 St. Patrick’s Day Parade please contact the Yorkville Parks and Recreation Department at 630-553-4357 or send them an email

Live Music, Food, and Drink Specials (11:30am-Midnight)

Downtown Yorkville will be filled with St Patrick’s spirit as local businesses open for lunch, live music, and activities. More information can be found at each businesses website!

Participating Bars and Restaurants

Southbank Original BBQ

Law Office Pub and Music Hall

Butcher Block 360


Ginger & Soul

Suzy’s Bar


If you would like to be more involved, become a sponsor, or are looking for more information please email the Yorkville St Patrick’s Day Committee.

Downtown Parking Map