Rough Riders St. Patrick's Day Parade: What You Need to Know
The annual Rough Rider's St. Patrick's Day Parade will roll through Ybor City on Saturday, March 17.
From City of Tampa Online:
The annual Rough Riders St. Patrick's Day Parade will roll through Ybor City starting at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 17.
The parade begins at 7th Avenue and Nick Nuccio Parkway, proceeds east on 7th Avenue, north on 20th Street and disbands at Palm Avenue.
Keep in mind that 7th Avenue will remain open until about 3 p.m. when the street will begin closing and pedestrian barricades installed to prepare for the parade. 15th Street will remain open until shortly before the parade begins.
On street parking on 7th Avenue and side streets between Nick Nuccio Parkway and 21st Street will be available until 3 p.m. and will be signed accordingly.
The Centro Ybor and Palm Avenue parking garages will be open during the day and evening.
The TECO Line Streetcar will operate throughout the event and has extended its hours that evening until 2 a.m. Sunday, March 18.
Alcoholic Beverage Policy:
The event area is not wet-zoned. Therefore, the consumption of alcoholic beverages is prohibited on public streets and sidewalks.