Are you ready to Sham-Rock?

The 30th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade kicks off this Saturday. REV and the 5 Points South merchant group will present the 30th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade Saturday from 1:30p.m. - 2:30p.m. The procession will begin at the Alys Stephens Center, travel through 5 Points South and end at Cobb Lane.

Then the entire 5 Points South area will come alive with music, bagpipers, Irish dancers, and food and drink specials at area restaurants and bars. You are invited to party all over Southside as Hooley & Marc Gunn, Drake School of Irish Dance and Alabama Pipes and Drums perform and entertain guests at venues throughout the area. You can also dine and drink in festive, St. Patrick's Day-themed 5 Points South businesses from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.