Feeling a bit cooped up from this week’s winter storm? There are a bunch of St. Patrick’s Day parades this weekend where you can enjoy the good weather and be Irish for a day!
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The festivities begin with Mass at 10 a.m. at the Church of the Assumption, 91 Maple Ave. in Morristown. The Pre-Parade Entertainment at the Reviewing stand on Park Place in Morristown at 10:30 a.m. The Parade starts at the Morristown Municipal Building on South Street in Morristown at 12 p.m.
The Thornstick Mass will start the day, and be hosted in conjunction with the Elizabeth A.O.H. at St. Patrick’s Church in Elizabeth at 9 a.m. The Reviewing Stand Festivities at Morris and Stuyvesant Avenues in Union begin at noon. Enjoy the “Kid’s Zone,” fun for all ages on Stuyvesant Ave. (just off Morris Ave.) The Parade begins at 1 p.m. with the Marching units gathered on Morris Avenue and along Commerce and Jeanette Avenues. The parade route proceeds east along Morris Avenue to a turn at the Main Reviewing Stand at Stuyvesant Ave. and ends at Roosevelt Avenue. The Midway Reviewing Stand at Morris and Caldwell Avenues has parade announcers with details of all of the participants, history and other information.