St. Patrick’s Day 2020

*** 2020 UPDATE ***

Although the St. Patrick’s Day parade has been cancelled, Westport businesses plan to operate as usual unless instructed by the city to do otherwise.  We will keep you updated if things change!

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Join us in Westport for the largest St. Patrick’s Day Celebration in KC! Come to Kansas City’s oldest entertainment district before, during and after the Kansas City St. Patrick’s Day parade.


Tuesday, March 17 | 11 a.m.

The 48th annual Kansas City St. Patrick’s Day Parade will take place on Tuesday, March 17 starting at 11 a.m. Learn More

The parade ends in Westport at 43rd Street, but the party doesn’t stop there! Stick around Westport, and enjoy some St. Patty’s Day shenanigans…

What to Expect

Portions of Westport Road and Pennsylvania Avenue will be closed on March 17 to make room for outdoor beer gardens & sidewalk cafés, featuring food & drink specials and live entertainment. The parade begins at 11 a.m., but many Westport businesses will be open beforehand to help you get a head start on your celebration.

Road Closures

  • Westport Road will be closed from Mill Street to Broadway.
  • Pennsylvania will be closed from 40th Terrace to Archibald Street.
  • Broadway will also be closed for the parade from Linwood to 43rd Street.