St. Patrick’s Day 2023

Friday, March 17, 2023

Kansas City’s biggest St. Patrick’s Day Celebration will return to Westport on Friday, March 17! Join us to make up for lost time and celebrate in Kansas City’s oldest entertainment district before, during, and after the Kansas City St. Patrick’s Day parade. Festivities include food, drinks, outdoor beer gardens, special sidewalk cafés, live entertainment, and so much more!


Friday, March 17 | 11 a.m.

The 49th annual Kansas City St. Patrick’s Day Parade will take place on Friday, March 17 starting at 11 a.m. Click here to 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.

Specials, Entertainment and More





Road Closures

  • Westport Road will be closed from Mill Street to Broadway.
  • Pennsylvania Avenue will be closed from 40th Terrace to 42nd Street.
  • Broadway will also be closed for the parade from Linwood to 43rd Street.