Whether your family is Irish or not, St. Patrick\u2019s Day is always a fun time of year to celebrate with a little jig. And fortunately, there are plenty of ways to enjoy the holiday together in Indianapolis. Please note: Due to COVID-19, many events are being canceled and\/or postponed. Please confirm with event organizers before attending an event. St. Patrick\u2019s Day Family-Fun Guide in Indianapolis: Greening Of The Canal Date\/Time: Thursday, March 12, 5:00pm Location: Downtown Indianapolis at Ohio & West Street For the 24th straight year, the Hoosier Lottery will help Indianapolis celebrate St. Patrick\u2019s Day by making the downtown canal run green! If you have been part of this celebration in the past, you know it is a must-see. If you are new to Indianapolis, you don\u2019t want to miss your chance to be part of the fun. Join us for some Irish music, food trucks, and special guests to start your St. Paddy\u2019s Day weekend. Parade & Tent Party Date\/Time: Friday, March 13 Location: Downtown Indianapolis The Athletic Club Foundation is proud to host the 40th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade Presented by the Hoosier Lottery on Friday, March 13 at 11:30am in downtown Indianapolis. The festivities start at 9:00am on Parade morning with the Parade Tent and Block Party on North Street between Meridian and Pennsylvania. The street will be blocked to vehicle traffic there will be food trucks, sponsor activations and a large heated tent in the American Legion Mall with a beer garden and the Hoosier Lottery Imagine that entertainment stage. The event is free and open to the public. Related: Celebrate Shamrocks and St. Patrick\u2019s Day Downtown Indy St. Patrick's Day Family Brunch When: Saturday, March 14, 9:00 - 10:00am or 10:30 - 11:30am Where:\u00a0Four Day Ray Brewing, 11671 Lantern Road, Fishers Get ready for the biggest St. Patrick\u2019s Day celebration in Hamilton County, including a breakfast buffet, kids\u2019 activities, and more. Register here. Shamrock Run & Walk When: Saturday, March 14, 12:00pm Where: Indianapolis Firefighters Local Union 416, 748 Mass. Ave, Indianapolis The Athletic Club Foundation and the Indianapolis Firefighters Emerald Society are partnering together to host the 2020 Shamrock Run & Walk on Saturday, March 14th at 12:00PM. IFD will extend their post-Parade celebration one extra day on Mass Avenue at the IFD Union Hall. Join us for the pet & family-friendly event! Register online before March 12 and save. Register 3 or more and save $3 per person. $30 for late registration per person. Adidas race shirts are not guaranteed - while supplies last. Family-Friendly St. Patrick\u2019s Trivia When:\u00a0Tuesday, March 17, 3:30pm Where: Calvin Fletcher's Coffee Company, 647 Virginia Ave, Indianapolis Family-friendly Saint Patrick\u2019s Day fun! Join us for \u201cgreen\u201d trivia on March 17! Everyone is welcome and all-ages are encouraged to join in the festivities. St. Patrick's Day Skate When:\u00a0Tuesday, March 17, 6:00 - 9:00pm Where:\u00a0Skateland, 3902 N Glen Arm Rd, Indianapolis Wear green to get free cotton candy with paid admission. Plus, it's $3 Tuesday! All children between the ages of 3-17 are required to pay admission and skate rental upon entering. Adults 18+ not skating may enter for free. Skate rental is $4. St. Patrick's Day Enrichment at the Fun Factory When:\u00a0Thursday, March 26, 10:00 - 11:00am Where:\u00a0Garfield Park Burrello Family Center This program allows children to learn about this month's holiday crafts, snacks, unstructured play and story time will create a safe and fun learning environment! Adults will accompany the participants during the program. All will enjoy the Fun Factory! $5\/participant. Know of other must-do St. Patty\u2019s Day activities that we missed? Let us know at email@example.com.