MARCH 13-17

Irish music at Kevin Barry's

March 13-17. Kevin Barry's Irish Pub, 117 W. River St. The music at Kevin Barry's will start early and go late. Shows include Frank Emerson on March 13; Emerson and Carroll Brown on March 14; Emerson, Brown and Harry O'Donoghue on March 15-16; and Emerson, Brown, O'Donoghue and Seldom Sober on March 17. Learn more by calling 912-233-9626.

MARCH 14

Irish Heritage Dance

8 p.m. March 14. Alee Temple, 100 Eisenberg Drive. Some of the area's best Irish dancers, of all ages, will show off their heritage, tradition and talent at this event. Learn more at www.aleeshrine.com.

MARCH 14-17

St. Patrick's Day on the River Festival

March 14-17. River Street. Grab a green beer and don your best Irish-inspired outfit and walk River Street, as well as all of downtown Savannah, for the best St. Patrick's Day party! Learn more at www.riverstreetsavannah.com.

MARCH 15

Tara Feis

11 a.m. to 6 p.m. March 15. Emmet Park, Bay Street. Live performances, food, art activities, crafts and games makes for a fun, family friendly environment leading up to the parade. Go to www.savannahga.gov for more info.

Kilt and Kolor Run

9 a.m. March 15. Hutchinson Island. This 5K is just for fun! Wear a white shirt and leave green for St. Patrick's Day! The best plaid outfit or kilted group will win a prize. Learn more at www.savannahraces.com.

Tybee Island Irish Heritage Parade

3-5 p.m. March 15. Tybee Island. Tybee celebrations Irish heritage and St. Patrick's Day with a parade of its own! Learn more at www.visittybee.com.

St. Patrick's Day Firefighters Ball

6-11 p.m. March 15. Morris Center Trustees' Garden, 10 E. Broad St. Firefighters from around the country will be at this ball, which is open to the public. Tickets are $60 until March 14 and $75 on March 15. Learn more at www.iaff574.org.

MARCH 16

Jasper Green Ceremony

4:30 p.m. March 16. Madison Square, Bull and Macon streets. The Jasper Green Ceremony honors those who have served in the U.S. military. Learn more at www.savannahga.gov.

MARCH 17

St. Patrick's Day Mass

8 a.m. March 17. Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, 222 E. Harris St. This special Mass service in honor of Saint Patrick kicks off the city's annual parade. Learn more at www.savannahcathedral.org.

St. Patrick's Day Parade

10:15 a.m. March 17. The parade begins at the corner of Gwinnett and Abercorn and makes its way north on Abercorn to Broughton, where it turns east to East Broad Street. The parade then heads west on Bay Street, past City Hall, where it takes a left on Bull Street, ending at Harris Street. Thousands of parade participants march, drum and chant their way through the streets of downtown Savannah as hundreds of thousands spectators cheer them on. You better wear green! Learn more at www.savannahnow.com/stpatricksday.

Shamrock Jamrock Festival

2 p.m. March 17. The Wormhole, 2307 Bull St. Catch 12 acts, including Broken Glow, Xulu Prophet, Oceanman, The Wild Bunch and DJs during this free day-long event. Learn more at www.wormholebar.com.

Top o' the Mornin' Run

6:30 a.m. March 17. Fleet Feet Sports, 3405 Waters Ave. This run is free, no registration required. Learn more at Facebook.com/FleetFeetSavGA.