Sioux Falls 35th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade takes place today at 2 p.m.
The events officially begin at 11:45 a.m. with the reading of the proclamations and the Painting of the Shamrock at 9th Street and Phillips Avenue. The route starts at 5th Street and Main Avenue heading south on Main Avenue to 13th Street. The parade then goes east on 13th Street to Phillips Avenue and north on Phillips to 5th Street.
The parade will form at 5th Street and Main Avenue beginning at 12:30 p.m. Sioux Falls florist Patrick Gustaf will serve as the Grand Marshal.
There will be detours for the parade route.