St. Patrick's Day Parade is Saturday in Crosslake
"Find Your Charm in Crosslake" is the theme of the 41st annual St. Patrick's Day Parade & Celebration. Following is a list of events: Thursday, March 12 9 a.m.: The first of three daily Pot O' Gold Treasure Hunt clues will be released. Three ...
"Find Your Charm in Crosslake" is the theme of the 41st annual St. Patrick's Day Parade & Celebration. Following is a list of events:
Thursday, March 12
9 a.m.: The first of three daily Pot O' Gold Treasure Hunt clues will be released. Three daily clues will be released at 9 a.m. at Chamber member businesses, online on the chamber's website (crosslake.com) and on the chamber's Facebook page. Find the lost Pot O' Gold and cash in on a prize package valued at more than $600 from Crosslake area merchants.
Saturday, March 14
8-11:00 a.m.: Free RE/MAX hot air balloon tether rides, weather permitting. Participants must be 10 or older.
8-11:30 a.m.: Crosslake Firefighters Pancake Breakfast with kids coloring activity and beads for all the kids, Crosslake Lutheran Church.
9:30 a.m.: The Clover Dash 5K with race day registration at 7:45 a.m. at Whitefish Lodge & Suites. Start and finish line will be in Crosslake Town Square.
10 a.m.-3 p.m.: Maucieri's Food & Beverage Cart featuring beer and bar, corned beef and hot dogs under the clock tower in Crosslake Town Square.
10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.: Irish music featuring Mr. Mellow D, Andy's Bar & Grill, Wine & Spirits.
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Edina Realty Foundation fourth annual Costume Contest, brats and soda until gone, prizes for adults and children.
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.: Parade participant shuttle service offering free transportation from C&C Boat Works to the parade lineup in Crosslake Town Square (for parade participants only). General parade lineup begins at noon at Swann Drive and Allen Avenue.
11 a.m.-2 p.m.: Pre-parade festivities in Crosslake Town Square.
11 a.m.-3 p.m.: Beer garden, food and DJ music, Whitefish Lodge & Suites.
Noon-3 p.m.: Second annual Knights of Columbus food, beverage and warming tent at Crosslake Ace Hardware with proceeds going to the Crosslake Food Shelf.
Noon-4 p.m.: Crosslake EFC hot grilled burgers, brats and turkey drummies, The Exchange Lot.
2 p.m.: 41st annual St. Patrick's Day Parade. Judges will be in the sunroom at the Exchange Lot on Route 66. Best Business Trophy Award,
Best Non-profit Award and WJJY's $150 Enthusiasm Award will be given.
4 p.m.: Live music featuring Lolah, Maucieri's Italian Bistro.
4-6 p.m.: Live music by Wrecked Wheelhouse featuring Ryan LaPlante, Bourbon Room Saloon & Eatery.
4-8 p.m.: Live music featuring The Dirty Shorts Brass Band, Andy's Bar & Grill, Wine & Spirits.
4-8 p.m.: Live music featuring Drunk N Stupid, Manhattan's.
4 p.m.-close: DJ-a-thon featuring JP & Chad, Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar.
9 p.m.-12:30 p.m.: Live music by Wrecked Wheelhouse featuring Ryan LaPlante, Bourbon Room Saloon & Eatery.
Saturday, March 21
6 p.m.: St. Pat's Raffle Ticket Drawing party, Maucieri's Italian Bistro. Each $5 raffle ticket gets you a free Blinkie Button good on deals and discounts all over town, and a chance to win a prize. Raffle ticket drawing begins at 7 p.m.