Quick…put down the 4-leaf clover or the lucky coin and save it for another time! St. Patrick’s Day in Topeka is full of fun events so NO LUCK IS NEEDED.
Topeka Bed Race
Enter now to race though the streets of Topeka by joining the 6th annual Great Topeka Bed Race. The race starts at 10 a.m. and will be finished before the St.Patrick’s Day Parade.
St. Patrick’s Day Parade
The 35th annual St.Patrick’s Day Parade in Downtown Topeka starts at noon on March 15th. The parade will feature floats, music, and good community fun! You won’t want to miss this event!
Celtic Street Fair
After the St. Patrick’s Day parade enjoy more of Downtown Topeka at the Celtic Street Fair. The fair includes great food, drinks,and live music!
Enjoy an afternoon of golf at Lake Shawnee Golf Course. The 2014 Kevin Brennan Memorial Golf Tournament will be held March 22, 2014.
Perimeter street parking is available.
The following Public Parking Garages and parking lots will allow FREE parking March 15.
They will be open from 6am until 10pm:
PARK N SHOP GARAGE - 615 SE QUINCY
TOWNSITE GARAGE - 501 SE MONROE
ENTRANCE ON 5 th AND 6 th STREET
NINTH STREET GARAGE - 215 SE 9 th STREET
CROSBY PLACE GARAGE – 108 SW 8 th STREET (no entry 1100-1500)
900 SE MONROE LOT – LOCATED ON THE CORNER
8TH AND MADISON LOT – LOCATED ON THE CORNER
WATER TOWER LOT - 1121 SE QUINCY
Handicap vans/autos/shuttles may come in from the east at 8th and Quincy and unload spectators near 8th & Kansas. FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE
Topeka Metropolitan Transit Authority will be providing 2 buses and one Para-transit bus at no charge, with continual service from the 8th & Madison parking lot to 8th & Quincy. The buses will run from 10am to 11:45am; with returns from 2 pm to 4-pm.
Keep checking back more information on Topeka’s St. Patrick’s Day Celebration, we will update this post as additional information is released.