Hot Springs ‘World’s Shortest St. Patrick’s Day Parade’ This Weekend
If you're looking for something fun to do this weekend, then get ready! It's the 15th Annual World's Shortest St. Patrick's Day Parade in Hot Springs.
The fun starts Friday, March 17 at 5PM in downtown Hot Springs with O’Kelley’s World’s Largest Inflatable Pop-Up Pub. There will be live music from the Akeem Kemp Blues Band! (at the corner of Convention & Malvern). At 8PM Grand Funk Railroad takes the stage for a free concert.
The World's Shortest St. Patrick's Parade is Saturday evening, March 18, with loads of activities leading up to the parade.
According to their website shorteststpats.com, Saturday's activities start with a Blarney Stone Kissing Contest at 5:30PM. Then more festivities kick off at 6:30PM with the Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders and hula hooper, Katie Sunshine followed by the official measuring of the parade route. The parade begins at 7:30PM. Parade participates include The Budweiser Clydesdales, celebrity Grand Marshal Joey Fatone of *NSYNC and Jon Heder of “Napoleon Dynamite” who will be the parade's starter. The parade will be followed by a post-parade party with Morris Day and The Time performing.