St. Patrick's Day in Little Rock, Arkansas Guide

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Looking for a way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Little Rock, Arkansas?

The Irish Cultural Society of Arkansas will be presenting the 23rd annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday, March 16, 2024, in Little Rock.  It will begin at 1 pm.

The parade begins in North Little Rock at Sixth and Main Streets.  It will travel through the Argenta Arts District and crosses the Arkansas River over President Clinton Avenue through the River Market District, ending at Third Cumberland Streets.

You’ll see colorful floats, marching bands, Irish dancers, leprechauns, marching pipe and drum bands, green, green and more green.

Following the parade, the Third Avenue Merchants St. Patrick’s Day Block Party will be celebrating all things Irish and will go until 10 pm.  

There will be live music by the Karla Case Band outside and the Dead Celt Society inside plus a pipe and drum band.  You can enjoy Irish dance performances by the O’Donovan School of Irish Dance and the McCafferty Academy of Irish Dance.  Irish food will be available for purchase and there will be drink specials all day.   

Irish Cuisine

If you enjoyed the Irish food at the Block Party and would like to learn more about Irish cooking, try these cookbooks.  And you can use our links to see how you can save money on them.

Or you can enjoy Irish cuisine in the three best Irish restaurants in Little Rock based on customers’ reviews.

  1. Dugan’s Pub
  2. Hibernia Irish Tavern
  3. Cregeen’s Irish Pub

Little Rock Lodging & Airfare

If you’d like to visit Little Rock, you should consider the following hotels.  They are all offering discounted rates which can save you money on your stay.

  • Economy Lodge Little Rock: 25% Discount
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Little Rock – West: 20% Discount
  • Garden Inn & Suites Little Rock: 20% Discount
  • OYO Townhouse Inn Jacksonville AR: 20% Discount
  • Comfort Inn & Suites Presidential: 15% Discount
  • Wingate by Wyndham Little Rock: 15% Discount
  • Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, North Little Rock, AR: 15% Discount
  • Comfort Inn & Suites North Little Rock JFK Boulevard: 15% Discount
  • Days Inn by Wyndham Little Rock – Medical Center: 15% Discount
  • Quality Suites Maumelle – Little Rock NW: 15% Discount
  • Comfort Inn & Suites North Little Rock McCain Mall: 15% Discount
  • Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Bryant – Little Rock, AR: 15% Discount
  • Americas Best Value Inn & Suites Little Rock at Scott Hamilton Dr.: 15% Discount
  • Magnuson Hotel Little Rock South: 15% Discount
  • Quality Inn & Suites North Little Rock: 15% Discount
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham N Little Rock – McCain Mall: 12% Discount
  • Holiday Inn Little Rock – Airport – Conference Center, an IHG Hotel: 10% Discount
  • Travel Inn North Little Rock: 10% Discount

There are homes, condos, apartments and other rental units that might be perfect for your trip.  Take a look at these Little Rock rental options.

If you are going to be flying to Little Rock, you can use a promo code to save money on your flight here.