Can we really celebrate St. Patrick's Day like we used to in the Quad Cities? Remember, last year the Quad Cities was just preparing for lockdown when the St. Pat's parade was canceled and people started hunkering down.

The Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds organizers feel like we're ready to celebrate this year. They're preparing for the 3rd Annual St. Patrick's Day Bash at the fairgrounds. The free event is a weekend long bash starting at  7pm, Friday, March 12 through midnight Saturday, March 13.

Local bands and musicians are lined up to play both days. Doors open on Saturday at 11 am. There aren't a ton of details posted yet for the party, but as they become available, we'll let you know.

In past years you can count on plenty of green beer, corned beef and cabbage and live music. Wouldn't it be great if it's safe to party again?

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