CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - It is an 18 year old tradition in the Queen City.
This year the annual Charlotte St. Patrick's Day Parade will be held on March 15th and steps off at 11am on the corner of Tryon and 9th Streets.
It includes the Charlotte Goes Green Festival.
The Grand Marshal this year is Thomas P. Murray, CEO of the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority.
Linda Hart with the Parade Foundation, Inc visited WBTV News Sunday Morning to talk about what people can expect from the parade and the festival this year.