2020- A year without St Patrick's celebrations

6:30 pm on Friday, March 13
St Patrick's Cancellations confirmed by the BostonIrish newsoom

  • Portland, Maine Saint Patrick's Parade scheduled for Sunday, March 15 cancelled
  • Irish Social Club, West Roxbury- St Patrick's Day events March 17 ALL EVENTS cancelled
  • Irish Cultural Center of New England, Canton MA- All events Saturday, March 14 and Tuesday, March 17 cancelled
  • The Cheftains concert at Boston Symphony Hall March13 cancelled
  • Irish American Partnership Breakfast, Boston, March 17 cancelled
  • Ireland Fund Boston Young Leaders St. Patrick's Celebration March 12 Boston Harbor Hotel,  cancelled

  • St Patrick's parade, Lawrence MA, Saturday, March 14 cancelled
  • St Patrick's Parade, South Boston, Sunday March 15 cancelled
  • St Patrick's Political Breakfast, South Boston, Sunday March 15 cancelled
  • St Patrick's Parade, Scituate MA Sunday March 15  Cancelled
  • BIBA- Boston Irish Business Association event, Thurday March 12 cancelled. For reimbursement, email bostonirishbusiness@gmail.com 
  • March 14- St Patrick's Celtic Sojourn (WGBH), all remaining shows have been cancelled. According to todays announcement, all ticket purchases will be generated automatically. And additional questions can be addressed to the theater where tickets were were purchased.
  • Irish Flag raising at City Hall has been cancelled, according to City Councilor Matt O'Malley.
  • Holyoke Saint Patrick’s Parade and Road Race are cancelled, March 22 
  • Irish Network Boston St Patrick's reception at the Harvard Club Friday March 13 cancelled.

  • Charitable Irish Society Anniversary Dinner on March 17 is cancelled.

  • Felix Larkin (Cartoons and the Irish lecture and refreshments), March 12, Boston College is cancelled

  • Kieran Jordan Dance Studio Open House, March 15 is cancelled.

  • CANCELLED-  Div. 8 Ancient Order of Hibernians in Lawrence 51st Annual Saint Patrick’s Day 
    planned for Friday, March 13  

  • POSTPONED- Dorchester Breakfast for Brett Food Pantry, Mother Theresa Church, Sat March 1

  • POSTPONED: the Boston Irish Film Festival has been rescheduled for Nov 19-22, 2020

  • POSTPONED: County Roscommon Association Annual Banquet, Boston Irish Social Club, Sat. March 14

  • POSTPONED: Irish Pastoral Center's Florian Hall event in Dorchester, March 17 to be rescheduled.

  • RIAN Immigrant Center is suspending all in-person operations for the time being. See their website for more details.


  • Friends of Irish Research Traditional concert with Ben of Cosan of Galway and local muscian Stuary Peak. Sunday, March 15 at 1:30 . 899 North Main St, Brockton. "The building has been thoroughly cleaned and all contact points have been disinfected. Upon entering the building we are asking each person to use the provided hand sanitizer and not to shake hands. Please RSVP by email if you are planning to come friendsofirishresearch@gmail.com."