And Post Round Party!

The South Side Irish St. Patrick's Day Parade is bringing the annual golf outing to the neighborhood. The “Halfway to Parade Day” celebration will be held on Monday, September 16 and feature a golf outing at Ridge Country Club followed by a post-golf party in the Country Club clubhouse to support the 2020 South Side Irish Parade.  All are welcome to join in the post-party celebration that will feature live Irish music, dinner, an open premium bar, and raffle prizes.

“We are bringing the golf outing back into the neighborhood and are thrilled to host at Ridge Country Club allowing challenging play for golfers of all skill sets and opening the post parade event to non-golfers as we gear up for the 2020 South Side Irish Parade,” said Don Larisey, South Side Irish Parade Committee Member. “The golf outing and party are crucial in helping us raise funds for next year’s parade to keep our celebration of family, community and Irish heritage marching down Western Avenue.”

The “Halfway to Parade Day” celebration begins with golf outing registration, check-in and a lunch buffet at 11:00 a.m. followed by a shotgun start at 1:00 p.m. Golf outing tickets include golf, beverages, lunch and post-party celebration for $200 per person. The post-party celebration, open to all, will feature beverages and heavy appetizer food stations from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tickets for just the post-party are $60 per person.

To purchase tickets and for more information on the golf outing, post-event party, and how to support the parade, visit and the parade’s Facebook page. “Halfway to Parade Day” sponsorship opportunities are now available by contacting Don Larisey at  (773) 960-7312.

Proceeds from the “Halfway to Parade Day” golf outing and post-party celebration will offset costs for operating the South Side Irish St. Patrick’s Day Parade set to step off at noon on Sunday, March 15, 2020.

About The South Side Irish Parade:
The parade is operated by the South Side Irish St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Heritage Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, where more than 100 volunteers work year-round to ensure this family-friendly celebration continues for future generations.

The parade is generously supported by major sponsors including the official Irish Whiskey of the South Side Irish Parade, Paddy’s Irish Whiskey, Lakeshore Beverage, The Beverly Review, Raising Cane’s, IUOE Local 399, IUOE Local 150, Chicago White Sox, Flood Brothers, ComEd, County Fair Foods and South Side Irish Imports.