10th Annual Shamrock The Block

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RICHMOND, VA (WTVR): St Patrick’s Weekend and a chance to celebrate in the bottom. The 10th Annual Shamrock The Block Festival is Saturday, March 16, noon-6pm, at the 17th Street Farmer’s Market, Shockoe Bottom, 100 North 17th Street.There’s live Music featuring National New Rock Recording artist The Virginmarys, kids area, drinks and food from area restaurants and a FETCH A Cure “Kiss Me, I’m Irish-Doogie Smooch Booth”.

17th Street Farmer’s Market, Franklin Street, 18th Street and Grace Street will be closed to traffic so prepare for delays.  Proceeds from the event will benefit FETCH a Cure raising and educating pet owners about their pets and cancer.

For more info call 804-307-6533 or  www.shamrocktheblock.com. A reminder not to drink and drive, Seibert’s is offering its Toasted Tow Program this weekend, which tows you and your car home for $50. To schedule call 804-233-5757.