Get to the St. Patrick's Parade with GO Transit!

Published: March 1, 2023

st. patrick's parade

Celebrate Irish history at the St. Paddy's Parade in Toronto!

Whether you’re Irish or not, the St. Paddy's Parade is fun for everyone. Enjoy toe-tapping Irish music, singers, traditional clothing and infectious good cheer at the largest Irish event in Canada.

  • When: Sunday, March 19, 2023 at 12 p.m.
  • Where: The parade route begins at St. George and Bloor, near St. George subway station, and heads east along Bloor St. The parade will turn south down Yonge St., then west at Queen St., and will continue along Queen until finishing at Nathan Phillips Square.
  • Cost: FREE!
  • Get There With GO: Travel by GO bus or train to Union Station. Connect to the TTC and exit at any of these stops along the parade route: St. George, Museum, Bloor, Wellesley, College, Dundas, or Queen.

Plan your trip to the parade now!

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GO Transit marches at St. Patrick's Parade with GO Bear

Avoid the hassles of driving, traffic and parking and take the family for a fun adventure on GO instead.

Kids GO Free

If you’re heading out with kids who are 12 years and under, remember that they always ride free on GO. Kids can also bring their favourite toy along for the ride with the new GO Toy Pass!

Weekend Passes

Be sure to grab a $10 One-Day Pass for unlimited GO travel on a Saturday or Sunday, or a $15 Weekend Pass for unlimited GO travel all weekend long. They’re perfect if you’re planning on attending more than one event, or if you're stopping in for a visit with friends after your day out at the parade with the kids. Buy your Weekend Pass now!