2017 Irishpalooza Wrap-Up!

Irishpalooza Collage

The 30th Annual Irishpalooza St. Patrick’s festivities in Martin City kicked off Sunday, March 12th following the 5th annual Whiskey Run 5k race. It was a CHILLY day, to say the least, but thankfully, the weather didn’t stop people from coming out to play! After the early morning race, it went to the dogs… the […]

2017 Martin City Whiskey Run 5K Wrap-Up!


BIG Thank you to everyone who participated in our 5th Annual Whiskey Run 5K in Martin City on March 12th! The Whiskey Run 5K race was held on at 8:30 a.m., March 12 (Irishpalooza day) in front of KC Running Company in Martin City. Over 800 registered runners and walkers braved the freezing cold weather to come out and […]

Martin City Businesses Prepare For Irishpalooza!


The 30th Anniversary of Irishpalooza is just around the corner and Martin City businesses have been busy making preparations for the March 12th event. Whether they are Irishpalooza sponsors or they’ve entered a float in the parade, our local businesses are coming out with a bang to support our Martin City community. Grade-A-Tree Care has plans […]

Irishpalooza To Host The Elders Band In March – FREE Concert!

The Elders

BIG NEWS for Irishpalooza’s 30th Anniversary Celebration! Thanks to our first ever Concert Presenting Sponsor, Fishtech, The Elders will have a FREE concert in Martin City immediately following the St. Patrick’s Parade on Sunday, March 12th (3:30pm). The concert will be held under the main Irishpalooza event tent at 400 E. 135th Street in between RC’s Restaurant […]

Time to Start Planning for the 30th Annual Martin City St. Patrick’s Parade!

Martin City 30th St. Patrick's Parade logo

The Martin City Business & Community Association (MCBCA) is excited to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the St. Patrick’s Parade, Sunday, March 12, 2017. This year’s theme is a real jewel, “A SHAMROCK in the Rough.”All parade entries are encouraged to incorporate their love for all things Irish and diamonds in the entry decorations. Parade entry […]

Irishpalooza 2015 Wrap-up

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The 28th Annual Irishpalooza St. Patrick’s festivities in Martin City kicked off Sunday, March 15th following the 3rd annual Whiskey Run 5k race, and a host of other “green” themed activities. This was the first year in a long time that the weather was on our side. It was gorgeous all day long! Whiskey Run […]