A family-friendly Saint Patrick's Day event is coming to Fort Collins.

I always thought of this as an adult holiday but now that i'm a parent its nice to see something family-friendly.

When: Saturday, March 14 from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Where: Live Music and Green Beer Garden at north end of Old Town Square. Family-friendly Shamrock Festival area located on south end of Old Town Square.

What to expect:

Adults and music fans will love the Organic Alternatives Stage for nearly 4 hours of free, live music!

The kids will enjoy stilt walkers, hula hoopers, balloon twisters, craft stations, face painters and more!

Price: FREE

After the festivities, stay downtown for dinner and celebrate the last day of the annual Great Plates of Downtown promotion at your choice of 43 participating Old Town eateries!

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