Which streets are impacted by the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and 5k

St. Patrick's Day Parade 2014 (WQAD photo)

The Quad Cities will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2019 with its traditional events: 5k and parade.

Curious about the forecast? Check it out, here.

CASI’s 37th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Race kicks off at 9 a.m. with the quarter-mile Tot Trot, followed by the 9:30 a.m. 1 Mile Family Run/Walk and the 10 a.m. 5k.

Here’s a map of the race route:

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The races will span over the following streets:

  • West 3rd Street between North Division Street and Brady Street
  • West 2nd Street between Harrison Street and Brady Street
  • Brady Street between West 3rd Street and West 2nd street

The 34th annual Grand Parade spans from Rock Island to Davenport and will close several streets.  It begins at 11:30 a.m. at the corner of 4th Avenue and 23rd Street in Rock Island and ends at the RiverCenter in Davenport.

Here’s a map of the route:

Map of 2019 St. Patrick’s Day Parade route.

Click here for a larger version of the map.

The following streets are included on the parade route:
Rock Island

  • 4th Avenue
  • 20th Street
  • 3rd Avenue
  • 17th Street
  • 2nd Avenue
  • Centennial Bridge


  • Gaines Street
  • 3rd Street

Check back on WQAD.com Saturday afternoon to see photos from the parade route.

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