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McHenry ShamROCKS the Fox 2021
Paint the town green this St. Patrick's Day in McHenry! 

Please check back frequently as the schedule of events will be updated as more details become available.

Saturday, March 13

8:00 AM : Shamrock Shuffle 5k organized and run by the McHenry Kiwanis Club - Register HERE!

11:00 AM : Dyeing of the Fox River and portion of Boone Creek by Blarney Island

  • The Pearl Street bridge will be closed to traffic for viewing of the Fox River, you may also view the river dyeing from sidewalks along Miller Point and along the McHenry River Walk.

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM : Food and drink specials at local McHenry area businesses. 

** The annual St. Patrick's Day Parade will not be occurring this year in compliance with the Phase IV Covid Guidelines put in place by the State of Illinois. **

Sunday, March 14

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM : Food and drink specials at local McHenry area businesses. 



Don't forget your masks! If you don't have one, grab a St. Patrick's Day mask from Black Orchid Boutique in Downtown McHenry!

** McHenry Shamrocks the Fox is organized by the City of McHenry, IL. Please maintain social distancing and wear masks when not eating or drinking to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 in our communities. **




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