Hoosier Lottery Greening of the Canal - Indy Irish Fest

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Hoosier Lottery Greening of the Canal

March 15 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Greening of the Canal presented by the Hoosier Lottery will be held on Thursday, March 15th with festivities beginning at 5:00pm in downtown Indianapolis at Ohio & West Street.

For the 21st straight year, the Hoosier Lottery will help Indianapolis celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by making the downtown canal run green. If you have been part of this celebration in the past, you know it is a must-see. If you are new to Indianapolis, you don’t want to miss your chance to be part of the fun.

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the Hoosier Lottery!

Location: On Ohio Street between West Street and Senate. We are located on the Canal just east of Fire Station 13 and across the Street from the Historical Society. This is a live media event.

Time: 5:00pm – 6:00pm / Greening approximately 5:45pm

Special Guests: Mayor Hogsett, The McGinley Family (Irish Citizen of the Year), Sarah Taylor (Executive Director, Hoosier Lottery)

Performance by: The Indianapolis 500 Gordon Pipers, Irish singer and songwriter, Katherine Nagy

Food: BoxBurger Truck, Der Pretzel Wagen

Parking: Indiana Historical Society Lot (enter off New York Street).

Ohio Street between West Street and Senate will be blocked for the event. There will be giveaways from the Hoosier Lottery.

*Weather Permitting


March 15
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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St. Patrick’s Day Celebration