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Allentown celebrates St. Patrick's Day

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Mar 17 2013 06:09:27 PM CDT
Updated On: Mar 18 2013 06:12:30 AM CDT

Allentown St Pat's Parade

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

An Allentown tradition dating back to the 1860s continued Sunday afternoon.

The annual Saint Patrick's Day Parade kicked off at 19th and Liberty streets and proceeded throughout the city's West End.

There was live music and marching bands of course.

The parade is one of the largest of its kind on the East Coast.