St. Patrick’s Day parade 2017: See photos

It was a sea of green along Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Friday, March 17, 2017, as New Yorkers celebrated St. Patrick’s Day at the annual parade.

The parade, which kicked off at 11 a.m., will include appearances by Mayor Bill de Blasio, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Enda Kenny, the Irish taoiseach, or prime minister.

Scroll down for photos from this year’s parade, from green-clad revelers to bagpipers and more. staff