Today was the annual South Side Irish parade. This annual parade is a spring(ish) green tradition for those who are Irish and even those that aren’t. Many people lined the curbs of Western Ave. in green hats, green faces and even green hair. Everyone eagerly waiting for the floats, bagpipers, Irish dancers, Irish music , high school bands, and even dogs decorated in GREEN. The parade kicked off with The Chicago Stockyard Kilty Band and the South Side Line up ended with a drum and bugle band. 104 participants for parade goers to view. In this week of the season that we call GREEN.