The St. Patrick's Day Parade will be held at dusk Thursday, March 17, in the downtown square. This is the only lighted, nighttime parade in Northwest Indiana! Come enjoy the Irish festivities and listen to the Pipes and Drums bagpipe players while they lead the parade.
In addition to the parade, the City of Crown Point also offers food vendors on the square, as well as a Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner at the Crown Point Fire Department, located at 126 N. East St. The drive-thru-only dinner will be held from 2-4 p.m. Thursday, March 17. The meal includes corned beef, cabbage, carrots, potatoes, bread, a dessert and a beverage. Please enter the drive-thru from Clark Street. Adult meals are $12, senior meals are $10 while supplies last.
No Parking Areas
No on-street parking ALL DAY: Southside of Clark Street from East Street to Indiana Avenue No parking after:
Noon – Joliet Street between Court and Main streets
1 p.m. – Clark Street between Court and Main streets
2 p.m. – Downtown square and South Main to Wells streets
5 p.m. – South Main Street from Wells to Walnut streets
Noon to 5 p.m.
East Street between North and Clark streets
Wells Street from Indiana Avenue to Main Street
Pettibone Street between Greenwood Avenue and Wells Street
Sherman Street/Marimar Court to Pettibone Street
North Main Street from North to Clark streets
Main Street from Wells to Walnut streets
Parade and vendor space are limited. To apply, please call the PACE Department at 219-661-2271.
Vendor applications are available below.
City of Crown Point Logo Decorating Contest
The City of Crown Point is pleased to announce the return of our annual St. Patrick's Day Logo Contest! Design a new city logo with elements of St. Patrick’s Day, such as leprechauns, shamrocks and the color green. Entries must be hand-drawn.
All logos must be submitted by Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2022.
Entries can be submitted in person at the Parks Office on the second floor of Bulldog Park or mailed to Bulldog Park, 183 S. West St., Crown Point, IN 46307. Winners will be announced during the March City Council meeting. If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Downtown Window Decorating Contest
The annual St. Patrick's Day Downtown Window Decorating Contest is just around the corner! Beginning Monday, Feb. 28, through Friday, March 11, residents and visitors will be invited to vote on their favorite downtown business window display by visiting www.crownpoint.in.gov.
Winners will be announced during the St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
If you are interested in participating, please email email@example.com, and have your window complete by Friday, Feb. 25.