Shamrock, Texas, is the place to be when it comes to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.  Now not only do they celebrate on St. Patrick's Day, they make it an event for the entire weekend. Shamrock, Texas goes all out each year with their celebration. In fact you don't want to miss the festivities this weekend.

Starting on St. Patrick's Day you can celebrate in all these ways inShamrock, Texas!

Thursday, March 17th

3:30pm -It's the 6th annual St. Patrick's Day Invitational Track Meet - El Paso Stadium

Friday - March 18th

6:30pm It's the Kick off Banquet featuring, Carleton Hurdle . T

Saturday-March 19th

8a - 5K Fun Run

8am - Chili Cook off Starts

9:30am - Arts and Crafts Fair kicks off

10am - Donegal Beard Contest. Men have been growing their beards since January 1st and the best beard will be chosen.

10:30am The Parade - Kicks off at 800 N. Main

12n - Carnival Opens

12:30 - Motorcycle Rally and Poker Run starts

1pm - Antique Classic Car and Truck Show

3p - The Crowning of Miss Irish Rose

9pm - The Big Dance with JW Lane and Country Road X with headliner Cameran Nelson

Sunday, March 20th

12n - Carnival Opens

12n - Arts and Crafts Show

1pm - Lad N Lassie Beauty Pageant

Shamrock is just a 1 1/2hr drive east on I-40 from Amarillo.