Getting Your Chi-Rish On!

The streets were a sea of green over the weekend. Here's just a few of the sights we saw.

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Joy DiNaro
Everyone knows you have to start your celebration on Saturday morning at the traditional dying of the Chicago River.
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Can you feel the excitement? It seemed the whole city was celebrating St. Patrick's Day over the weekend.
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Click here for video of Saturday's parade.
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Now it was time to get your party on, ...
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Joy DiNaro
... and hope you didn't do anything that you'd later regret.
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Too late!
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You never know what you'll randomly run into on the streets of Chicago during St. Patrick's Day. Click here to watch video of the bagpipers.
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Joy DiNaro
The best way to enjoy the festivities in a responsible way is to get a trolley or a bus and do a pub crawl.
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The St Pats Shenanigans trolley pub crawl focused on North Side bars.
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Everyone was invited!
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Get this guy a girlfriend!
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Looks like we need a referee for some of these antics!
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The crawl went from the North Side to the South Loop, the Gold Coast and Wrigleyville.
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You've got to pace yourself!
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Joy DiNaro
It would be interesting to see how many of these folks had enough energy left for the South Side Irish Parade on Sunday.
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Or enough stamina to make it all the way to Tuesday for that matter.
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Joe Dowling
There were plenty of shenanigans going on at Shenannigans on Saturday.
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Joe Dowling
Yup, it's on!
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Joe Dowling
Lots of man love in the house! Not that there's anything wrong with that...
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It looks like the luck of the Irish was fully in effect -- at least for those trying to get lucky!
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Joe Dowling
Now there's a party trick!
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Joe Dowling
Well, this one is pretty good too!
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Joe Dowling
Shennannigans, 16 W Division Street
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Shennannigans, 16 W Division Street
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Looks like Mothers Too was the spot for the pretty ladies.
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Well, I guess Bootleggers could make that claim too!
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And yes, there were some lookers at The Lodge as well.
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The Lodge, 21 W Division Street.
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Mother's Too, 14 W Division Street.
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