For the 8th year, Michigan's largest St. Patrick's Day street party is returning to Grand Rapids.

On March 17, starting at 7 a.m., revelers can take to the streets to celebrate the St. Patrick's Day holiday for Irish on Ionia. The street party will stretch from Oakes to Fulton and from Weston to Commerce with live music, food, and alcohol available.

Once you are inside the party area, you can purchase tickets that are exchanged for food and drinks, however, you must be 21 or older to enter.

Irish on Ionia is hosted by Barfly Ventures, the parent company of HopCat, Stella's Lounge, Grand Rapids Brewing Company, McFadden's and BarFly Events.

You can purchase tickets for the event here for $25. A limited number of tickets will be available at the gate for $30 the day of the event.

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