Wauconda Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day

Shamrock the Block in Wauconda

Wauconda celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with a “Shamrock the Block” event.  This is a series of fun events put together by some of Wauconda’s local establishments in honor of St. Patrick’s Day.  All are welcome to get involved and GET GREEN!

Following is a list of what to expect the week of St. Patrick’s Day in Wauconda:

March 8-17th:

Paint the Town Green! Store fronts, spot lights….Get GREEN!

Star Runners “Shamrocks” for sale at merchants. Proceeds go to St. Baldrick’s Fund.

Golden Tickets start. Stop in any of the participating businesses and pick up a Golden Ticket with your purchase and qualify in a drawing to win $25 gift cards from participating businesses.

March 15th:  Main Street Pub Crawl

March 16th:

March 17th:  HAPPY ST. PATRICK’S DAY!  Golden ticket drawing at Middleton’s on Main at 3 pm ~ be there!

Do you think they’ll be serving GREEN BEERS?!?  Like their page on Facebook and stay in the know of “Shamrock the Block” event in Wauconda 2013!  Check out our Events Calendar for Shamrock the Block list of things to do in Wauconda for St. Patrick’s Day weekend!

And by the way, guess who signed up to do the “Leprechaun Plunge” on March 16th?


Wauconda Celebrates St Patrick's Day

Leprechaun Plunge – March 16th – Team: Lucky Charms – Image Credit: Amazon

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Jocelyn Wilhelm is very passionate about her community and has a strong drive to help businesses succeed in this day of all things digital. Jocelyn has a knack for knowing how to perfectly optimize every marketing effort for both search engines and direct target audience. Jocelyn owns her own consulting firm, JW Social Media where she helps companies develop their Inbound Marketing Strategy. A long-time resident of Wauconda of over 14 years, Jocelyn is an avid foodie and wine enthusiast and loves to frequent local establishments to learn all about them and shares her experiences with the community using the power of social media. Check out how she engages with the Wauconda community on My Town Wauconda Facebook Page.

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