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Green day

March 11, 2007|By [LORI SEARS]

Washington is going green today. The 36th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade kicks off at noon in the district. Starting at Constitution Avenue and Seventh Street Northwest, the parade proceeds down Constitution Avenue to 17th Street. About 20,000 spectators are expected to watch as more than 100 marching bands, bagpipe bands, floats, Irish dance groups, mounted units, Irish-American community organizations and other groups march down the route. This year's parade theme is "Volunteers Weave Communities Together."

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