Murphysboro knows how to party for St. Patrick's Day.
Events will start at 9 a.m., highlighted with a 5K walk/run lasting throughout the afternoon and a Bocce tournament on Sunday. Many venues are hosting musical guests and specials throughout the day as well.
Events are sponsored by First Bank and Trust Company, Brews Brothers Taproom, St. Joseph Memorial Hospital and the Chamber of Commerce.
By Dustin Duncan, The Southern