Members of Murphy Irish Dancers group perform on Market Street during the 166th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in San Francisco on Saturday, March 11, 2017. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Members of Murphy Irish Dancers group perform on Market Street during the 166th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in San Francisco on Saturday, March 11, 2017. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

166th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade descends on SF

Hundreds gathered along the sidewalks of Market Street to witness San Francisco’s 166th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade Saturday, March 11. Green-clad Irish dancers and rows of bag pipers marched from 2nd and Market streets to Civic Center Plaza where a festival celebration took place following the parade. Photos by Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner.

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Trash left on the ground can be seen at the Civic Center Plaza during the annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival in San Francisco, Saturday, March 11, 2017. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

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