THE OFFICIAL KICK-OFF OF
FESTIVAL SEASON IN THE RVA!
If you are looking for driving directions use
1200 North Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23230
Frequently Asked Questions:
Where, exactly, is Shamrock The Block this year?
Shamrock The Block will take place on The Boulevard
from Leigh Street (by Movieland Theater) to Broad Street.
What are the times for Shamrock The Block?
How much does it cost?
It's free to attend, though food and drink is not. There will be ATM's on site and some vendors may accept credit cards.
Should I bring my kids?
Absolutely! We will have a special KIDS AREA with
face-painting, bounces, games and more. Come early though, as some lines can get long.
What about dogs?
We love pets and you should bring them. Please make sure your pet is leashed and you have the appropriate "clean up after them" supplies.
Where can we park?
There are several lots surrounding the area. In addition, some of the meters are free on the weekends in the Boulevard area. We encourage you to walk from the Fan or the Museum Districts. More details coming soon.
What about those golden beverages?
There will be several brands of beer available. Make sure you bring your ID and a designated driver...Please Drink Responsibly. Also, outside alcohol and coolers are NOT allowed and will be confiscated.
What if it rains?
Then we will get wet! Unless it is unsafe, Shamrock The Block has always been a rain or shine event!
What about weapons?
Really? Leave them at home.
Still have questions?