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PHOTOS: The faces of Shamrock The Block 2016

Beer and good times flowed across Scott’s Addition Saturday afternoon in what was the first street festival of the year.

Shamrock The Block kicks off the spring festival season this Saturday

The annual Irish-themed street party kicks off at 11:00 AM Saturday, March 12th.

Choose your own luck-filled adventure: Celebrating St. Paddy’s Day in RVA

With more area festivals than you can shake a shillelagh at, here’s a look at what you can expect at each, whether you’re trying to get Shamrock’d or just have a little fun out with the family.

Shamrock The Block set to rock the Boulevard again Saturday

The event, now in its second year, drew a crowd of over 20,000 in 2014.

Shamrock The Block festival organizers seeking volunteers

Volunteers are needed to help pour beer, and will be rewarded with two complimentary beer tickets of their own to enjoy.

Last year’s Shamrock the Block fighter arrested for fighting with police again

Some traditions are better than others.

Shamrock the Block in less than 2 minutes

Time lapse of the event.

Shamrock the Block debuts in new digs

The event keeps getting bigger, and can grow even more at its new location.

New details for Shamrock the Block, Shockoe bars form new Shamrock event

Are you a Shamrock the BLOCK kind of person? Or a Shamrock the BOTTOM kind of person?

ABC imposed stricter rules on Broad Appétit

72 hours before Broad Appétit began, organizers of the event were told by ABC that they had to cordon off the sidewalks.