Drums, pipes and shamrocks: The St Patrick's Day Parade in New York City

The St Patrick's Parade marched through New York City yesterday (March 16), with a good deal of pomp as marching bands, celebrities, state employees and cheering everywhere.

The parade walked along 5th Avenue between 44th Street and 79th Street from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm, with crowds seen cheering as the march made its way through.