It’s Ferries Go Bragh as NY Waterway Offers Fastest Way To New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade – And Wee Ones Ride Free
Follow the rainbow across the Hudson River this St. Patrick’s Day weekend with NY Waterway. NY Waterway ferries offer the fastest, most reliable way to get to the New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade, which marches up Fifth Avenue Saturday March 16, starting at 11:00 a.m. Kids under 12 ride free on Saturday, March 16, the day of the parade.
Visit nywaterway.com/parade for details.
During the weekend, NY Waterway offers low-cost ferry service to the West 39th Street Midtown Ferry Terminal and to the Brookfield Place/Battery Park City Terminal in Lower Manhattan from ferry terminals in Weehawken, Hoboken and Jersey City. Free NY Waterway buses also are waiting to take customers on the short trip to the Fifth Avenue and to other destinations throughout Midtown and Downtown.
Several New Jersey terminals offer inexpensive parking (some free) and are served by the Hudson/Bergen Light Rail, NJ TRANSIT buses and local free NY Waterway buses.
Visit nywaterway.com/parade for more information or call 1-800-53-FERRY.