9am-3pm, Saturday, March 16, 2019

Event organizers have announced details for the 2nd Annual  McKinney St. Patrick’s Day Festival and Shamrock Run from 9am-3pm on Saturday, March 16, 2019. The festival is being presented by Davidson Lane Real Estate Group and will feature a Shamrock Run 5k to kick start the full day of festivities. The festival will take place at Tupps Brewery and will feature delicious food, green beer from Tupps Brewery, a photo-booth, costume contests, over 50 boutiques, small businesses and artisans, local Irish dance academies, and an entertainment stage presented by Trinity Falls featuring non-stop Irish entertainment throughout the festival.  


“We were very pleased with the attendance at our inaugural event. McKinney residents and visitors showed up in their green to have a good time and the event definitely delivered.” said event organizer Lauren Stephan of SBG Hospitality. “It’s a family friendly St. Patrick’s Day celebration and we’re looking forward to growing the event to become a favorite in North Dallas for years to come.”


Admission to the family-friendly event is free and open to the public. The Shamrock run tickets cost $25 and include a chip timed race around the brewery, Shamrock Run t-shirts, swag bags and a cool finishers medal. The 5k will kick off at 9am and a portion of the proceeds benefit a McKinney non-profit, The Warrior’s Keep. Registration for the 5k is available at https://shamrockrun2019.eventbrite.com


Musicians and dancers performing on the event stage include String Theory, The Tradition Band, Maguire Academy of Irish Dance and Shandon- O’Regan Irish Dance Academy.


Event sponsors include Davidson Lane Real Estate Group, Tupps Brewery, Trinity Falls, Liberty Mutual and Auto Hail Repair Group. The event is powered by Prestige Community Credit Union.


Event organizers are booking vendors, sponsors and event partners now. For partnership information email SBG Hospitality at hello@sbghospitality.com.


More information on the event festivities can be found at https://www.facebook.com/events/2309696235919877/

The entire community is invited to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at the McKinney St. Patrick’s Day Festival and Shamrock Run! The address to Tupps Brewery is 721 Anderson St, McKinney, TX 75069.


About Davidson Lane Real Estate Group

As a boutique brokerage, Davidson Lane sets itself apart from franchise and the off the shelf style of real estate that is common in the real estate industry. Instead, they focus on their individual clients, specifically their real estate needs, and goals. Their approach offers a hands-on experience where the clinets overall satifaction during the marketing and sale of your home is their number one priority. Visit them online at www.davidsonlane.com.


About SBG Hospitality

SBG Hospitality is an event production and marketing company specializing in food + wine festivals and fun runs. They partner with venues and brands that benefit from a festival's marketing reach and foot traffic. From grand openings to annual culinary festivals, they plan a variety of experiences based on the demographics that their event partners are trying to reach.  www.sbghospitality.com