FAQs | St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Frequently Asked Run Questions

☘️ When/Where is Packet Pickup?

Pickup Date: Friday, March 17 | 12 noon - 6 pm 
Race Day: Saturday, March 18 | 6:30 am until
Place: Moreau Physical Therapy 3129 Perkins Road | Baton Rouge, LA

☘️ Where should I park?

Parking is available in public areas. Drop off or walking to the route is encouraged. There is no designated Run parking. There is no parking on Perkins Road as that is the Race Route and the Parade Route. Normal parking rules apply. Adhere to NO PARKING SIGNS. Get there early!

☘️ What time does The Shamrock Run start?

Race start time is 8am.

Perkins Road near the start of the Run will be very congested and possibly impassable beginning around 6:30-7am. Find alternate routes around Perkins Road.

☘️ Where will the 5K Run occur?

It starts at Moreau Physical Therapy on Perkins Road. See our map for a birds eye view.

☘️ What will the Top Ten Runners Receive?

The top ten male and female runners will each receive a Shamrock Run branded Stride Backpack from Brooks Running in addition to the 2023 medal and their goodie bag.

☘️ Who receives race medals?

The top 500 finishers will receive the 2023 Shamrock Run medals.

☘️ Can I register on the day of the race?

No, registration closes at 11:59 am CST Friday, March 17, 2023. 

☘️ I can't make the race, can I get a refund?

No. All registrations are final and non-refundable.

☘️ What is the Cancellation Policy?

Shamrock Run Fees are non-refundable & entries are non-transferable. Once we receive and accept your entry, you will not receive a refund if you cannot participate for any reason whatsoever, you shall not give or sell your bib number to anyone else, and you shall not transfer your 2023 entry fee to a future race. In the event that the Shamrock Run is postponed or canceled by the Organizer or by order or request of any court, the city, parish, state or federal government for any reason whatsoever, including but not limited to any fortuitous event, then the Shamrock Run Fees remain non-refundable.