St. Patrick's Day parade marches up 5th Avenue

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image wabc"><span>WABC</span></div><span class="caption-text">Crowds cheered and bagpipes bellowed as New York City&#39;s annual St. Patrick&#39;s Day parade kicked off Saturday, and people with a fondness for anything Irish began a weekend of festivities.</span></div>
March 16, 2013 1:59:39 PM PDT