Downtown North Platte kicks off St. Patrick's Day

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. There was a lot of green in Downtown North Platte Saturday morning for the St. Patrick's Day parade.

Beginning at 10 a.m. cheering and music could be heard as participants made their way through the streets.

Many businesses and organizations in the North Platte area decorated their vehicles and handed out candy to spectators.

Families lined the road to join in the celebration.