St. Patrick’s Day parade photo gallery
March 16, 2013 2:57PM
Kaitlin Burke, 11, of Mokena, Ill., prepares for the Saint Patrick's Day Parade in Chicago, Ill., on Saturday, March 16, 2013. | Andrew A. Nelles~Sun-Times Media
Updated: March 16, 2013 6:59PM
Following the traditional dyeing of the Chicago River green, the 2013 Chicago St. Patrick’s Day parade stepped off Saturday, with groups ranging from bagpipe bands to comic book characters and plenty of politicians.