Fri.-Sun. March 10-12 | The three-day conference for sideshow and circus performers also features nightly shows. Troupes include Washington, D.C.'s Cheeky Monkey Sideshow, and Harley Newman, Black Scorpion and The Lady Aye are among the performers. At Cafe Istanbul.
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Irish Channel St. Patrick's Day parade
Sat. March 11 | Complete with Irish-American marching clubs, floats and throws, the Irish Channel St. Patrick's Day parade starts at 1:30 p.m. at Jefferson Avenue and proceeds down Magazine Street to Jackson Avenue.