The Sturgeon Bay Visitor Center is now accepting entry applications for the 2016 St. Patrick’s Day Parade taking place Saturday, March 12 at 11 am. The parade begins at Sawyer Park and proceeds to Oak Street, down Madison Avenue, before heading across the Oregon Street Bridge. After crossing the bridge, the parade continues onto Third Avenue and up Jefferson Street to 4th Avenue where the parade ends. Candy, beads, and goodies of all family-friendly types are encouraged for passing out to parade watchers. Certificates will be awarded for the Best Irish Entry, the Best Tavern/Bar Entry, Best Retail Entry, and the Best Non-profit Entry. There is no cost to participate, and applications are available online at SturgeonBay.net or by calling the SBVC at 920.743.6246.