Returning for 2018 the Official Pittsburgh Shamrock Shammy


The Pittsburgh St. Patrick's Day Parade is pleased to announce that its 2018 official parade T-shirt is now in production and will be rolling out to retailers! The ever-popular T-shirt will be joined again this year by the Irish green Pittsburgh Shamrock Shammy the official towel for people who want to celebrate St. Patrick's Day the Pittsburgh way.


This year's shirt will have a decidedly Pittsburgh look and feel with a distinct nod to former U.S. Ambassador to Ireland and Steelers President Dan Rooney, to whom this year's event is dedicated.


The parade will be held in Downtown Pittsburgh on Saturday, March 17, 2018. This is the 6 th year for the T-shirt, now a popular St. Patrick's Day Parade collectible, available only in the weeks leading up to the parade.


The Official Pittsburgh Shamrock Shammy


The official Pittsburgh Shamrock Shammy is a green, terry cloth towel and the official Shammy of the Pittsburgh St. Patrick's Day Parade. And it's one-size-fits-all!


The official parade T-shirt (short-sleeve, long-sleeve, sweatshirts) and the Pittsburgh Shamrock Shammy are available at retailers and vendors throughout the city in the weeks leading up to one of the nation's largest St. Patrick's Day parades.


Some of these locations include: Definitely You in Brentwood's Towne Square; and Yinzers in the Strip District; and others.


A portion of the T-shirt's and the Shammy's proceeds will go to The Irish Society for Education & Charity, Inc., the nonprofit parent of the Pittsburgh St. Patrick's Parade Committee.