Milford's St. Patrick's Day Parade, which attracts thousands of spectators each year, will be Saturday, March 15, stepping off at 1 in downtown Milford.

Julia Gaul, a sophomore at Foran High School, is the 2014 Miss Emerald Isle, and Fire Commissioner Kevin McGrath is the grand marshal.

The parade starts at the Parsons Complex and travels through downtown past the gazebo on the green.

The Milford event features floats, local dignitaries, bands and more.