56% of people plan on going out today for St. Patrick's Day. If you're one of those people, you need to check out the huge party happening in downtown Rochester today!

Dig out your best best green shirt and get ready for a good time. The Half Barrel Bar and Kitchen is hosting a block party all day today on Historic 3rd St. 3rd Street will actually be closed from 8:00 a.m. this morning until 10:00 a.m. tomorrow morning.

Today's block party which starts at 11:00 a.m. is a free event and will feature live music from Hair The Dog, DJ Rob and Junk FM. Plus, green beer, potato and leek soup, corned beef sandwiches, a dedicated Guiness pouring station and more!

Want to check out all of the parties today? Follow the Rochester Caledonia Pipe Band! They'll be making stops at bars all around Rochester.

Please drink responsibly. Get an Uber, Lyft, or Taxi and get home safe!