Despite the coronavirus, New York's "Shortest St. Patrick's Day Parade" will still happen in the Hudson Valley.

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Village of Monroe officials announced Friday morning the 306-foot long parade will start at 2 p.m. on Saturday. The parade starts at on Millpond Parkway, near The Depot Cigar & Candle, in Monroe and ends on Bourbon Street.

After the 306-foot long parade the "exhausted marchers" will be able to purchase corned beef and cabbage, officials said.

Allison Murphy, a 2016 Monroe-Woodbury graduate, will make her third appearance as Grand Marshall.

Village of Monroe officials recommends bringing your children, pets and cameras.

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