Sean McLaughin of Lexington made an appearance as St. Patrick during the 35th Annual Alltech Lexington St. Patrick's Day Parade in downtown Lexington on Saturday, March 15, 2014. McLaughin said that his father was one of the founders of the Bluegrass Irish Society and that he's a second-generation member. Photo by Mark Ashley
Sean McLaughin of Lexington made an appearance as St. Patrick during the 35th Annual Alltech Lexington St. Patrick's Day Parade in downtown Lexington on Saturday, March 15, 2014. McLaughin said that his father was one of the founders of the Bluegrass Irish Society and that he's a second-generation member. Photo by Mark Ashley Herald-Leader
Sean McLaughin of Lexington made an appearance as St. Patrick during the 35th Annual Alltech Lexington St. Patrick's Day Parade in downtown Lexington on Saturday, March 15, 2014. McLaughin said that his father was one of the founders of the Bluegrass Irish Society and that he's a second-generation member. Photo by Mark Ashley Herald-Leader

PHOTOS, VIDEO: St. Patrick's celebration downtown

March 15, 2014 6:42 PM