By: CBS 4 Newsroom
Its not St. Patrick's day, but folks in Rock Island are still showing their Irish pride.
The St. Patrick's Day Society is hosting an Irish festival to help raise money for their annual the parade in March.
Organizers say no matter your heritage, everyone can come out and celebrate the Irish.
"Either you're Irish or you want to be - its great times, listen to the music, have great food."
For those of you keeping track at home, Saint Patrick's Day is only 212 days away.