SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Downtown South Bend was a sea of green Friday night as thousands of people celebrated St. Patrick's Day a little early.
They're all there for the annual St. Paddy's Day Tent Party and Pub Tour.
The event features festive drinks and live entertainment.
People can travel to 17 different downtown bars on a free trolley, provided by Transpo.
St. Patrick's Day festivities continue Saturday with a parade beginning at 11 a.m.