Norwich hosts its St. Patrick's Day Parade on Sunday

The Mystic Highland Pipe Band during Norwich St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival in downtown Norwich in 2018. (Sarah Gordon/The Day)

The procession begins at 1 p.m. and travels through downtown.

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Syrup production doesn’t have to be all that complicated: Drill a hole in a maple tree, insert a spout (also called a spile), collect sap and boil.

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Upcoming concerts and shows

The Weeknd — July 4 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $106.25-$186.25

Carlos Santana — Aug. 14 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $89.50-$199.50

Adam Sandler — April 24 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $79, $199

Judas Priest — Sept. 12 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $55, $75

Weezer — Aug. 28 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $59-$119

Poison — Aug. 12 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $69-$99

Suzzy Roche & Lucy Wainwright Roche — April 22 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $30

The Black Keys — Aug. 19 at Xfinity Theatre, Hartford; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $29.50-$149.50

 

 

 

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