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Pittsburgh one of best places to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

PITTSBURGH — St. Patrick's Day is right around the corner, but there's an extra reason to celebrate in the Steel City.

Pittsburgh ranked fourth out of 200 U.S. cities in a report on the best places to celebrate the holiday, according to

The report looked at holiday traditions in each city, as well as holiday costs, safety and the weather.

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Chicago took the top spot for the second straight year, with Boston and Philadelphia finishing ahead of our city.

Tampa rounded out the top 5 with Brownsville, Texas coming in at 200.

Pittsburgh’s St. Patrick’s Day parade will be Saturday, March 14.