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This is the weekend to don some green apparel, bedeck the house in shamrocks, and get into the Irish spirit! Attend one of the many parades in NJ or get in touch with your crafty side and attend the Sugarloaf Crafts Festival with the family. Whatever you do, may the luck of the Irish be with you!

WEEKEND

Sugarloaf Crafts Festival. More than 275 top artisans displaying their unique creations in pottery, sculpture, glass, fashion, home decor, furniture, gardening and photography. Live music and kids entertainment. Garden State Exhibit Center, Somerset. Link here.

Charlotte’s Web Musical. Fri: 7:30pm; Sat and Sun: 2pm to 4pm. Becton Theatre, Teaneck. $16 to $18. Link here.

Montclair March Madness. Until March 16th. A series of engaging, challenging and fun math and science related events centered around Pi Day. Link here.

NJ Home Show. NJ Expo Center, Edison. Link here.

Philadelphia Flower Show. Pennsylvania Convention Center, Link here.

SATURDAY

Fun Fair & Tricky Tray. 11am to 3pm. Help support the PTA! Food, games, photo booth, 50/50, Tricky Tray, prizes and more! Memorial Elementary School, Paramus. Link here.

First Presbyterian Preschool & Kindergarten Open House. 10am to 12pm. Learn abou tthis warm, nurturing Cooperative School. 2 and a half years to kindergarten. Meet teachers and staff and take part in activities with your kids. Englewood. Link here.

Spring Kids Festival. 10am to 1pm. Crafts, games, music, dancing and more! Paramus Park Mall. (Play area by Sears).

Scavenger Hunt. 2pm to 3pm. Work together as a family to follow riddles along the trails. $20 nonmembers, family max $30. Tenafly Nature Center. Link here.

Morristown St. Patrick’s Day Parade. 12pm. 20 bands and 50,000 attendees. Starts at corner of South Street and James Street and ends at Atno Ave. Link here.

Cirque Ziva. 4pm. Golden Dragons Acrobatics Company perform visual and technical innovations. $29 to $49. BergenPac, Englewood. Link here.

Jersey City Pi-e Day. 12pm to 4pm. Blue ribbon pie baking contest, pie eating contest, games, crafts, painting and more! $10 advance tickets. Liberty Science Center, Jersey  City. Link here.

SUNDAY

7th Annual Storytelling Festival. 12:30pm to 3:15pm. Featuring the “Mythmakers” and master NJ storytellers for audiences ages 5 to adult. $6. County College of Morris, Randolph. Link here.

Superkid the Musical. 11:30am to 12:30pm. A traveling circus arrives in town and Andy and his friends plan to do tricks with the acrobats. In the end he saves the day by taming a young circus lion. Inspired by Androcles and the Lion. JCC on the Palisades, Tenafly. Link here.

Cesar Millan: Dog Whisperer. 7pm to 9pm. Cesar will reveal secrets to happier and healthier relationships between humans and their pets. No dogs allowed into the theater. NJPAC, Newark. Link here.

The Spencers: Theatre of Illusion. 3pm. Drama, spectacle, interaction, danger and personality–the traemarks of a Spencer show. $25 to $40. South Orange Performing Arts Center. Link here.

Maple Sugaring. 12:30pm to 1:30pm and 2pm to 3pm. Discover the history of syrup making and see how trees are tapped and the sap is boiled down. Dress warmly as program is indoors and outdoors. Tenafly Nature Center. Nonmembers $10. No strollers. Link here.

       PARADES

West Orange. 12:15pm to 4pm. Begins at 66 Main St. to Eagle Rock Avenue. Link here.

Bergen County. 2pm. Starts at National Guard Armory in Teaneck and continues on Washington Avenue in Bergenfield.