Organizers say they wanted to lift up the community's spirits.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

LOWER BURRELL, Pa. (KDKA) — It was not March 17, but in Lower Burrell, they were celebrating St. Patrick’s Day.

The scaled-down parade ran for less than a mile through the town, but it did the trick.

Organizers say with everyone cooped up, the community needed a little joy.