Conor McGregor is spotted at historic St Patrick’s Day parade in Savannah, Georgia with his family
Conor McGregor is spotted at historic St Patrick’s Day parade in Savannah, Georgia with his fiancée and family – as UFC star is given a police escort as he walks the streets in a three-piece suit
The most ‘Notorious’ Irishman in mixed martial arts took to the streets of Savannah, Georgia to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day.
Conor McGregor was seen in ‘The Hostess City of the South’ for one of the largest and most popular celebrations of the holiday in the United States.
Savannah’s celebration of the day is the biggest in the American southeast – with the average parade lasting almost four hours.
McGregor was seen walking with his fiancée Dee Devlin and their three children accompanied by police.
It’s the second parade to be held in Savannah since the COVID pandemic led to the cancellation of festivities in both 2020 and 2021.
Conor McGregor was spotted in Savannah, Georgia to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day
McGregor was joined by fiancée Dee Devlin and their children (L to R) Conor Jr, Rian, and Croia
McGregor has recently been coaching in the 31st season of The Ultimate Fighter
A broken leg ended his last professional bout all the way back in July of 2021
Savannah’s festivities are some of the largest in the United States after New York & Chicago
The Parade in Savannah began in 1824 by Irish immigrants who came to the state’s oldest city
According to the Associated Press, the Parade in Savannah began in 1824 by Irish immigrants who came to the state’s oldest city.
AP also described the festivities as, ‘one of the South’s largest street parties after Mardi Gras’, whose festivals in New Orleans and Mobile, Alabama are notorious for their revelry.
McGregor has not fought in a professional bout since July of 2021 after breaking his leg in the first round of UFC 264 against Dustin Poirier.
He hasn’t won a UFC bout since his win at UFC 246 on January 18, 2020 against Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone.
Currently, McGregor is coaching in the 31st season of The Ultimate Fighter – with plans for him to face his fellow coach Michael Chandler in a fight after the season.
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