50th Anniversary Parade: March 15, 2020

The St. Patrick’s Parade Committee of Washington, DC is celebrating the 50th anniversary of parade on March 15, 2020.

2020 Participant Registration is now open through February 15th, 2020. 

You can support the parade by joining us at one of our upcoming fundraisers & celebrations. Visit our Events page for details on Fall 2019/Winter 2020 events!

Have questions about the 2020 parade? Review our FAQs for more information on what it takes to put on a parade in our nation’s capital. 

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New Event Announcement:

For more information about the Shannon Tide Concert and our other events, please visit our events page here.

 

Thank you to the Hurley School of Irish Dance

The Hurley School of Irish Dance designated the St. Patrick’s Parade Committee of Washington, DC as the recipient for the charity treble reel.Learn more about The Hurley School of Irish Dance and their Irish dance program.


NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2019

A delegation from the Committee marched in the 259th New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 16th, 2019. Thank you to the Committee members who made this historic trip!


About the St. Patrick’s Parade of Washington, D.C.

The mission of the St. Patrick’s Parade of Washington, D.C. is to foster the understanding of and celebrate the Irish culture in America. The St. Patrick’s Day Parade has been held annually in Washington, D.C., since 1971. This annual affair has grown from what was little more than a leisurely stroll by a few hundred participants on Massachusetts Avenue to a mile long, two-hour celebration of Irish culture along Constitution Avenue.

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