2018 Parade Theme and Poster

Dublin Down in the Emerald City In 2018, the St. Patrick’s Parade falls on St. Patrick’s Day – that’s double the St. Patrick’s spirit! For this doubly special day, we’re celebrating everything that makes Syracuse the Emerald City of New...

2018 Grand Marshals Announced

Today, December 6, 2017, Parade President Janet Higgins announced the 2018 Grand Marshals on NewChannel 9’s Bridge Street. The co-Grand Marshals this year are Edward Riley and Bill Gooley. Both Riley and Gooley, notes Higgins, are “…simply Grand Men...

2017 Float and Band Competition Awards

Nancy Duffy Award (Best Not-For- Profit Float) 1st Place – CNY Irish Cultural Society 2nd Place – Rince Na Sonas 3rd Place – Seanchaí Bishop’s Award (Best Parish Float) 1st Place – St. Lucy’s 2nd Place – St. Margaret’s 3rd Place – Bishop Grimes Grand Marshal’s Award...
Parade Week Kick Off Party – Sunday, March 5 at noon

Parade Week Kick Off Party – Sunday, March 5 at noon

Parade week kicks off with a party at Kitty Hoynes on Sunday, March 5th, from noon to 5pm. The party includes music, pipers and lots of raffles to benefit the parade. Entry is $10/person and includes first beer. The kitchen will be open and St. Patrick’s Parade...

Dance Performance Schedule for Parade Day

We’re excited to welcome back many great local Irish dance schools for this year’s post-parade party at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown! Tickets to the party are $10 and can be purchased at the door. All dancing will take place in the Finger Lakes Room....