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...

Third Annual St. Patrick Hunger Project Holiday Raffle

The Syracuse St. Patrick’s Parade will again be conducting our fall raffle which will help support our St. Patrick Hunger Project. We will limit ticket sales to 400, at $100 each. Sales will end when all tickets are sold, or at the drawing, Sunday, December 10,...

In Memory of “Coach Mac”

Enthusiasm. Coach Dick MacPherson brought enthusiasm to all he did. Coach Mac was enthusiastic about his family and his faith, his teams and the individuals who played on them, his school and its community, and our Syracuse St. Patrick’s Parade. Though Coach was...

In Memory of Richie Walsh

The Syracuse St. Patrick’s Parade joins the Central New York community in mourning the loss of our colleague and friend, 2011 Grand Marshal Richard P. “Richie” Walsh. Richie was a mainstay of the Syracuse St. Patrick’s Parade. He was there in the early years, working...