Cancellation of 2021 Parade

The 2021 Baltimore St. Patrick Parade is cancelled. Baltimore City is not currently accepting special event permit applications, and with less than eight weeks before Parade Day, there is no assurance that we will be able to obtain a permit. Also, given the continuing nature of the pandemic and the City’s restriction on attendance at…

2021 Parade Applications Available!

Applications are now available for Bands and Participants seeking to march in the 2021 Parade. The application documents can be downloaded as PDF files from our website, at the following URL: You can access it at: http://irishparade.net/march-in-the-parade/ All applicants should download and read carefully the Instructions and the Official Rules and Regulations. In addition: (1)…

Save the Date! (Parade Day 2021)

The next Baltimore St. Patrick Parade and the Shamrock 5K Race will be held, RAIN OR SHINE, on Sunday, March 14, 2021! They will be preceded by the official Parade Day Mass at the Basilica of the Assumption. TENTATIVE event times for Parade Day 2021: 9:00am EDT — Parking Restrictions Begin 10:45am EDT — Parade…

UPDATE: 2020 PARADE CANCELLATION

The Baltimore Saint Patrick Parade Committee has voted to cancel the 65th Baltimore St. Patrick Parade, which had previously been postponed from the original March 15 date. Owing to the continuing uncertainty over the coronavirus situation, it was not feasible to find a good date later this year to hold the event. The next Baltimore…

PARADE AND SHAMROCK 5K CANCELLED

The Board of Directors of St. Patrick Celebrations, Inc. has voted to postpone the 65th Baltimore St. Patrick Parade. In addition, Charm City Run Events has decided to cancel the Shamrock 5K Race that it manages for us. These decisions were not taken lightly, and were made thoughtfully to ensure the safety and health of…

March 8 Parade Pub Fundraiser at the James Joyce Pub!

The Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians will sponsor its annual Parade pub fundraiser on Sunday, March 8, from 2:00pm to 6:00pm, at the James Joyce Irish Pub & Restaurant in Harbor East, featuring the James Joyce’s famous live auction. Download this flyer for more details. Please help us get the word out by forwarding the…

March 1 Installation Mass and Tír nanÓg Fundraiser!

On Sunday, March 1, the Installation Mass for the 2020 Baltimore St. Patrick Parade’s Grand Marshal, Honorary Grand Marshal, and Deputy Marshals will be celebrated at the Basilica of the Assumption, 409 Cathedral Street. Following the Installation Mass, St. John’s Old Timers-Tenth Ward and Irish Northern Aid will sponsor their annual Parade pub fundraiser at…

March 7 AOH Harford County St. Patrick’s Day Celebration!

On Saturday, March 7, from 6:00pm to 10:00pm, Ancient Order of Hibernians, Saint Kevin Division 1, Harford County will hold its annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration to benefit the Parade and other charities at Prince of Peace Church, 2600 Willoughby Beach Road, in Edgewood. Download this flyer for more details. Please help us get the word out…