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St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Tullamore
St. Patrick's Day Festival in Tullamore, County Offaly, Ireland. Lá Fhéile Pádraig Sona Duit .
The Parade will feature many entries which reflect the theme of the Parade and there will also be colourful, amusing, entertaining and musical entries. No less than six major Bands will also entertain the crowds and entries from the sporting, youth and educational life of the town will add further sparkle to the event.
The Grand Marshall's of the parade are the Relatives of the 1916 Rising Members
Due to the large entry expected the Parade this year will start at 11.00 a.m. The assembly point will be the Car Park of the Bridge Centre and all entrants are asked to be there by 10.30 a.m. at the latest. All groups are asked to reflect the Parade theme in their entry, with the official theme being “Commemorating The Centenary Of The 1916 Rising”.
The Parade route is High St., Bridge St., Colmcille St., over the Kilbeggan Bridge and on to Arden Road.
The Review Stand will be located between the Wolftrap and Macs Cabs on William Street.
Entries are still welcome, simply call one of the Parade Committee contacts.
This year's Theme is 1916.
All are welcome to enter the parade.
A colourful spectacle is expected.. So make sure you dress to impress!
Schedule of Events:
10am - 10:45am Live Music and Entertainment at the Viewing Stand
Grand Marshall's Opening of the Parade
11am Parade of Floats commences