Springfield Saint Patrick’s Day Celebrations

The 31st Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Celebrations will take place on Saturday March 19. The Festivities will kick off at 12pm with street vendors at the Jefferson Avenue Footbridge. At 12.30pm the Irish Idol Contest(with a $100 prize!) will be held,followed by the Irish Pet Contest at 1pm. The Parade will commence at 2pm, before The Awards Ceremony at Patton Alley Pub at 4.30pm.

Gordon Mc Cann is this years Parade Grand Marshall. Everyone is encouraged to come out and enjoy the days festivities, celebrate our Irish Heritage and support the great work of the dedicated organisers who have worked tirelessly to make the preparations worthwhile!

Visit the Official Website for more information.