2014 St. Patrick's Day Parade
Our 2014 St. Patrick’s Day Parade will feature over 120 entries, includes Marching Bands, Floats, Police and Fire Department units, the Emerald Societies, Border Patrol units, Scout Troops, Clowns, Equestrian entries, Bagpipe contingents, Dancing groups, Drill Teams, Roller Skaters, Shriners, Antique Cars, the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick, representatives from Ireland, and the reigning Miss Colleen and Smiling Irishman and more.
St. Patrick’s Day Schedule:
07:00 a.m. Pre-Parade Mass. Imperial House, 505 Kalmia Street.
09:00 a.m. Festival Area Opens (9 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
9:45 a.m. Flag Raising Ceremony, Balboa Park, Sixth
Avenue / Juniper Street area.
10:30 a.m. Parade Steps off at Fifth Avenue and Laurel Street and
proceeds North up Fifth Avenue from Juniper Street to
Upas Street, over to Sixth Avenue and South on Sixth to
Click here to see the complete Parade and Irish Festival Schedule.
The Parade will include the following Honorees and Dignitaries:
Irish Man of the Year
Irish Woman of the Year
San Diego Man of the Year
San Diego Woman of the Year
Service Organization of the Year
San Diego Organization of the Year
2013 Smiling Irishman
2013 Miss Colleen