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SAINT PATRICK'S DAY PARADE IN DOGTOWN
FRIDAY MARCH 17, 2017

HISTORY

The Ancient Order of Hibernians has sponsored this parade since 1984 - it is always held on St Patrick's Day - to read about the origins of this parade click.

The parade is a family oriented tradition of honoring St. Patrick. It takes place in the Dogtown region of St. Louis City - with the majority of the parade route being Tamm ATV Interview regarding the AOH Parade

Media Coverage 2017

TV - #1

Print -

Watch much of the parade on 1 hour video

 

 

List of AOH Parade Grand Marshals

The History of St Patrick

The History of Dogtown

Things to Know St Patrick's Day

History of Irish in St. Louis

1967 Globe Democrat History

 

 

THE PARADE AND EVENTS SURROUNDING

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)

Modified Metro Bus Schedule

The Hiberninan St Patrick's Day Parade is always held on March 17 - St Patrick's Day.

Parade Time: 12:30 PM
Parade Route: Starts at Tamm & Oakland - ends at Tamm & Manchester
Grand Marshall: The Wahl Family

Links to 2016 Media Coverage (click #)
         

HOSES, HANDCUFFS & HARDHATS
This event is part of our St Patrick's day celebration March 9, 2017 features an AOH ceremony honoring law enforcement, firemen, and local leaders -
open to the public -
6:00 PM - Electricians Hall
5850 Elizabeth Ave

News Clip 1

Archbishop Carlson has given permission to the St Louis Irish Community from the law of abstinence from meat on March 17 - see letter

for more information - Contact Joe Murphy, Committee Chairman

 

ADOPT-A-BARRICADE

Get a banner for your group or clan to display along the parade . A great way to participate in the parade is to adopt a barricade along the parade route - this helps us defray the costs of the parade and you get to take home a heavy duty color vinyl banner. CLICK for application form.

GETTING INTO THE PARADE

Every year we get many requests to enter a float or group in the parade. The size of the parade is limited by the city. We give preference to those who have particitpated in the past. As a result there is a waiting list.

If you are interested in putting your name on the wating list CLICK for application form - applications must be in before May 1.

If you are interested in the rules & regulations for this years parade CLICK here

FLOAT LINE UP INSTRUCTIONS 2017

NOT IN TOWN FOR THIS YEAR?

CLICK HERE TO LINK TO THE MANY MISSOURI EVENTS CELEBRATING ST. PATRICK