Saint Patrick’s Day Parade in Dogtown

Saint Patrick's Day Parade 2013 in Dogtown

Saint Patrick’s Day Parade 2013 in Dogtown

Saint Patrick’s Day Parade in Dogtown, Saint Louis, is expected to bring thousands of people together to celebrate this fun, family-friendly, and festive Holiday!  The parade will kick off at 12:30 p.m. on March 17th, 2013, starting at Tamm and Oakland and ending at Tamm and Manchester.

The parade is a family oriented tradition of honoring St. Patrick. Kids will have fun watching the floats go by while catching candy, beads, and if there lucky, a glimpse of a leprechaun.  The Ancient Order of Hibernians has sponsored this parade since 1984 – it is always held on St Patrick’s Day.

While the parade starts at 12:30 p.m., the AOH warns that parking is always a problem – the neighborhood as well of the park will likely be full long before the parade starts.  So get there early!  Also, the Dogtown Merchants Association will be enforcing a No Coolers stipulation for the 2013 parade. The association have hired off-duty police to enforce this rule.

So gather up the family (clan), buy your beads and your green attire, and head down to Dogtown to be a part of this spectacular Saint Louis tradition!

For more information, visit the AOH’s site at here!

 

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Saint Patrick’s Day Parade 2013 in Dogtown

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