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Elmhurst St Patrick’s Day Parade 2017

Written on January 29, 2016

2017 Elmhurst 21st Annual St Patricks Parade

Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 12 pm
It’s time to go GREEN! Come dressed up in your most creative & festive outfit!
We would welcome your help – It’s a small local parade here in Elmhurst, (and hopefully it will always be!)We look forward to the 21st annual – a Saturday – March 4, 2017– See you there! Jim O’Connor Parade Chairman Elmhurst St Patrick’s Parade Committee, Inc. P.O. Box 542 Elmhurst, Illinois 60126 phone (630) 834-0300 or e-mail info@ElmhurstStPatsParade.com



March 4th 2017
12PM – Parade Begins
11AM – Musical Bands & Entertainment (at Ahlgrim Funeral Home at Vallette & Spring Road, Prairie Path & Spring Road & McKinley at Spring Road)


The parade will begin at the intersection of Wilson Street & Spring Roads & continue North on Spring Road in Elmhurst.

Now ranked as the second largest St. Patrick’s Day parade in the Chicago area, a record crowd is expected this year in the western suburb of Elmhurst, Illinois. Ample parking, security & planning will make for comfortable viewing conditions for all family members.

The parade features floats, marching units & animated characters along with local organizations, businesses & clubs. Don’t miss your chance to see over 80 floats, Irish Dancers, the Shannon Rovers, local team mascots – Benny the Bull, Southpaw & Tommy Hawk. Chicago Highlanders, Medinah Clowns, Elmhurst Armpit Orchestra, featuring the world’s largest drum & the York High School Marching Band.

The parade is only the beginning to this festive day – for the food, music & fun is sure to continue as Elmhurst merchants, restaurateurs & friends welcome visitors for this special community celebration.