Seattle St Patricks Day Parade
Written on February 3, 2016
Seattle’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade
starting from 4th Ave at James St, downtown Seattle
At 12:20 pm, the Irish flag is raised in front of the King County Administration Building, followed by trumpeters playing the Irish and US National Anthems. Then at 12:30 pm, the St. Patrick’s Day Parade Grand Marshals and the Honorary Parade Grand Marshal lead Seattle’s 46th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade up 4th Avenue, traveling north from Jefferson to the reviewing stand at Westlake Park. From there participants are invited to travel for free via the Monorail to the Seattle Center for closing ceremonies at the Irish Festival in the Armory at 2:30 pm.
Parade route starts on 4th Ave at Jefferson St. and ends at Westlake Park (on 4th Ave at Pine)
The Irish Heritage Club is an all-volunteer, grassroots organization whose mission is to promote activities of an Irish cultural nature in western Washington. While our major annual activity is the organizing of the various Irish Week events in March, including the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and the Irish Festival, we also organize Irish activities all year round.
SOME OF OUR ANNUAL EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES
- Irish Mothers Christmas Dinner
- Irish Soda Bread Cooking Class
- Irish Genealogy Workshop
- Irish Festival Seattle
- Irish Soda Bread Contest
- Irish Week Proclamation Luncheon
- St. Patrick’s Landing on South Lake Union
- John Doyle Bishop Green Stripe
- Mass for Peace
- St. Patrick’s Day Parade
- St. Patrick Cemetery Memorial Day Mass
- Irish Day at the Races
- Irish Community Picnic
- Irish Night at the Seattle Mariners
- Cascadia Irish Music Week
- Mass of Remembrance in Gaelic
- Irish Book Club
- Irish Community Receptions & Talks
- Irish Seattle Email & Print Newsletters
The Irish Heritage Club is registered as a non-profit corporation in the State of Washington (UBI Number 601883728), is approved as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS Non-Profit Letter), and is City of Seattle Business Customer # 37047 (2015 Business License). Click the underlined words to view the legal documentation. All contributions to the Irish Heritage Club are tax deductible and paper receipts for all donations will be provided upon request. ContactTreasurer@irishclub.org.
We ask for your continued support to help us continue our mission. Please become a member by clicking the JOIN US BUTTON at right or contact us at Membership@irishclub.org. Individual memberships are $20 per year, Family memberships are $30 annually, and Business memberships are $100.
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