Join in the pageantry and excitement as the Fort Lauderdale St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival returns on Saturday, March 8, 2014! The parade will take place along Las Olas Boulevard, from S.E. 6th Avenue to Riverfront, from noon to 1:30 p.m.
Claim your spot now to participate in the parade by decorating a float, car or truck, or marching with your neighbors. Last year’s parade was a huge success featuring more than 100 entries including marching bands, pipe and drum bands, street performers, classic automobiles, and floats of all shapes and sizes!
The early bird parade application is due Thursday, February 8 with an early bird application fee of $50.
Schools, military or government organizations are exempt from the application fee.
Everyone is encouraged to join us for this exciting, historical celebration. Parade prizes will be awarded in the following categories:
Best Marching Band - $500
Best Pipe Band - $500
Best Commercial Float - $500
Best School Participation - $500
Best Non-Profit Participation - $500
Grand Prize - Best Overall - $750
Sign up today and get ready to celebrate in in the pageantry and excitement!
Don’t have time to build a float? Consider hiring a float company: http://festivefloats.com/
Pay online via Paypal by clicking the Make a Donation button below.