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Celebrating the 419th anniversary of
The First St. Patrick Day celebration in America -1600,
and the first recorded St. Patrick Day Parade in the WORLD in 1601 !

The ONLY St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Northeast Florida!
Saturday March 9, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

For more information, contact the Parade Committee at [email protected]

The St. Patrick’s Day Parade is an annual celebration of St. Augustine’s Celtic heritage and the Emerald Isle’s most revered saint.  With over 1,000 participants and thousands of spectators, lads and lasses converge upon the Ancient City each year, donning their tartans and green attire.  Did you know that the wearin’ o’ the green was outlawed in the 18th Century England?  Seen as a form of rebellion, the wearing of shamrocks was a crime punishable by hanging.

The St. Augustine St. Patrick Day Parade follows a route throughout downtown and ends at Francis Field just as the Celtic Music & Heritage Festival begins.

This is one of the three largest parades in the City.

Don’t Miss It!  –  Saturday, March 9, 2019
Starts at 10:00 a.m.


The 2019 St. Augustine St. Patrick’s Day Parade is sponsored by:
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Please join us and celebrate romantic St. Augustine’s Celtic heritage. Saturate your senses in the sights, sounds, and tastes of our Celtic history.

Fact: The founder of St Augustine, Pedro Menendez, was from the Celtic region of Spain.

Sights: Celtic musicians, Highland Games, Clans & Celtic Vendors

Sounds: Arguably the best collaboration of Celtic artists assembled in the US.

Tastes: Savor both Celtic food and local offerings.