Seattle's 2013 St. Patrick's Day Parade
12:30 pm, Saturday, March 16, 2013
starting from 4th Ave at Jefferson in downtown
Seattle. For more information, email Parade@irishclub.org.
The Parade travels north on 4th Ave starting from Jefferson to the Reviewing Stand at Westlake Park,
and officially ends at the Seattle Center with Closing Ceremonies at 2 PM. The Monorail will be free
from 1:30 - 2:30 pm for travel from Westlake Park to the Seattle Center to participate in the 2013
Irish Festival. 2013 Parade Order of March.
All Parade Marching groups carrying signs or banners
must pre-register by submitting a completed Parade Application Form.
However, individuals or small groups of individuals, with an Irish connection or not (and everybody is Irish on St. Patrick's Day!) are invited to march in the Parade without any pre-registration. Just find the county or province (see map below) where you think your ancestors came from and march behind that Provincial Banner!
Seniors and others who can't walk the distance are welcome to ride in the "Seniors Shamrock Shuttle".
(On 4th Ave from Jefferson St to Pine St, in downtown Seattle)
Find your Province and parade
behind that Province's Banner!
Ulster Munster Leinster Connacht
2006 HONORARY GRAND MARSHAL: Gregg Alex Click here to see great PARADE
PARADES PRIOR TO 2006
Portion of the huge crowds watching from the sidewalks.
The Front Line of March - Honorary Grand Marshals
Gordon & Kitty Jacobsen,
Congressman Jim McDermott, State Speaker Emeritus
John L O'Brien, Senator Maria Cantwell, Irish Consul General Niamh
Jim Sheehan, Irish Government Minister Tom Kitt, TD,
and Grand Marshal Tom T O'Keefe
At the front of the Parade,
the Irish Heritage Club banner,
carried by Kelly Corr & Maggie Corrigan, with
Irish Government Minister Tom
with Flagbearers Alice and Brian Gannon-McKinley.
Showing their true colors!
On the Reviewing Stand - Grand
Marshal Tom T O'Keefe.