Lawrence St. Patrick's Day Parade Information

Things are getting into high gear for the 31st Annual Parade!

2018 parade start time: 1 p.m., Saturday, March 17th, at 11th St. & Massachusetts

Ready to register your entry for the 2018 parade?
Download the printable application (PDF).


We hope everybody had a great time in 2017 and we're looking forward to doing this again in 2018!

Congratulations to the 2017 parade entry winners:

Grand Prize Traveling Trophy - The Sandbar

Commercial:

1st - #70 Hoop Mamas
2nd - #34 Berry Plastics
3rd - #110 Pawsh Wash & Love Grub

Family:

1st - #10 Francisco Varela Family
2nd - #30 Feurt Family Float
3rd - #32 Ed Everitt – Uncle Noah’s Ark

Non-Profit:

1st - #62 The GreenHouse Culture
2nd - #90 Lawrence Community Nursery
3rd - #56 Douglas County TrailRiders

Best Dressed Wee Little Irish Folk - DeClan Ryan from #40 Ryan Family Float

Best Dressed Adult Irish Folk - Tanya McNeely from #110 Pawsh Wash Float

Best Irish Pet - 3 little dogs from #55 SilverLake Bank


Photo galleries:

2016 - album 1
2016 - album 2
2016 - album 3

2015

2014

News stories:

Thousands turn out for annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade by The Lawrence Journal World (includes video)

The 2014 Parade is under way

Parade Route