Lawrence St. Patrick's Day Parade

Recent past winners

2018 Grand prize:Traveling Trophy:

First place: The Sandbar
Runner-up: Empire Billiards and Bar.

We hope everybody had a great time in 2018 and will join us again in 2019!
Did you miss it? View it here!
(Irish Mile FIrst. Parade begins at minute 45 in video.)

2018 Family:

First place: Weatherwax-Feurt Family Circus
Second place: Ryan Family
Third place: Harry Herington's 58th Birthday in 2017 Batmobile

2018 Nonprofit:

First place: Greenhouse Culture
Second place: Douglas County Trailriders
Third place: Lawrence Elite Wrestling

2018 Commercial:

First place: Berry Plastics
Second place: Heartland Meat Market
Third place: Prime Martial Arts

Best Dressed Wee Little Irish Folk: Jesse Sottilare
Best Dressed Adult Irish Folk: Tonya McNeely

Photos by Andrew White/ LJW / 2018

Srs. King and Queen: Kevin and Colleen O'Malley

2018 Grand Marshall: Shade Little

2017 Grand Prize Traveling Trophy - The Sandbar

2017 Commercial:

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

2017 Family:

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

2017 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

2016: Grand Prize Traveling Trophy - The Sandbar

2016 Commercial:

1st - Mid America Janitorial Supply Company
2nd - Berry Plastics
3rd - Home Depot

2016 Non-Profit:

1st - The Greenhouse Culture
2nd - Clinton Eagles 4H
3rd - Girl Scout Troop #7574

2016 Family:

1st - Maura’s 13th Birthday
2nd - Cabanas Family
3rd - Doug Parrish


Photo galleries:

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



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