"The Delvin Parade Committee regret to inform you that we have decided to cancel the 2020 parade due to the rise in cases of the Coronavirus. We as a committee have to put the health and well-being of everyone who planned to attend, take part and organize this event first. Thank you to everyone who supported this years parade in any way, those who spent time and effort on their floats and those who offered hours of their own time to help on the day of the parade, you are all greatly appreciated. We wish you all a very Happy Saint Patricks Day."
Main Street Delvin
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Road Closures The N52 between Kells and Mullingar will be closed at Delvin from 2pm until 4.30pm to facilitate the parade. Diversions will be in place on all approach roads and Gardai will be on point duty assisted by stewards. Motorists are advised to expect delays. Visitor Parking General parking is available at St Ernan's School, Castletown, Delvin, N91 CTP4. Disabled Parking Blue badge holders can park on the parade route - please follow the instructions of parade stewards. Safety First The Parade will include heavy vehicles, large crowds and loud noises. Children must be kept under strict supervision at all times. Viewing Stand A stage / viewing stand will be located in the centre of the village. Merchandise Please do not purchase souvenirs from vendors along the street unless they have official identification. You can find a range of St Patrick's Day themed goods at Daybreak. Refreshments All local pubs will be open and a number will have live music after the parade. Daybreak is a short drive from the designated car park and will have hot drinks, snacks etc.
The assembly point for all Parade entrants will be at Delvin Cattle Mart, Castletown, Delvin, N91 XH21. Please aim to be at the assembly point by 2pm so that stewards can register your entry, allocate your position and arrange the procession ahead of departure. Please be aware that diversions will be in place ahead of the parade and factor these in to your journey. We look forward to seeing you!
Please note that all event details are subject to change with little or no notice. The owner of this website is not involved with the organisation of this event and no responsibility will be accepted for any issues arising as a result
of planned or actual attendance. You attend entirely at your own risk.
Take a look back at some of our past parades! To view the gallery, click on the year of your choice.