There’s always plenty of craic in and around the village on St Patrick’s Day! Check out details of what you can look forward to in Delvin and the surrounding areas this weekend.
Friday 17th March
Clonmellon St Patrick’s Parade
The annual Clonmellon Parade will take place on Friday at 12. All welcome and there is no fee to enter a float.
Athboy St Patrick’s Day Parade
Our friends in Athboy will host their annual Parade at 12.30. This year’s theme is “Snakes and Scholars”.
Castlepollard St Patrick’s Day Parade
The annual St Patrick’s Day Parade will take place at the square in Castlepollard at 5pm. All welcome.
Drumcree St Patrick’s Day Celebrations
Join Denise and the gang at Bartley’s Bar for st Patrick’s Day fun for all the family, with face painting for the kids, a visit by Lucky the Leprechaun, the parade at 3pm and live music by Touch 2 Much at 7pm.
St Patrick’s Night Session Around The Fire
Call in to Carmel Gaffney’s from 9.30 til late to enjoy a live session around the fire. Feel free to bring along your instruments and join in, or just sit back with a pint of the black stuff.
Sunday 19th March
Delvin St Patrick’s Parade
Come one, come all to the annual Delvin Parade! Roads close at 2pm and the entertainment starts at 2.30. More than 50 floats are expected to participate, with an appearance by Micheal O Muircheartaigh, the Artane Band and Dunderry Fair also promised. This year’s parade is sponsored by MCA Construction.
Live Music at The Blue Hackle
Call into the Blue Hackle straight after the parade and enjoy live music in the lounge. All welcome.
Live Music at The Camán Inn
Call into the Camán Inn on Sunday between 5:30 and 7:30 for live music courtesy of Ronan Leonard.