2016 Ballina/Killaloe St. Patrick’s Day ParadeJanuary 22nd, 2016 | Posted by in Uncategorized
The 2016 Ballina/Killaloe St. Patrick’s Day Parade will take place on Thursday 17th March.
The parade will leave Ballina GAA Complex at 2:30pm and follow it’s usual route through the twin-towns, finishing in The Green, Killaloe.
The organising committee are encouraging all businesses, clubs, organisations and individuals to get involved in the 2016 Ballina/Killaloe St. Patrick’s Day parade and enter a float in the parade – All creative interpretations are welcome!
Prizes will be presented in the following categories –
Best Overall Float / Best Business Float / Best Club / Best Topical Float / Special Merit Award / Best 1916 Commemoration Float – As we are commemorating Easter 1916 this year, we will be presenting a prize for the float which best depicts 1916.
All entries must be registered by Friday 11th March 2016 and registration forms are available for download St. Patrick’s Day parade application, by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by contacting John Grimes 086/2587819 or Paddy Collins 087/2615406
A prize will also be presented on the day for the business or home with the Best Dressed Window so if you would like to help add colour to the streets of Ballina/Killaloe by decorating your window(s), please download an entry form Best Dressed Window application or e-mail email@example.com.
We hope you will join us in celebrating the 2016 Ballina/Killaloe St. Patrick’s Day Parade in style!
Be Part of it!
The organising committee are looking for volunteers/First Aiders on the day to assist during the parade. If you would like to give one hour of your time, please contact John Grimes 086/2587819 or Paddy Collins 087/2615406 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.