The purpose of the St. Patrick's Day Parade of Tucson shall be to conduct the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival. The Parade, Festival, and other educational endeavors of the organization shall have the dual purpose of education and increasing awareness and involvement in the Tucson community. We will accomplish this in and through Irish songs, music, dance, language, crafts, writing, authors, history and all other arts and cultural opportunities that the organization can make available.
Festival Schedule 2022
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35th Annual Parade & Festival
Saturday, March 12, 2022 downtown Tucson will come alive with Celtic tradition as the 35th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival brings the Irish spirit to Tucson!
The St. Patrick’s Day Festival opens at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, March 12 in Armory Park on south 6th Avenue downtown, with live Irish music, dancers, entertainment, children’s game area, and food and merchandise vendors.
The one-hour parade will begin at 11:00 a.m. at Stone and 17th Street, making its way through downtown and ending at Armory Park.
The 2022 parade will feature marchers including floats, military units, local dignitaries, media and entertainment personalities, and civic, cultural, and social groups. The Tucson parade has a 35-year history and provides a good time for the entire family!
John Murphy - President
Robin McArdle - Past President
Catherine "EC" Harris - Vice President, Entertainment Chair
Trish Muir - Secretary
Squirrel Rippley- Marketing
Huna Hammond - Logistical Production
Greg Harris - Assistant Leprechaun