It's arrived! Here's the game plan for the  68th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade in Holyoke, Massachusetts

This weekend Holyoke, Massachusetts will hold their 68th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade and their 44th annual Road Race.

The Road Race festivities kick off Saturday March 16th with a Fun Run for kids, a performance by the Aqua String Band Mummer group and the race gun goes off at 1 pm. Stay around for the party downtown in the Veteran's Park area.

On Sunday March 17th find your spot along the Parade route of Northampton, Beech, Appleton, and High street and enjoy our three-hour long celebration with bands, floats, more mummers, and finished off as per tradition with the Melha Shriners! 

 Saturday, March 16, 2019:

- Kids Fun Run

Intersection of Hampden Street and Walnut Street

Holyoke, MA 01040

10:45 a.m.

 - Mummers’ Parade and Concert

Intersection of Maple Street and Hampden Street

Holyoke, MA 01040

12:10 p.m.

- 44th Annual Holyoke St. Patrick’s 10K Road Race

Intersection of Maple Street and Lyman Street

Holyoke, MA 01040

1:00 pm

- Holyoke St. Patrick’s Road Race 2 Mile Walk

Intersection of Maple Street and Lyman Street

Holyoke, MA 01040

Directly following 10k runners

- Laying of the Wreath at JFK Memorial

JFK Memorial Plaza

Intersection of Appleton Street and Sycamore Street

Holyoke, MA 01040

4:30 p.m.

 - Bishop's Mass

Celebrated with Most Reverend Bishop, Mitchell T. Rozanski

St. Jerome’s Church

169 Hampden Street

Holyoke, MA 01040

5:00 p.m.

- JFK Award Reception

Honoring 2019 JFK Award Recipient, Thomas James (TJ) Jagodowski

The Delaney House

3 Country Club Road

Holyoke, MA 01040

Cocktail hour: 6:00 p.m.

Program begins: 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, March 17, 2019:

- Ambassador’s Breakfast

Honoring 2019 Ambassador Award Recipient, Dr. Christopher Fox

Holyoke Senior Center

291 Pine Street

Coffee: 8:00 a.m.

Program beings: 8:30 a.m.

- Parade Assembly

K Mart Plaza

2211 Northampton Street

10:30 a.m.

- Parade Step-off

11:30 a.m

- Parade Live on the CW Springfield

Barry J Farrell Funeral Home

2049 Northampton Street

Holyoke, MA 01040

12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

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