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Best St. Paddy’s Day Party in South Florida? The 50th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade of Delray Beach

Posted by Brittany Bosher on Friday, March 9th, 2018 at 1:39pm.

Amongst all of the celebrations going on in South Florida for St. Patrick’s Day this year, one of the best is the Delray Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade. 

This year marks a massive anniversary celebration as it is the 50th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade of Delray Beach is a spectacle you won’t want to miss. Led majestically by 70 World War II veterans and the South East Florida Honor Flight, the parade takes the streets by storm. The vets while be escorted by uniformed Firefighters and Police Officers from all over the United States, and beyond. Local singing artist Sarah Crane, from the HOW foundation, will sign our national anthem, as the veterans and first responders stop in front of Northern Trust bank. This is one of the best places to be in all of South Florida for a great St. Patricks Day celebration! 

An incredible display of uniformed soldiers carrying flags and followed by bagpipes, musicians and Irish dancers, the parade is an incredible sight to see. 

The parade is surrounded by a number of vendors selling food and drinks to the attending crowds. 

March 16, 2018: Festival:  5pm to 10pm at Old School Square Park

March 17, 2018: Festival:  11am - 7pm at Old School Square Park

                           Fun Run:  11 a.m.

                           Parade:  Kicks Off at 12pm on Saturday, March 17

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