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Stamford, CT St. Patrick's Day Parade

Stamford St. Patrick's Day parade route
Stamford, CT’s St. Patrick’s Day parade dates back 28 years. 


The St. Patrick's Day Parade should be held on Saturday, March 2, 2024 at 2 pm. See the parade's website here for the latest updates.


The Parade will travel on Summer Street between North St and Broad Street.

More about the parade:

 Find more about the history of the Stamford, CT parade here.  The 28th annual Stamford St. Patrick's Day Parade will take place through downtown Stamford, Connecticut. The parade celebrates Irish culture, heritage, and community, and is a way to support the Irish Cultural Society.  The parade includes bagpipe and pipe bands from the region, as well as local schools. It's recommended to bring kids and families to the parade

Join us for The Grand Marshal Dinner
This annual event celebrates Irish culture, heritage, and community and is a great way to support the Irish Cultural Society. Enjoy a delicious dinner, dancing, and traditional Irish music. Join us for a night of fun and celebration!

Purchase your tickets on their website

Attending the parade as a spectator

What to bring

If it is a cold day, bring a warm hat, warm gloves, and warm shoes. For a sunny day, you’ll want to bring sunglasses, suntan lotion, and a hat. The parade goes on rain, shine or snow. And of course, it is traditional to be dressed in GREEN (or orange or white – colors of the Irish flag)!

Transportation and Parking

Mass transit is a great way to get in and out to see the parade.

More information

If you want more information, such as to participate in the parade or become a sponsor, see the Stamford, CT St Patrick's Day parade's official website here...

Find the Stamford parade's Facebook page here.


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