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Tonganoxie, Kansas St. Patrick's Day Parade

Tonganoxie, Kansas’s St. Patrick’s Day parade dates back 36 years . For a complete history of the Tonganoxie, Kansas parade, click here.


The St. Patrick's Day Parade should be held on Saturday before St. Patrick's Day, Saturday, March 16, 2024, starting at 11 am. See the parade's website here for the latest updates.


The Parade will travel through downtown. The parade will start at 4th and Main and end at the Library.

More about the parade:

The parade

If you'd like to see photos from past years' Tonganoxie, Kansas parades, click here. But the parade is not just an “Irish thing”. According to their website, the parade

The community hosts a parade on the Saturday prior to St. Patrick's Day. Wear your green, join the parade or just take in the festivities.Join us in celebrating the 36th Annual Tonganoxie St. Patrick's Day Parade.
Where: Downtown Tonganoxie
Time: 11AM

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 Tonganoxie, Kansas St Patrick's Day parade's official website here...

Find the Tonganoxie, Kansas parade's Facebook page here.

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