2017 Rhode Island St. Patrick’s Day Parades
St. Patrick’s Day is almost here. Rhode Island offers many fun things to do for the holiday. If you are looking for 2017 Rhode Island St. Patrick’s Day parades, check out this list of choices provided by Speedcraft Volkswagen.
Providence St. Patrick’s Day Parade
The Providence St. Patrick’s Day Parade will he held on March 18, starting at 12:00 pm. Scott MacKay will be serving as the Grand Marshal for the 2017 parade, with Scott Molloy serving as Deputy Grand Marshal.
Newport St. Patrick’s Day Parade
2017 marks the 61st year the Newport St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be held. This year’s parade will take place on March 11, regardless of weather conditions. The parade will begin at 11:00 am starting at the Newport City Hall. The parade is estimated to last two hours and will include pipe bands, marching bands, fife and drum corps and a variety of floats. Grand Marshal for this year’s parade will be Claire Dias.
In addition to these parades, Rhode Island will be home to many other fun St. Patrick’s Day events. Get out, have some fun and enjoy the holiday season.
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