Parades, Irish/Italian 2019

 

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Thu, March 14

Irish Channel block party – 1:00 p.m. starts on Magazine & Felicity at 1:00p.m.

The parade follows Noon Mass at St. Mary’s Assumption Church and is returning to a previous route following the completion of road construction on Louisiana Ave. The parade marches from Magazine St. to Jackson Ave., to St. Charles Ave., to Louisiana Ave., to Magazine St., and ending after turning river-bound on Jackson Ave.

Fri, March 15

Molly’s at the Market Irish Parade – 6:00 p.m.

Jim Monaghan’s parade rolls Friday (March 11) at 6:30 p.m. The parade takes its leave from Molly’s at the Market (1107 Decatur. St.), then the route will lead marchers down Decatur Street to take a right on Bienville Street, then take a right on Dauphine Street to loop past Erin Rose (811 Conti St.). They’ll march down Bourbon then finally take a right on Gov. Nicholls St. to return to Molly’s.

Sat, March 16

Parasol’s Block Party 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

3rd and Constance 10am to 8pm. Music, green beer, food and surprises. The start of the block parties on the day of the Irish Channel Parade.

Tracy’s Block Party 11 a.m. – ’til

Annual celebration in the Irish Channel – 2604 Magazine Street.  They are the party at the end of the Irish Channel Parade
Irish Channel Parade – 1:00 p.m.

The parade follows Noon Mass at St. Mary’s Assumption Church, and marches from Magazine St. to Jackson Ave., to St. Charles Ave., to Louisiana Ave., to Magazine St., and ending after turning river-bound on Jackson Ave.

Sun, March 17

Downtown Irish Club Parade – 6:00 p.m.

The annual downtown St. Patrick’s Day parade begins on the corner of Burgundy and Piety in the Bywater, proceeds up Royal, across Esplanade to Decatur, up Canal to Bourbon. The parade makes several “pit stops” on its way to Bourbon St
St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Metairie Rd. – 12 Noon

The annual Metairie Road St. Patrick’s Day parade will take place at noon in front of Rummel High School on Severn Avenue, goes down Severn to Metairie Road, then Metairie Road to the parish line.

Sat, March 23

Italian-American St.Joseph’s Parade – 6 p.m.

The floats and Maids will start the parade at Canal Street and Charters at 6:00 p.m; the marchers will then follow. The only difference between the route for the floats and Maids and the route for the marchers is that when the floats and Maids turn onto St. Ann, they will proceed to Decatur Street and back to the Hilton Hotel instead of turning onto Royal Street like the marchers.

Sun, March 24

Louisiana Irish-Italian Parade (Metairie) – 12 Noon

The Louisiana Irish-Italian Parade will roll at 12:00 noon, onVeterans Highway in Metairie.

Sat, April 6

Irish-Italian/Islenos Parade

The parade starts at 12noon along the W. Judge Perez route in Chalmette. It consists of 53+ floats, 35+marching groups 1,500+ members and 350,000 pounds of produce.

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New Orleans resident, writer, activist. Public market consultant.

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