Our Dignitaries


Fr. Pat Tobin

Grand Marshal
Exceptional service to our community or country

learn more about Fr. Pat…

John Kane

Mike Murphy Honorary Irishman
Business/Civic leader supportive of the Irish in Kansas City

VP/GM Central States Beverage Co.

O’Rourke/Sweeney

Cullinan Family Spirit Award
Generational Involvement in the Irish community in Kansas City

Mark Kalb

Flag Bearer
Exemplary service to the Parade Committee

 


 

When

St. Patrick’s Day
Sunday, March 17
11:00 am – Start
Lasts approximately 2 hours

Route

Midtown/Westport
Broadway Boulevard
Begins at Linwood/33rd Street
and goes south to 43rd Street

Theme

Gathering of the Clans -
An Irish Homecoming

 

Order of March

Here is the order or march.

Television

Live coverage from Fox 4 beginning at 11:30am on Antenna TV as well as www.fox4kc.com.

TWC 970 | Comcast 251 | Surewest 639
4.2 Antenna TV is NOT on U-verse, Dish or Direct

 

Vendor Locations

Wanting some food or merchandise along the route? Here are the vendor locations.

Kid’s Activities

43rd & Broadway – Inflatables for the kids. 33rd & Penn. – Browne’s Irish Marketplace is having a day-long event. More info…

 

Parking

Here is our current list of parking and bus options. We will continue to update. Parking

No Parking Signs

Signs must be in place Friday, March 15, but do not go into effect until 12:01am Sunday, March 17. Vehicles in no parking areas will begin being towed at 4:00am.

Street Closures

8:15am – Staging Area closes (Linwood from Main to Pennsylvania. Broadway from 31st to 33rd).

10:30am – Broadway closes (possibly earlier as needed). Streets will reopen from north to south as the parade route is cleared.

 


 

Parade Entrants

Entry Deadline has passed

We look forward to seeing you at the parade. Please make sure you come to the Numbers Handout Meeting as listed below.

 

Vendor Application

Early Entry Deadline: March 11

If you would like to sell food, drink, merchandise, distribute information, or fundraise, please complete and submit your application. Also, to see preliminary available spots along the parade route, download the Vendor Maps.