The 35th annual Alexandria Saint Patrick’s Day Parade will take place in Old Town Alexandria on March 5, 2016. The Ballyshaners always put on a great event. To get the latest and greatest on parade day you can check out the Ballyshaners’ website.
Below are some of the highlights:
Saturday, March 5
Classic Car Show, 9:00-11:45, 100 N Pitt Street
Fun Dog Show, 10:30-12:00, Market Square
Pre-Parade, 12:15, featuring winners of the Fun Dog Show
The Parade units will step off at 12:30, beginning with the military units.
The theme of the 2016 Parade is A New Republic Is Born, commemorating the centennial of the Easter Rising of 1916.
The Parade Route in Old Town Alexandria for this year is as follows: