Annapolis St. Patrick's Parade


The annual St. Patrick's Parade returns to Annapolis on Sunday, March 17th, with a weekend of family fun! This year the festival will involve three days of activities leading up to the main event, the epic Annapolis St. Patrick's Parade and Shamrock the Dock Festival on Sunday, March 17th!


St. Patrick's Day Parade in Annapolis circa 2015.
Pipe and drum, kilts and floats- all the makings of a perfect St. Patrick's Parade!
 Join the Parade on Sunday, March 5th.


The St. Patrick's Parade is celebrating its 11th year!

The weekend begins with the Irish Hooley (a.k.a. party) on Friday, March 15th, followed by Shamrock The Dock (Saturday) 12 PM-10 PM on March 16th and the Parade Sunday, March 17th at 1 PM, and culminating with Shamrock the Dock (Sunday)- an epic all-ages party by the Bay with bands, games for the kids, food, drinks and more! 

This year Annapolis St. Patrick's Parade will be held on the High Holy Day itself, so grab your hotel rooms early and plan to join us for one of the best parades and festivals of the year! St. Patrick's Day ~ Slàinte!


A man dressed in green on a stage sings and plays guitar during a St. Patrick's Day Festival
Rock the Dock after the Parade with great music and plenty of Irish dancers across two stages!
 Photo by BeeprB

St. Patrick's Hooley 2024

The St. Patrick's Hooley honoring the Grand Marshal & all things Irish has become a much anticipated pre-parade tradition in Annapolis, MD. 9th Annual Annapolis St. Patrick’s Hooley will be held on Friday, March 15, 2024. Tickets are on Sale now at the link provided!...

Shamrock the Dock 2024

Shamrock the Dock is part of the annual Annapolis St. Patrick's Parade and festival. Come to City Dock on Saturday and after the parade on Sunday for the festivities featuring Irish Dancers, Pipe Bands, and International Acts. Tickets are on sale now!

Annapolis St. Patrick's Parade

The 2024 Annapolis St. Patrick's Parade will be held on Sunday, March 17, 2024. To enter your float or buy tickets, head to the link provided. More details to come in January 2024!

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