SaPaDaPaSo St.Patrick's Day Parade 2023

JOIN THE FUN!!! Saturday, March 11th, 1:00 PM Downtown Cedar Rapids.

The 48th Annual SaPaDaPaSo St. Patrick's Day parade celebration in downtown Cedar Rapids kicks off at 1 PM. Registration opens on January 16th and closes on March 3th or until full (100 entries). Parade Maps can be downloaded from the website.

The official post-parade awards ceremony and celebration will be held immediately following the conclusion of the parade.

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All ages are welcome. Judging results will be available at approximately 4:30 PM.

Beverages & food are available for purchase.


It all began on August 30, 1975, when WMT Radio announcer Dick Hardiman reported that it was only 200 days to St. Patrick’s Day. 
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Every year prior to the parade, SaPaDaPaSo members nominate an Irish Colleen.
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We are a 100% volunteer organization also looking for more volunteers
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