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2017 Parade Winners

Family Awards   Don Raher Memorial Award for the “Best Overall Costume”: #28- Harrington Clan Snakebusters – “Who You Gonna Call? – All Participants   Jerry Harrington Memorial Award for the “Most Wholesome/Heartfelt Entry”: #7 -Glynn Gang -Willy McWonka and the Irish Oompa Loompas   Jimmy Duggan Memorial Award for the “Best Family Representation”: #17 […]

2017 Buttons

The 2017 SaPaDaPaSo buttons, as shown on the right, are available!  The cost is only $1.00 each and the proceeds help support the St. Patrick’s Day Parade. To get yours, send an email to [email protected]

2016 Parade Winners

Family Awards Don Raher Memorial Award for “Best Overall Costume” #11: 1850 – A Sad Farewell to Ireland- We’re Going to Amerikay!! – Flaherty Family Jerry Harrington Memorial Award for “Most Wholesome/Heartfelt Entry” #11: 1850 – A Sad Farewell to Ireland- We’re Going to Amerikay!! – Flaherty Family Jimmy Duggan Memorial Award for “Best Family Representation” #11: […]

Here’s to Another Batch of Olde No. 17 Irish Potato Stout Beer!

In 2015, to mark the 40th anniversary of the parade, SaPaDaPaSo collaborated with Quinton McClain, owner of Lion Bridge Brewery in Czech Village, to release a special Irish potato stout called Olde No. 17, named by SaPaDaPaSo members. It was a dry Irish stout with an added 100 pounds of potatoes. Quinton made two 300-gallon batches […]