THE 52nd ANNUAL ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE
The Minneapolis St. Patrick’s Day Association welcomes your family
to join us celebrating St. Patrick’s Day 2020!
The 52nd Annual Minneapolis St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be held on
Tuesday, March 17th, 2020, 6:30 p.m.
The parade route is along Nicollet Mall, beginning at 6th St and ending on 11th St.
Free to attend and watch!
If you are part of the parade, assembling is at 5:30pm between 3rd St and 6th St.
If you would like to walk or put a float in the parade,
click the "Parade Entry Form" button below.
There is a $25 entry fee for families and non-profit groups due prior to the parade; can be paid via PayPal or check.
Questions? Email us at
BLARNEY BLAST AFTER-PARTY
Come join us after the parade at
Finnegan's Brew Company
(Party located upstairs)817 S 5th Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404
Entrance to the party is either by wearing a 2020 MSPDA Button/Bead set or $5!
There will be plenty of music and Irish dancers from the Mulhern School of Irish Dance!
Highly encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item to donate to Finnegan’s Reverse Food Truck.
We are looking for all of our former event contestants, Grand Marshals,
Peace Officers, Firefighters, Businesswomen, and Veterans to join us for the
52nd Annual St. Patrick's Day celebration.
MS. BLARNEY CONTEST
Come see the Irish-American royalty of Minneapolis share their interests
and talk about their goals of helping the diabetic community.
The winner will be crowned as Ms. Blarney while the rest become princesses.
Current and previous Ms. Blarney and princess winners are invited to participate in the parade!
Entry for the Ms. Blarney contest is now open through Monday, February 24th! Event details are below:WHEN: Sunday, March 1st, 2020 at 6pmWHERE: Kieran's Pub in downtown MinneapolisBe the next Ms. Blarney and come enjoy the show!
Qualifications include:-You identify as female-You are 21 years of age or older-You can attend the contest at Kieran's Pub in downtown Minneapolis on Sunday, March 1st at 6pm.-Don't mind speaking and performing in front of a crowdWhat doesn't matter:-If you are married or single-If you have Irish heritage or are "Irish by choice"-If you have run before
There is a $25 application fee for those not sponsored, payable by PayPal, cash, or check before or at the Ms. Blarney event