Please join us at the end of the parade for our Massed Band.
We will be presenting our
40' long American Flag.
Join us for our post parade party Co hosted by The Hershey Motel and your Parade Committee. Come listen as the Drunkin' Clams
will be your entertainment.
1415 Boulevard, Seaside Heights, NJ
(732) 793-5000 Please call ahead for your hotel reservations.
Saint Patrick's Day
Everyone is invited to join us
on parade day as the parade committee
celebrates our annual mass.
This will be our 40th year
celebrating this tradition.
Mass starts at 10am
Our Lady of Perpetual Help
100 Grant Avenue
Seaside Heights, NJ 08751
St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee
Saturday April 1st.
The parade commitee would like to thank everyone for attending this years parade. It was slightly damp during the parade. We had a great time at the after party at the Hershey Motel.
Please check back for more upcoming events.
Click the B 98.5 icon to listen to the live stream of the parade and the Irish Wake.
TOM KING - PRESIDENT
PAT JOCKEL - VICE PRESIDENT
BRIAN MORTON - TREASURER
ROBYN KING - SECRETARY
BERNIE MACKLE - TRUSTEE
ERIN RYAN - TRUSTEE
DENIS KELLY - TRUSTEE
PEG HURLEY - TRUSTEE
THOMAS LEBEL - TRUSTEE
MIKE YEAGER - TRUSTEE
Irish Heritage Night
Join us as we celebrate the best in Irish culture at Irish Heritage Night!
Please use this link to purchase your tickets directly
from the Blueclaws.
A portion of the ticket sales will go to help support the parade committee.
NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ARE PERMITTED IN THE LINE OF MARCH OR ALONG THE PARADE ROUTE.
FLOATS MUST HAVE A THEME THAT REFLECTS: St. Patrick, Irish OR CELTIC AMERICAN CULTURE
TO ENSURE A STEADY FLOW OF THE PARADE, THERE WILL BE NO STOPPING AT THE REVIEWING STAND.
ALL SIGNS AND BANNERS MUST BE APPROVED BY THE PARADE COORDINATOR BEFORE NOON ON PARADE DAY.
BECAUSE OF GROWTH OF OUR PARADE, ALL UNITS MUST MAINTAN A MAXIMUM OF TWO CAR LENTHS BETWEEN UNITS. PLEASE COOPERATE WITH PARADE MARSHALLS, THEY ARE THERE TO HELP THE PARADE MOVE ALONG IN AN ORDERLY FASHION.
BECAUSE OF INSURANCE REGULATIONS, THE THROWING OF CANDY, GUM, TRINKETS, ETC. IS PROHIBITED.
NO COMMERCIAL ADVERTISING ON VEHICLES IN THE PARADE, EXCEPT FOR PAID SPONSORS. OUT PLAN IS TO CELEBRATE OUR IRISH HERITAGE AND HAVE A FUN FAMILY EVENT THAT IS SAFE FOR EVERYONE ATTENDING, PLEASE COOPERATE.
THE COMMITTEE RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REFUSE PARTICIPATION IN THE PARADE TO ANY INDIVIDUALS OR GROUPS THEY DEEM TO BE OFFENSIVE OR IN BAD TASTE.
ON THIS DAY, AS WE HONOR ST. PATRICK AND CELEBRATE THE IRISH AMERICAN HERITAGE, LET US HAVE FUN, AND KEEP THE PARADE DIGNIFIED.
HAPPY ST. PATRICK’S DAY AND GOD BLESS AMERICA!!
THE OCEAN COUNTY ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE COMMITTEE, INC.
THOMAS KING, PARADE CHAIRMAN
2023 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
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Join the fun at Irish Heritage Night, presented by New Jersey Natural Gas, on Saturday, June 10th at 7:05 pm. The night also includes a hat giveaway for the first 1,500 fans, food specials,
The Snakes join us in the Sand Bar on June 10th as part of the Farro's Tees Summer Concert Series. We'll have beer and food specials throughout the game, plus special festivities to celebrate!
Their set begins at 6:15 pm and runs until 9:00 pm.
Click the join us button to purchase your tickets for this event. Part of the ticket sale will go to your parade committee.
Shamrocks by the Sea Irish Festival
Saturday September 23th 2023
10 am - 6 pm
Please come out for our 6th annual
Located on the Marina in Sea Side Park.
Sponsored by your St. Patrick's Day parade committee.
The John Byrne Band
The Eamon Ryan Band
Devrin School of Irish Dance
SOMETHING NEW FOR 2023!!
If you wish to participate in this years parade
we now have a new on line application process.
Please click on the button below and it will
direct you to new our application page.
We Thank you for your participation.
If you have any questions or issues,
please email Patrick Jockel at
A great way to show your support and to advertise your
company or organization in front of thousands of people.
Click the button below to download
your sponsorship form.
We thank you for your support.
Please email all Sponsorship applications to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Official Parade Merchandise
Click on the merchandise button above.
It will bring you directly to our on-line store.
Jacket $70 Fleece PullOver $45
Polo $45 Hoodie $45
PomPom Beanie or Knit Beanie $25 P-Cap $35
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