Hershey Motel

Please join us  before and after the parade for a pre and post gathering including our Mast Bands finale with our 40' long American Flag.

1415 Boulevard, Seaside Heights, NJ 08751

(732) 793-5000
www.hersheymotel.com

The Ocean County St. Patrick’s Day Parade

step off is at 12 Noon

down the Boulevard in Seaside Heights

Saturday March 13, 2021.

 *COVID 19 ALERT*

Unfortunately, due to COVID 19

we are sad to announce that the 2021 parade is on hiatus. Hopefully, we will be able to present your parade, uninterrupted next year.

We hope to see you at our

Shamrocks by the Sea Irish Festival on Saturday September 25th. 10 am - 6 pm.  

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The Ancient Order of Hibernians
Michael Davitt Division
Jackson * Toms River
Meets the first Monday of the month
at The American Legion Hall 

2025 Church Rd. 
Toms River New Jersey 08753​
For More information, 
(609) 489-9221

Click here to go to their website. 

Saint Patrick's Day Parade Mass
Everyone is invited to join us 
on parade day as the parade committee
celebrates our annual mass.
This will be our 36th year celebrating this tradition.
Mass starts at 10am
Our Lady of Perpetual Help
100 Grant Avenue
Seaside Heights, NJ 08751
 

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

TOM KING  - PRESIDENT

PATRICK JOCKEL - VICE PRESIDENT

BRIAN MORTON - TREASURER

ROBYN KING - SECRETARY

BERNIE MACKLE - TRUSTEE

ERIN RYAN - TRUSTEE

DENNIS MORTON - TRUSTEE

 

PARADE RULES

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1. NO ALCHOLIC BEVERAGES ARE PERMITTED IN THE LINE

OF MARCH OR ALONG THE PARADE ROUTE.

2. FLOATS MUST HAVE A THEME REFLECTING SAINT PATRICK, IRISH OR CELTIC AMERICAN.

3. TO INSURE A STEADY FLOW OF THE PARADE THERE WILL BE NO STOPPING AT THE REVIEWING STAND.

4. ALL SIGNS AND BANNERS MUST BE APPROVED BY THE PARADE COORDINATOR BEFORE NOON ON PARADE DAY.

5.BECAUSE OF GROWTH OF OUR PARADE, ALL UNITS MUST MAINTAIN A MAXIMUM OF TWO CAR LENGTHS BETWEEN UNITS. PLEASE COOPERATE WITH PARADE MARSHALLS THEY ARE THERE TO HELP THE PARADE MOVE ALONG IN AN ORDERLY FASHION.

6. BECAUSE OF INSURANCE REGULATIONS, THE THROWING OF CANDY, GUM, TRINKETS, ETC. IS PROHIBITED.

7. NO COMMERCIAL ADVERTISING ON VEHICLES IN THE PARADE, EXCEPT FOR PAID SPONSORS. OUR PLAN IS TO CELEBRATE OUR IRISH HERITAGE AND HAVE A FUN FAMILY EVENT THAT IS SAFE FOR EVERYONE ATTENDING. PLEASE COOPERATE!

8. THE COMMITTEE RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REFUSE PARTICIPATION IN THE PARADE TO ANY INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP THEY DEEM TO BE OFFENSIVE ON IN BAD TASTE.

ON THIS DAY, AS WE HONOR ST. PATRICK AND CELEBRATE THE IRISH-AMERICAN HERITAGE, LET US HAVE FUN, BUT KEEP THE PARADE DIGINIFIED.

HAPPY ST. PATRICK'S DAY AND GOD BLESS AMERICA!!!

THE OCEAN COUNTY ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE COMMITTEE, INC.

THOMAS KING, PARADE CHAIRMAN

92.7 WOBM

Click here to listen to the parade committee on Shaw and Sue

 

EVENTS

Parade Fundraising Events

Every year, we will host fundraising event to help support the parade.

We will co host an annual fundraiser at the Crabs Claw. The Third Saturday in January.

Irish Wake Fundraiser

Saturday February 20, 2022

Please visit our facebook page for updates

3 pm - 9 pm

$10.00 fee at the door

Hemingway's Cafe

612 Boulevard, Seaside Heights, NJ 08751

Saturday September 25th 2021

Please come out for our 5th annual Irish Festival.

Located on the bay in Sea Side Park.

This event is sponsored by your Saint Patrick's Day parade committee.

We are trying to keep the Irish spirit alive until our parade comes again.

 

PARADE FORMS

2020 Marching

Application

2020 Sponsorship Form
2020 Parade Letter​
 

GOLD SPONSORS

Silver Sponsors

BRONZE SPONSORS

 

PARADE ROUTE

 

CONTACT US

 

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                       Mock Turtleneck $30

PomPom Beanie $26         Knit Beanie w/Cuff $22 

 

2019 Parade Photos

2018 Parade

 
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Ocean County St. Patricks Day Parade. All rights reserved 2017

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