PHOTOS: 45th Annual St Patrick’s Parade Streams Green Along Greenwich Avenue

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual Greenwich St. Patrick’s Parade sponsored by the Greenwich Hibernian Association took place Sunday, March 24 amid mild spring temps.

The Parade was led by Grand Marshal, Monsignor J. Peter Cullen.

The parade featured five bagpipe bands: Greenwich Pipe Band, Fairfield Gaelic Pipe Band, Fairfield County Police Pipes and Drums and Westchester County Firefighters and the Iona College Pipe Band, in addition to the Port Chester High School Marching Band, Tappan Zee Bridgemen, the Nash Drum Corp and The Wholly Brass band.


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Among the favorite parts of the parade were the Shriners wearing their fezzes, squeezed into tiny red cars.  

There were about 40 community organizations, schools, police and fire departments participating including three Irish Dance groups.

For parade videos, go to our GFP Facebook page.

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

State Rep Steve Meskers, Annie Lamont, Governor Ned Lamont and State Rep Livvy Floren at the 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Michael, and his son Michael, Jennifer, Catayla Young from Trumbull joined Aidan and Michelle O’Dea from Greenwich at the 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade. March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Greyson and Brian Lowthert march with the group from Greenwich Scouting at the 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Tom, Shawn and Barbara McLoughlin of Greenwich enjoying the 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

 

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

Karen Brown, Jackie Hvolbeck, Jennifer Rattray at the 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager

The 45th annual St Patrick’s Parade took place along Greenwich Avenue, March 24, 2019 Photo: Leslie Yager