St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival



27th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival
Main Street, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582

Saturday, March 14, 2015
Parade: 9 a.m.
Festival: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Free Admission | Free Parking



The 27th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival and Parade will be held on Main Street, Saturday, March 14, 2015. This one-day, rain or shine event brings approximately 30,000 to celebrate being Irish and welcome the coming of spring. A parade begins the day at 9:00 a.m., followed by three stages of live music and a children’s area with rides and amusements from 11:00 am until 4:00 pm. Along Main Street approximately 150 vendors will display their crafts, services, information, products, or serve a variety of treats. 

2015 Photos
 
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Contests


Mardell Schuster Wins 27th Annual North Myrtle Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival T-Shirt Design Contest 

 

North Myrtle Beach, SC – Mardell Schuster has been selected as the winner of the 27th Annual North Myrtle Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival T-shirt Design Contest.
 
The public was invited to create a t-shirt design for the 27th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival souvenir t-shirt.  Schuster will receive a $100 Walmart gift card and her design will be printed on the official 2015 St. Patrick’s Day souvenir t-shirt. Schuster will also be recognized at the festival.
 
The souvenir t-shirts are currently available for purchase at the J. Bryan Floyd Community Center, 1030 Possum Trot Road, North Myrtle Beach during regular business hours (Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.). 
 
The shirts will also be sold during the St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival on Main Street on Saturday, March 14th at the Festival Information Booth, located at the corner of Hillside Drive and Main Street. Supplies of the souvenir t-shirts are limited. 

 

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27th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival Leprechaun Contest

Congratulations to Michael Walsh (pictured right), the 27th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival Leprechaun on winning the contest again. Leprechauns were judged on originality, creativity, appearance, enthusiasm and energy. 


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27th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival
Shepherd's Pie Eating Contest

Congratulations to Rory on winning the 27th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival Shepherd's Pie Eating Contest.



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Vendor Infomation

Vendor Applications for the 2016 St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival will be available in September, 2015. 

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Volunteers Needed!

Location: Main Street, North Myrtle Beach
Day/Time: Saturday, March 14, 2015; 5:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Volunteers Needed: 50+ Ambassadors, Marshalls, Leaders, Set-Up, Clean-Up
Contact: Gregg Barnhill at dgbarnhill@nmb.us or (843) 280-5673
For more information on volunteering, click here. 




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