Seattle’s 2019 St. Patrick’s Day Parade

12:30 pm, Saturday, March 16, 2019

starting from 4th Ave at James St, downtown Seattle

At 12:20 pm, the Irish flag is raised in front of the King County Administration Building, followed by trumpeters playing the Irish and US National Anthems. Then at 12:30 pm, the St. Patrick’s Day Parade Grand Marshals and the Honorary Parade Grand Marshal lead Seattle’s 48th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade up 4th Avenue, traveling north from James St to the reviewing stand at Westlake Park. From there participants are invited to travel for free via the Monorail to the Seattle Center for closing ceremonies at 2:30 pm during the Irish Festival in the Armory.


PARADE ROUTE starts on 4th Ave at James Street
and ends at Westlake Park (on 4th Ave at Pine)


Organized groups and groups planning to carry banners must pre-register for the Parade while individuals are encouraged to march in the parade without any pre-registration.

For more information, call 206-412-2960 or email Parade @

2019 St. Patrick’s Day Parade Grand Marshals

TEganClick photos for more information.

Visitors from Ireland for Irish Week 2019


2018 Order of March

2018 St. Patrick’s Day Parade

TEganClick photos for more information.

2018 Order of March

2017 St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Parade Grand Marshal, Timothy EganTEganParade Honorary Grand Marshal, Mary CharlesMCharlesMayor of Galway, Noel LarkinNlarkin

2016 St. Patrick’s Day Parade


2016 Parade Grand Marshals

O'ToolesDan & Chief Kathleen O’Toole

2016 Parade Honorary Grand Marshal

Casey McNCasey McNerthney

2016 Special Guest from Ireland

Mayor FahyGalway Mayor Frank Fahy

See Photos below from Seattle’s 2015 St. Patrick’s Day Parade

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