Friday, March 14, 2008

St. Patrick's Day Parade - Madison, WI

Sunday, March 16, 2008
1:30 PM Capitol Square
Madison, Wisconsin

Schedule of events:

10:00 5th Annual Shamrock Shuffle, Overture Center, Madison

Noon Dane County Shamrock Club, Inc., Irish Flag Ceremony (Capitol Rotunda, an annual tradition)

1:00 Parade Committee hosts traditional Irish contests, Corner of Wisconsin & Mifflin

1:30 St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Capitol Square

3:00 Raffle Drawing for a FREE trip to IRELAND, Brocach Irish Pub, 7 West Main, Madison

3:00 St. Pat's Eve, Celtic Cultural Society, High Noon Saloon

I'm pretty sure that I'll need to enter the Most Freckles contest!

Contest Categories

  • Best Lad’s Costume – “Mr. Shamrock”
  • Best Lass’s Costume – “Miss Shamrock”
  • Best Adult Male Costume – “Mr. Ireland”
  • Best Adult Female Costume – “Ms. Ireland”
  • Best-Dressed Dog
  • Youngest Participant – “Leprechaun”
  • Oldest Participant
  • Reddest Hair – “Rua Ri” (male and female)
  • Most Freckles (male and female)
  • Largest Clan
More information here:

Hope you all have fun staging your Leprechaun Visit on Monday! If you've lost the instructions, they can be found in the Blog Archive dated February 28th.

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