Downtown Wilmington, North Carolina’s 2024 St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Saturday, March 16, 2024, 11am

Plan Your Day

Get the most out of your St. Patrick’s Day Parade experience!

Several of our many Parade Units

2d Marine Division Band

Wilmington Police Pipes and Drums

Mighty Marching Scorps

Shriner Drum and Bugle

ILM Jeepers

Port City Rollerz




Parade Participants

Not satisfied with sitting on the sidelines? Showcase your business and have fun while doing it by being a parade participant. Join in the beloved tradition by applying at the link below.

2024 Parade Route


Have A Heart of Gold?

We can always use extra hands to help us put on The Hooley & The Parade. For more information on our volunteer opportunities, send us an email at Or, if you don’t have the time but still want to help, you can make a donation.


Thanks to our 2023 St. Patrick’s Day Parade Sponsors!

Renewal by Anderson

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