Downtown Wilmington, North Carolina’s 2023 St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Saturday, March 11, 2023, 11am

Plan Your Day

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

Several of our many Parade Units

82nd Airborne Marching Band (Fort Bragg, NC)

Wilmington Police Pipes and Drums

North Brunswick Marching Scorps

Walsh Kelley Irish Dance Group

Sudan Drum and Bugle

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.

2023 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!


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