The parade starts at Center and Park Avenues and disbands at Center and Water Streets.
Marching bands, pipe bands, and floats will march down the street led by the 2016 Parade Marshals Jerry and Sue Blondin.
This is an opportunity for family and friends to get together and enjoy a day together.
Come and join us! Be sure to dress warmly!
We hope you and yours have a Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
Annual Queen and Princess Pageant
Friday, February 26, 2016; 7:00 P.M.
Irish lassies from the Great Lakes Bay area compete for scholarship money and the title of Queen and Court judged on a written essay, oral presentation and poise. Age Groups: 12-15 and 16-20.
Location: Garber High School Auditorium, 213 Pine Rd. Essexville
Monday, March 7, 2016; 7:00 P.M.
Location: City Hall
Saturday, March 19, 2016; 4:00 P.M.
Please join our Parade Marshal, Parade Marshals Jerry and Sue Blondin, our 2016 Queens Court and association members at a Mass honoring St. Patrick.
Location: St. Jude Thaddeus (St. John’s Church), 614 Pine St. Essexville, MI 48732
2016 Irish Ceili (party, “Kaylee”)
Saturday, March 19, 2016; 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Join us for a casual evening of dancing, appetizers, and desserts. Cash bar. Music is provided by DJ, Jerry Garcia. New this year is a silent auction featuring a limited number of special items along with drawings and raffles. Tickets are $20.00 per person (adults only) and can be purchased by calling Lisa Kreh at (989) 284-6600. Flyer with more information: 2016 Ceili flyer
Location: Lumber Barons, 804 East Midland Street, Bay City, MI 48706
Flag Raising Ceremony
Sunday, March 20, 2016; 10:00 A.M.
Location: Bay County Building, 515 Center Avenue, Bay City, MI 48708
62nd St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Sunday, March 20, 2016; 2:00 P.M.
Location: Center and Park Avenues to Downtown Bay City