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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 2020 Parade Marshal.

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!

2020 Events


Queen’s Tea
Sunday, January 19, 2020 – 2:00 pm
For more information, please email the pageant director at, see the attached flyer or see the Facebook page.
Location: First Presbyterian Church of Bay City, 805 Center Avenue, Bay City

Queen’s Pageant
Sunday, February 16, 2020 – 2:00 pm
Scholarship Pageant allows young Irish lassies from the ages of 12 to 20 the opportunity to show off their Irish heritage and a chance to win up to $2,100.00 in scholarship monies.  For more information, please email the pageant director at
Location: Bay City Scottish Rite Masonic Center, 614 Center Avenue, Bay City

Monday, March 2, 2020 – 7:30 pm
Location: City Hall, Commission Chambers

Mass/Church Service
Saturday, March 7, 2020 – 4:00 pm
Please join our 2020 Parade Marshal, 2020 Queens Court and Association members at a mass/service honoring St. Patrick.
Location: St. Jude Thaddeus (St. John Catholic Church), 614 Pine St, Essexville, MI

2020 Irish Ceili (party, “Kaylee”)
Saturday, March 7, 2020 – 6:30 pm – 11:30 pm
This FUN evening event (event flyer) will showcase the 2020 Parade Marshal and Queen and Court! Irish Dancers from Royal Oak will perform.  Appetizers, desserts, entertainment, raffles and much more! (Adults Only) For more information and to purchase tickets, contact:  Gretta at 619-459-1213 or Leslie at 989-450-1978.
Location: Arbeitoer Hall, 1304 S. Wenona Street, Bay City

Flag Raising Ceremony – CANCELLED
Sunday, March 15, 2020 – 10:00 am

Location: in front of Bay County Building, 515 Center Avenue, Bay City

Scottville Clown Band Concert – CANCELLED
Sunday, March 15, 2020 – 12:00 pm
The Scottville Clown Band is back again this year to perform for you.  This is a free concert.  Light refreshments will be available by the Masonic Temple for purchase.  Here is the flyer for more information.
Location: Historic Temple of Bay City, 700 Madison Ave, Bay City (entrance on Madison Ave)

66th St. Patrick’s Day Parade – CANCELLED
Sunday, March 15, 2020 – 2:00

Our 66th Annual Parade is going to be a Show Stopper!  The Scottville Clown Band is coming back.  We will also have local high school bands, ~125 entries of floats, marchers, etc.  The parade is a free event.  The Theme for this year’s Parade is ‘Bay City United in Green’.

Also, Safe Harbor will be at the beginning of the parade collecting non-perishable food items for their food pantry.  Thank you in advance for your support.

Want to enter the parade?  Here is the parade application.  Also, show your support by ordering a yard sign.  Here is the yard sign application.
Location: Center and Park Avenues to Downtown Bay City

Parade Awards Ceremony – CANCELLED
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 – 6:30 pm
Location: American Legion, 700 Adams Street, Bay City






or call Al Rau

at 989- 686-6834

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