Dublin Lions Club St. Patrick's Day Parade

The 36th Annual Dublin Lions Club St. Patrick's Day Parade takes place at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 16, 2019, winding through the downtown area of Dublin.  Afterward, the Festival, which begins at 10:00 a.m. is just a short walk away at the Dublin Civic Center.

Applications


If you would like to participate in the parade, please complete and submit the Parade Application by February 22nd.

For more information about participating in the parade, please email  the Dublin Lions Club.

View the parade on TV30


If you can't make the parade - or if you just want to see yourself afterward, the parade will be 
streamed on 
www.tv30.org during the week after the parade.  It will also be broadcast on: (TBD)
2017 St pats MAP

Parade Route


Parade entries will line-up or stage along Amador Plaza Road facing Dublin Boulevard. The parade will start at 9:30 a.m. sharp beginning at Dublin Boulevard at the corner of Amador Plaza Road The parade will proceed:
  • East on Dublin Boulevard. (in the westbound lane),
  • North (left) onto Village Parkway (in the southbound lane)
  • West (left) on Amador Valley Boulevard (in the eastbound lane)
  • Ending at Donohue Drive

Parade Seating


You will have a great view of the parade almost any where along the route! Seating is available along the curb or you may want to bring folding chairs and/or blankets. (Parade viewing is not permitted on the center medians.) Also, please be considerate of businesses along the route and do not position yourself so as to damage landscaping. The Parade Grandstand is located at 7400 Amador Valley Boulevard next to Oil Changers. Bleacher seating is available and is a great place to see the parade and to hear the parade announcer.

If you are planning to enjoy the parade and also attend the festival, you may want to consider parking on Clark Avenue. It is located midway between the parade and the festival and just a short walk to both events. Please be alert when walking and crossing streets - there is a tremendous amount of traffic during the event.

Parade Participant Drop-off:

All parade participants must enter the staging/line-up area at Golden Gate Drive, off of Dublin Boulevard (near Toys-R-Us). Parking is available in the Target and Toys-R-Us lots. After parking, participants may check-in for the parade along Amador Plaza Road.

Float Entrance
All floats must enter the parade staging / line-up area and check-in on Amador Plaza Road from westbound Amador Valley Parkway only.