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Reminder, the first meeting of the year will be this Thursday, the weather will be clear but cold, so donít wait until the final February meeting to get your badges.  If you havenít done so, please do the following:

Go to the website

Your password is at the bottom of this email.

Update your application by saying yes or no that you are marching in the 2015 parade.

Order your badges at the top of the form.

The meeting is 8:00 PM this Thursday January 8th at the Doubletree Hotel, Broad & Locust Streets, Philadelphia.  Please order your badges today, you can pick your badges up there, we will have them ready.   If not just show up and we will help you with the order.  It is much quicker if we have them all ready for you.  Thank you for all your cooperation.

Thank you.

Michael Bradley
Parade Director

Congratulation to Kathy McGee Burns on being elected Grand Marshal 2015.

Our Theme for 2015 is:

St. Patrick, Bless, Strengthen And Pray For Our Families.


To my fellow parade board officers and members: 

I submit the following 2015 Theme for the parade: 


I am submitting this based on the 2015 World Meeting of Families to be held in Philadelphia in 2015, and think we should support the Archdiocese and the Pope and go with a theme based on this momentous event.  This event will bring hundreds of thousands to Philadelphia, and I think we need to be fully engaged to help the Archdiocese in any way that we can to bring positive press to them.


Michael Bradley

"Believe deep down in your heart that you're destined to do great things."


Michael Bradley
Parade Director

Updated 1/6/2014

Want to show your support? Become a sponsor of the Philadelphia St. Patrick's Day Parade. There are a variety of sponsorship levels available. Contact The St. Patrick's Day Observance Association for more information.

St. Patrick's Day Observance Association
P.O. Box 40744
Philadelphia, PA 19107


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