North Westmeath St Patrick’s Day Parade

The annual parade will take place on Sunday 17th of March at 5pm on the Square, Castlepollard.

The theme this year is Westmeath Through the Ages. Enter your float for free from 4.15pm on Green Street.

This year the committee are encouraging as many schools, clubs, groups and businesses as possible to take part.

There will be eight award categories: Best School, Best Environmental, Best Vintage, Best Business, Most Topical, Funniest Entrant and Best Club, as well as Best Novelty Act. There will also be a special Judges Award. Prizes will be awarded for the best entries.

For more information, contact the committee secretary Lorraine at

VENUE: Castlepollard

LOCATION: Westmeath

Events may be subject to last-minute cancellations or changes. Verify event details before making plans.