New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade

Monday, March 17, 2014 at 11:15am

5th Avenue, NYC 40 W. 45th St., New York, NY

Manhattan College welcomes you to join hundreds of Jaspers, their families, and friends marching in the 253rd New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade.

Learn more about the NYC parade.

Assembly will start at 12 p.m., on W. 45th Street at 5th Avenue. To march with Manhattan, purchase a sash from the Gaelic Society for $5, available at the line of march.

The Manhattan College contingent will be led by President Brennan O'Donnell, along with the award-winning Manhattan College Pipes & Drums.

The Alumni Relations office will be hosting a breakfast reception at Club Quarters Hotel (40 West 45th Street) from 10-11:30 a.m. at a cost of $35 for alumni & friends and $20 for students (cost includes sash). Pre-registration is required. Register»

We are judged throughout the parade. Last year we received second place in the "Best Marching Unit" Colleges category. Help us receive the top award this year!

Guidelines issued by the St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee:

-Smart business casual attire required; preferably no jeans or sneakers

-No beads, funny hats, painted faces or commercial advertising

-No smoking, food or beverages while marching

-No more than 12 people across per row

-March at an arm's distance apart

-No outside banners, flags or signs will be allowed

-Additional marchers cannot join the group once we are on 5th Avenue

-Please remember, you are on Fifth Avenue for one hour a year and you should march with pride in your heritage and dress and act accordingly.

Event Type

Reception/Special Event




Alumni, Students (all), Faculty/Staff


$5 (for sash only)

Event Contact Name

Alumni Relations Office

Event Contact Email

Event Contact Phone

(718) 862-7432

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