2018 Bay Shore Brightwaters St. Patrick's Day Parade

2018 Parade date: March 10th 2 pm sharp. This parade marches RAIN OR SHINE!  There is NO Rain Date.  

2018 Grand Marshal Harry Brown

About Harry

The Parade Committee has proudly selected Harry Brown as Grand Marshal of the 2018 Bay Shore/Brightwaters St. Patrick’s Day Parade!  


Harry has long been involved with the Bay Shore School District and other organizations within our community for the benefit of all residents. He has actively participated on the highly successful Summit Council, which greatly assisted in the rebirth of our community, and worked to reactivate the Bay Shore High School Alumni Association, raising funds for student scholarships over the past 17 years. Harry’s vision led to the creation of the Bay Shore High School Hall of Fame, highlighting accomplished alumni and exceptional district employees. Harry also assists the Bay Shore Beautification Society each year with its Haunted Halloween Festival. In 2014, the Chamber of Commerce of Greater Bay Shore awarded Harry Brown the Distinguished Citizen Award for his professional excellence and leadership, his spirit of generosity, and his service and advocacy for Bay Shore.


About Us

Our Mission

The Bay Shore Brightwaters St. Patrick's Parade Committee strives to make this parade one of the best on Long Island.  Our organization raises funds purely to benefit the bands and groups that participate in the parade  The St. Patrick's Parade of Greater Bay Shore, Inc is considered a public charity type 501(c) 3.  Donations are accepted.

Schedule of Events

March 3rd, 2018 Parade Dinner Dance 7-11. Installation of the Grand Marshal, Harry Brown. The event will take place at Capt. Bill's Restaurant 122 S. Ocean Ave. Bay Shore, NY tickets available $100.00 per person.  For tickets call: 631-666-6995 seating is limited.

March 10th, 2018 Noon Parade Mass at St. Patrick's Church 9 North Clinton Avenue Bay Shore, NY  11706 all are welcome.  The Hibernian Festival Singers will be singing.

March 10th, 2018 2 PM sharp The Parade steps off at Saxon Avenue and travels west on Main Street (Montauk Hwy) 1.6 miles to St. Patrick's Church and the reviewing stand.

Parade Journal Advertising Opportunities

A commemorative journal in honor of the Grand Marshal is published each year.

The journal is sized 8 1/2 x 11, black and white and perfect bound.

Journal Prices

Quarter Page = $50.00   

Half Page = $100.00

Full Page = $150.00     

Silver Page = $250.00

Gold Page = $350.00

Inside Front Cover = $500.00

Inside Back Cover = $500.00

Back Outside Cover = $750.00

If you are interested in advertising in our journal you may contact:

Denise Gibson 

131 Concourse West 

Brightwaters, NY  11718

e-mail: dengib25@verizon.net

The advertising deadline for the journal is first Friday of February.

Participant Application Form

Groups wishing to participate in the parade must contact the committee and complete a form in order to participate.  The committee has the right to screen all groups who wish to participate.


PLEASE NOTE: SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION DOES NOT GUARANTEE APPROVAL TO MARCH IN THE PARADE.  YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED WHEN YOUR APPLICATION HAS BEEN RECEIVED AND APPROVED.


PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT WE ARE CURRENTLY TO CAPACITY AND ANY REQUESTS TO MARCH MADE WILL BE PUT ONTO A WAITING LIST FROM THIS POINT FORWARD.

Marcher Application Form (docx)

Download

Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Questions or Concerns?  Contact Kelly McCarthy at:  kellymccarthy2@verizon.net

Bay Shore Brightwaters St. Patrick's Day Parade

38 Garner Lane, Bay Shore, NY 11706, us

(631) 969-1626