Lawrence St. Patrick's Day Parade Information

Thank you to all who participated in our 2018 parade!

We hope everybody had a great time in 2018 and will join us again in 2019!

Winners of the 2018 Lawrence St. Patrick's Day Parade awards are as follows:

Grand prize:Traveling Trophy:

First place: The Sandbar
Runner-up: Empire Billiards and Bar.


First place: Weatherwax-Feurt Family Circus
Second place: Ryan Family
Third place: Harry Herington's 58th Birthday in 2017 Batmobile


First place: Greenhouse Culture
Second place: Douglas County Trailriders
Third place: Lawrence Elite Wrestling


First place: Berry Plastics
Second place: Heartland Meat Market
Third place: Prime Martial Arts

Best Dressed Wee Little Irish Folk:

Jesse Sottilare

Best Dressed Adult Irish Folk:

Tonya McNeely

Photos by Andrew White/ LJW / 2018

Srs. King and Queen: Kevin and Colleen O'Malley

2018 Grand Marshall: Shade Little

Congratulations to the 2017 parade entry winners:

Grand Prize Traveling Trophy - The Sandbar


1st - #70 Hoop Mamas
2nd - #34 Berry Plastics
3rd - #110 Pawsh Wash & Love Grub


1st - #10 Francisco Varela Family
2nd - #30 Feurt Family Float
3rd - #32 Ed Everitt – Uncle Noah’s Ark


1st - #62 The GreenHouse Culture
2nd - #90 Lawrence Community Nursery
3rd - #56 Douglas County TrailRiders

Best Dressed Wee Little Irish Folk - DeClan Ryan from #40 Ryan Family Float

Best Dressed Adult Irish Folk - Tanya McNeely from #110 Pawsh Wash Float

Best Irish Pet - 3 little dogs from #55 SilverLake Bank

Photo galleries:

2016 - album 1
2016 - album 2
2016 - album 3



News stories:

Thousands turn out for annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade by The Lawrence Journal World (includes video)

The 2014 Parade is under way

Parade Route