Irish Festival

2018 Irish Festival

The 2018 Irish Festival was held on August 25, 2018 at Alexandria’s Waterfront Park. The Festival was very successful with perfect weather, amazing entertainment, numerous vendors and a fantastic crowd. Those in attendance enjoyed watching Irish dancers and listening to some excellent music while enjoying delicious food and beverages.   A big thank you to…

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2018 Grand Marshals Bernadette and Pat Troy

Grand Marshals for the 2018 ParadeBernadette and Pat Troy  The Ballyshaners, organizers of Alexandria’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, are pleased to announce Bernadette and Pat Troy as the Grand Marshals of the 2018 Parade. As the founder of the Alexandria St. Patrick’s Parade, and long-time business owners in Alexandria, Pat and Bernadette, are beloved citizens…

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2017 Irish Festival Recap

The 2017 Irish Festival was our best one ever! Thank you so very much to all the performers, vendors, and spectators and guests who came out to Waterfront Park on August 26 for our annual fundraising festival. If you missed the festival but would still like to make a donation to the Ballyshaners, please visit…

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