Thank you for your interest in the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Alexandria! If you're new to our parade, welcome! If you're returning, welcome back!

To register for the parade please click here.

The St. Patrick's Day Parade in Alexandria steps off of the starting line on King Street in Old Town Alexandria, Saturday, March 2rd, 2019, at 12:30 PM. Registration will close when the parade is full; don't wait!

Your unit will be notified ASAP if you are accepted for the parade. Accepted units will receive their division assignment on Thursday February 28, 2019, along with detailed staging information. Registration fee for the parade for Civic Groups is $50 - for Commercial, political or equivalent $250 

Unit staging runs from 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM on March 2nd. Please refer to your parade instructions for additional information.

Vehicles that are registered to appear in the parade do not need special passes. Just identify yourself and your vehicle when you arrive at staging.

The Ballyshaners do not provide parking passes or assistance for vehicles not appearing in the parade.

If you have questions regarding the parade, please contact the Parade Captain at