St. Augustine Celtic Music & Heritage Festival & Parade Saturday, March 9, 2019
Get ready to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in St. Augustine. This is a great festival, music all day long, Celtic clans from all over the world, Pirates, Highland games and more. Bring a chair and a cooler to enjoy the music. The bus parks right next to the entertainment entrance.
The First recorded St. Patrick Day Parade in the WORLD !
NOT Boston, NOT New York, NOT even Ireland…
The world’s oldest St Patrick’s Day festival was in St. Augustine, Florida, in the year 1600, and the first St. Patrick Day Parade was also here in 1601.
We are leaving early to watch the parade which starts at 10:00 AM. It is the oldest St. Patrick’s Day Parade in the World, since 1601. See attached video
Downtown St. Augustine is a 5-minute walk. Tour the town and grab lunch.
7:15 AM Leave Walmart
9:30 AM Approximate arrival time St. Augustine
10:00 AM Parade
After parade go to festival area
3:00 PM Approximate departure time
5:30 PM Approximate arrival time at Walmart
Price includes: transportation, bus driver tip and bottle of water
You will receive a telephone call and an email 5 to 7 days prior to the trip as a reminder
Dining is not included in the price.