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The Harp and Shamrock Society of Texas

The Harp and Shamrock Society of Texas has selected “Green Honors the Blue” as the theme for the 2007 St. Patrick’s Day Parade at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 17, 2007.

San Antonio Police Chief William McManus has been selected as Grand Marshal for the 39th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade  (contact about the parade: Carolyn Dowd 210-845-4424, contact for entries: Patricia Peak 210-545-1633).

The annual parade is the crown jewel of the six events sponsored by the Harp and Shamrock Society of Texas during the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Events.

The celebration begins with the annual Golf Scramble at 11 a.m. Friday, March 2, 2007, at the Northern Hills Country Club (contact: Wayne Faught at 699-1362).

The St. Patrick’s 5K Run/Walk will be held at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, March 10, 2007, at Brackenridge Park (contact: Richard Donovan 210-543-2945).

The 40th annual Alamo Wreath Laying ceremony to honor the Irish and Irish-American heroes of the Battle of  the Alamo is scheduled for noon Friday, March 16, 2007, in front of the Alamo (contact: Terry McDonald 830-612-3331)..

The 18th annual Alamo Irish Festival will be held from Friday, March 16, through Sunday, March 18, 2007, in La Villita and the Arneson River Theater (contact: Victor Villegas 1-830-885-2096).  The highlight of the Irish Festival is the 38th annual St. Patrick’s River Dying Parade at 1 p.m. Sunday March 18, 2007, along the River Walk and ending with a ceremony at the Arneson River Theater (contacts: Mae Kelly 210-344-4317 or Richard Brewer 210-490-8827).

 

The Irish Festival will feature live entertainment on two stages and numerous food, drink, and other booths.  Domestic and Irish beers will be available, as well as a variety of food.  An Irish genealogy booth will provide Irish-Americans a chance to trace their roots.

 

P.O. Box 15304, San Antonio, Texas 78212

 Media contact: Ked Mullins 210-736-1073 or email: kedrick@juno.com

 

 

 

2007 San Antonio Saint Patrick's Day Parade

Saturday, March 17, 2007

 

St. Patrick's Day Events

3/2/07

27th Annual Shamrock Scramble

Northern Hills Country Club

Wayne Faught

(210) 699-1362

3/10/07

24rd Annual St. Patrick’s Day 5K Run & Fitness Walk

Brackenridge Park

Richard Donovan

(210) 490-1661

3/11/07

Lofkin Student Center at SAC Noon until 5

Mae B. Kelly

 

 

3/16/07

40th Annual Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Alamo

(12:00 pm) Alamo Plaza

Terrence McDonald

 

3/17/07

Mass at St. Patrick's Catholic Church

10:30 AM St. Patrick's Catholic Church 1114 Willow Street

 

3/16 – 3/18/07

18th Annual Alamo Irish Festival

La Villita & Arneson Theater

Vic Villegas

(830) 885-2096

3/17/07

39th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Alamo St South to La Villita

George Tracy, Chairman

(210) 493-0818

Pat Peak, Invitations

patsdayparade@yahoo.com

3/18/07

38th Annual San Antonio River Dyeing Parade

Arneson River Theater

Mae Kelly

(210) 344-4317