March 14 & 15, 2014
On Friday & Saturday, March 14 & 15th, 2014, Festival Management Group is proud to continue its long standing association with the Delray Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade. FMG will kick off the weekend long festivities with a two day Celtic Siamsa Party featuring Irish dancing, traditional pipe & drum bands, Irish storytelling, food, beer and live music. The Siamsa is hosted by the Master Leprechaun Himself, Jake De Fayke. Professor De Fayke is an encyclopedia of all things Irish and is sure to educate and entertain. The Siamsa takes place in Downtown Delray Beach at the Delray Beach Center for the Arts at the corner of Atlantic & Swinton Avenue. Festivities begin at 5:00PM, Friday, March 14th and continue on through Saturday evening in conjunction with the Parade.
This year, the Delray Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade celebrates its 46th year, Rejoicing in our Irish heritage and honoring the service of the International Firefighters, this year’s parade will draw Marching Pipe & Drum Bands from around the world. In past years, marching firefighter bands from Dublin, Ireland, Belgium, Germany, Canada and Australia have joined the festivities and traditionally play at the Celtic Siamsa Party. Join us for one of the largest St. Patrick’s Day celebration in nation and pay tribute to the brave fightfigthers across the globe. For information on the Celetic Siamsa, please contact Nancy Stewart at 561-279-0907.
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VideosOverview of Parade http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izIaTvIHA3E&feature=relmfu Wheely Magic Fire Truck
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DXN47HQqZW8 Palm Bay Firefighter Carlos Pozo singing his Firefighter Anthem Tribute song LIVE
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Delray Beach St. Patrick’s Day Festivities Bring home a SILVER award for Best Event Photography from INTERNATIONAL Festivals & Events Association. Special thanks to Georgia Handy Photography for her amazing skills!!