Be the first in the world to celebrate St Patrick’s Day, Ireland’s national day on Saturday 17 March at 12pm as the St Patrick’s Parade paints Ponsonby Road green! A vibrant collection of musicians, dancers, bands, floats and leprechauns gambol towards Western Park for a day for ALL Aucklanders to celebrate ALL that is Irish.
From 11am to 6pm the park will play host to the bustling Irish Music & Dance Festival with a party like no other showcasing traditional music, dance and costumes, plus tasty fare on site. Join in the craic this St Patrick’s Day!
Key date and times:
Saturday, March 17
Hugh Green Group St Patrick’s Parade 12pm-1pm, Ponsonby Road
Hugh Green Group Irish Music and Dance Festival, 11am-6pm, Western Park, Ponsonby