A look back at St. Patricks Day Parades in Limerick

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HAPPY St Patricks Day!

We had planned to be painting the town green, marching in the parades and watching loved ones perform, sing and dance down O’Connell street.

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But with all the cancellations we must get creative at home and have social distancing the theme at this years festivities.

So while you gather costumes, tri colours and shamrocks we are going to take a look back at previous parades and events in Limerick City and County.

2013 
2013 the residents of Castleconnell breaking a world record
2014 in Limerick City
2014 – Thousands lined the streets for Limerick’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade
2014 Macnas make their way down O’Connell Street in the Saint Patricks Day parade, Limerick.
2014 From left: Keith Kane, David Fenton and Luke O’Shea all from Garryowen Limerick at the Saint Patricks Day parade, Limerick.
2015 Christine McDonagh, Street Theatre Ireland and Giggles Entertainment in last year’s St Patricks Day parade. Pic Sean Curtin Fusionshooters.
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2016 Leah and Lana Mollica at the 2015 Limerick St Patrick’s Day Parade.
2017 – David Costelloe Coughlan, at the annual St Patrick’s Day parade in Limerick.
Picture Sean Curtin True Media.
2017 – The Pineapples from Spotlight Stage school at the annual St Patrick’s Day parade in Limerick. Picture Sean Curtin True Media.
2017 Clodagh Purcell 2 1/2 from the CBS Pipe Band at the annual St Patrick’s Day parade in Limerick. Picture Sean Curtin True Media.
2018 – Colour, culture and circus celebrations were throughout the Limerick St Patrick’s Day parade – Photo Cian Reinhardt
2019 – Jennifer performing with Fidget Feet on St Patrick’s Day. Photo: Cian Reinhardt
The Light and Firework Show at King Johns Castle, Limerick on Sunday night. Pic. Brian Arthur
2019 – The Light and Firework Show at King Johns Castle, Limerick on Sunday night.
Pic. Brian Arthur