2020 Route Map Below!

St. Patrick’s Festival Parade & Grandstands

More than half a million revellers will take to the streets of Dublin for one of the biggest, most vibrant parade spectaculars in the world!

The National St. Patrick’s Festival Parade is an extraordinary, ambitious and uplifting annual celebration, when Ireland welcomes the world to Dublin.

Lose yourself in a whirlwind of glittering colours and entrancing choreography. Marvel at the incredible feats of design and engineering, and sing and cheer to a cacophony of joyous sounds!

Here's the St. Patrick’s Festival Parade 2020 route map:

Festival Parade Pageants

  • Heroes Come From Here, An International Community Pageant Collaboration St. Patrick’s Festival Community Arts proudly supported by Dublin City Council and UEFA EURO 2020
  • Book of Kells, Cork Puppetry Company, Cork
  • Treasures of the Deep, Buí Bolg, Wexford proudly supported by Irish Ferries
  • The Offering, Inishowen Carnival Group, Donegal
  • Good Morning Mr Magpie, Spraoi, Waterford proudly supported by Fáilte Ireland
  • Craic Agus Ceol, Artastic, Kildare
  • Dublin Cycling Campaign

Find even more details of the Festival Parade in this blog post here!

Grandstand Viewing

If you are coming to St. Patrick's Festival Parade in Dublin, why not enjoy the parade from one of our grandstands? All our grandstands are covered and offer tiered seating to give unhindered views of the Festival Parade.

Grandstands are located at:

  • Parnell Square
  • Westmoreland Street (SOLD OUT)
  • Christchurch (SOLD OUT)
  • St. Patrick's Cathedral (SOLD OUT)

Hospitality Package

If you are looking for something really special this year we are offering you the opportunity to treat yourself and your friends to an unforgettable experience this St. Patrick's Day. Join us in our grandstand on Westmoreland Street which offers wonderful vantage viewing of the Festival Parade.

Following the parade you will be guided by our hospitality team to the opulent setting of the Westin Hotel to join us for a celebratory lunch including welcome drink, 3 course buffet-style meal and musical entertainment.

Click here to access these tickets.