Cashel is getting ready for St Patrick's Day!

Cashel is getting ready for St Patrick's Day!

In Cashel preparations are in full swing for this year’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

The theme of the parade is “Activate Cashel”. Entrants are free to interpret this theme any way they wish.

Thanks to the generosity of the local community the total prize money for this year’s parade has been increased to €2,000.

The “Overall Winner” prize has been increased from €500 to €750 and the 2nd overall prize has been increased from €200 to €300.

There is a new “Best Motorised” prize category this year, with a prize of €250, in recognition of the contribution make by colourful floats to the atmosphere of the parade. 

Parade commences at 2pm, assembly time is 1pm. 

For more details on entering email Details on the Cashel St. Patrick’s Day Parade Facebook page.

Here is a list of this year’s prize categories:

·         Overall Winner                                      €750 and Perpetual Trophy

·         2nd Overall                                           €300 & trophy 

·         Best Motorised                                    €250 & trophy

·         Best community sporting group             €200 and trophy 

·         Community youth                                  €100 and trophy  

·         Best Activate Theme                            €100 and trophy 

·         Best Walking  Group                             €100 and trophy 

·         Best performance                                  €100 and trophy 

·         Most Humorous                                     €100 trophy