Worlds Smallest and Shortest St Patrick's Day Parade

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Name: Worlds Smallest and Shortest St Patrick's Day Parade
Date: March 17, 2020
Time: 9:00 AM - 9:05 AM CDT
Event Description:
The 42st annual Blue Springs "Shortest and Smallest" St. Patrick's Day Parade in the world will be held on Main Street in downtown Blue Springs, Missouri at 9:00 am Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Area food and beverage establishments will open at 8 am as well. 
 
The parade route begins at 1112 W. Main and goes across the street to 1123 W. Main (from the local Soda Fountain to the local tavern).
 
 ‘Paraders’ will then walk west a half a block to the "old drug store" at 1112 W. Main to begin the parade at 9 am.  They will then will "march" across the street to "The Keg" where Tom Cooper and his staff will welcome them.  This historic “Shortest and Smallest” St. Patrick’s Day Parade was officially measured at 66 feet by former City Engineer, Oliver De Grate.  Plaques on Main Street between 11th and 12th streets mark the beginning and ending points.
 
Please join us…      "Everybody's Irish on St. Patty's Day "
 
For additional information contact: Pat Meyer 816 -229-2646 or at meyer6738@gmail.com or Pam Buck 816-645-0287 


 

 
Pre- Parade festivities at the bank begin with coffee, doughnuts and conversation. ‘Paraders’ will then walk west a half a block to the "old drug store" to begin the parade. Then they will "march" across the street to "The Keg" where Tom Cooper and his staff will welcome them.
 
The parade route was officially measured at 66 feet by former City Engineer,
Oliver De Grate.
 
 
Please join us.."Everybody's Irish on St. Patty's Day "
 
For additional information contact: Pat Meyer 816 -229-2646. meyer6738@gmail.com

 
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