Please Click on Virtual Parade Link for our 26th Parade Video

Southern Dutchess News Article on the Virtual Parade Click Here

Press Release for 2021 Parade Click Here
Annual Mass will be held on Saturday March 6th 2021 at 9 a.m. St. Mary's Church Wappingers Falls

Scholarships will continue to be awarded.  See details at the Scholarship Page.

Decoration and Float Winners are posted. Click on Decoration Contest Link in left column.

Thank You to all who attended our 25th Parade. March 2021 Parade canceled. Click on Press Release above.

See the 24th Parade on You tube - Click Here           The Scholarship Winners are posted. 
The Committee would like to thank all our supporters and the volunteers who helped make this a great parade. 
We look forward to seeing everyone for our 25th Parade. 

  • Parade Line-Up
  • Decoration Contest
  • Committee Contact
  • Thank you to the following
  • raffle prize donors:
  • A + Cleaners
    Adams Fairacre Farms
    Advanced Auto Parts
    Antonella's Restaurant
    Belliagio Salon
    Bonefish Grill
    Brown's Auto DrivingSchool
    Celtic Aer
    Charms Woodworks
    Pat Cooke
    Derek Warfiled
    Double O Grill
    James Englishby
    Flowers by Reni
    Giovanni's Pizza Restaurant
    Golden Corral
    Kathleen Gorman
    Half Time
    Hand and Stone
    Hannaford Supermarkets
    Trish Holohan-Costello
    Hopewell Wine & Spirits
    Hudson Valley Renegades
    I-84 Diner
    In & Out Deli & Catering
    Jersey Mike's Subs
    Jewelry Annex
    Locks That Rock
    Longobardi's Restaurant
    Los Hornitos Bakery & Cafe
    Margo Maher
    Paul Mikolajczyk
    Nonna's Brick Oven Pizzeria & Restaurant
    Outback Restaurant
    Pacini's Pizza
    Perkins Restaurant and
    Poughkeepsie Nissan
    Michael P. Quinn
    Eileen Sassman
    Rory Dolans
    Enda Ryan
    Doreen Shepheard
    Spins Bowl Staples 
    Stephano's Ristorante
    Noreen & James Sweeney
    Kathy Surico
    Tomato Cafe
    Viscount WInes & Liquor

Annual Emerald Ball
is cancelled for 2021 click on Press Release above
Sponsored by:
The Dutchess County
   St. Patrick's Parade Committee

The Emerald Ball officially begins our parade season. It takes place on the second Saturday of February. It is a semi-formal event with dinner, dancing, entertainment and raffles. At the Emerald Ball the parade Grand Marshal is introduced and receives their special sash.
Please  Note the New Location

Presentation of 2020 Grand Marshal will occur on Saturday, February 8
Poughkeepsie Elks Lodge #375

29 Overocker Road

Cash Bar - 6:00 pm
Dinner at - 7:00 pm
Menu: Roast Beef 
Vegetarian upon request
    Entertainment by:  Kitty Kelly band
Tickets: $45 per person
For information or tickets please call:  
Trish Costello 845-297-0800   or
Kathy Beale   845-298-8822
Tickets available in December
Advance Sales Only, NO tickets at the door
Ticket Cut-Off Date is January 31st


A great way to support the Dutchess County St. Patrick's Parade if you cannot attend the Emerald Ball is to take out a Journal Ad. This helps pay for the cost of the bands and the insurance necessary for this parade. 

Please click on the link and send in your ad no later than the first Saturday in February. We appreciate your support.

Journal Ad Form

Corporate Sponsorship Form



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P.O. Box 1352
Wappingers Falls, New York 12590
Phone:(914) 469-6661
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