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. 


Line Up at Wappingers Falls Rural Cemetery

Village of Wappingers Falls Police Car
Dutchess County Sheriff's Color Guard
D.C. Sheriff, Adrian H. Anderson
Under-Sheriff, Kirk Imperati
Hudson Valley Regional Police Pipes & Drums
Hudson Valley Police Emerald Society

City of Poughkeepsie Police Department, Escort

2020 Grand Marshal
Kiernan Lalor
His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan

Past Grand Marshals
2019 Grand Marshal - Doreen Shepheard
2018 Grand Marshal - William J. O'Hare
2017 Grand Marshal - Eileen McDonald Sassmann
2016 Grand Marshal - Bruce Coneeny
2015 Grand Marshal - Joe Daily
2014 Grand Marshal - Glen P. Kelly
2013 Grand Marshal - William "Bill" Brogan
2012 Grand Marshal - Jane Ekins Kelly Family
2011 Grand Marshal - Matthew P. Fitzgerald
2010 Grand Marshal - Gerard (Gerry) McVicker
2009 Grand Marshal - Ken Brown
2008 Grand Marshal - Noel T. Morris
2007 Grand Marshal - Tim Doyle Family 
2006 Grand Marshal - John “Jack” Fedigan
2005 Grand Marshal - David T. “Dave” Costello
2004 Grand Marshal - Peg Connolly 
2003 Grand Marshal - James Cunningham
2002 Grand Marshal - Michael Kelly
2001 Grand Marshal - Jim O’Brien
2000 Grand Marshal - Msgr. Francis P. Bellew
1999 Grand Marshal - Fred & Mary McVicker Family 
1998 Grand Marshal - Connie Flaherty
1997 Grand Marshal - Ethel Brogan
1996 Grand Marshal - Fr. Charles Coen

Grand Marshal Family

The 2020 Parade is dedicated to:
Sisters of St. Mary's Church

Grand Marshal Jane Ekins Kelly's Banner
Carried by her Grandchildren:
Shannon, Erin, McKenna,
Matt Kelly, Caroline & Jack Kelly, 

The Dutchess County St. Patrick's Parade Scholarship Winners

The Kevin Barry Irish Club, Inc.
Stephen P. Driscoll Memorial Pipe Band

 Dutchess County 10-13 Foundation
Wappingers Falls Police Color Guard

 Returning Veterans

The Village of Wappingers Falls, NY
Mayor Matt Alexander
Deputy Mayor Scott Davis

Brian Whitten, Mary Paonessa,
Kevin Huber, Ronnie Komornik

Raymond C. Chase Jr.,  Village Justice

Senator Sue Serino

Assemblywoman, Didi Barett

Dutchess County Executive 
         Marcus J. Molinaro
Dutchess County Judge, Peter Forman
Dutchess County Clerk, Bradford Kendall
Dutchess County Comptroller, Robin Lois
Dutchess County Legislators:
     Joseph Cavaccini, Lisa Paoloni
Dutchess County Office of the Aging
        Director Todd Tancredi

City of Poughkeepsie Mayor Rob Rolison 

Town of Wappinger:  
Supervisor Richard L. Thurston
Councilperson William H. Beale
(MC at Reviewing Stand)
Councilpersons: Angelina Bettina, Christopher Phillips, Al Casella
Highway Supt. Michael Sheehan
Town Clerk, Joseph Paoloni
Historian Joseph D. Cavaccini

Town of Poughkeepsie
Supervisor, Jon J. Baisley 

Councilpersons: Ann Shershin,
Bill Carlos, Jeffrey Renihan

Village of Wappingers Falls Fire Dept.
W. T. Garner Engine 1
S. W. Johnson Engine 2


Line Up first on McCafferty Place

Steam Fitters Local 21 Pipe Band 

Knights of Columbus
Color Corps #1646

Wappingers Falls Elks Lodge #2609

Cub Scout Pack 195 

Spackenkill Girl Scouts Unit

Girl Scouts Heart of Hudson
Wappingers & New Oaks Service  Unit

Girl Scouts Heart of Hudson Troop 10004
New Hamburg YC Fred Astaire Studio Float

Wappingers Cub Scout Pack 15

Cub Scout Pack 40 Wappingers Falls

Harlem Valley Girl Scouts

Girl Scout Troop 10172 Vail Farm Elementary

Girl Scout Brownie Troop 10201

Beacon Cub Scouts Pack 1

Kelly Oster School of Irish Dance

BSA Troop 236 Bugle & Drum
1933 Ford
Honeybee Child Care
Storm Water - John Karge
Dutchess County Soil & Water MS #4

Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union
DC Sports (Float on Clinton St)

Town of Wappinger Democratic Comm
Karen Smythe for State Senate
Laurette Giardino for NYS Assembly

The Wolf 94.3 & 97.3 - Hudson Valley Country

WPDH 101.5 Home of Rock & Roll
Chelsea Cleaners

VP Dance Academy

Foam and Wash Car Wash (Van)

Young Colonials

Arlington Fire District - Croft Cors.
East Fishkill Fire District



Line Up on North St.

Ancient Order of Hibernians
Pipes & Drum Rockland Co. 

St. Patrick "Himself"

Ancient Order of Hibernians
Dutchess County Monsignor Sheahan Div. 1

Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians
Dutchess County

Dutchess County American Legion

Wappingers Falls Business & Professional Association

D.C. Girl Scouts Fishkill Troop 240

St. Mary's Fishkill - Cub Pack 54

The Irish Dance Academy

Falls Diner and Catering

Rotary Club of Wappingers Falls

Tompkins Mahopac Bank (Float)

American Red Cross of Dutchess County

Dutchess County Legislative Republican Caucus

Town of Wappingers Republican Committee

Amerscot Highland Pipe Band 

Nature's Pantry
The O'Riain Academy

Bottini Fuel
Village P B A
Democratic Committee
9/11/01 Memorial Unit
Exempt Firemen Association

Hughsonville Fire District (106 Years Strong)
New Hackensack Fire District


Line Up behind Second Division on McCafferty Pl.
Westchester County Police
Emerald Society Pipes and Drums

U.S. Marine Corps, Stewart Air Field

Victor L. Bracone Post # 5913
Wappingers Falls
V.F.W. Post # 5913 Ladies Auxillary 

VFW Post #5913Victor L Bracone Float

Rolling Thunder - NY Chapter 3
"Semper Fi" Parents
MHA Dutchess Vet 2 Vet

Greystone Programs Float

Dutchess County SPCA
The Goat Gang (4H Club)

Town of Wappingers Little League

Spackenkill High School Band

NYS Dept. of Corrections
Green Haven Honor Guard
NYDOCCS Emerald Society
Downstate Chapter
Draft Team

STAR 93.3 FM Clear Channel

Hudson Valley Karate and Fitness

East Coast Salon
Revolution Allstars

Mix 97.7 Today's Best Mix
WRRV 92.7 & 96.9 WRRV

Southern Dutchess Patriots Football and Cheer

 H & R Block
Radio Woodstock- 100.1 WDST

All Sport Health & Fitness
Well Care
M and T Bank
Wappingers Rises
RPH Auto Repair, Inc.

Hudson Valley Renegades "Raskil"

Anthony Quatrochi's Martial Arts Institute

Wappinger Falls Youth Football & Cheer

New Hamburg Fire Department


Rain or Shine the Twenty Fifth Annual
Dutchess County St. Patrick's Parade
will proceed on Saturday March 7, 2020
2020 Printable Line Up Click Here

In honor of St. Patrick

St Patrick
Patron Saint of Ireland and New York

We honor all who have served and
are serving our Country.

Go raibh míle maith agaibh!
“A thousand thanks to all of you!”


Line Up on Clinton Street

 Hudson Highlands Pipe Band

New York State Police - Color Guard
New York State Police Car
Town of Fishkill Police Cadets

Town of Poughkeepsie
Police Department Honor Guard

Alasstar (Truck)

The Grand at River Valley (van)

ESD Mechanical
Guilfoyle School of Irish Dance
Fishkill Police Patrol Car

Dutchess Co. Fraternal Order of Police
Dutchess Co. Sheriff P.B.A.

Brandl's Towing

Q 92.1
Kiss FM 96.1
WRWD  107.3 Country
WKIP News Radio 1450 / 1370
Z 93.3 Hudson Valley's Classic Rock

Chelsea Yacht Club Float
Easter Bunny

Mini of Dutchess
Dennis Truett - Green Cobra 
East Fishkill Provisions

 Dutchess County St. Patrick's
Parade Committee

Mobile Life EMS

2020 Floats in the Parade:

 Mens AOH Float
 Ladies AOH Float 
 Greystone Programs Float 
 Tompkins Mahopac Bank Float
New Hamburg Yacht Club &
 Fred Astaire Dance School
 DC Sports
 Kidz Town
 Chelsea Yacht Club
 VFW Auxillary 5913 Victor Barcone


             Parade Route Map Click Here

2020 Printable Lineup Click Here

Join us at the Parade RAIN or SHINE

Note for Float Participants:
It is the driver's responsibility to check the parade route ahead of time if their float can make the turns safely. Vehicle guides are needed at each corner of a Float.  No throwing of candy or beads from floats.  Hand it out.

© 2021 St. Patrick's Parade Committee
P.O. Box 1352
Wappingers Falls, New York 12590
Phone:(914) 469-6661
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