Downtown Lee’s Summit welcomes the annual Emerald Isle Parade, presented by Llywelyn’s Pub

Emerald Isle Logo 2017 Feeling LuckyTake part in activities throughout the day including an Irish Breakfast, Gold Coin Hunt, and a post-parade pub crawl.

Celebrate all things Irish during the annual Emerald Isle Parade, which begins at noon Saturday, March 11, 2017 in Downtown Lee’s Summit. The popular parade and fun activities before and after take place the Saturday before St. Patrick’s Day. This year’s parade theme is “Feelin’ Lucky.”

Marching bands, color guards, dance teams, and some other entertainment groups will not be charged for their entries. All other groups pay a small fee to participate. If you are interested in having a float or entry in the parade, please contact Julie Cook at 816-246-6598 or The deadline for parade entry applications is February 24.

The Emerald Isle Parade, hosted by Downtown Lee’s Summit Main Street, is presented by Llywelyn’s Pub and sponsored by Amtrak/Missouri River Runner, Down to Earth Services, Lakewood Counseling/Truman Medical Center, Weed Man, and the Lee’s Summit Journal.

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More information about the event can be found at


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