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St Patrick's Day - Downpatrick
St Patrick's Day - Downpatrick
St Patrick's Day - Downpatrick

Fabulous activities and performances will take place in St Patrick Square including live music, dance, arts, crafts and face painting. Additional children’s activities can also be found in Journey Community Church on Market Street.

A free park and ride service will be operating from Downpatrick Racecourse from 11:30 – 17:00.

Cross-Community Carnival Parade - The Cross-Community Carnival Parade is the centrepiece of celebrations in Downpatrick. This annual cavalcade of floats, bands and community groups provide a spectacular display.

The parade route follows the Ardglass Road, Edward Street, John Street and Market Street finishing at Rathkeltair House car park.

Opening times

Various events throughout the day from 10.00 - Cross Community Carnival Parade - 14.00

Price list

Free event


  • Free (parking charges may apply)

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  • Free (parking charges may apply)
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St Patrick's Day - Downpatrick

Downpatrick Visitor Information Centre Market Street
County Down
BT30 6LZ
Phone number
T: 03301374046
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