Event Details


SUNDAY 18TH MARCH

ST PATRICK’S DAY DIGNITARIES RECEPTION

Luton Town Hall, LU1 2BQ

12.00pm – 1.15pm Galway Trad Group Traditional Irish music and dancing
SUNDAY 18TH MARCH

ST PATRICK’S DAY PRE PARADE MASS

Our Lady Help of Christians, LU1 3AG

9.30am Sean O’Riada Mass Luton Irish Forum Choir
SUNDAY 18TH MARCH

PARADE

11.00am Parade The walking parade will meet in Hitchin Road carpark, adjacent to Hitchin Road, and floats will gather in Concorde Street. On departure, the walking parade will lead, and floats will join the rear of the parade at the Hitchin Road / Brunswick Street Roundabout and then proceed south west towards the town centre. The parade will turn right into Station Road at the traffic lights and will continue along Station Road. On reaching Mill Street, the parade will turn left on to Guildford Street and right into Bridge Street. At the end of Bridge Street the parade will turn left onto New Bedford Road and will continue on to Manchester Street, into Upper George Street where it will finish at Market Hill. Floats will finish on Upper George Street.
SUNDAY 18TH MARCH                                                                                                                     OUTDOOR STAGE                                                                                                                                          Market Hill Stage LU1 2YN
10.30am – 4.00pm Jim Carway DJ and host of Luton Irish Live Show, Diverse FM
11.45am The Emerald Pipeband Pipe Music
12.00pm Addresses LIF Trustee Tom Scanlon;

Mayor of Luton, Cllr Mohammad Ayub;

Irish Embassy representative

Presentation of Shamrock With the Emerald Pipeband
12.15pm – 1.15pm Rigs & Jeels Traditional Irish music and dancing
1.30pm – 2.45pm Tommy Fleming Irish Country
3.00pm – 4.00pm The Bible Code Sundays Celtic rock
4.00pm Close
SUNDAY 18TH MARCH

INDOOR STAGE

The Mall Smith Square Stage LU1 2HN

11.00am –    11.25pm Crosskeys Country and pop music
11.30am –    11.50pm       The Walshe Academy of Irish Dancing Irish dancing
12.00pm – 12.20pm  The Tiersha Academy of Irish Dancing Irish dancing
12.25pm – 12.45pm Scoil Rince Realta – Irish Dancing School Irish dancing
12.55pm –     1.15pm Ramridge Primary School Choir
1.20pm –                  1.40pm Crosskeys  Country and pop music
13.50pm –     14.10pm The Wilson’s Show Rock ‘n’ Roll, country & party hits
14.15pm – 14.35pm Galway Trad Group Traditional Irish music and dancing
14.45pm – 3.05pm Finbarr Conway Academy of Irish Dancing Irish dancing
3.10pm –                  3.30pm Rigs & Jeels Irish dancing and music

 

Luton St Patrick’s Festival 2018 – Parade Day