The Historic Downtown Special Improvement District will hold its Annual Historic Downtown Tree Lighting and Menorah Ceremony at the Newark Avenue Pedestrian Mall on December 8...
The 40th Annual West Hudson Saint Patrick's Day Parade will be held on March 10, 2013 at 2:00 pm.
This will be one of the largest parades since the event's beginning in 1973. With over 50 marching units taking part, the parade has been expanded to 5 divisions. The Grand Marshal and Deputies will be escorted by the award-winning Color Guard of the West Hudson Marine Corps League, the St. Columcille United Gaelic Pipe Band, and accompanied by over 1000 marchers on a parade route through Harrison, East Newark and Kearny.
Grand Marshal: James J. Miller, Sr.
Deputy Grand Marshal: Daniel Choffo
Honorary Irishwoman of the Year: The Honorable Carol Jean Doyle
President: Kevin M. Quinn
Parade Adjutant: Michael Conlon
Click here for details about the parade route and other event information.
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