Thank you for your organizations interest in participating in the Carbon County St Patrick’s Day Parade. Please read all instructions carefully. If you have any parade participation questions, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


1. Complete registration form and submit. Click on the left the category which best describes your organization and complete the corresponding form. You can print and mail the form or email the form. Please note registration deadlines on form!


*If your organization requires payment for parade participation, please contact Hugh Dugan at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss.

The parade committee reserves the right to review all parade participants’ eligibility and deny participation.

2. Once your registration form has been reviewed and accepted by the committee, you will receive and confirmation letter and instruction packet via USPS to the address that you listed on your registration form. This will be mailed 7-10 days prior to the parade. However, these forms are also listed here for your convenience.

Everyone will receive the General Confirmation letter, please review instructions carefully.

The parade has two locations for day of parade registration. Please be sure to go to the correct one. Vehicles will not be allowed to travel up Broadway the day of the parade. If you have a vehicle on the parade you will travel to the Mauch Chunk Lake Park to register. If you do not have a vehicle in the parade, you will register at the Carbon County Courthouse Annex. A shuttle will be provided from the annex to transport participants to the line of march.  

3. Line of March - we receive many calls asking where your organization will be in the line of march on parade day. This will be printed a few days prior to the parade in the Times News. We try to provide variety in entertainment for the spectators in each division, therefore we do not take requests of where your group would like to be placed in the parade line. Upon registration on parade day, you will instructed as to where your group located in the line of march. For your convenience, we will also upload the line of march to this website 48-72 hours prior to the parade.