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St. Patrick’s Day Procession and Annual Irish Flag Raising Ceremony

March 12, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Paint the city green at the inaugural Aurora St. Patrick’s Day Procession and Ceremony at noon on Sunday, March 12, 2023, in downtown Aurora.

Sponsored by the Dolan Family, in collaboration with the City of Aurora, the celebration will feature the ‘Daniel Dolan Sr.’ Procession with more than 20 procession units, including vehicles, cultural groups, businesses, and organizations.

With Downer Place as the focal route, the procession will step off Water St., head west, and conclude at Stolp Avenue, where participants and spectators will convene for the 2nd annual Irish Flag Raising Ceremony on the main stage located at 20 E. Downer Place.

The ceremony will include cultural performances, a proclamation reading, the Emerald Excellence Awards presentation, and the Irish Flag’s raising.

The public is invited to attend this family-friendly celebration.


For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of St. Patrick’s Day Events.


March 12
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Downtown Aurora
Aurora, IL United States + Google Map

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