Mystic Irish Parade
Family and friends from near and far will join together as one community to celebrate love, hope & Celtic culture.
The parade is Mystic’s largest landmark event, and it is also one of the state’s most renowned and celebrated Celtic cultural events. The Sunday afternoon festivities will begin at the Mystic Seaport and journey downtown, concluding at the Mystic Arts Center. Over 32,000 people will fill the streets of Mystic for celebration and observance of the Irish holiday of St. Patrick’s Day!
Mystic St. Patrick’s Parade Route Begin at South Parking Lot of Mystic Seaport. The route continues:
- Left (South) on Greenmanville Rd (SR-27)
- Right on Willow Street Left on Broadway
- Right on East Main St (SR-1)
- Across Bridge Left on Water St (SR-215)
- End at Mystic Arts Center
Downtown parking can be found at the Mystic Arts Center Parking lot, 9 Water Street, this is were the parade ends and is signified by the star on the map above. Lots of additional smaller parking lots can be found along the parade route or on the many side streets along the route. Parking is also plentiful in the Olde Mystic Village parking lot however it is a mile walk from there to the parade route.
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