The 2014 Festival Parade will be animated by Ireland’s leading pageant companies, their fantastical creations and thrilling performances inspired by the past will enthral and excite. Amidst the colourful pageantry, bands from across the globe will deliver uplifting scores and rousing beats.
The spectacular procession will wind its way through the heart of Dublin city, bursting with colour and theatrics.
The Parade begins on Parnell Square and continues on to O’Connell Street and over O’Connell Bridge to Westmoreland Street. It then winds its way down Dame Street and Lord Edward Street passing by Christchurch Cathedral and along Patrick Street where it finishes just past St. Patrick’s Cathedral. Click the link to the right to see the Parade Route Map!