Mystic Irish Parade Events 2024

Please mark your calendars and we look forward to seeing you at these events!

Breakfast and Brew @ Ryan’s Pub

Date: Sunday, February 4th
Time: 11:00 am
Location: Ryan’s Pub
Start your day with a hearty Irish breakfast and lively tunes from Fake Experience. Purchase a raffle ticket for the parade and enjoy a complimentary green beer on us!

Grand Marshal Press Conference

Date: Monday, February 5th
Time: 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Location: Sift in Mystic
We will unveil this year’s Grand Marshal at our beloved bakery, Sift. Come and be part of the excitement!

Mystic Irish Parade Dinner

Date: Saturday, March 9th
Time: 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Location: The Velvet Mill
An enchanting evening featuring dinner, live music, and dancing. Enhance your experience by participating in our raffle – excitement and surprises await!

Tickets are available here.

Grand Marshal Meet and Greet

Date: Friday, March 22nd
Time: To be determined
Location: To be determined
Join us for a casual meet & greet with our 2024 Grand Marshal and the Parade Committee Members. This is a wonderful opportunity to mingle and celebrate our shared heritage.

Mystic Irish 5K

Date: Saturday, March 23rd
Time: 9:30 am (Fun Run), 10:00 am (5K)
Location: Pearl St., Mystic
Sign Up: Link
In collaboration with the Town of Groton Parks & Recreation, come join us for this spirited road race. Committee members will be there to recognize our dignitaries and supporters.

19th Annual Mystic Irish Parade

Date: Sunday, March 24th
Time: Muster at 10:00 am, Step off at 1:00 pm
Location: South parking lot of the Mystic Seaport
The highlight of our celebrations, featuring floats, bands, and a wave of green as we parade through Mystic.

Trip to Ireland Raffle and Awards Party

Date: Sunday, April 7, 2024
Time: Starting at 2:30 pm, Awards at 3:00 pm & Raffle Drawing at 4:00 pm
Location: Harp & Hound
Concluding our parade season with a bang, join us for the Awards Party & Raffle Drawing. We’ll be honoring our participants and one lucky winner will be jetting off to Ireland!