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: 5:30-7:30pm
Location: Engine Room, 14 Holmes St., Mystic, CT

Join us at Engine Room as we celebrate and congratulate Bill Turner on being named the 2024 Grand Marshal of the Mystic Irish Parade!

Let’s gather together to honor Bill for this prestigious role in our community. Raise a glass and toast to his accomplishments as we kick off the festivities with a lively atmosphere and heartfelt cheers.

Indulge in delicious food available for purchase and enjoy the convenience of a cash bar, ensuring your evening is as enjoyable as it is memorable.

Don’t miss this chance to show your support and share in the excitement of this special occasion. See you there!

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!