Welcome to paradeday.com. Your guide to The Morris County St. Patrick’s Day parade on Saturday March 11th, 2023 as well as all the exciting parade related events that happen throughout the entire year.
Keep checking back as we prepare to launch an entirely new web experience
2023 Grand Marshal
Ryan G. Dawson
The Morris County St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee is proud to announce Ryan Dawson as the Grand Marshal for the 2023 St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Ryan has been an integral member of the parade committee and the finance committee assisting in raising money for the parade as Finance Committee Chairman. Mr. Dawson is a member and former president of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick of Morris County. He is a realtor for Weichert Realtors in Morristown and resides in Mendham with his wife Melinda. Please join us in congratulating Ryan as our Grand Marshal for 2023!!!
It was on March 17, 1979, the first official modern-day Morris Country St. Patrick’s Day in Morris /country, was held in Wharton, NJ. On January 18, 1991, a Certificate of Incorporation for Non-Profit Organization was issued for St. Patrick’s Day Parade of Morris County, Inc., and a Board of Trustees was formed for the new non-profit Organization. It was formed to run the parade, to pay parade expenses, and most importantly, to provide charitable contribution to promote Irish culture and support various local children’s and other organizations that benefit Morris County. March 16, 1991, the annual Morris County St. Patrick’s Day Parade Stepped off in Morristown for the first time.