Each year, the Manchester St. Patrick’s Parade Committee recognizes one person of Irish heritage and Catholic faith who has contributed to the betterment of the greater Manchester area. This person is named the parade’s Grand Marshal, and marches with their family in the parade.
Nominations for Grand Marshal are due, in writing, by midnight on October 7 for the following year’s parade. The parade Grand Marshal is selected by a committee made up of the previous Grand Marshals and is announced in January.
2017 Grand Marshal:
If you would like to mail your nomination,
please DOWNLOAD A PDF OF THE FORM and print.