Parade: Sun., March 12th 2017, 1:00 PM

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To: All Parade Participants

PLEASE READ ALL OF THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION!

Should you have any questions, please email info@rumsonstpatricksdayparade.org.

Day of Parade Information

Please assign one representative to serve as your Unit Captain. All Unit Captains must register the day of the Parade. No Exceptions.

There will be TWO registration locations:

1. BANDS & MARCHERS (NO VEHICLES OR FLOATS IN YOUR UNIT)
Registration Location:  Church St. between Allen St. and Lafayette St. at Rogers Park

                                 Registration will open at 10:30am and close at Noon

  • A Unit number will be assigned during registration. You will be directed to a green cone that will have your designated Unit number posted. Units MUST be lined up by 12:15pm.
  • Line up will be on Church St. from Allen St., down Third St. to West River Rd.
  • Parade Marshals will escort your Unit to the Parade staging area shortly after 12:15pm. The Parade will start promptly at 1pm. The Parade route is approximately one mile.   

It is encouraged that all participants ARRIVE IN TOWN NO LATER THEN 11:00am due to road closures and limited parking.  Note: River Rd. will be closed from Buena Vista Ave. to Bingham Ave. starting at 11:15am.

Interactive route maps below. Click location items for details.  Click  legend icon for Map Legend and large-map icon for larger map.



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2.  ALL VEHICLES & FLOATS    
Registration Location:         Bellevue Ave. & N. Rohallion Dr.  (Front of Rumson Country Day School).  

Registration will open at 11:15am and close at 12:15pm
Participants MUST enter Bellevue Ave. off of Rumson Rd. ONLY and proceed              to registration. Bellevue Ave. will be closed to all traffic.  

  • A Unit number will be assigned during registration. You will be notified when to proceed to the green cone that will have your designated Unit number posted.
  • Numbered cones will be lined up along Bellevue Ave. and West River Rd. to Third St.
  • Walkers associated with vehicles and floats may wish to stage on Second St. and proceed to your Unit north on River Rd. between noon and 12:30pm. It is encouraged to leave amble time to park.
  • West River Rd. will be closed from Buena Vista Ave. to Bingham Ave. starting at 11:15am.


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  • Parking will be east of Bingham Ave. on Black Point Road, Narumson St., Lakeside Ave., Park Ave., Lennox Ave. and Forrest Ave.
  • Parade Marshals will be wearing green reflective vests should you need any assistance.
  • There will be several portable latrines located throughout the town. Please refer to map on our website www.rumsonstpatricksdayparade.org/participate/event-logistics/event-maps/

Rules and Regulations for Parade Participants

  1. Safety is Priority One
  2. Please abide by all of the Rules and Regulations from registering or refer to our website
  3. NO open containers, NO throwing of any kind and NO solicitation for donations
  4. Any hand outs must be given directly to the spectators, nothing should be thrown
  5. If you are handling any animals, your Unit is reasonable for Clean Up
  6. NO Sirens or Horns of any kind are permitted
  7. This is a family event for the entire community. All performances, activities, signage, logos, music and anything that can be seen or heard by the crowd must be Rated “G”
  8. Musical/dancing groups are permitted to stop up to a minute and a half to perform for the Judges at the near end of the Parade route in front of the Rumson Firehouse apron (just past Black Point Rd. and East River Rd.). There will be no stopping along the Parade Route.

Thank you for participating in our 2017 Fifth Annual Parade!
Please enjoy this Irish day of celebration and all that Rumson has to offer!

                                  

OVERVIEW MAP – (showing all units)


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View Parade Route here.