Half-Way to St. Patrick's Day
Saturday, September 16, 2018

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Hibernian Hall, 2 Wellington Avenue, Newport, RI 02840

Join us for a BBQ in support of the 2019 Parade!  There will be food, music, and wine/beer!  The event is $15 per person with entertainment!

St. Practice Day
Sunday, February 24, 2019

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

O'Brien's Pub, 501 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840

This major Parade fund-raiser is in honor of the Grand Marshal - Robert "Bobby" Lehane, and will feature light food, music, & raffles!!  This event is always a blast!  Price is $25

Sponsored by:O'Brien's Pub


Grand Marshal Roast

Saturday, March 2, 2019

5:30 pm - 9:00pm

St. Augustin's Church Hall

Corner of Carroll & Harrison Avenues

The roast is honoring this year's Grand Marshal, Robert Lehane.  The event will begin after the 5:30pm Mass and will end when all roasting in completed.  Tickets are $25.  For advanced tickets call 846-5081 or purchase from Hibernian Hall.  Heavy hors d'oeuvres.

Sponsored by: The Parade Committee


Green Eggs & Ham Brunch
Sunday, March 10, 201

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Hibernian Hall, 2 Wellington Avenue, Newport, RI 02840

This is a parade fund-raiser, and is always a great fun family event. Come on down and enjoy the big spread of food. Price is $10 adults, $5 children 3-12, (under 3 free).  Live Irish music to follow at 1:00 pm!

Newport Craft Brewing & Distilling Co. Pint Night

Dates Location Time
Monday, March 11th Fastnet 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Tuesday, March 12th Malt 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Wednesday, March 13th

Caleb & Broad

6:00pm – 8:00pm
Wednesday, March 13th O'Brien's Pub 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Thursday, March 14th 5th Element 8:00pm – 10:00pm
Thursday, March 14th Midtown Oyster Bar 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Friday, March 15th Busker's 6:00pm – sold out


Join us for one of our most popular events of the season – Pint Night - and enjoy a Great Beer for a Great Cause!  When you buy a Newport Storm Spring Irish Red Ale for an additional $2 you get an Official St. Patrick’s Day pint glass to keep! 

Don’t drink?  Pint glasses sold empty for $5.00!  Last year we sold out of Pint Glasses!  Don't lose out on owning your official Parade collectible this year.

Please visit our sponsor, Newport Craft Brewing & Distilling Co. at for more information


Big Daddy Award Ceremony & Pre-Parade Party
Friday, March 15, 2019

6:00 pm

Hibernian Hall, 2 Wellington Avenue, Newport, RI 02840

This year’s winner is IHOP Restaurant in Middletown, RI owned by Karen and Bill Cardinal.

This is a free event. Hors d'oeuvres will be served. Entertainment will include Collume Cille and Banda La Gaites Austries Spanish Pipes and Drums bands, along with a DJ. Special guests include Big Daddy Award winners Bill and Karen Cardinal.

63rd  Annual - Newport, RI - St. Patrick's Day Parade
Saturday, March 16, 2019

11:00 am Start @  Newport City Hall on Broadway finishing at Carroll Avenue at Saint Augustin’s Church in the heart of the Fifth Ward. Two hours.

Sponsored by: The Parade Committee


Saturday, March 16, 2019

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Location Martin Recreation Center “The Hut” - 35 Golden Hill Street

This event is a non- alcohol event. There will be entertainment with; Bag Pipers, Irish step dancers, pirates, face painting, and more. There will be a “How Green AM I” contest with cash prize ($150, 100, & 50) and a $100 cash door prize!   There will also be giveaways. Entry is free! 

Enjoy a classic good time at no cost and a chance to win prizes and money!

Sponsored by:Savings Institute Bank & Trust


Parade Award Night

Thursday, TBD, 2019

6:30pm to 8:30pm

Location: Newport Craft Brewing & Distilling Co., 293 J.T. Connell Highway, Newport, RI 02840

RSVP by April 27th, 2019


“Best of” awards will be presented to the winners of this year’s Parade.  Always a fun time with heavy hors d’oeuvres and great Newport Craft Brewing & Distilling Co. beer! 

Sponsored by: Newport This Week & Newport Craft Brewing & Distilling Co.