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THE EVENTS

SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2022

PRESENTED BY CAPITAL WASTE SERVICES

THE ST. PAT’S PARADE

The famous Budweiser Clydesdales will deliver the opening ceremony in Five Points as an introduction to the St. Pat’s in Five Points Parade. The gates open at 9 a.m., so don’t miss your chance to grab your viewing spot inside the festival, for a show you won’t want to miss! If you have any additional questions about the parade, contact our Parade Coordinator, Kim Mitchell.

GRAND MARSHALS

2020 – Will Brennan, Disctrict 3 City Council
2019 – Harris Pastides, University of South Carolina President
2018 – Col. Jack Van Loan (Festival Chair for Over a Decade)
2017 – Fort Jackson (in honor of their Centennial year in 2017)
2016 – SC Strong (in honor of first responders during the historic flooding in October 2015)
2015 – Five Points (in honor of their Centennial Celebration in 2015)
2014 – MG Brad Becker, CG Fort Jackson
2013 – Col. Jack Van Loan (Festival Chair for Over a Decade)
2012 – Col. Jack Van Loan (Festival Chair for Over a Decade)
2011 – Mayor Steve Benjamin
2010 – USO Float (Honoring veterans from World War II to present day)
2009 – A Salute to our Armed Forces (Honorees from each branch of the US Military)
2008 – Duncan MacRae (Festival co-founder/Owner Yesterday’s Restaurant)
2006 – Coach Steve Spurrier (University of South Carolina Head Football Coach)
2005 – Lea “Sarge” Masters (CBS Survivor Vanuatu Show)
2004 – The Honorable Joe Wilson (United States House of Representatives)