Roscommon Easter Parade

Roscommon Town's Annual Easter Parade which takes place on Easter Sunday

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Last Call for Entries

Entries for the 2017 Roscommon Easter Parade close this evening Thursday 13th April.  Those wishing to take part can use the Entry Form or email entries to Anyone wishing to pay the entry fee electronically can do so – details as follows: ACCOUNT NAME: Easter Parade IBAN: IE61 BOFI 9054 2484 8149 16 BIC: BOFIIE2D


Entries Open for 2017

The parade committee is now working hard organising this year’s event and we are now inviting entries.  Just fill out our Entry Form or email details to Closing Date: Thursday 13th April 2017


Ready to Roll for 2016

So we’re nearly ready to roll….we’ve a fantastic number of entries for our Easter Parade in Roscommon on Sunday and we’re keeping our fingers crossed for the weather!! For those of you taking part assembly is at 11:30am as follows: Mobile Floats – Abbeytown/Galway Road area Walking Floats – CBS Secondary School Bands – Library Headquarters There is a running …Continue reading →


2016 Parade Launch | Thursday 10th March @ 6pm

Join us for the launch of the 2016 parade on Thursday March 10th on The Square.  Come along for a preview of what’s happening this year!  PLEASE NOTE: The launch is now taking place at the EARLIER time of 6:00pm.  All welcome!


2016 | Entries Now Open

2016 Open for Entries

Entries are now being accepted for the 2016 Roscommon Easter Parade. Entry Fees are as follows: Commercial Floats – €60 Community/Voluntary – €30 You can download the 2016 ENTRY FORM here or email us at Closing Date for Entries: Thursday 24th March 2016


Easter Parade Meeting | Tuesday Jan 19th

Roscommon Easter Parade Committee meeting will be held on Tuesday 19th January in Gleeson’s Townhouse​ at 6:30pm. We’ll be making plans for this year’s Easter weekend in Roscommon and of course the Easter Parade. Anyone interested in getting involved is very welcome to come along.


Parade Results 2015

Wow – what an amazing parade we had on Sunday – some incredible floats and a real community spirit on display. Well done everyone!! The judges had some tough decisions!!Congrats to the winners 🙂 BEST COMMERCIAL: Klassic Cleaners BEST COMMUNITY/VOLUNTARY: Roscommon Industrial & Agricultural Show MOST ENTERTAINING: Roscommon Fire Brigade BEST OVERALL: Gaelscoil de hIde  



Well everyone, we’re pretty much all set for what we hope will be a brilliant parade in Roscommon today. It’s going to be BIG…we’ve got a total of 44 floats (at last count) and we’re kicking things off at 1pm from the Abbeytown area. If you’re taking part here’s a reminder of where to gather in advance. Marching Bands – …Continue reading →



FINAL CALL FOR ENTRIES Hey everyone – hope ye’re all set for this Sundays parade 🙂 We’re all really looking forward to it! We’re giving a shout out for a final call for entries today. The good news is that it’s not too late to take part so if you’d like to be included on the running order let us …Continue reading →


2015 Parade – OFFICIAL LAUNCH – Monday March 23rd

LAUNCH INVITATION Calling all community & voluntary groups, schools, leisure and sports clubs and of course the business community in Roscommon Town and surrounding areas…. Come along to the official launch of this year’s Easter Parade on Monday evening March 23rd at 6pm on The Square in Roscommon Town. Anyone interested in possibly sponsoring one of our specially commissioned floats …Continue reading →

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