Roscommon Easter Parade

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

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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 →

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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!

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2016 | Entries Now Open

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 roscommoneasterparade@gmail.com. Closing Date for Entries: Thursday 24th March 2016

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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  

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AND WE’RE OFF!! PARADE DETAILS for SUNDAY 5th APRIL

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 →

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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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Entries Open for 2014

Entries are now open for this years’s parade.  Download our ENTRY FORM or email your details to us at roscommoneasterparade@gmail.com

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Prize Winners Announced

Brilliant turnout for our parade today, great crowd and some really colourful and imaginative floats. Tough job for the judges….and the winners were: BEST COMMERCIAL: Top Filling Station & Daybreak, Ballyleague BEST COMMUNITY/VOLUNTARY: Roscommon Lamb Festival BEST RURAL ACTIVITIES & ENTERPRISES: Roscommon Industrial & Agricultural Show MOST ENTERTAINING: Gaelscoil de hIde SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD: Rosamba SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD: Roscommon Gaels …Continue reading →

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