A Northforker guide to St. Patrick’s Day parades

St. Patrick’s Day is nearing and there are plenty of parades on the East End and beyond to get you in the spirit.

Here’s a list of events celebrating Ireland’s patron saint on the North Fork and beyond.

Cutchogue St. Patrick’s Parade

The North Fork Chamber of Commerce will host its 14th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade on Saturday, March 10 at 2 p.m. The route starts at the traffic light at Cox Lane, goes down Route 25 and ends in Cutchogue village.

Any organizations interested in marching should contact Joe Corso at (631) 734-5959. Visit cutchoguefiredepartment.org for more information.

Westhampton Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The Westhampton Beach Saint Patrick’s Day Parade is returning for its 51st year on Saturday, March 10 at 12 p.m. The parade is weather permitting and will also feature an outdoor kids carnival from 11 a.m. until dusk.

For more information contact the Westhampton Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee.

Miller Place-Rocky Point St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The Friends of St. Patrick is hosting its 68th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade on Sunday, March 11 at 1 p.m. The three-mile long parade starts in Miller Place on the corner of Route 25A and Harrison and ends at Broadway and North Country Road in Rocky Point.

Those interested in participating can fill on an online form for a chance to march.

Jamesport St. Patrick’s Parade

The East End Emerald Society kicks off its 5th annual Jamesport St. Patrick’s Day parade on Saturday, March 24 at 1 p.m. The parade starts at the intersection of Washington and North Railroad Avenue in Jamesport and travels north to Jamesport Fire Department’s Manor Road headquarters. The parade will go on rain or shine.

Email info@eastendemeraldsociety.com for more info.

Hampton Bays St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The 14th annual Hampton Bays parade kicks off at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 24. The route starts at the Hampton Bays Elementary School and ends at the Hampton Atrium parking lot. Contact the Hampton Bays Hibernians St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee for more information.

Montauk St. Patrick’s Day Parade  

The 56th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade is returning on Sunday, March 25. The state’s second largest St. Patrick’s Day parade kicks off at 12 p.m. on Edgemere Road before turning on to Main Street.

Get there early to enjoy hot soups donated by local restaurants and served by the Montauk Chamber of Commerce starting at 10 a.m. on the village green.  

For more information contact the Montauk Friends of Erin.