Organizers are expecting more than 10,00 marchers in 200 marching units.
The day’s celebration will include a number of masses around the city and conclude with the 143rd annual St. Patrick’s Day Banquet hosted by the Ancient Order of Hibernians and Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel
The United Irish Societies honorees for the parade include Grand Marshal John Hayes, “Irish Mother,” Bonnie McNally Chambers, co-chairs Shannon Corcoran and Fr. Thomas Johns. The Hibernian of the Year is James McIlwee.
Details on all the day’s events at www.clevelandsirishparade.org.