St. Patrick’s Parade signup extended

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT

ST. CHARLES – The deadline to sign up for the St. Patrick’s Parade has been extended to Friday, according to a Downtown St. Charles Partnership news release.

The parade is set for 2 p.m. March 15 on East Main Street from Sixth Street to Fourth Avenue in St. Charles. About 8,000 people are expected to watch and participate in the parade.

The lineup so far includes Irish dancers, authentic Irish music, school groups, bands, service clubs and floats.

Because of increasing interest, the partnership extended the signup deadline by a week and is seeking entries from businesses, politicians and nonprofit organizations. The fee is $250 for business and political entries, $125 for DSCP business members and free for nonprofit entries.

Interested parties must complete an entry form, obtain a certificate of insurance and sign off on the rules and regulations. Documents and fees are due to the Downtown St. Charles Partnership office, 2 E. Main St., St. Charles, by Friday.

Visit for the entry forms.

The partnership can be reached at 630-443-3969 and for information.

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