Gathering of the Clan Luncheon:
Friday, March 13, 2015 - River Center, 136 E. Third St., Davenport,
Doors open for the luncheon
at 11:00am. This is
the beginning of The Grand Weekend with the introduction of the
of the Year and
Grand Marshal of Grand
Also on the agenda will
be St. Patrick Society
This event will kick off the big weekend and will include musical
The Grand Parade and Mass:
Saturday, March 14, 2015 -
the Grand Parade XXX commences with 10:00 Mass
at St. Mary's Church in Rock Island, Ill. The Grand Parade begins at
23rd St. and 4th Avenue, Rock Island, Ill. proceeds through downtown Rock
Island, Ill. and
crosses the Mississippi River to downtown
Davenport, Iowa. It starts at 11:30 and ends at 1:30pm. See a map
of parade route here.
In partnership with Riverbend Food Bank,
the St. Patrick Society will host a food drive on parade day, March
14. Approximately 30 minutes before the parade start at
11:30am, a Riverbend Food Bank truck and volunteers will collect
non-perishable food items donated by spectators along the parade
route. Also, food items can be donated at the Gathering of the Clan
Luncheon on Friday March 13 and at the Post-Parade Bash on Saturday
March 14, both events held at the Davenport RiverCenter.
Saturday March 14, 2015 River Center, 136 E. Third St., Davenport, Iowa. The
St. Patrick Society Post Parade Bash occurs after Grand Parade.
open at 1:00 pm.
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