Brooklyn St. Patrick's Parade 


Saturday - August 18th at 5:00PM

Our Lady of Knock - Queen of Ireland

5:00PM Rosary & Crowning of Our Lady

5:30PM Mass at Holy Name of Jesus Church

245 Prospect Park West

Followed by Rose Laying at Unborn Memorial &

Knock Video Showing & Refreshments in Shepherd's Hall 

Sunday - August 19th, 2018 at 11:00AM

Maryland 400 Commemoration

Ceremony at the Michael A. Rawley American Legion Post on 9th Street between 3rd and 4th Avenues.  Followed by wreath laying at burial site.  Memorial march to the Old Stone House (Battlesite) (3rd Street between 4th and 5th Avenues).

  Sunday August 26th, 2018

Annual Green-Wood Cemetery Commemorations

Meet at 11:30AM at the Archway in Cemetery

(5th Avenue & 25th Street)

In conjunction with the closing Ceremonies of the 242nd Anniversary of "The Battle of Brooklyn" Week highlighting the intertwined histories of Ireland & America and the vast contributions and significant and historic role of the Irish in the first battle of the American Revolution fought in Brooklyn.  Erin's Sons & Daughters served with great distinction, honor and heroism in all of the wars and many are buried in Green-Wood.  
Memorial march led by lone bagpiper to the memorials and gravesties for the wreath laying ceremonies:

Tribute to John Gallagher (1937-2002)

Historian & Author of the "Battle of Brooklyn" 

Moment of Silence for the Heroes & Victims of 9/11 - WTC

Saturday - September 15th Irish Heritage Trail & Irish Patriot's Day

Brooklyn's Historic Green-Wood Cemetery (5th Avenue & 25th Street)

Highlighting the Intertwined Histories of Ireland & America

in Civic, Historic, & Patriotic Events:

12:00PM Mass in Green-Wood's Chapel for the Irish Korean War Veterans

followed by tributes to: 

Ed Cush, Organizer of the Kings County Memorial Day Parade &

the Korean War Memorial at Cadman Plaza

Asenath Nicholson, Leader of Irish Famine Relief Efforts

Followed by refreshments in chapel

Followed by the Irish Heritage Trail to Memorials & Gravesites

for Orations, Wreath Laying & Bagpipers Tribute.  

Transportation provided by the Green-Wood Trolley

between the Irish Patriot's sites

Irish Korean War Veterans Memorial - Roll Call of Honor Ceremony

Matilda Tone, Wife of Irish Patriot Theobald Wolfe Tone

Brigadier General Thomas Francis Meagher, Leader of the Irish Brigade

Brigadier General Thomas Sweeney, Civil War Hero

Patrick O'Donohue, "Irish Rebel", Young Irelander Rebellion 

Clarence McKenzie, "Little Drummer Boy", died at 12 years old in the Civil War

Sunday - November 11th, 2018 - 12:00 Noon

Annual Parade Memorial Mass at

Holy Name of Jesus Church 

245 Prospect Park West
Followed by :

Announcement of the

2019 Brooklyn St. Patrick's Parade

Grand Marshal & Aides

Refreshments in Shepherd's Hall 
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Brooklyn St. Patrick's Parade Installation Dance

Saturday, February 2nd, 2019 at 8:00PM-12:00AM


Brooklyn St. Patrick's Parade

44th Annual

​March 17th, 2019