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Winners of the 47th annual St Patrick's Day parade

Post Date:03/13/2017 10:59 AM

Children in the St Patrick's Day paradeThank you to all of the local business, clubs and organizations that came out March 11 to make the 47th annual St. Patrick’s Parade a great event.

This year’s parade had 40 entries. There were dogs in tutus, cars with shamrocks, music, green hair-dos, striped socks, orange beards and cowboys in bathtubs. The award winners were:

-Best Overall: entry 160, Señor Bob's Day of the Cowboys
-St. Patrick's Day Award: entry 135, Southwest Sky Pipes and Drums
-Best Float: entry 136, Old Town Mission
-Best Band: entry 150, Chino Valley HS Marching Band
-Best Dance Group: entry 164, Summit LIFE
-Best Equestrian: entry 130, Camp Verde Cavalry
-Best Dressed: entry 157, Clowns
-Most Humorous: entry 139, Humane Society of Sedona
-Most Unique: entry 159, Horseman Lodge/A-Z Carriages
-Most Enthusiastic: entry 145, Sedona Verde Valley Pride
-Best Vehicle: entry 151, Sedona Car Club

Thank you to all of our sponsors, and we look forward to a great 48th event next year. The Sedona Parks and Recreation Department offer a variety of quality events and programs throughout the year. For a complete list, please reference the Parks and Recreation website at

Human Society St Patrick's Day paradeSummit Life band in the parade

St Patrick's Day parade team






















Photos shown: Children in the St. Patrick's Day parade; Humane Society parade participants; Summit Life musical participant; City and Northern Arizona University parade organizers.


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