Special Events
The Erie Saint Patrick's Day Parade
Sponsored by the Knights and Ladies of Saint Patrick & the Erie Zoo, the parade is held on the Saturday before March 17th or on Saint Patrick's Day itself if it falls on the Saturday. Featuring local bands and groups from throughout the greater Erie Community, the parade launches at 11th and State Streets and ends at Saint Patrick Church. More photos from this event!
EVENTS
We hold special events throughout the year. 
The two events that feature the irish heritage include the annual parade for St. Patrick's day and the Erie Irish Festival.
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Mardis Gras Party 2017
* A special thank you to faithful members of Saint Patrick Church who volunteer countless hours in ministries.

Erie Irish Festival
* Returning to Downtown Erie in 2014

Relay for Life 
Annual walk at Harborcreek High School.

St. Patrick's Day Parade 2013
* Our annual parade in downtown Erie.

St. Patrick Parish 175th Banquet
* A special event for our 175th year was celebrated with parishioners at the Bayfront Convention Center.

175th Anniversary Video
* A special presentation featuring Saint Patrick's through the years.

Knights & Ladies of Saint Patrick
* Dinner & Marching in the Saint Patrick's Day Parade on State Street in March.

Easter 2012 Mass
* Here's a wonderful photogallery of a full church & beautiful decorations from Easter.

Saint Patricks Day Parade
Knights and Ladies
Knights and Ladies of St. Pats
Irish Cultural Society
The Erie Irish Festival
This festival marks the half-way point to Saint Patrick's Day! We returned to our irish neighborhood in downtown Erie in 2014! This three day festival brings together Irish musicians from around the country, the award winning Rince na tier na School of Irish dance, Irish vendors, authentic irish food and beverages and an irish bake sale. Please visit  ERIEIRISHFESTIVAL.COM FOR MORE INFORMATION. 
Photo Galleries from our Special Events
Photo galleries of our special events...
Erie Irish Festival, Downtown Erie, Saint Patrick Church
Erie Irish Festival, Downtown Erie, Saint Patrick Church
Erie Irish Festival, Downtown Erie, Saint Patrick Church
Erie Irish Festival, Downtown Erie, Saint Patrick Church
Erie Irish Festival, Downtown Erie, Saint Patrick Church
Erie Irish Festival, Downtown Erie, Saint Patrick Church
Erie Irish Festival, Downtown Erie, Saint Patrick Church
Erie Irish Festival, Downtown Erie, Saint Patrick Church