St. Patrick’s Parade in Bray 2023

On Friday, March 17th, the parade will explode onto the streets of Bray, celebrating the many cultures, communities and organisations of the town.

The St Patrick’s Festival Bray will be a colourful display for the thousands of spectators, who visit Bray for the parade. There are several different categories of awards for the parade participants, the winners of which will be selected by the judges on the Seafront viewing stand.

The parade will kick off at 2 pm starting at the Town Hall and finishing at the reviewing stand on the Seafront.
Bray’s St. Patrick’s Festival and Parade are proudly brought to you by the Bray & District Chamber of Commerce, Wicklow County Council and

2023 details to follow at St Patrick’s Festival Bray




Festival Events Information 2022

St. Patrick’s Festival Parade

The festival’s main event, the Bray Parade will kick off at 2 pm from the Town Hall to the viewing stand at the northern part of the Seafront. 

To Find Out More About The Bray St. Patrick’s Parade

Download the 2022 St. Patrick’s Festival Bray Pocket Guide – Please consider the environment before printing! 

The Funfair Mile

Once again Bray welcome back Bird’s Euroshow Funfair, the largest funfair in the country. All your favourite rides will cover Bray’s mile long seafront. This year it boasts 20 rides and welcomes 4 new additions that are sure to give you the thrill of your life. Rides include the dreaded Ghost Train, the dizzy Waltzer, the colourful Carousel and of course Bounce World for the children so there should be something for all of the family.

The Funfair will run from the 16 to 19 March from 12.00 to 22.00 each day