mix94.5 on board to support St Pat’s

In another huge coup for the Festival, leading Perth commercial radio station mix94.5 will partner the event as the Official Radio Partner of the St Patrick’s Festival of WA. mix94.5 will provide promotional support to the Festival allowing it to reach out to a massive Perth audience through advertising and on air messages which will in turn drive a huge turnout for the street parade and family fun day on Sunday 15 March which is presented by the City of Leederville. The Sunday Times and mix94.5 Family Zone on Medibank Oval will be a focal point for activities on the day, with a
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Your chance to help the St Pat’s Festival through crowd funding

St. Patrick’s Day WA Inc. is a not-for-profit organisation established to promote and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Perth, Western Australia. Irish Families in Perth (IFIP) founded a committee (St. Patrick’s Day WA Inc.) in 2012 to take responsibility to revitalise St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in Perth and to create a family orientated, multicultural event with an emphasis on community involvement. With the support and backing of the City of Vincent, sponsors, partners, and various fundraising initiatives, the committee coordinated a traditional style parade through the centre of Leederville. The parade featured marching bands, local sports clubs, school teams, cultural
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Leederville again confirmed as Festival Venue for 2015

The St Patrick’s Day Festival Organising Committee are delighted to announce that Leederville will again play host to the St Patrick’s Parade and Family Fun Day in 2015. Sunday 15th March has been set aside, with the traditional parade starting at 10.00am travelling down Newcastle Street before turning right onto Oxford Street and right again into Vincent Street. Following the parade, Medibank Stadium will turn into a sea of green with all day entertainment on the main stage, a bar for refreshments, the Sunday Times Family Zone, kids activities, food stalls, retail stalls, sporting demonstrations and more. And it’s all
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ESP on board to help St Patrick’s Organising Committee

The St Patrick’s Day Festival of WA Organising Committee are pleased to announce that Northbridge based event agency Event Services & Productions (ESP) have been brought on board to assist with the event management and planning of the 2015 Festival through Leederville. Following the successful events in 2013 and 2014, the committee is keen to expand on the Festival’s potential and engage a larger cross section of the community to participate in the Parade and the Family Fun Day on Medibank Stadium afterwards. The event expertise of ESP will allow the volunteer committee to reduce the demands on their time as
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White Collar Boxing Build Up

Following on from the success of the 2013 White Collar Boxing Fight Night fundraiser the St. Patrick’s Festival WA committee have teamed up with White Collar Boxing Western Australia (WCBWA), to bring you another action packed night of entertainment. Our fighters have endured a gruelling eight week training schedule, where they have been exposed to the sport of boxing for the first time. The St.Patricks Day WA Fighters have been professionally matched according to weight and ability, ensuring competitive bouts. To ensure the safety of the fighters, they will wear protective headgear and 16 ounce gloves, as the goal of
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St. Patrick’s Festival WA – Parade 2014

The St. Patrick’s Festival WA Parade will take place on March 16th 2014 in Leederville. Following a record number of application to take part in the 2014 Parade, the Application Process to take part in the Parade has now closed. The St. Patrick’s Festival Committee would like to congratulate all successful applicants who will take part in the 2014 Parade and wish them the very best in the coming weeks as they prepare to participate in the Parade. The Claddagh Ring which symbolises ‘Love, Loyalty and Friendship’  is the theme of the 2014 Parade and we look forward to discover
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