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St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Delano is FREE

The St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2024 in Delano is a Wichita favorite in our community. The Paddy Day parade in Delano will be on March 16, 2024. This is not just an event; it’s a cherished tradition in the Wichita community. Every year,  locals eagerly anticipate the lively festivities that await them in the heart of Delano. The community lines the streets for this FREE event and this year the parade route  will be – Going West on Douglas from McLean Blvd to Walnut St.

Food trucks will be there, offering tempting treats that cater to every palate. For the little ones, the kids’ corners provide endless entertainment, with face painting, games, and crafts ensuring smiles all around. Families gather, creating cherished memories at this FREE event.

Delano St. Paddy Day Parade

But perhaps the highlight of the day is the parade itself, a spectacle of color, creativity, and community spirit. Floats adorned with shamrocks and leprechauns glide down the streets, accompanied by marching bands and dance troupes. 

And the best part? Admission to the Delano Paddy Day Parade is absolutely free, ensuring that everyone can partake in the festivities without hesitation. It’s a celebration of unity and diversity, where neighbors come together to revel in the magic of St. Patrick’s Day.

St Patrick's Day Parade in Wichita

So mark your calendars for March 16, 2024, and join in on a fun day in  Delano with food, fun, and Irish cheer. Whether you’re a long-time resident or a first-time visitor, you’re sure to find something to love at the Delano Paddy Day Parade.

Pro Tip: The Wichita Flea Market will be going on at the same time at Riverfront Stadium so that you can enjoy both events on the same day. Shop over 200 + local and regional vendors lining the Baseball stadium, enjoy concessions and cold beer, and see what unique items you can find. The Flea Market will be on March 16, 2024. 

What to expect at the Wichita St. Patrick Day Parade: 

  • A FREE parade in Delano for St. Patrick’s Day 
  • The parade will start at noon on March 16th, 2024
  • They will have a food truck rally and street party
  • Kids Zone
  • Drink Truck Zone

St Patrick's Day Parade in Wichita

Paddy Day Parade Event Schedual: 

  • The parade will start at noon on March 16th.
  • Kids zone is from 10am – 3 pm
  • Street party and food truck rally is from 10am – 6 pm
  • Drink truck zone is open from 10am – 3 pm
  • DJ Dugger will be playing from 1:30 pm – 5 pm 

St Patrick's Day Parade in Wichita

Delano St. Patricks Day Parade History: 

In 2022 we wrote about how the Saint Patrick’s Day parade in Delano had been canceled for the foreseeable future but the community spoke and it was heard. YAY, the parade will have a new name and be called the Delano Paddy Day Parade. Xclusive Events is helping with the parade. When we posted about the parade being canceled on our social media a lot of our readers stated that this is their favorite parade in Wichita and a family tradition. One of Wichita’s most beloved traditions is back hopefully for good. 

St Patrick's Day Parade in Wichita

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