W.E Irish St Patrick’s Day Parade & CultureFest Party @ Bristol City Centre – Various locations

Sunday 17th March, 12:00 – 20:00

Join Us for the W.E. Irish St Patrick’s Day Parade & CultureFest Party!

PARADE assmebles at 12:00 @ M-Shed, departs at 13:00 & arrives at 14:00 @ St Nicholas Market.

FREE after-party @ Glass Arcade in St Nicholas Market & ticketed after-party @ Revolution Bar.


☘️ Event Highlights: Spectacular Parade: Join the colorful procession from M Shed to Saint Nicholas Market.

☘️ Family-Friendly Fun: Fun activities and entertainment for all ages.

☘️ Two Ticketed Parties: Experience the festivities in the Glass Arcade and Saint Nicholas Market, as well as at the Revolution Bar.

☘️ Live Music & Dance: Enjoy Irish music and dance performances.
Celebrating Irish Culture: Come together to honor the Irish diaspora and their contributions to the region.

☘️ Building on Last Year’s Success: After the biggest parade in the West of England’s history last year, we’re making 2024 even more unforgettable!


Save the date, bring your family and friends, and let’s celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2024 together in style


Please join us Behind the M-Shed at 12:00 to be a part of the parade on foot, in a pram, on a bicycle, wheelchair or mobility scooter.

If you want to enter a float or decorated vehicle, you need to contact us by the 1st of March – email [email protected]

Tá fáilte roimh gach duine – Everyone is welcome.



After the parade arrives at Saint Nicholas Market we will be hosting a free after-party. Come and join us for a drink and some live entertainment before heading to our ticketed event at Revolution Bar!



☘️ The Publicans (14:00 – 15:00)

☘️ Stuart Dance (15:10 – 15:40)

☘️ Banish Misfortune (15:50 – 16:50)

☘️ O’Mailey Dance School (17:00 – 17:30)

☘️ Peel Your Own Spuds (17:30 – 18:00)

☘️ Horizon Dance School (18:30 – 19:00)

☘️ Sophie Griffin (19:00 – close)



This is a ticketed event and doors open at 2pm, after the St Patrick’s Day Parade has arrived at St Nicholas Street.

Doors open at 2pm (After the Parade – no entry before)

Food will be available to order in the venue.

Party Venue: Revolution Bar, Bristol, St Nicholas Street, Bristol BS1 1QZ

Ticket entry only – Via St Nicholas Street.



☘️ Shanagolden (14:00 – 15:00)

☘️ O’Mailey Dance School (15:10 – 15:40)

☘️ Peel Your Own Spuds (15:50 – 16:50)

☘️ Stuart Dance (17:00 – 17:30)

☘️ Horizon Dance School (17:30 – 17:50)

☘️ Marianne & Son (18:00 – 18:20)

☘️ Sophie Griffin (18:40 – 19:00)

☘️ Piskey Led (19:00 – close)


More info & tickets: https://www.headfirstbristol.co.uk/whats-on/revolution-bar-st-nicholas-market/sun-17-mar-w-e-irish-culturefest-party-87798#e87798


Disabled Access Info

Access from St Nicholas Market is inside the Glass Aracde into the Crown pub.

Access to Revolution Bar is on the ground floor, left side.

Please speak to a member of the security staff if you need any further information.


This event is supported by:

Irish Embassy London – https://www.dfa.ie/irish-embassy/great-britain/

365 Bristol – https://365bristol.com/

PMG Services – https://www.pmgservices.co.uk/

PANDEK Group Limited – https://pandek.org/


Please note that other venues throughout the city will be also hosting St Patrick’s Day celebrations.

See our Facebook page for more information about those.


See our events page for more information about the other activities and events during W.E. Irish CultureFest www.weirish.org.uk/events


*Event subject to licencing and site permissions.

**Parade is weather permitting.