Shamrocks By the Sea is sponsored and produced by The Ocean County St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee. Every year we present our parade on the First Saturday in March. This years it will be held on Saturday March 7th. The parade starts at noon on the Boulevard. Please click the Link below and it will take you to our parade website for more information.
In an effort to help support Seaside Park , we have teamed up with the town to help bring people back to Seaside Park after the season is over.
BRING A CHAIR TO GET A GOOD SPOT TO SEE ALL OF OUR BANDS UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL.
3:00 - 3:45
4:00 - 4:45
5:00 - 5:45
Our friends from Philadelphia are coming back to the ocean. They have played at the Central Jersey Irish Festival and at Sweenys in Brick. A great sounding traditional band and they play classics from the 70's-80's and today.
SHAMROCK AND THISTLE PIPE BAND
Come and enjoy your Toms Rivers own Shamrock and Thistle Pipe Band as they perform an exebition during a break between bands. Lead by our Parades President, Tom King
11:00 - 11:45
12:00 - 12: 45
This is the third year that our local favorites have played our festival. You have seen them at our annual Irish Wake in February and at P.J Sweeny's in Brick and other local events. These crowd pleasers are sure to entertain everyone in attendance.
Our fourth annual Celtic Festival. Located on the bay in Sea Side Park. This event is sponsored by your Saint Patrick's Day parade committee. We are trying to keep the Irish spirit alive until our parade comes again in March.
CRAFT VENDOR INFORMATION
Every year we host our festival. We strive for traditional Irish craft vendors and have a mix of local vendors. Please click the button below to submit print out and mail you completed application.
If you have any questions, please contact Patrick Jockel Festival Chair
CHILDRENS ACTIVITY VENDOR
Every year we strive to have a good family friendly event. Your support not only ensures a fun time but also enriches the local community. As this is a family friendly event, we invite vendors to participate in our childrens play area. If you have an activity or perform services for children please contact:
FOOD VENDOR INFORMATION
Food vendors, as we try and not to duplicate the types of food at our event, please contact Patrick Jockel prior to submitting any food application.Please click the button below to submit print out and mail you completed application.
Patrick Jockel Festival Chair