City of Great Falls Parades

Patriotic Parade Float

The Park and Recreation Department issues permits for a number of parades each year; including Homecoming, St. Patrick's Day, Fourth of July, Pet and Doll and many more!

A complete listing of upcoming parades and the associated road closures can be found here.


St. Patrick's Day Parade

  • Thursday March 17, 2016
  • Begins: 3:30 p.m.
  • Road Closures:
    • Central Avenue from Park Drive to 8th Street including all intersections
    • Park Drive from 1st Alley North to 1st Avenue South


For information about parades or parade permits contact the Park and Recreation Department at 771-1265.