Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Keep the St Patrick’s Day Parade alive!

Come help the Hibernian Society keep the St Patrick’s Day Parade alive.
Due to changes in Salt Lake City’s policy on parades, it has become much more expensive to host a parade in the city. As a result we are on the verge of losing a longstanding St Patrick’s Day tradition in Salt Lake.
For that cause:

Join us for a fund raising concert.
Friday, February 5, 2010
7:30pm - 10:00pm
Judge Memorial High School
650 South, 1100 East, SLC

The Heathen Highlanders are joining with Swagger the Utah Hibernian Society, , the Crawford School of Irish Dance, Piper Down, and St. Joseph's The Worker Catholic Church to raise money to save the St. Patrick's Day Parade. This parade has been held continually since 1978 and was first held in 1864. Adult tickets are $20 and student tickets are $10. They can be purchased on the Hibernian Society website (www.irishinutah.org), at Piper Down, and from members of Swagger.The show will feature Swagger, the Heathen Highlanders and the Crawford Irish Dancers.

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