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The St. Patrick Society, Quad Cities presents Grand Parade XXXIII on Saturday March 17, 2018. The nation's only bi-state St. Patrick's parade will start promptly at 11:30 a.m. at the corner of 4th Ave and 23rd Street in Rock Island, Illinois. the parade will travel through downtown Rock Island, across the Mississippi River via the Centennial Bridge to Davenport, Iowa and proceed east through downtown Davenport. The Grand Parade will end at the location of the Post-Parade Bash, the River Center. All members of the St. Patrick Society (SPS) are welcome to attend this family-friendly event from 1-4 pm. SPS memberships can be purchased at the door and are the primary means of funding the Grand Parade.
Also, once again in 2018, the St. Patrick Society is teaming up with the Riverbend Food Bank to fight hunger in the Quad Cities. The Riverbend Foodbank Volunteers will march just ahead of the start of the Grand Parade collecting monetary and food donatinons.