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2017 St. Patrick's Day 43rd Parade & Celebration - Crosslake

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Name: 2017 St. Patrick's Day 43rd Parade & Celebration - Crosslake
Date: March 18, 2017
Event Description:


"Share Your Charm" in Crosslake at the 43rd Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade & Celebration! 
You don't have to be Irish to appreciate all the excitement associated with this decades-long tradition!  Dust off the lawn chairs, get your Irish face on and load up the whole family as this 43 year celebration ensures fun for all ages! Gather your family and friends and search for the Pot 'O Gold beginning Thursday, March 16.  Register for The 4th Annual Clover Dash 5K which takes place on Saturday, March 18. The race begins and ends in Crosslake's Town Square, so after the race you're in the perfect spot for pre-parade entertainment and more!  Purchase a Raffle ticket for a chance to win prizes and show your Blinkie Button for deals and discounts all over town!  
Need Lodging?  Check out these preferred lodging partners.

Click here for Sponsorship and Blinkie/Raffle/Pot O'Gold and Parade Regististration information


ALL EVENTS LISTED BELOW ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE and NEW EVENTS WILL BE ADDED AS CONFIRMED

March 4, 2017
8 p.m. - Ms. Blarney & Mr. Malarkey Pageant
Manhattan Beach Lodge
39051 CR 66

Saturday, March 11
11:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. - St. Urho's Day Grasshopper Hop
Participants register at any participating establishment, purchase a $10 safe ride wristband and enjoy a Finland themed pub crawl with games of skill at each location.  Prizes and trophy for best scoring team.  Andy's Bar & Restaurant, Bourbon Room, Crosslake-Fifty Lakes American Legion, Cedar Chest, Maucieri's, Moonlite Bay, Manhattan's, Riverside, The Wharf and  Zorbaz.

Thursday, March 16
Pot 'O Gold Treasure Hunt

One of three daily clues released at 9 a.m. at Chamber member businesses, online here and on our Facebook page
Find the lost Pot O' Gold and cash in on a prize package valued at more than $600! 

Saturday, March 18
8 - 11:00 a.m. - RE/MAX Hot Air Balloon Tether Rides
US Army Corps of Engineers Recreation Area
35507 CR 66
Must be 10 years of age or older - weather permitting - no charge

8 - 11:30 a.m. - Crosslake Firefighters Pancake Breakfast
with kids coloring activity and beads for all the kids
Crosslake Lutheran Church
35960 CR 66

9 a.m. - 2 p.m. -  Indoor Craft Fair
Whitefish Lodge & Suites
14150 Swann Drive

9:30 a.m. The Clover Dash 5K
Race day registration begins at 7:45 a.m. at Whitefish Lodge & Suites
Starting and finish line in Crosslake Town Square
36770 Allen Avenue

10:00 a.m.  - 3 p.m. Maucieri's Food & Beverage Cart
Beer & Bar, Corned Beef & Hot Dogs
Crosslake Town Square
35770 Allen Avenue

11 a.m. - Edina Realty Foundation 6th Annual Brat Sale
Brats & Soda till gone; Edina Foundation assists with needs of homeless
35586 CR 66

11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. - Parade Participant Shuttle Service
Free transportation from C&C Boat Works 36448 County Road 66 to parade lineup in Crosslake Town Square (for parade participants only)

11 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Pre-Parade Festivities in Crosslake Town Square
General parade lineup begins at 12 p.m. at Swann Drive and Allen Avenue

11a.m. - 3 p.m. - Outdoor Food & Beer Garden
Whitefish Lodge & Suites
14150 Swann Drive

12  - 3 p.m. - 4th Annual Knights of Columbus Food, Beverage & Warming Tent
Proceeds go to the Crosslake Food Shelf
Crosslake Ace Hardware
35592 Pioneer Drive

2 p.m. - 43rd ANNUAL ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE 
Parade Judges located at the Exchange Parking Lot on Route 66

4 p.m. Live music featuring Soup Bones

The Bourbon Room Saloon & Eatery

4 - 8 p.m. - Live Music featuring In the Fields Band
Manhattan's
39051 CR 66

Click here for 2016 Parade Map
2016 BEST OF PARADE:
Business:
#1 - Maucieri's Italian Bistro
#2 - Crosslake Ace Hardware & Appliance
#3 - Boyd Lodge
Honorable Mention:  ALL the floats and entries in the parade!
Non-Profit:
#1 Minnetonka Power Squadron
Honorable Mention: Girl Scouts
Honorable Mention: Northern Lakes Girls High School Hockey
WJJY Enthusiasm Award:
Lakeplace.com


Saturday, March 25
6 p.m. - St. Pat's Raffle Ticket Drawing Party
Sponsored by Platinum Sponsor Passages of Time

Manhattan's
39051 CR 66 Manhattan Beach

2017 St. Patrick's Day Committee:
CHAIR: Laura Stromberg (Stromberg's Chicks and Game Birds)
Commitee Members:  Mike O'Connell (Larson Group Real Estate), Bruce Gateley (Crosslake Insurance Agency), Dawn Maucieri (Maucieri's Italian Bistro), Heather Jones (Barstock Liquors), Crystal Glaser (Whitefish Properties), Brian Thull (North Country Lawn Care), Brandon Pederson (RE/MAX Lakes Area Realty), Katie Wallace (Ideal System Solutions), Rachel Granfors (Select Therapy) and Bob Heales (Community Member)

 

 
Event Sponsors:

PLATINUM SPONSOR

BREW SPONSOR

SPIRIT SPONSOR

SILVER SPONSORS

  • The Bourbon Room Saloon & Eatery
  • Boyd Lodge
  • Crosslake Coffee
  • Crosslake Insurance Agency, Inc.
  • Crosslake Sheet Metal, Inc.
  • Crosswoods Development
  • Dairy Queen - Crosslake
  • Edina Realty, Inc. - Crosslake
  • Grand Champion Meats - Crosslake
  • Holiday Station Store - Crosslake
  • JAG Interior Solutions, LLC
  • Minnesota Inboard Water Sports
  • Northland Pet Lodge
  • Stromberg's Chicks & Game Birds
  • Waste Partners, Inc.
  • Whitefish Properties

BRONZE SPONSORS

  • Action Entertainment
  • Barstock Liquors
  • Cherry Berry
  • Pine Peaks Lodge and Suites

RAFFLE SPONSOR

  • Passages of Time at Manhattan's
Location:
Crosslake, MN
Date/Time Information:
March 18, 2017
Parade line up 12 - 2 p.m. at Crosslake Town Square
Parade begins at 2 p.m.
Contact Information:
Crosslake Chamber - Cindy Myogeto, (218) 692-4027
Fees/Admission:
Purchase a $5 Raffle Ticket and get a 2017 Blinkie Button free! 
Wear your Blinkie Button and cash in on deals and discounts all over town! (Valid 3/17 and 3/18 unless otherwise specified)
Andy's Bar & Grill - $4 2Ginger drinks; $3 green tap beer
Barstock Liquors - 10% off 2Gingers Irish Whiskey
Cedar Chest - $2 Coors Light green beer taps; $3 Dr. McGillicuddy shots, $4 2Gingers single pour; $3.50 (2) mini burgers; $3.50 large fries  (3/18 only)
Cherry Berry - Baxter - 20% off your entire yogurt purchase
Common Goods - 25% off 1 regular priced item
Crosslake Coffee - $1 off any drink
Crosslake Drug - 25-50% off gift ware
Crosslake Holiday - Free 12 oz. coffee or cappuccino
Crosslake Yoga-Pilates & Boutique - 50% off one item in the boutique
Dairy Queen - Crosslake - $1 hot dogs; $1 small cone
JAG Interior Solutions - $100 off 2 window treatments (thru April 15, 2017)
Judy's House of Gifts - 20% off total price of regular merchandise (valid 3/18)
Lake Country Crafts & Cones - free small Stonehouse fresh brew coffee
Lakes Area Gallery & Frame Shoppe - 30% off clothing (3/15 thru 3/18)
Manhattan's - $2 green Coors Light tap beer; $4 Irish Car Bomb; $5 Big Ginger & Shamrock Juice Cocktail (valid 3/17 thru 3/19 and 3/25, 2017)
Maucieri's - $3 Green Tap Beer; $4 2Gingers; $1 off Reubens; $1 off Corned Beef & Cabbage
Moonlite Bay Family Restaurant & Bar - $4 Big Gingers; $3 Bacardi drinks; $2.50 Coors Light bottles; $2 off Reuben sandwiches; $3 off 12" pizzas
Northland Pet Lodge - 10% off all items in store
Pine Peaks Lodge & Suites - Free use of the pool
Pine Peaks Gifts & Apparel - 25% off 1 item
Pine Peaks Restaurant - free beverage with meal purchase
Riverside Saloon & Eatery - $4 2Gingers cocktails; $2.50 Coors Light tap
The Bourbon Room & Eatery - $3 2Gingers; $3 Coors Light green; $2 Reuben Sliders
The Crossfire - complimentary snack bar with meal purchase (valid 3/17)
The Wharf - $1 Lucky Charm shot; $2 green beer; $3 Peppermint Pattys; $3 rail drinks; $4 2Gingers Drinks, $7.95 Breakfast Corned Beef & Hash, $7.95 Reuben's with Chips, $7.95 Corned Beef & Cabbage, $5 Scottish Eggs
Whitefish Lodge & Suites - $2 swim pass (valid 3/17 thru 3/19)
Whitefish Lodge Beer Garden - $2.50 Coors Light bottles; $4 Irish Car Bomb; $5 Big Ginger $5 Shamrock Juice Cocktails (valid 3/18)
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