News & Events

Parade Applications Received To Date

BELOW IS THE LIST OF PARADE PARTICIPANTS FOR 2017 INVITED TO THE 2018 PARADE IN ADDITION TO NEW APPLICANTS. Please Note - This is a "Rain or Shine" event. Parade IS ON FOR 3/17/18! Parade line-up numbers will be given upon arrival the morning of the parade.   NO MORE...

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Press Release

  Sussex County St. Patrick’s Parade & Planned Events. St. Patrick’s Day will soon be here and the Sussex County Parade Committee is kicking into gear with events planned throughout the coming months leading up to the 15th annual parade March 17th. First up...

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Introducing the 2018 Grand Marshal

Betsy (Reilly) Sutherland Betsy Reilly was born in Newark NJ and ended up meeting her Brooklyn match, Gene Sutherland, on the boardwalk in Lake Mohawk NJ. Until Gene’s passing, they formed an unbeatable team for 60 years. Betsy and Gene Sutherland made Sparta their...

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Mass & Irish Breakfast 2018

Mass Honoring St. Patrick at St. Jude's, Hamburg Date -  March 3rd, 2018 @ 8:30 AM Followed by: Traditional Irish Breakfast Irish Cottage Inn 602 Route 23N, Franklin, NJ Date - March 3rd, at approximately 10 a.m.  ...

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Grand Marshal’s Luncheon 2018

Congratulations to Betsy!   Brilliant, Magic, Great Craic was had by all! Fantastic job by Damian, Steph and Peter and the staff of the Irish Cottage Inn. Thank you to all committee members; Great Job!!! Thanks to all who attended and supported this event! Hope to see...

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15th Anniversary Newsletter

January 2018 Dear Friends: This year we celebrate the Fifteenth Anniversary of the Sussex County St. Patrick’s Day events. The Grand Marshal’s Luncheon is scheduled for Sunday, February 18th at the Irish Cottage Inn in Franklin. The festivities will begin at 2 p.m. We...

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