Bring your friends and family to the 2nd annual St. Paddy’s Day Bicycle Parade and Fun Fest at Kiroli Park in West Monroe on Saturday, March 15, 2014, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. This is a family fun community event sponsored by the Love Your Community initiative. Parade members are encouraged to decorate their bikes, trikes, wagons, scooters and pets for a ride around the field in Kiroli Park.
Parade line-up is at 11:00 AM. It will begin at 11:30 AM and will be followed by a contest with awarding of prizes for “most festive” kid’s & adult’s bikes, and “most festive” pet’s attire.
The event will include free activities such as face painting, inflatable jumpers, and temporary tattoos. There will also be live Irish music by Emerald Accent. Free refreshments including green lemonade and popcorn will be served. There will also be food trucks on site with more substantial fare available for purchase.
The first 50 kids to register for the parade will receive a free t-shirt.
The entry fee to Kiroli Park has been waived on the day of the event between the hours of 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM. Outside of those hours, the cost per person is 50 cents.
The St. Paddy’s Bicycle Parade and Fun Fest is the 2nd in an annual event organized by Love Your Community, an organization formed to promote community pride in Ouachita Parish. This event is open to the public.
Sponsored by Ouachita Independent Bank, West Monroe-West Ouachita Chamber of Commerce, Kiroli Park, City of West Monroe, and Love Your Community
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