Sligo St Patrick’s Day parade winners

21 awards were handed out yesterday as part of Sligo Town’s three day St. Patrick’s Day Festival.

The theme for this years parade was ‘Together’.

The Dragon Boat Club were the winners for the ‘Best Represents Theme’ award while the overall winner has yet to be announced.

Awards were handed out in a range of categories such as a sport section award and an award for the most novel float.

The full list of winners is below:

  1. Best Represents Theme: Dragon Boat Club
  2. Overall Winner: TBA
  3. Industrial & Commercial Shield 1st Place: O’Hehirs Bakery
  4. Industrial & Commercial Shield 2nd Place: Kloud 9 Dogz
  5. Industrial & Commercial Shield 3rd Place: WB’s Coffee House
  6. Arts/Culture Section: Sligo Samba Band
  7. Youth Section: Down Syndrome Ireland
  8. Sports Section 1st Place: St. Marys GAA
  9. Sports Section 2nd Place: Shamrock Gaels
  10. Scouts Section: N/a
  11. Schools Cup: Ballinacarrow School Band
  12. Community Section: Rosses Point Development Association
  13. Adjudicators Cup: Atlantic TU
  14. Novelty Section: Fist 5 Kung Fu
  15. Special Awards 1st Place: Siobhan McDonnell School of Irish Dancing
  16. Special Awards 2nd Place: Tidy Towns
  17. National School: Gael Scoil
  18. Band Section: Churchill Band
  19. Local Band Section: Sligo Pipe Band
  20. Highly Commended: Samaritans
  21. Best Village Entry: Ballisodare Community Council