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