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If you are a member of the media looking for information about the South Side Irish Parade, please contact:

Ellyn Caruso or Michael Nothnagel
CarusoPR
312-854-7079
ellyn@carusopr.com
michael@carusopr.com

The above is for press inquiries only. All other inquiries (sponsorship, merchandise, etc.) please call 773-916-7747 (SSIP) or emailinfo@southsideirishparade.org.

2016 PARADE COVERAGE

Daily Southtown – Emily Beazley’s foundation among groups to lead South Side Irish parade

DNAinfo Chicago – Grand Marshals of South Side Irish Parade Put a Spotlight on Pediatric Cancer

The Beverly Review – Ceremony announces parade grand marshal, honoree

The Beverly Review – Kelly named South Side queen

DNAinfo Chicago – World Irish Dance Championships Beckon for South Side Irish Parade Queen

DNAInfo Chicago – South Side Irish Parade Portable Toilet Rental Deadline Extended

The Beverly Review – Parade prediction: good, clean fun

Beverly-MtGreenwood Patch – South Side Irish Parade Highlights Pediatric Cancer Groups, 100 Club

2015 PARADE COVERAGE

DNAinfo Chicago – An Insider’s Guide To The South Side Irish St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Chicago Tribune – Big turnout expected for South Side Irish Parade

NBC 5 Chicago – South Side Irish Parade Enjoys Big Turnout, No Arrests

ABC 7 Chicago – South Side Irish Parade Continues St. Patrick’s Day Festivities – 2:00 minute story on parade

WBBM-AM 780 –  Thousands Celebrate At South Side Irish Parade

Daily Southtown – South Side Irish parade get its day in the sun

The Beverly Review –  Parade gives Irish something to smile about

2014 PARADE COVERAGE

Chicago Parent: South Side Irish Parade perfect for Chicago families

Beverly Review: Parade committee announces 2014 grand marshal, community honoree

CBS 2 Chicago: Charity for kids to serve as grand marshals of Irish parade

Southtown Star: Take comfort from winter: South Side Irish St. Patrick’s Day Parade is just weeks away

Beverly Review: Longtime residents enjoy helping in parade’s busy time

Southtown Star: West Beverly woman queen of South Side Irish Parade

Beverly-Mt. Greenwood Patch: Christmas gift idea: Buy a mini South Side Irish Parade banner

Beverly Review: South Side Irish Parade offers ‘mini banners’

DNA Info Chicago: South Side Irish Parade hopes to get a holiday boost from mini-banner sales

Beverly-Mt. Greenwood Patch: South Side Irish Parade fundraiser set for Feb. 22

DNA Info Chicago: South Side Irish Parade pre-party set to raise money for festivities

The Villager: South Side Irish Parade kicks off with pre-parade fundraiser

Irish-American News: South Side pre-parade fundraiser

2013 PARADE RECAPS

Facebook: 2013 South Side Irish Parade photos

ABC 7: South Side Irish Parade steps off as family-friendly event

Beverly Review: Rain, rain goes away for South Side Irish Parade

Beverly Review: Man lightens load for parade march by losing nearly 142 pounds

Beverly Mount-Greenwood Patch: Family and tradition on display at South Side Irish Parade

Beverly Mount Greenwood Patch: Guide to the South Side Irish Parade

CBS Local: Stricter South Side Irish Parade marks 2nd year

Chicago Tribune: Editorial – Mayberry on Western

Chicago Tribune: Nary a drop mars South Side Irish Parade

Chicagoist: In Pictures: 2013 South Side Irish Parade

Chicago Sun-Times Live coverage of the South Side Irish Parade

Chicago Sun-Times: A good day for the South Side Irish Parade

DNAInfo Chicago: Beverly businesses stock up on beer, meat for South Side Irish Parade

Fox Chicago: Fox’s Pizza celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with South Side Irish Parade (VIDEO)

Fox Chicago: South Side Irish Parade thrills all in attendance (VIDEO)

Huffington Post Chicago: South Side Irish Parade kicks off on rainy Chicago Sunday

NBC Chicago: South Side Irish Parade draws thousands

RedEye: Guide to South Side Irish Parade

Southtown Star: Irish reign on Western Avenue

Windy City Live: South Side Irish Parade on Billy Dec’s “Whats on Dec” list (VIDEO)

WXRT: 2013 South Side Irish Parade photo gallery

2013 PRE-PARADE COVERAGE

Video by Ryan J. Bolger: The 2013 South Side St. Patricks Parade Grand Marshal Event

Facebook: 2013 Parade Kickoff Party Photos

Beverly Review: South Side Irish Parade to host annual pre-party

Beverly Review: Wave of green to hit parade route

Beverly Review: Chicago’s first responders to lead South Side Irish Parade

Southtown Star: Meet the queen: Palos Heights woman a first for Irish parade

Southtown Star: Irish parade organizers It’s important to honor first responders

Fox Chicago: South Side Irish Parade committee honors fallen heroes