St. Patrick’s Day Parade organizers on Sunday held a fundraiser at Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5.
Guests met grand marshal Dan Harrell and the Ring of Honor: Linda Bradley, Bill Brennan, Tom Conway, John Cooke, Municipal Court Judge Pat Dugan, Luke Jardel, Superior Court Judge Dan McCaffery, Bob McCool, Tricia McCoy McCool, Pat Mulhern, Jim Snell, George Sumner and Sheila McGrory Sweeney.
The fundraiser included live Irish music and dancing.
This year’s parade theme is St. Patrick, Let There Be Peace.
The parade is on Sunday, March 12. A Mass will be celebrated by Archbishop Nelson Perez at 9:15 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Church, 20th and Locust streets.
The parade starts at 11 a.m. at 16th Street and JFK Boulevard, goes around City Hall, then east on Market Street to the performing area at 5th Street.
For more information, visit phillyparade.com. ••