The Fulshear St. Patricks Day Parade and Celebration, hosted by the City of Fulshear and the Fulshear Area Chamber of Commerce, is scheduled for Saturday, March 14, 2015, 2 PM – 6 PM in Downtown Fulshear. Music, parade, children’s activities, shopping, and food, this event has it all!
The parade will begin about 2 PM, from the Bob Lutts Library on Fifth Street, moving south along FM 359 to First Street. Parade entries will be accepted through March 12th. All local businesses, organizations and residents are encouraged to participate.
At about 3 PM there will be a PIE EATING CONTEST in front of the stage in honor of Pi Day 3.14 sponsored by Van Holten Law.
The Triumphs (www.orignialtriumphs.com) will take the stage Just after the pie eating contest about 3:30 PM. The nine piece band has roots that go back to the early days of rock 'n roll and also launched the career of 5-time Grammy award winner B.J. Thomas. Their music menu ranges from Elvis to the Eagles, Chuck Berry to Chicago, and the Beatles to Bobby Bland.
There will be plenty of fun and activities for the whole family; including bounce houses, balloons and characture artists.
Although the event begins at 2 PM, road closures will begin at 10 AM to prepare for the event and set the stage. FM 359 will be closed to all traffic between Front Street and Second Street between 10 AM, Saturday, March 14, 2015 and 9 PM on Saturday, March 14, 2015. North bound traffic traveling along FM 359 and/or FM 1093 will be detoured by police officers to travel along Front St. to Harris St. to Fifth St. and will resume their intended route North on FM 359. South Bound traffic traveling along FM 359 will be detoured by police officers to travel along Second St. to Syms St. and will exit on FM 1093 to resume their intended route.
This event has been sponsored by Legacy Ford, Van Holten Law and Newfirst Bank. More information, including parade and booth registrations, can be found under the calendar of events section at www.fulshearareachamber.com.