Big FM will be at the BIGGEST party of the year at Cabo Roig with Live entertainment all day and your favourite radio station taking centre stage this year as the OFFICIAL radio station for the day.
We will be taking part in the parade and you will have to keep your eyes open for our roving reporters all day who will be out and about among the crowds with over 10,000 people expected to turn up to celebrate.
Live shows broadcast on all our network transmitters and NEW for this year a live video stream which will be active on this page all day
More details to follow, so keep checking back to see the list of events and artists performing on the day
Latest Update From The St Patricks Day Committee:-
The Cabo ROIG ST PATRICK DAY PARADE committee are delighted to have
secured the services of former irish Taoiseach Brian Cowan as Grand
Marshell at this years parade. Brian Cowen was first elected to the Dail
in 1984 he served in a no of ministerial posts inc labour,
Energy,Transport,Health, Finance and served as deputy leader from 2002
till 2008. He served as head of the Irish goverment from 2008 till 2011.
This is a major coup for Cabo Roig and the Costa Blanca to have him as
our parade marshall for this years parade.
Joining him will be Frank Fahy former minister in the Irish
Government who was instrumental in securing the participation of the
former leader of the Irish government. Frank represented the people of
Galway from from 1982 till 2011 and served as minister, he served in a
number of junior post in the Irish Goverment and also served as a senior
minister at the department of Marine and Natural resources. Also in
attendance will be Martin Quinn former Mayor of Galway City and Paudge
Connolly who represented Cavan_ monaghan constituency in Dail Eireann
from 2002 and 2007 at the moment Paudge is a local County Councillor for
the County of Monaghan we will have other well known people attending
the parade which we will let you know at a later date.
The Parade this year falls on a Saturday and is sure to be the biggest
yet. This year the parade will start at 2pm as there are a number of big
Rugby matches on that evening. In the run up to the parade the organising
committee wil be hosting a number of events including a race night which
will be held in Riordans irish bar in cabo roig on the 12th march at 9pm , golf classic
organized by the bog road and the trinity on the 26th february , milos irish bar are organizing a ladies day
dress code sparkle and shine starts at 6pm on the 13th march
our very own London and Madrid trained mixologist food served throughout the night live
music Sinead Hanson raffle and prizes a stunning salsa extravaganza
contact Mary for more information on 634054946 also Mary will be organising
a fun walk on tuesday the 13th february entry fee 10€ per person it will start
and finish at riordans bar contact mary on 634054946.Bar med will be having a
bowling day on the 20th february starting at 2pm
Again other bars and restaurants are organizing events which we will let
you know at a later date. A very successful bowling day was organized by
Smiling Jacks where over 50 people took part our thanks to ger for the day.
Also a very special thanks to Sofia of the Orihuella town hall who is a
great help to the committee and working very hard with all the
councillors to make sure that this is the best parade on the Orihuela Costa.
Local business, clubs, charities groups and organisations are warmly
invited to participate in the parade the organisers are keen to remind
people that there are prizes for the best floats 500€ for the best float
300 for second and 200 for third. Anyone interested in participation in
the parade which takes place on the 17th of march at 2pm call Jimmy on
603114896 or Richie on 637490937 or drop around to the Trinity Bar on
Cabo Roig strip. For information on forthcoming fundraising events and
the parade itself check on Facebook page simply search Facebook for st
patrick day parade cabo roig spain and like the page. Over the next few
weeks will the committee will let you know further information on whats
happening in cabo roig on the 17 th of march