Revelers enjoy Throgs Neck St. Patrick's Day Parade

A sea of green filled the streets of Throgs Neck today for the community's 17th annual St. Patrick's Day parade.

The 17th annual Throggs Neck St. Patrick's Day parade featured dozens of organizations and over 20 bands.

The 17th annual Throggs Neck St. Patrick's Day parade featured dozens of organizations and over 20 bands. (3/15/15)

THE BRONX - A sea of green filled the streets of Throgs Neck today for the community's 17th annual St. Patrick's Day parade.

The parade featured 21 bands and at least 50 organizations.

"We have a certain way of life, and it's this time of the year where we give back," parade founder James McQuade said of The Bronx's Irish community.

The parade was organized by the Throgs Neck Benevolent Association.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

An oil truck struck and killed a woman 1 Police: Pedestrian struck, killed on Bruckner Blvd.
News 12 hit the streets to find out, 2 Word on the Street: Worst Highway in NYC
The New York Yankees will offer free parking 3 Yankees to offer free parking, meals for mourners at EMT funeral
The Center for Disease Control has a few 4 12 on Health: CDC offers healthy travel tips
The Hutchinson River Parkway is named for Anne 5 Women's History Month: Anne Hutchinson

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE