BRISBANE IRISH FESTIVAL 2015
The St. Patrick's Day Parade Association is excited to announce important dates for next year's Brisbane Irish Festival, which will be held from March 6-17, 2015!
Events so far include:
March 7 - IASAQ Ball (The Sofitel)
March 8 - Family Sports Day (Gaelic Park)
March 12 - Traditional Music Night (The Irish Club)
March 14 - St Patrick’s Day Parade (Brisbane CBD)
March 15 - Queensland Irish Choir Concert (The Irish Club)
March 16 - St Patrick’s Eve Dinner (The Irish Club)
March 17 - St Patrick’s Day Mass (St Stephen's Cathedral)
St Patrick's Day Parade
The St Patrick’s Day Parade is a long-standing annual event that promotes and celebrates the occasion of St Patrick’s Day, Irish culture and its contribution in the state of
2014’s St Patrick’s Day Parade attracted approximately 30,000 onlookers into
Queen Street Mall
Queen Street Mall will again be a beacon of Irish entertainment during Brisbane Irish Festival 2015. There will be three performances a day, at 12:00, 1:00 and 2:00pm, giving you plenty of time to drop into the centre of town and take a look at the Irish talent about in Brisbane City.
Currently performing on the Queen Street Mall Stage during the March festivities are the following, with more acts to be announced shortly:
March 14/15 - QIA Irish Dancers
March 16 - QIA Pipe Band
Corporate Sponsorship & Advertising
Local businesses have the opportunity to become valuable sponsors of the Brisbane Irish Festival and the St Patrick’s Day Parade in 2015.
The costs involved in staging this event are substantial and are continuing to increase with the expansion of size and attendance to the event. In previous years, this cost has been funded by the assistance of sponsorship from the Queensland Government, Brisbane City Council and donations from within the community.
In order to continue to provide this free public event to
- Financial contribution in the form of Gold, Silver or Bronze sponsorship packages available for purchase.
- An in-kind offer of services that could relate to media placement, catering, printing or the provision of materials for the event.
- A donation of prizes to be used as additional incentive for the community to attend the event.
Please note that as a return of your sponsorship, your business will receive a package of agreed benefits. This can be tailored to suit your company’s individual marketing objectives and requirements.
There is also the opportunity for local businesses to advertise in the official events program for the Brisbane Irish Festival 2015. Advertising rates range in order to cater to every budget and business. Please do not hesitate to contact the St Patrick's Day Parade Association on (07) 3221 5699 for more information regarding advertising rates and corporate sponsorship packages.
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