Latest Parades Stories

2010-03-16 13:53:03

Those members of Ireland's ethnic minorities who participated in last year's St Patrick's Day parade in Dublin want to be able to express their own cultures more fully in future events.

2010-02-15 06:58:00

WILMINGTON, Del., Feb. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Patrick's Day has become a worldwide phenomenon with festivities that occur not only in the United States and Ireland, but also in the Caribbean, New Zealand and even Japan.

2009-11-12 09:15:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History opens "Holidays on Display" Nov. 13.

2009-10-26 04:15:00

KEY WEST, Fla., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Captain Morgan, legendary purveyor of good times, is returning to Key West for Fantasy Fest with the ultimate Halloween party, along with a familiar Safe Ride solution.

2009-07-07 14:22:21

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2009-07-06 13:32:12

Organizers of Milwaukee's Great Circus Parade said the event's future is in doubt beyond this coming Sunday's parade. William Fox, co-chairman of the Great Circus Parade, said officials have already decided not to hold a parade in 2010 and the event scheduled for 1:20 p.m.

2009-05-18 12:34:00

CHICAGO, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- If you plan to visit a major metropolitan city this summer, you might want to time your trip around one of the local festivals to be held in urban centers around the world between June and August. The travel pros at The GO Group, the world's largest airport ground transportation company, offer a number of suggestions for events celebrating everything from Louis Armstrong to whale watching to hot dogs. San Francisco 33rd Annual Union Street Eco-Urban Festival,...

2009-03-12 19:16:00

WASHINGTON, March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of St. Patrick's Day, Martin's Tavern will be offering up sumptuous traditional Irish fare and hosting revelers with an extra dose of Irish hospitality. Long a favorite of Martin's Tavern, this years St.

2009-03-04 10:55:00

RIO DE JANEIRO, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- International Women's Day is celebrated globally but has special importance in Latin and South America. Every year Latin Women look forward to this special day that honors them in their many dimensions.

2009-02-25 11:02:00

SEATTLE, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Puget Sound area's largest summertime march will now be named after the region's hometown airline. Alaska Airlines today announced its title sponsorship of Seafair's Torchlight Parade.

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  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
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