The 2nd Annual Gallipolis St. Patrick’s Day Cultural Parade will return to Gallipolis on Saturday, March 12, 2016. In addition to the parade, a Cultural Festival is also planned in the Gallipolis City Park. The Festival will feature a variety of local and area businesses, organizations and attractions, as well as live music, a bounce house and concessions.
Vendors scheduled include: The Artisan Shoppe, Kang’s Tae Kwon Do, Courtney B. Designs and Melodic Grove Dairy Goats, Momma Duck Creations, Rio Grande Bookstore, LuLaRoe Linds Johnson, Hawthorn by Heather Cooper, stained glass and needle felting by Tracy and Rachelle, Silver Bridge Bruisers, TASC of Southeast Ohio, Dancing Leaf Woman by Pam Conley and Paparazzi Jewelry.
The Festival will take place from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. There is still time to register as a vendor!
You can also download the parade registration form, by clicking here.
The Parade will take place at 1 p.m.
Scheduled to perform are Jaquar Brown, Gallipolis Twirling Angels, Lucia Jones, Alex Smith, Morgan Washam, Jacob Dunn, Seth Argabright and the Silver Bridge Bruisers.
The Annual St. Patrick’s Day Cultural Parade and Festival is made possible through the support of several sponsors, including Ohio Valley Bank, Gallipolis Elks Lodge, Wiseman Insurance Agency, Angell Accounting and Silver Bridge Bruisers.
Any business or organization interested in sponsoring the event can call (740) 853-2364 or click here to download the form.
The Parade and Festival is a fundraiser for the Gallia County Artisan Market, a non-profit 501 c 3 dedicated to promoting arts and culture in the area.
For more information about the Annual St. Patrick’s Day Cultural Parade and Festival and the Gallia County Artisan Market, visit them on Facebook or call (740) 853-2364.
Event is FREE and Open to the Public.
Register here to attend:
On Friday, March 4th, the Chamber will welcome representatives from Netranom, a company that partners with many types of area businesses to eliminate IT issues before they cause expensive downtime. Netranom will be talking about ways to avoid everyday IT disasters as well as how your business can recover from them in the unfortunate event they occur. Learn more about them here: http://www.netranom.com/
Coffee and light breakfast refreshments will be provided. As always, First Friday is FREE and open to the public.
Click here to register: http://business.galliacountychamber.org/Events/details/march-2016-first-friday-2405 or call Jennifer Walker at (740) 446-0596.
The Gallia County Chamber of Commerce and the Ohio Small Business Development Centers are pleased to announce that we will be offering a FREE seminar for anyone who is interested in learning how to start their own business. We hope you will take advantage of this cost-free learning opportunity!
Free and open to the public. Register here: