2008-02-29 / Front Page

St. Patrick's Day Parade Steps Off Saturday


The Queens St. Patrick's Day Parade will step off tomorrow afternoon at 1 p.m. from Beach 129 Street and Newport Avenue. The parade will march east on Newport Avenue to Beach 116 Street and then south to Rockaway Beach Boulevard and east to Beach 90 Street. The reviewing stand will be located at the end of the parade route. Local residents should note that there will be parking restrictions on Rockaway Beach Boulevard from Beach 129 Street to Beach 90 Street and on a number of other west end streets as well. The MTA has announced many changes in the bus runs for the Q21, Q53, Q22 and Q35 routes on Saturday. See story on page 11. Pictured, from last year's parade, one of the many bagpipe bands that dominate the parade each year. See special pullout section in the centerfold. The Queens St. Patrick's Day Parade will step off tomorrow afternoon at 1 p.m. from Beach 129 Street and Newport Avenue. The parade will march east on Newport Avenue to Beach 116 Street and then south to Rockaway Beach Boulevard and east to Beach 90 Street. The reviewing stand will be located at the end of the parade route. Local residents should note that there will be parking restrictions on Rockaway Beach Boulevard from Beach 129 Street to Beach 90 Street and on a number of other west end streets as well. The MTA has announced many changes in the bus runs for the Q21, Q53, Q22 and Q35 routes on Saturday. See story on page 11. Pictured, from last year's parade, one of the many bagpipe bands that dominate the parade each year. See special pullout section in the centerfold.

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