St. Patrick's Day Parade

The Annual Union County Saint Patrick's Day Parade is scheduled to step off from Commerce and Morris Avenues on March 16th at 1:00 p.m. and proceed east on Morris Avenue to Stuyvesant Avenue, then South on Stuyvesant Avenue, ending at Roosevelt Avenue

Public Parking

The parking lots on Stowe Street will be accessible via Vauxhall Road or Pine Avenue Friberger Park can be accessed via Bond Drive. Burnet School lot accessible from Berwyn St. Caldwell Avenue & lot opposite Walgreens accessible from Elmwood Avenue Biertuempfel Lot accessible from Vauxhall Road. A/C lot accessible from Morris Avenue

ROAD CLOSURES

The following streets will be closed to vehicular traffic:

  • At 9:00am; Stuyvesant Avenue will be closed from Vauxhall Road to the cannon/clock circle at Elmwood Avenue/Johnson Place. Barricades will be erected, the road will be closed to all thru traffic. The roadway must be cleared of all parked vehicles between Stuyvesant Avenue and Elmwood Avenue All vehicle's left unattended along the designated parade route will be ticketed and towed at the owner's expense pursuant to Ordinance 266-30.
  • At 9:00am; Morris Avenue will also be completely closed from Elmwood Avenue to Grandview Avenue in both directions. Parking will be prohibited along the entire route. Vehicles parked in violation will be ticketed and towed at owner's expense pursuant to Ordinance 266-30.
  • All streets intersecting with either Morris Avenue or Stuyvesant Avenue, along the Parade Route will be barricaded and closed to thru traffic. Only local traffic and/or legal street parking for the parade will be permitted. Access to Morris Avenue will be strictly prohibited via intersecting streets.
People may call 908.851.5001 
for a pre-recorded message on up-to-date parade & traffic information
 

2019 Union County St. Patrick's Day Parade Map

2019 St. Patrick's Day Parade Map
  1. Parking
  2. Prohibited Parking
  3. Marked Detours

All municipal parking lots (except Bonnel Court*) around the Union Center area will be free, open and accessible to the public.  Signs for PUBLIC PARKING are in place.

Public Parking – The parking lots on Stowe Street will be accessible via Vauxhall Road or Pine Ave. Friberger Park can be accessed via Bond Drive. Burnet School lot accessible from Berwyn St.                 Caldwell Ave& lot opposite Walgreens accessible from Elmwood Ave. Biertuempfel Lot accessible from Vauxhall Road. A/C lot accessible from Morris Ave.

Handicapped Parking & Parade Committee VIP Parking - The Bonnel Court Municipal Lot will be reserved and free for Handicapped Parking and Parade Committee VIP Parking ONLY. Persons must enter from Johnson & Elmwood and present valid handicapped ID and/or a 2014 Parade Committee Reserved Parking Permit. Parking is on a first come-first served basis. Overflow parking will not be permitted.

Public Consumption of Alcohol- The consumption of any alcoholic beverage in public is strictly prohibited. Violators are subject to fines up to $1,250.00