St. Patrick’s Day
Happy St. Patrick’s to all of the Airport Hopper Fans! It is an incredible achievement for such a small country to have such a huge global impact and parades and events will take place all of the world. As always, the local parades are the highlights of St. Patrick’s Day festivities.
To facilitate the parades & Traffic Management Plans, we are unable to service the following stops on the 17th of March.
Maynooth Airport Hopper Service:
- Tesco Extra Maynooth between 10:45 and 14:00
- Main Street Leixlip between 12:30 and 15:00
- Circle K Main Street Lucan & Chalet Gardens between 12:30 and 18:00
Tallaght Airport Hopper Service:
- Mill Centre Clondalkin between 13:00 and 17:00
St. Patrick’s Day Local Parades:
The Airport Hopper Team are proud supporters of our local community. If you are staying at home for St. Patrick’s Day ? Be sure to check out your local parades.
Tallaght St. Patrick’s Day Parade:
Parade starts at the college gates, turn left down the Old Blessington Road, turn left at The Dragon, continue down Main St, turn left onto the Greenhills Rd & finally turn left back into the college grounds. The parade starts at 1.30 pm sharp & should finish by 2.30 pm. Road closures will be in operation from 12.30 pm to 3 pm approx.
Clondalkin St. Patrick’s Day Parade:
The parade will start at Clondalkin Sport & Leisure Centre, Old Nangor Road at 2.30pm. The route is: Old Nangor Road, Orchard Lane, Main Street, Tower Road. The review stand is Tower Road (Tuthill’s Car Park).
Maynooth: St Greenfield shopping centre, Straffan road to Tesco travelling via Main Street to the Tesco. Road a 10, parade at 11, Road Closures from 10:45 – 1pm :
Leixlip: marching groups will assemble in Scoil Bhride and the vehicles will assemble at the Ryevale Lawns Junction Parade starts at 1, walking down towards the village will pass through the main Street to finish at Mill Lane. Should be complete and roads reopened by 2.30.
Lucan: The main street in Lucan will be closed from 2pm – 5.30pm on St. Patrick’s Day to facilitate the Parade.