HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — After a two-year hiatus because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the 50th Annual Greater Hartford St. Patrick’s Day Parade is set to return next spring.
The Central Connecticut Celtic Cultural Committee announced Tuesday the popular tradition is scheduled for Saturday, March 12, 2022.
Elizabeth Saunders, the parade general chair, will serve as grand marshal. Hartford Healthcare’s President and CEO Jeffrey Flaks has been named Person of the Year for his leadership throughout the pandemic.
Saunders and Flaks will be honored at a dinner dance and reception on Feb. 19, at Glastonbury Hills Country Club. Tickets to this event will go on sale on Nov. 1.