St. Patrick's Day Parade
41st Parade Award Recipients

41st Annual Parade • Saturday, March 13, 2010


James M. Shea Award for Overall Excellence:

United States Marine Corps – Color Guard (3rd Battalion, 24th Marines)

Parade Marshal’s Trophy for Excellence:

Southmont High School Royal Mountie Band

Honorary Parade Marshal’s Trophy for Excellence:

Mater Dei Catholic High School Marching Knights
Marching Band Results:

Best in Parade:

Southmont High School Royal Mountie Band
Best in Class:
1A Southwestern High School
2A Southmont High School Royal Mountie Band
3A Freeburg High School

Best Pipe and Drum Band:

St. Louis Pipes and Drums Massed Band

Best Band Auxiliary Unit:

Vashon High School Drum Line, Flags and V-Celt Dancers

Best Middle School Band:

Carr Lane Visual and Performing Arts Middle School Spirit Squad
Marching Unit Awards:

Best Adult Marching Unit:

Great River Fife and Drum Corps

Best Youth Marching Unit:

Ursuline Academy Varsity Cheerleaders

Best Historic Marching Unit:

Green Garter Brigade

Best Irish Marching Unit:

Royal Order of the Goodtime Marching Irish Potatoes

Best Fraternal Marching Unit:

St. Louis Fire Department – Honor Guard

Best School of Dance:

The Clark Academy of Irish Dance

Best Novelty Marching Unit:

The World Famous Lawn Rangers from Amazing Arcola

Best Balloon:

MERS Goodwill – Murphy the Leprechaun Balloon
Float Awards:

Best Float in Parade:

St. Louis Irish Arts

Best Community Float:

USO of Missouri, Inc.

Best Civic Float:

The Muny 2010

Best Family Float:

Descendents of Annie O’Neill

Best Irish Cultural Float:

O’Faolain Academy of Irish Dance

Best Novelty Float:

Mystic Knights of the Purple Haze
Motorized Units:

Best Motorized Unit:

Moolah Shrine Gateway 500 Mini Indy Cars

Best Antique Unit:

Gateway Two Cylinder Club, Inc.

Best Classic Unit:

Mustang Club of St. Louis

Best Commercial Unit:

Audio Video Concepts High Octane Home Theater
Animal Units:

Best Adult Mounted Unit:

Moolah Mounted Lancers

Best Youth Mounted Unit:

God’s Green Acres Ranch

Best Canine Unit:

Old English Sheepdog Club of St. Louis
Dalmatian Assistance League – Spot Savers