Thank you 2023 PaddyFest SPonsors!

Without your help, the downtown Rockford St. Patrick’s Day Parade would not be possible. So an Irish blessing to you:  “As you slide down the bannister of life, may all the slivers lie your way.”  ☘ SLÁINTE!

The Chieftain Award

Contributions of $1,500 or more

The Emerald Isle Award

Contributions of $500 to $1,499

  • Griffin Family in memory of Jim Griffin
  • Grady Family in memory of Bill and Paddy Grady
  • Murphy’s Pub & Grill 
  • Wolfpack Social Club
  • Rockford Area Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • Townsquare Media
  • Mid-West Family Broadcasting
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 364

The Claddaugh Award

Contributions of $150 to $499

  • Illinois Bank & Trust
  • Rockford Community Bank
  • Prairie Street Brewing Company
  • Four Rivers Sanitation Authority
  • Robert Gough
  • CJs Pub
  • Tad’s on the Rock
  • Ethnic Heritage Museum
  • Nicky B’s Auto Glass