Social Activities

St. Patrick’s Corned Beef Dinner

St. Patrick’s has a long tradition of serving a corned beef dinner on the evening of Holyoke’s St. Patrick’s Day parade (the Sunday after March 17).  The dinner features corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, carrots, Irish bread and home-made desserts. For entertainment, we offer raffles, Irish music and dancers.

Parish Picnic

St. Patrick’s parish picnic takes place this year at the Summit View Pavilion, 555 Northampton St, Holyoke, on Sunday, August 30, 2015 from noon until 3:00 pm.  The picnic features hot dogs and hamburgers, beans, desserts and ice cream as well as cold drinks.  Our entertainment features pony rides, a D.J. as well as games and prizes.

Meat Pie Supper

St. Patrick’s meat pie supper, held in the fall, features the authentic home style meat pies from St. Elizabeth’s parish in Ludlow.  In addition to the meat pies, we serve potatoes, beans, and éclairs for dessert.