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Church Hill Irish Festival

Join MRPES at the Church Hill Irish Festival at St. Patrick’s Church (N 25th St and E Broad St) on 3/21 & 3/22 from 10 am to 5 pm. We will have a tent and will be selling our SWAG. Also, our Pipes and Drums will be playing throughout the day.

Shockoe Fest / Rosie’s Block Party

Please join us at Shockoe Fest ? Rosie Connolly’s Block Party on March 14 from 11 am until 5 pm. Shockoe Fest will be in the Farmer’s Market and the Block Part will be at Rosie Conolly’s We will have a tent in front of Rosie Connolly’s (1548 A E Main St). The Pipes & Drums will be playing at both events.

Sea of Blue Rally

A Sea of Blue March & Rally is being held on March 7th at the Public Safety Memorial on the Capitol Grounds. It begins at noon and ends at 1500 hrs. After the event everybody is invited to go to Rosie Connolly’s (1548 A E Main St) to socialize. The MRPES Pipes & Drums will be playing at the event and MRPES is helping support the rally.


Here is a flyer for the event: final Richmond flyer

Highland Games

Thank you to everybody that came out and supported us at the Highland Games. We have a great weekend. It was great seeing the Pipes and Drums playing and all the members having fun. Looking forward to next year!!!


As I am sure you are aware we had elections on 6/28/14 and the new Board of Directors is as follows:

Board of Directors:

President – Marshall Young
Vice President – Mike Genau
Secretary – Kelly Campbell
Treasurer – Christopher Wulff
Sergeant At Arms – Matt Wilkinson
Trustee – Michael McCann
Trustee – James Livingstone
Past Presidents – Bernard “Mac” Adams

They start their term on 7/1/14. Wish them luck in continuing to move us forward.