19 May 2022

In Pictures: St Patrick's Day brings joy and excitement to Derry Spring Carnival

Scenes from the parade captured by Derry News photographer as thousands lined the streets to celebrate

Thousands of people lined the streets of Derry to celebrate St Patrick's Day in style and celebrate the 'Rebirth and Renewal' themed Spring Carnival.

Hosted by Derry City and Strabane District Council with support from the North West Carnival Initiative, Tourism Northern Ireland and Good Relations funding, the parade featured over 600 performers, dancers and musicians.

See Monday's Derry News for full coverage from the St. Patrick's Day parade held in the city.

Two young Easter bunnies at the St. Patrick's Day Parade.

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