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Northside Saint Patrick’s Parade and Festival

March 18th, 2023 - Northside St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Irish Festival Join MAPES this Saturday for the inaugural Northside Saint Patrick's Parade & Festival. The Parade will step off at 10:00AM led by the MAPES Honor Guard.  Parade units will include MAPES,...

Atlanta St. Patrick’s Parade

Good news from the Atlanta St Patrick’s Day Parade Committee. The parade in Atlanta is going on as planned on Saturday March 12th at 12 noon. Please make plans to join your Emerald Society and participate in the parade. We will have our float as usual for our members...


The Metro Atlanta Police Emerald Society (MAPES) is a non political fraternal organization made up of law enforcement officers and supporters of Gaelic heritage.



MAPES hosts and participates in several events throughout the year. These include an awards banquet, family picnic, Braves game and St Patrick’s Day Parade.


Official MAPES merchandise is available for purchase from from this website. All funds raised from merchandise sales are used to fund member activities.


Photos from various MAPES events can be viewed by following this link.