James Donovan to be Grand Marshall of the Défilé de la Saint-Patrick

James Donovan, croix celtique_3.jpg
Photo: Marcel Leblanc

James Donovan, the Grand Marshall of the 2013 Défilé de la Saint-Patrick, beside the Celtic Cross at Artillery Park.

The organizing committee of Quebec City's fourth edition of the Défilé de la Saint-Patrick, more familiarly known as the St. Patrick's Parade, announced this past week that James Donovan will be Grand Marshall this year.

Donovan, a Quebecer of Irish ancestry, is vice-president of the Corporation pour la mise en valeur de Grosse-Île.