Green, white and orange flag of Ireland raised at City Hall

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Photo: Cassandra Kerwin

Ken Hall, grand marshal of the 10th Défilé de la Saint-Patrick de Québec and general manager of the Fairmont Château Frontenac; Terence Kerwin, president of the Défilé; Quebec City Deputy Mayor Michelle Morin-Doyle; Défilé vice-president Bruce Kirkwood and Carl Huot, owner of the Irish wolfhound and parade mascot O’Laf, are flanked by two members of the municipal police department at the official Irish flag-raising ceremony.

Terence Kerwin, the president of the Défilé de la Saint-Patrick de Québec, and Michelle Morin-Doyle, Quebec City deputy mayor, raised the green, white and orange flag of Ireland beside City Hall on March 21 to mark the official beginning of four days of St. Patrick’s festivities.