Saint Patrick’s Day Parade 2014 San Francisco

Saint Patrick’s Day Parade 2014 San Francisco

San Francisco Police Mounted Unit U.S. Park Police Mounted Unit [Cameraman conversing with policewoman on horseback]
What’s your horse’s name? [Police] This is Bubba.
[Cameraman] Bubba? Hey, Bubba, how are you doing? [Cameraman] Does Bubba like parades?
[Police] He does like parades, he’s really good, once we get going. [Police] He gets tired of waiting.
[Cameraman] Well, everybody is I think, he’s not unique! [Police] Right, right, once we’re going he’s like,
oh, this is great… Look at me! [Both laughing]
[Cameraman] I got a good shot of Bubba, I think. Irish Pipers’ Band Diarmuid Philpott, President, United Irish Societies Philip Grant, Consul General of Ireland Mayor Edwin M. Lee Margaret and Dan McAuliffe, Grand Marshals Edward McEntee, Honorary Grand Marshal Mark Farrell, District 2 Supervisor Senator Mark Leno Philip Y. Ting, Assembly Member, District 19 Kevin Mullin, Assembly Member, District 22 George Gascon, District Attorney Carmen Chu, Assessor-Recorder San Francisco Police Fire Fighters I.A.F.F. Local 798 Neighborhood Emergency Response Team (NERT) Catholic Schools Marching Band David Chiu, District 3 Supervisor David Campos, District 9 Supervisor Scott Wiener, District 8 Supervisor Murphy Irish Dancers Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians (L.A.O.H.) Musical Understanding Through Sound Education (MUSE) German International School of Silicon Valley Carpenters Local Union 22 Rebel Cork Benevolent Association Whelan-Kennelly Academy of Irish Dancing Sheet Metal Workers Local Union No. 104 Dean Clark Adopt a Rescue Dog Humboldt State University Marching Lumberjacks [Cameraman conversing with students in band]
So, tell me about the Marching Lumberjacks
What are you all about, in 30 words or less? [Student] Introducing non-music-players to music
I didn’t know how to play an instrument And I taught myself trumpet and now I’m leading the band
If I can do it, anybody can do it [Cameraman] Do you guys go and chop down trees or anything? [Student] Ah, we’re Forestry majors
[Cameraman] You’re a Forestry major?
[Student] Yeah! [Cameraman] Yeah, where?
[Student] At Humbodlt State, of course!
[Cameraman] Oh, where else! Okay! [Cameraman] Do you live here now?
[Student] No, we live in Arcata [Cameraman] So you came all the way down here?
[Student] We came all the way down here for the parade [Cameraman] Was it worth it?
[Student] H*ll, yeah! San Francisco Irish Immigration Pastoral Center Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann, Cooley Keegan Branch Laborers Local 261 Healy Irish Dancers Boy Scouts of American Troop 12 Drum and Bugle Corps International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 6 (IBEW) Archbishop Riordan High School BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) Diamond John Napa Pepperettes Baton Club Northern California Irish Wolfhound Club [Cameraman] Woa, what’s his name?
[Dog owner #1] Scruffy [Cameraman conversing with dog owner #2]
What’s the history of Irish Wolfhounds?
Were they bred for a certain purpose? [Dog owner] They were bred to pack-hunt wolves [Dog owner] And then originally Irish hierarchy would
have them in their lawns to keep away other animals [Cameraman] Oh, interesting
[Dog owner] They’re pack-hunters
[Cameraman] Pack-hunters [Cameraman] They seem rather mellow right now
[Dog owner] They do hunt wolves [Cameraman] Do they make good pets? [Dog owner] Yes, they don’t do anything but lay on the ground
and spin in circles and lie right back down [Cameraman] Ha, ha! Do they make good guard dogs?
[Dog owner] Yeah [Cameraman] How old is he?
[Dog owner] He’s just 3. 180 pounds [Cameraman] 180 pounds! Wow. Theatrical Stage Employees Union Local 16 I.A.T.S.E Brosnan Irish Dance Washington High JROTC Sprinkler Fitters & Apprentices UA Local 483 Keenan School of Irish Dance Pearse & Connolly Fife and Drum Band Friends of Sinn Fein Ulster Gaelic Club Deutscher Musikverein San Francisco International Union Of Elevator Constructors Local 8 Stewart Tartan Pipes & Drums International Union of Operating Engineers AFL-CIO Local 39 Los Trancos Woods Community Marching Band San Francisco Zoo Plumbers Steamfitters Refrigeration Fitters Local 38 Native Sons of the Golden West Blarney Fire Department East Bay Fleadh Cheoil Peace and Freedom Party Fog City Harps Ladies Gaelic Football San Francisco Veterans Speakers Alliance Veterans for Peace Chapter 69 Walter (The Wonder) Wardell 1969 Cadillac Art Car
Shriners Dudley Perkins Co Lowell High School United Food and Commercial Workers Local 5 (UFCW5) San Francisco Horsemen’s Association Teamsters Joint Council 7 Union Ironworkers 377 Ocean Sash & Door San Francisco Pride REACT of the Golden Gate

9 Replies to “Saint Patrick’s Day Parade 2014 San Francisco”

  1. Saint Patrick's Day Parade 2014 San Francisco

    #stpatricksday #stpatricksday2014 #stpattysday #parade #sanfrancisco #saintpatricksday  

  2. if ireland is so great how come they can't wait to get out of ireland and live in plastic paddy land!

  3. Good job!  Thank you.    
    Wolfhounds at 15.50. They're called the Gentle Giants and only their size makes them good guard dogs. We were told "they don't protect property but will protect their people"

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