St. Pats Follies and Court Arrival

Court Arrival:

Join the St. Pats Board as well usher our 2018 Court to the Bandshell!

Follies:

Wednesday:

Leprechaun Look-a-Like

The objective of this event is to have a participant dress up to look like as much of a Leprechaun as possible. Judging will be based on creativity, humor, and how much they look like a leprechaun. Using the same person in consecutive years will result in disqualification. Organizations will be required to disclose the name of their participant two weeks before the day of follies. Points for the event will be awarded as follows:
1st place – 20 points
2nd place – 16 points
3rd place – 12 points
4th place – 10 points
5th place – 8 points
Participation- 5 points

Show Walking Stick

In order to submit a show walking stick, it must meet the following requirements:

The walking stick must be at least 3 feet tall
It must include the name of the organization and the words “Best Ever”, “St Pats”, “2018”, at least 3 shamrocks, and at least 2 snakes.
Must kill at least one snake during “Snake Invasion.”
Court will judge the walking sticks based on originality, creativity, workmanship, and general effect. Organizations participating in show Walking Stick cannot compete in Show Shillelagh. Organizations will be required to nominate a member who worked on their Show Walking Stick for a chance to receive a medal at the concert if their walking stick wins First Place. Show Walking Stick has traditionally been reserved for majority female organizations. Points will be awarded as follows:
1st place – 65 points
2nd place – 50 points
3rd place – 40 points
4th place – 32 points
5th place – 26 points
Participation- 20 points

*1st, 2nd, and 3rd place of the Show Walking Stick have the option of being displayed at Coronation.

Show Shillelagh

In order to submit a show shillelagh, it must meet the following requirements:

The shillelagh must have at least 3 roots, be 4 feet tall minimum and 6.5 feet tall maximum, and able to stand on its own
It must include the name of the organization, the words “Best Ever”, “St. Pats”, “2018” at least 2 snakes, and at least 3 shamrocks.
Must kill at least one snake during Snake Invasion.
The Court of St. Patrick will judge the Show Shillelagh based on originality, creativity, workmanship, and general effect. Organizations competing in Show Walking Stick cannot participate in Show Shillelagh. Organizations will be required to nominate a member who worked on their show shillelagh for a medal at the concert if their Shillelagh wins first place. The points for show shillelagh will be distributed as follows:
1st place – 65 points
2nd place – 50 points
3rd place – 40 points
4th place – 32 points
5th place – 26 points
Participation- 20 points

*1st, 2nd, and 3rd place Show Shillelaghs will have the option of being displayed at coronation.

Vintage Merchandise

The object of this event is to present the oldest and most interesting Official St. Pats Merchandise your organization can find. All official merchandise must be at least 25 years old and must be from MSM, UMR, or MST. Organizations are discouraged from submitting sweatshirts, unless they are particularly rare or interesting. Unlike other events at Follies, points will only be awarded to the first, second, and third place participants. The point distribution will be as follows:
1st place – 15 points
2nd place – 10 points
3rd place – 5 points

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