The first Saint Patrick's Day parade in Brussels was held on Sunday 15 March 2009,
leaving from Parc Cinquantenaire.
Lead By : Parade Grand Marshall, Ghent District Highlanders Pipe Band, Parade “Celtic Queen” and her escort “Charlemagne, Lord Protector”.
Parade Theme : “Green in Europe and Growing”
Photographer Margarita Tuch followed the bands and the face-painters.