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Honking for the holidays: Maple Ridge seniors host walker parade on St. Patrick’s Day

The Revera Sunwood residents held signs asking drivers to honk for the Irish

A group of Maple Ridge seniors proved that you’re never too old to get all dressed up and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day as they participated in a walker parade out in front of the Revera Sunwood retirement facility on Friday.

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Tara Brandolini, community relations manager for Revera Sunwood, explained that the residents decorated their own walkers and headed out onto the street with homemade signs asking commuters to honk for the Irish.

Following the walker parade, residents were treated to a performance by some Irish dancers.

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Brandon Tucker

About the Author: Brandon Tucker

I have been a journalist since 2013, with much of my career spent covering sports and entertainment stories in Alberta.
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