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The color guard leads the start of the annual Delaware Volunteer Firefighter’s Association parade on State Street in Dover last year. The association has announced that it will no longer hold the parade. (Delaware State News file photo)

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The Dover High School marching band rocks the corner of New and Loockerman Streets during Saturday’s parade. (Delaware State News/Dave Chambers)

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Natalie Glascock of Dover hands out green beads with fellow members of the Dover Fire Department. (Delaware State News/Dave Chambers)

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A person wearing a Chewbacca costume with a unicorn head stands on the roof of Dover Art League during the parade. (Delaware State News/Dave Chambers)

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Dana Menhart of Dover watches last year’s Dover St. Patrick’s Day Parade with her son Chappie Sayers.

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Miss Delaware 2015 Brooke Mitchell of Selbyville waves to parade watchers Saturday afternoon in Dover. (Delaware State News/Dave Chambers)

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Sen. Brian Bushweller, D-Dover, rides with wife Rocky dressed in Irish green. (Delaware State News/Dave Chambers)

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The Dover Police and Fire Pipes and Drums lead the way in Saturday’s parade. (Delaware State News/Dave Chambers)

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Parade watcher Jack Waldron of Port Henry, New York, sits along Loockerman Street Saturday with his great-granddaughter Carley Mae Yeager, 7 months old, of Magnolia. (Delaware State News/Dave Chambers)

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Andy Foraker, 17 of Dover, back, photo bombs an informal portrait of Amy Miller, center, her daughter Emma Miller, 12, left, and family friend Lydia Thompson, 13, of Felton during the parade. (Delaware State News/Dave Chambers)