St Patrick´s Day St Patrick´s Day is on 17th March. It is Ireland's national holiday but people in Britain and America celebrate too.
St Patrick´s Day People celebrate St Patrick’s Day by wearing green. Some people even have green hair!
St Patrick´s Day Buildings are also painted green especially for St Patrick’s Day. The town of New London, Wisconsin changes its name to New Dublin on every St Patrick’s Day!
St Patrick´s Day There are lots of parades in Ireland on St Patrick’s day. The biggest parade is in Dublin. People wear traditional Irish clothes, eat Irish food and drink Irish drinks.
St Patrick´s Day There are also big parades in America. The Parade in New York is the biggest .
St Patrick´s Day London and Chicago celebrate in a different way. Chicago dyes the river green and London dyes the water in the fountains of Trafalgar Square green too! Chicago Trafalgar Square, London
St Patrick´s Day You can celebrate St Patrick´s Day by wearing green, wearing a shamrock, doing Irish dancing, dressing up as a leprechaun or saying “ Beannacht Lá Fhéile Pádraig “ which is Happy St Patrick´s Day in Irish Gaelic!