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Happy St. Patrick's Day

Hello everybody,
Saint Patrick is most famous patron saint of Ireland. He was a bishop a he brought Christianity to Ireland. Irish people around the world celebrate Saint Patrick's Day, the 17th March.

People wear the colours of the Irish flag: green, white and orange. A lot of people usually wear shamrocks. It is said that Saint Patrick used the shamrock to explain the Holy Trinity to Irish pagans.

Saint Patrick's Day is a bank holiday in Ireland. There is a big festival in Dublin, the capital of Ireland, to mark this day. There's also a large parade in Belfast, the capital of Northern Ireland. Other cities also organise big events to celebrate this day. This is Chicago river.

Watch this video below.

Leprechauns are Irish fairies. They wear red or green coats and they spend their time making shoes.

Happy Saint Patrick's Day!

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