The Luck of the Irish

Officially, Saint Patrick’s Day commemorates Saint Patrick and the arrival of Christianity in Ireland, and embraces Irish heritage and culture. Over the years, major celebrations have emerged in cities around the world including Dublin, London, Sydney, Montserrat, Buenos Aires, Montreal, Boston, Chicago and hundreds more. Traditions in many of these places range from parades and festivals, to bountiful feasts, and even drinking green colored beer! (more…)