St. Patrick's Day Worldwide !

March 2, 2017

 St. Patrick's Day is right around the corner

- on March 17th 2017.  Here a few fun facts about this great holiday.  

 

St Patrick's Day is celebrated annually around the world on March 17th,  the traditional religious  feast day of St. Patrick.    Patrick was a 5th-century Romano-British Christian missionary and bishop in Ireland.

 

Why Wear Green ? 

 

According to legend, Saint Patrick used the three- leaved shamrock to explain the Holy Trinity to Irish pagans.

 

source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Patrick's_Day

 

The  Whole World Celebrates   ! 

Today St. Patrick's Day is  celebrated around the world by millions via parades, festivals and of course ... wild parties !   

 

Chicago River Painted Green

 

St. Patricks Day Parade - Dublin, Ireland

 

 

On an average day, 5.5 million pints of Guinness are consumed around the world. That number more then doubles on St. Patrick's Day, with more than 13 million pints

 

 

PARADES WORLDWIDE 

 

Buenos Aires, Argentina: Though it’s often called “The Paris of South America,” the Argentinian capitol looks more like Dublin every March 17th.  

 

 

St. Patricks' Day - Tokyo, Japan

 

 

St. Patrick's Day - Singapore 

 

 

New Zealand St. Patrick;s Day Parade 

 

 

and of course Toronto, Canada 

 

 

Get your Parade Day Kilt  at sohoskirts.com 

 

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Black Watch Tartan Plaid Men's Kilt 

 

Buchanan Fly Plaid 

 

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