St. Patrick’s Day


St. Patrick's Day Trivia

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When did the color green become associated with Saint Patrick’s Day?

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Where was the first St. Patrick’s Day parade in Ireland held in 1903?

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Approximately how many marchers are in the New York City St. Patrick’s Day parade?

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What year did St. Patrick’s Day go from being strictly a holy day for Catholics to an official Irish holiday?

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Which mythological beings are part of the St. Patrick’s Day lore and Irish culture?

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St. Patty’s Day is celebrated annually on March 17, which is the anniversary of what?

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Even though it is often associated with the consumption of alcohol now, St. Patty’s Day used to be a dry holiday up until what decade?

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Where did the first St. Patrick’s Day Parade take place in 1762?

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Saint Patrick wasn’t actually Irish. Where was he believed to have been born?

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The most popular drink to have on St. Patrick’s Day is Guinness. Roughly how many pints are served on St. Patty’s Day?

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Three-leafed shamrocks were believed to be used by Saint Patrick to explain what?

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