St. Patrick’s Day Destinations
By: Taking Off
Whether you’re Irish or not, St. Patrick’s Day is a fun excuse to dress up in green and take on the town. Here is a list of a few cities who are famous for their over-the-top festivities.
1. Dublin - Do you have what it takes to celebrate St. Paddy’s day with the Irish? Find out and head to Dublin for their TWO day celebration at the city’s annual St. Patrick’s Festival.
2. New York - The NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade is the country’s oldest Irish tradition, consisting of over 150,000 participants and lasting up to six hours. You won’t want to miss this memorable spectacle.
3. Chicago - Chicago takes the green theme to a whole new level. The city uses close to 100 pounds of dye to transform their iconic river St. Patrick’s Day green! You have to see it to believe it and be sure to check out the Downtown Chicago Parade as well.
Which city will you be celebrating in?
Photo: Chicago River