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# Lá fhéile Pádraig

This year
St Patrick's Day celebrations take place across the country
The national parade kicked off on Parnell Square in the capital at 12pm.
Last year
Where are the biggest parades today and what is happening across this weekend?
St. Patrick's Day parade organisers defend €250 grandstand seat prices
All time
400,000 people attend St Patrick’s Day celebrations in Dublin after two-year absence
Government 'hearing reports' of St. Patrick's Day house parties and street parties being arranged
Poll: Are you going to do something to celebrate St Patrick's Day?
Michael D Higgins: 'As world buildings turn green, let's play our part in a greener world'
4 events for... St Patrick's Day weekend with a difference
7 kid-friendly events for St Patrick's Day - from ball runs to giant céilís
Picture this: Looking back at Dublin's old St Patrick's Day Parades
Astronaut sends wonderful Irish St. Patrick's Day greeting from space