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#Paddy's Day

# paddys-day - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

People asked to stay home this St Patrick's Day as 2,500 gardaí to be on duty nationwide
# Paddy's Day
# Paddy's Day

People asked to stay home this St Patrick's Day as 2,500 gardaí to be on duty nationwide

Updated Mar 16th 2021, 2:20 PM 44,883 Views 167 Comments

Gardaí are asking people to avoid large gatherings tomorrow.

# paddys-day - Monday 15 March, 2021

Poll: Will you be taking part in an online event this Paddy's Day?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you be taking part in an online event this Paddy's Day?

Mar 15th 2021, 8:31 AM 26,358 Views 51 Comments

Among the range of events featured will be music, poetry, knitting, weaving and wellness workshops and walking, food and history tours.

# paddys-day - Thursday 4 March, 2021

From Blindboy to the Book of Kells: Here’s what you can expect from this year’s St Patrick’s Festival
# Paddys In The Time Of Covid
# Paddys In The Time Of Covid

From Blindboy to the Book of Kells: Here’s what you can expect from this year’s St Patrick’s Festival

Mar 4th 2021, 7:00 AM 6,413 Views 1 Comment

The festival will run from the morning of 12 March until around midnight on Paddy’s Day.

# paddys-day - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

Virtual parades and green buildings: How people have been celebrating St Patrick's Day
# Paddy's Day
# Paddy's Day

Virtual parades and green buildings: How people have been celebrating St Patrick's Day

Mar 17th 2020, 12:00 PM 29,052 Views 6 Comments

People have been thinking outside the box in order to celebrate the day.

# paddys-day - Monday 16 March, 2020

Children have been sharing their St Patrick's Day artwork through window panes
# Paddy's Panes
# Paddy's Panes

Children have been sharing their St Patrick's Day artwork through window panes

Mar 16th 2020, 12:05 PM 21,052 Views 4 Comments

If you want to send us pictures of your children’s St Patrick’s Day art, see the end of this article for full details.

# paddys-day - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Donald Trump skipping traditional St Patrick's lunch but will still meet with Leo Varadkar
# Paddy's Day
# Paddy's Day

Donald Trump skipping traditional St Patrick's lunch but will still meet with Leo Varadkar

Mar 8th 2020, 7:44 PM 44,983 Views 73 Comments

The House Speaker traditionally hosts the lunch.

# paddys-day - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

In full: Here’s where the Taoiseach and our ministers are going for St Patrick’s Day
# On A Jet Plane
# On A Jet Plane

In full: Here’s where the Taoiseach and our ministers are going for St Patrick’s Day

Mar 3rd 2020, 3:20 PM 42,226 Views 77 Comments

There are far fewer trips this year than before.

# paddys-day - Friday 21 February, 2020

Varadkar to fly to Washington for Paddy's Day as 'slimmed down contingent of ministers' also set to travel
# Exodus
# Exodus

Varadkar to fly to Washington for Paddy's Day as 'slimmed down contingent of ministers' also set to travel

Feb 21st 2020, 3:26 PM 23,339 Views 55 Comments

The number of ministers travelling will be pared back if there is no government.

# paddys-day - Thursday 13 February, 2020

This year's St Patrick's Festival aims to celebrate contemporary and traditional Ireland
# Paddy's Day
# Paddy's Day

This year's St Patrick's Festival aims to celebrate contemporary and traditional Ireland

Feb 13th 2020, 12:23 PM 13,720 Views 17 Comments

The festival will run over five days from 13 to 17 March.

# paddys-day - Sunday 17 March, 2019

As it happened: Ballyhale Shamrocks v St Thomas, All-Ireland senior club hurling final From The42
Live Mar 17th 2019, 1:00 PM

As it happened: Ballyhale Shamrocks v St Thomas, All-Ireland senior club hurling final

Heading to the St Patrick's Day parade in Dublin? Here's everything you need to know
# Traffic Restrictions
# Traffic Restrictions

Heading to the St Patrick's Day parade in Dublin? Here's everything you need to know

Mar 17th 2019, 6:00 AM 34,243 Views 6 Comments

There are a number of road closures and transport restrictions in place.

# paddys-day - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Opinion: In many ways St Patrick's Day is an Irish American festival
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: In many ways St Patrick's Day is an Irish American festival

Mar 16th 2019, 8:30 PM 14,145 Views 48 Comments

‘Maybe this St Patrick’s Day we should concede ownership of our patron saint and accept that we have been sharing him with America for centuries’, writes Robbie Smyth.

14 Irish shows, movies, and documentaries to watch on Netflix over St Patrick's weekend
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From The Daily Edge
# Netflix

14 Irish shows, movies, and documentaries to watch on Netflix over St Patrick's weekend

Mar 16th 2019, 8:00 PM 28,384 Views 2 Comments

There’s a rake of shows, movies, and documentaries to watch this Paddy’s weekend.

Poll: Are you arsed with St. Patrick's Day?
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From The Daily Edge
# Paddy's Day

Poll: Are you arsed with St. Patrick's Day?

Mar 16th 2019, 3:00 PM 6,423 Views 3 Comments

Are you just glad for the extra day off?

Everything worth checking out in Dublin if you don't have plans for St. Patrick's Day yet From The Daily Edge

Everything worth checking out in Dublin if you don't have plans for St. Patrick's Day yet

Mar 16th 2019, 8:00 AM 3,209 Views 1 Comment

Brunch, comedy, culture and cans.

Here's what's happening around the country this Paddy's weekend
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Here's what's happening around the country this Paddy's weekend

Mar 16th 2019, 8:00 AM 13,461 Views 21 Comments

A round-up of the events taking place across Ireland over the bank holiday weekend.

# paddys-day - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

'It was such a big day for my club, it would have been a shame to miss out'
# Paddy's Day
From The42
# Paddy's Day

'It was such a big day for my club, it would have been a shame to miss out'

Mar 13th 2019, 3:12 PM 5,344 Views 0 Comments

Martin Farragher heads into this All-Ireland club final without the threat of suspension hanging over him.

# paddys-day - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Poll: Will you attend a St Patrick's Day parade this year?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you attend a St Patrick's Day parade this year?

Mar 12th 2019, 9:45 AM 24,674 Views 50 Comments

The day is almost upon us.

# paddys-day - Thursday 7 March, 2019

Comedians Jason Byrne and Deirdre O'Kane announced as Paddy's Day grand marshalls
# These Are Fake Hands
# These Are Fake Hands

Comedians Jason Byrne and Deirdre O'Kane announced as Paddy's Day grand marshalls

Mar 7th 2019, 1:27 PM 14,399 Views 53 Comments

The pair will lead the traditional parade on Sunday week.

# paddys-day - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Paddy's Day attire? Here's what ASOS thinks we should be wearing to celebrate the occasion
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From The Daily Edge
# Paddy's Day

Paddy's Day attire? Here's what ASOS thinks we should be wearing to celebrate the occasion

Mar 6th 2019, 5:21 PM 13,295 Views 2 Comments

And no, it’s not leprechaun hats.

# paddys-day - Thursday 21 February, 2019

'Up to 400' global landmarks will be donning the green on St. Patrick's Day this year
# Irish For The Day
# Irish For The Day

'Up to 400' global landmarks will be donning the green on St. Patrick's Day this year

Feb 21st 2019, 9:14 AM 13,604 Views 21 Comments

This year’s Global Greening is the biggest edition yet of the initiative.

# paddys-day - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Padraig Harrington confirmed as Europe's captain for the 2020 Ryder Cup
# Paddy's Day
From The42
# Paddy's Day

Padraig Harrington confirmed as Europe's captain for the 2020 Ryder Cup

Jan 8th 2019, 1:03 PM 24,448 Views 39 Comments

The contest takes place against the USA at Whistling Straits next year.

# paddys-day - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

This John Oliver segment on local news stations celebrating St Patrick's Day is both hilarious and painful
# John Oliver
From The Daily Edge
# John Oliver

This John Oliver segment on local news stations celebrating St Patrick's Day is both hilarious and painful

Mar 21st 2018, 1:30 PM 6,310 Views 2 Comments

It features bad accents and bad dancing.

# paddys-day - Saturday 17 March, 2018

8 'traditions' that Americans started for St Patrick's Day
# Irish Car Bombs
From The Daily Edge
# Irish Car Bombs

8 'traditions' that Americans started for St Patrick's Day

Mar 17th 2018, 7:30 PM 9,684 Views 2 Comments

From Irish Car Bombs to Shamrock Shakes.

The weird ways random places around the world celebrate St. Patrick's Day
# Patty's Day
# Patty's Day

The weird ways random places around the world celebrate St. Patrick's Day

Mar 17th 2018, 11:00 AM 47,922 Views 40 Comments

It’s a global celebration, really.

Poll: Will you go to a pub today or tonight?
# Paddy's Day
# Paddy's Day

Poll: Will you go to a pub today or tonight?

Mar 17th 2018, 9:40 AM 28,946 Views 52 Comments

Will you brave it?

# paddys-day - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Paddy's Day is going to be freezing but there shouldn't be that much snow
# Please Say It Ain't Snow
# Please Say It Ain't Snow

Paddy's Day is going to be freezing but there shouldn't be that much snow

Mar 15th 2018, 7:24 AM 24,016 Views 22 Comments

It’s going to be cold but we won’t be snowed in.

# paddys-day - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

7 kid-friendly events for St Patrick's Day - from ball runs to giant céilís
# Lá Fhéile Pádraig
# Lá Fhéile Pádraig

7 kid-friendly events for St Patrick's Day - from ball runs to giant céilís

Mar 13th 2018, 5:38 PM 3,608 Views 1 Comment

He’s our patron saint and beloved snake wrangler, so here’s how to celebrate St Patrick in style.

Met Éireann is predicting snow for St. Patrick's Day
# BEGORRAH
# BEGORRAH

Met Éireann is predicting snow for St. Patrick's Day

Mar 13th 2018, 7:46 AM 136,005 Views 36 Comments

Snow showers could be frequent in the east and southeast.

# paddys-day - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Angela and Eileen dressed up Michael Tea Higgins for Paddy's Day on Gogglebox last night
# Teariffic
From The Daily Edge
# Teariffic

Angela and Eileen dressed up Michael Tea Higgins for Paddy's Day on Gogglebox last night

Mar 23rd 2017, 10:01 AM 4,354 Views 0 Comments

STOP. SO CUTE.

# paddys-day - Sunday 19 March, 2017

The photos of Dara O Briain leading out the Paddy's Day parade in London are class
# Grand Marshal Dara
From The Daily Edge
# Grand Marshal Dara

The photos of Dara O Briain leading out the Paddy's Day parade in London are class

Mar 19th 2017, 1:23 PM 10,491 Views 0 Comments

Nice sash.

# paddys-day - Saturday 18 March, 2017

A brief history of well known people drinking (often shocking) pints of Guinness for Paddy's Day
# The Head On That
From The Daily Edge
# The Head On That

A brief history of well known people drinking (often shocking) pints of Guinness for Paddy's Day

Mar 18th 2017, 2:10 PM 11,867 Views 0 Comments

The further you go, the worse it’s likely to get.

# paddys-day - Friday 17 March, 2017

Aaron's Takeaway in Tipperary introduced tricolour battered sausages for one day only
# Green White And Orange
From The Daily Edge
# Green White And Orange

Aaron's Takeaway in Tipperary introduced tricolour battered sausages for one day only

Mar 17th 2017, 4:33 PM 4,475 Views 2 Comments

*wipes away patriotic tear*

The RTÉ presenters' reaction to a lad in his boxers joining the Paddy's Day parade was priceless
# Streaker Alert
From The Daily Edge
# Streaker Alert

The RTÉ presenters' reaction to a lad in his boxers joining the Paddy's Day parade was priceless

Mar 17th 2017, 2:14 PM 12,888 Views 0 Comments

“Ah yeah, fair play.”

Jamie Dornan explained 41 different Irish ways to say 'drunk' on Jimmy Kimmel
# Paddy's Day Special
From The Daily Edge
# Paddy's Day Special

Jamie Dornan explained 41 different Irish ways to say 'drunk' on Jimmy Kimmel

Mar 17th 2017, 1:07 PM 17,079 Views 7 Comments

“Rat-arsed.”

Julien Mercille: 'We should transform Paddy's Day into a people’s celebration, that's not about blind patriotism'
# Column
# Column

Julien Mercille: 'We should transform Paddy's Day into a people’s celebration, that's not about blind patriotism'

Mar 17th 2017, 8:30 AM 133 Views 84 Comments

If we created an alternative and more inclusive Paddy’s Day, it might even change the country for the better, writes Julien Mercille.

17 things you're bound to spot at a St Patrick's Day parade down the country
# Order Of Malta
From The Daily Edge
# Order Of Malta

17 things you're bound to spot at a St Patrick's Day parade down the country

Mar 17th 2017, 8:00 AM 5,879 Views 2 Comments

Who needs Dublin and its fancy parade, TBH?

Getting around: Everything you need to know about St Patrick's Day in Dublin
# Road Closures
# Road Closures

Getting around: Everything you need to know about St Patrick's Day in Dublin

Mar 17th 2017, 8:00 AM 23,111 Views 17 Comments

Celebrating? Working? We’ve got you covered.

Well holy God! It looks like St Patrick was married and we used to celebrate his wife every year
# The Snake
# The Snake

Well holy God! It looks like St Patrick was married and we used to celebrate his wife every year

Mar 17th 2017, 6:00 AM 22,407 Views 25 Comments

The mention of Sheelah in the written word stretches back hundreds of years

# paddys-day - Thursday 16 March, 2017

10 class Irish movies to watch on Netflix this Paddy's Day weekend
# Bunker In
From The Daily Edge
# Bunker In

10 class Irish movies to watch on Netflix this Paddy's Day weekend

Mar 16th 2017, 9:00 PM 16,270 Views 4 Comments

For those not on the session.

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