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# St Patrick's Day

March 2024
Dublin firefighter in Boston for St Patrick's weekend charged with rape
Taoiseach tells US President during shamrock ceremony that Irish people are 'deeply troubled' about Gaza
Varadkar brought the US President to tears by quoting his late son.
Woman and boy taken to hospital after car crashes into them during parade in Stradbally
Varadkar says crisis in Gaza will form part of shamrock ceremony speech
In Pictures: Here's how St Patrick's Day is being celebrated across the country
St Patrick's Day celebrations take place across the country
The national parade kicked off on Parnell Square in the capital at 12pm.
Poll: Will you go to a St Patrick's Day parade today?
Are you celebrating St. Patrick's Day? Send us your photos
Where are the biggest St Patrick's Day parades and what other events are happening today?
Quiz: How much do you know about snakes?
Analysis: What is the history of the White House shamrock presentation?
Dr Catherine Healy
Pro-Palestinian campaigners line the Liffey in protest at White House St Patrick's Day ceremony
Irish Aviation Authority warns against drone flights over St Patrick's Day parade in Dublin
Irish Rail operating additional services, including late night trains, in Dublin this weekend
Rain, sun, wind: What weather to expect this St Patrick's Day weekend
All eyes on Varadkar to use his voice in White House meeting to push for peace in Palestine
Every tenth motorist has admitted to getting behind the wheel of a car after having a drink
Sinn Féin has placed ads in papers across the US - but there's a softer approach this year
The ads have been taken out by the party’s US fundraising arm Friends of Sinn Féin.
Gardaí on alert over car enthusiasts' plans to converge on Donegal seaside town for St Patrick's Day
'I'm not their mammy': Taoiseach addresses Fine Gael Senators who went to rugby instead of voting
'Cries of the innocent will haunt us if we stay silent': Taoiseach calls for Gaza ceasefire in Boston speech
Can ministers deliver Ireland’s message on Gaza during US paddywhackery?
Varadkar dubs some Trump comments 'highly inappropriate' but says Govt will work with whoever is elected
Varadkar to make two visits to White House as St Patrick's Day engagements split into two days
This year
To Whom It Concerns, this year's Grand Marshal for the Dublin St Patrick's Day parade is...
Poll: Should Sinn Féin boycott the White House this St Patrick's Day?
Tourism Ireland's St Patrick's Day 'Global Greening' initiative has officially been axed
Business as usual for overseas St Patrick's Day trips as 11 govt politicians to head to US
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is expected to meet US President Joe Biden to mark St Patrick’s Day.
Palestinian ambassador urges Irish politicians to use Patrick's Day visit to raise Gaza plight with Biden
Dr Jilan Wahba Abdalmajid said that she would respect whatever decision is taken by the Irish Government and Sinn Féin.
Mary Lou McDonald says Patrick's Day trip will let Ireland send 'clear message' to US on Gaza
Boycotting St Patrick’s trip to US over Gaza ‘doesn’t make sense’, says Tánaiste
Poll: Should the Taoiseach visit the White House this St Patrick's Day?
Calls for Leo Varadkar and Mary Lou McDonald to boycott St Patrick's Day White House visit
St Patrick's Athletic off to America for friendly against MLS opponents
Last year
Council and Fáilte Ireland 'strongly disagreed' with month-long St Patrick's Day Festival plan
'I'm absolutely focused': Eamon Ryan intends to lead Greens into next General Election
Quiz: How much do you know about these famous Patricks (and Patricias)?
Beneath green shamrocks and fluff of St Patrick's Day lies Ireland's soft power busy at work
Poll: Do you like Niall Horan's music?
Niall Horan told he can 'come back anytime' by Biden as he rounds off White House Patrick's Day