St. Patty’s Day Celebration Ideas For Parents and Kids

St. Patrick’s Day is a global celebration of Irish culture, specifically St Patrick— one of Ireland’s patron saints, who ministered Christianity in Ireland during the fifth century.

With St. Patty’s Day around the corner, how do you plan on celebrating?

According to Timeanddate.com, a popular way to celebrate is to go to your local pub or bar and order Irish specialty items including:

  • Irish brown bread
  • Corned beef and cabbage.
  • Beef and Guinness pie.
  • Irish cream chocolate mousse cake.
  • Irish coffee.
  • Irish potato champ, also known as poundies, cally or pandy.
  • Irish stew.
  • Irish potato soup.

St. Patty’s Day is also a time when children can indulge in sweets and adults can enjoy a “pint” of beer at a local pub.

Fun things to partake in if your not Irish, but you want to celebrate, include planning a trip down St Patrick’s Purgatory. St. Patrick’s Purgatory is associated penance and spiritual healing.

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