St  Patrick's Day  march returns in  full-force

St Patrick's Day festivities the nation over are back following a two-year break, incorporating the country's biggest in New York City

Saint Patrick's Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick, is a cultural and religious celebration held on 17 March,

traditional death date of Saint Patrick, the foremost patron saint of Ireland.

Celebrations: Attending parades and a céilí; Wearing green and shamrocks; Drinking Irish beer and Irish whiskey

Significance: Feast day of Saint Patrick, commemoration of the arrival of Christianity in Ireland