st patrick's day

Why Do We Wear Green on St. Patrick’s Day?
Have you ever wondered why wearing green on St. Patrick's day is such a big deal? I mean, there isn't another day in the whole year where if you don't wear a specific color you get pinched. I did a little bit of research to find out the origins of both of these crazy traditions.
Best St. Patrick’s Day Parties in Tyler
St. Patrick's Day is basically a holiday used as an excuse to drink. Sure getting all dressed up and pinching people who aren't wearing green is fun, but St. Patrick's day wouldn't be near as fun without the green beer. We're getting together a list of St. Patty's Day p…
St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland – Sober and Solemn?
While many people associate St. Patty's with heavy drinking and pub crawls, in Ireland, St. Patrick's Day is a historically solemn and sober holy day for Roman Catholics. Believe it. Until the 1970s, pubs were actually legally required to close up shop for the day.
4 Quirky St. Patrick’s Day Traditions
You know what they say: one man’s pub crawl is another man’s....public reading of “Green Eggs and Ham”? Some places around the world celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in uniquely festive ways. Here are some of our favorites:
History of the Irish Car Bomb
The Irish Car Bomb (a shot of Bailey's plopped in a pint of Guinness) is a popular drink around St. Patrick's Day, though some be surprised to hear it didn't originate in Ireland. In 1979, Charles B. Oat created the drink at Wilson's Saloon in Norwich, Connecticut, according to a…