Irish Communities Celebrations of St. Patrick’s day 2012

St. Patrick’s Day is one of the most popular events in the Irish communities abroad. Irish people that emigrated around the globe find this holiday as a very uniting holiday which binds together the first generation of immigrants and also the later generations. Green color, drinking, celebrations and parties are all part of this special holiday that helps to link to the Irish identity and heritage overseas.

The most known parade is the one held in New York. This parade attracts over 2 millions people yearly, to watch the delighting marchers of the parade:

How do you plan to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day thisi year? I’d be happy to hear!

If you haven’t planned your celebration and not sure where to be, the best place to start is an Irish pub in major cities – sure there you will find jolly fellows.