St Patrick’s Day, March 17, commemorates the traditional death of Saint Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. It’s a celebration of all things Irish.
Sunday, June 28, 2020
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 FIFTH AVENUE 44th to 79th St Midtown-Upper East Side, NYC – The big Parade was cancelled for the COVID-19 situation, but a small group kept tradition alive by marching on Fifth Avenue in front of St. Patrick’s Cathedral.
Western Ireland and northwestern Spain share a Celtic culture. Fifth Avenue Midtown & Upper East Side, Manhattan Saturday, March 17, 2018
Fifth Avenue from 44th to 79th St Midtown & Upper East Side, Manhattan Saturday, March 17, 2017
St. Patrick was a Roman-British missionary and bishop in Ireland active in probably the late 400s. He is considered by many to be the founder of Catholicism in Ireland.
Nobody really knows the dates of his life, but we celebrate St Patrick’s traditional death on March 17 as St. Patrick’s Day.