St. Patrick´s Day

St. Patrick´s Day is on March 17th. You can watch a video about St. Patrick´s Day here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXmxooGQ_Dg

Everything is green on this day – beer:

green beer

cupcakes, cakes:

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even a river in Chicago!

river Chicago

People celebrate this day wearing green as well:

green clothes 3  green clothes 2

green clothes 1

The traditional meal is Irish lamb stew – easy peasy (= not difficult) to prepare: http://www.goodtoknow.co.uk/recipes/312502/irish-lamb-stew

irish stew

Some people dance jig: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hDIZ6lsCKtg

If you catch a leprechaun (a tiny little man) on this day, he has to give you his pot of gold usually hidden at the end of the rainbow.

pot of gold leprechaun

And finally some numbers: http://cdn.history.com/sites/2/2014/01/st-patricks-day-infographic-final.jpg

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