Despite two years of temperate St. Patrick's Day celebrations, everyone will be a little Irish again this March 17.

Over 2 million spectators are expected to attend the annual Fifth Avenue parade in New York City.

New York City

Every year, up to 30,000 people line Bridge Street for the St. Patrick's Day Parade, a tradition since 2004.


Additionally, San Antonio holds its own river dying, scheduled for March 17 and 19, followed by a boat parade along the river.

San Antonio:

Tradition since 1962, the process uses 40 lbs of vegetable-based dye. Using a motorboat to dump dye and two to stir and spread it.


Saint Patrick’s Day, or the Feast is a cultural and religious celebration held on 17 March, in memory of the foremost patron saint of Ireland.