Visit our special St. Patrick's Day website! from the History Channel
Each year on March 17th, waves of green sweep through major American cities as
hundreds of thousands of people participate in St. Patrick's Day events
nationwide. History.com features a special interactive website which includes
information about the history of St. Patrick's Day, video clips, and background
context about the history of Irish immigration to the U.S. Educators and
students can find helpful information for St. Patrick's Day events and research
projects at this site, with fun additions including recipes. The video clips on
this site give teachers an opportunity to spark classroom discussions about U.S.
immigration history, how holidays are made and transformed, and the nature of
ethnic identity in the United States.
St Patrick's Day Website
Find great St Patrick's Day recipes
St Patrick's Day by the Numbers