Happy Saint Patrick's Day from all at Irish Country Music Radio!

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St. Patrick's Day Did You Know?

  • - Saint Patrick was born ''Maewyn Succat'' but changed his name to ''Patricius'' after becoming a priest.
  • - The very first St Patrick's day parade took place in Boston, MA in 1737.
  • - Most people, whether they are Irish or not, wear green on this day. One of the Irish traditions is to pinch anyone who is not wearing green on St. Patrick's Day.
  • - In Chicago every year river "Kelly" is dyed green. The dye lasts for about five hours.
  • - More than 10 kilometres of barriers will be used throughout the St Patrick's Festival in Dublin. .

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