Every year on March 17, people around the world celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. It began as a religious feast day for the patron saint of Ireland, but now St. Patrick's Day is an international festival celebrating Irish culture. The Irish and Irish-at-heart celebrate with parades, dancing, special foods and a whole lot of green.
Watch this video to learn more about St. Patrick's Day.
Click below to learn about a crazy St. Patrick's Day tradition in Chicago.
Watch this timelapse video of the Chicago River turning green.
What NEW things did you learn about St. Patrick's Day? Add a surprising fact to the discussion below.
Now, it wouldn't be wise for you to go turn your local river green, but how about making some green soda? Gather the following supplies and visit the website below for directions. When you are done with your project, share 3 ways...