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12 Spectacular St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations Around the World

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St. Patrick’s Day celebrations are always a joy to see on the holiday. Whether you were born Irish or you consider yourself “Irish at heart,” there’s nothing quite like getting into the spirit of the holiday — and folks all around the world agree.

While some of the most famous St. Patrick’s Day celebrations obviously take place in Ireland, there are plenty of other countries that make a point to mark the occasion. From St. Patrick’s Day parades to green illuminations of world-famous landmarks, there are a multitude of ways to celebrate Irish culture and create new traditions as time goes on. Some American cities, such as Chicago, quite literally paint the town green by dyeing a river the glorious color. No matter how your town or city celebrates the holiday, it’s worth taking a moment to appreciate the creativity that comes from revelers all over the world.

Scroll down to see some of the most incredible St. Patrick’s Day celebrations, then click on the circular buttons below your favorite image to share it instantly with friends and family on Facebook, Twitter, or Pinterest!

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