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What color do people dye things on St Patricks day? 

Green 

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What day is St. Patrick's Day celebrated on every year?

March 17

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When is St. Patricks Day celebrated? 

March 17

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Ireland's traditional symbol that is also a good luck symbol.

Shamrock? (The shamrock represents: Father, Son, Holy Spirit)

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What do we wear to celebrate St. Patrick's Day today? 

Green

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Which popular Irish food is related to French fries? 

Mashed potatoes 

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Where is St. Patrick's day celebrated the most?

Ireland and the USA

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How do we often shorten the name of St Patricks day or what is another name for this holiday?

St. Paddys Day

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What creature comes to visit on St Patricks day? 

Leprechaun? 

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This tradition of celebrating St. Patrick's Day in the US began in New York in 1762.

Parades

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What cereal is most commonly eaten on St Patricks Day? 

Lucky Charms

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What is the capital city of Ireland?

Dublin

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What color do we wear on St Patricks Day? 

Green

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An ancient musical instrument used in Ireland for centuries.

Harp (A widely used symbol that appears on coins, the presidential flag, state seals, uniforms, and official documents)

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What happens if someone does not wear green on St Patricks day? 

Pinched by a leprechaun

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What vegetables are typically eaten with the popular meat on St. Patrick's day?

Potatoes, Carrots, or Cabbage

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What is the name of the traditional dance of Ireland?

Irish River Dancing

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What US city was the first to celebrate St. Patrick's Day?

Boston

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In some stories told to children, it is said that if you catch a leprechaun he will tell you that his treasure is here. 

The end of a rainbow

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Why is St. Patrick's day celebrated in the US?

To honor or celebrate Irish culture

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What popular meat do people in the US eat on St Patrick's day? 

Corned Beef

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Ireland is also called this name because the country is filled with a lot of green fields. 

"Emerald Isle"

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What are the 3 colors on the Irish flag?

Orange, white and green

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Visitors to the Blarney Castle kiss this to receive the gift of eloquence and powers of persuasion, a true master of the "gift of gab".

Blarney Stone

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Chicago dyes this green on the Saturday before St Patricks Day?

Chicago river

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