Saint Patrick's Day Countup
Haps: Tuesday March 17, 2020
Countdown until Saint Patrick's Day 2020, which celebrates Ireland's patron Saint Patrick, who is credited with converting Ireland to Christianity.
March 10, 2020 - Amid the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak, many places have cancelled their St Patrick Day Parades due to concern of large numbers of people in close proximity. Ireland has cancelled many of its parades; In the United States, Boston, Hartford (CT), Newport (RI) have all cancelled St Patrick's parades. March 12, 2020: Many more US cities have cancelled their St. Patrick Day Parades due to Covid-19, including Chicago, Pittsburg, Kansas City, Atlanta, Cleveland; New York City has cancelled its St Patrick Day Parade for the first time in over 250 years.
March 15, 2020: CDC recommends no public gatherings of more than 50 people for the next 8 weeks. Most bars and restaurants are closed throughout the USA.
March 16, 2020: To prevent the spread of Coronavirus, Ireland closes all pubs and bars for at least 2 weeks.
Countup since Saint Patrick's Day on March 17, 2020
Saint Patrick's Day Wardrobe Poll
Do you wear green on St. Patrick's Day?