St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is a time for tricks, pinches, and green, of course—but it’s also a great day to celebrate Irish heritage. From St. Patrick’s Day memes to great Irish desserts and foods to a classic Irish coffee, we’ll guide you through everything you need to know to make March 17 (aka St. Patrick’s Day) a blast. (We’ll even teach you the proper spelling of St. Paddy’s Day.)

St. Paddy’s Day Basics

Is It St. Patty or St. Paddy? Chances Are, You’re Getting It Wrong

St. Patrick’s Day 2021 is Wednesday, March 17—be sure you’re spelling your celebratory posts and messages correctly, or you might get pinched.

Why Do You Get Pinched on St. Patrick’s Day?

St. Patrick’s Day pinch rules: Made up or cultural relic? We dive into why you get pinched on March 17th, as well as why you're even supposed to wear green in the first place.

Shamrock Rice Krispies Treats

The secret to these St. Patrick's Day Rice Krispies treats is increasing your ratio of marshmallows to cereal for a chewy, pull-apart snack guaranteed to satisfy kids and adults alike. 

Celebratory Treats for St. Patrick’s Day

8 Traditional Irish Desserts for Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day

Whether you’re celebrating St. Patrick’s Day or just looking for a satisfying, classic Irish dessert, these puddings, shortbreads, and cakes will hit the spot.