For anyone not officially Irish or over the age of 21, St Patrick’s Day can be overlooked as a holiday. However, this year it falls on a Saturday. What better inspiration for a date idea than a St. Patrick’s day themed date night?
Celebrated since the late 1700′s, St. Patrick’s Day represents the instigation of the Irish Protestant organization The Knights of St. Patrick and is considered one of the most widely celebrated saints days in the world. With celebrations held in Great Britain, Canada, the United States, Argentina, Australia, and New Zealand among others, it’s easy to get caught up in the fun.
Traditionally St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated with parades and trips to the pub. But if you don’t feel like spending March 17th that way, here are 5 stay-at-home Irish date ideas to help you celebrate this lucky day.
1. Saint Patrick’s Day is primarily a celebration of Irish culture. Why not continue the tradition by cooking up an Irish feast of corn beef and cabbage. Finish the meal off with an Irish Coffee.