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Happy St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick’s Day is observed on March 17, because that is the feast day of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland.  It has become a holiday all around the world, where everyone can share in the fun and be Irish for the day.

Fun Ideas with the Kids

St. Patrick’s Day Recipes

  • Rainbow Cupcakes
  • Irish Soda Bread
  • Corned Beef & Cabbage
  • Fun Facts

    • The color green is also commonly associated with Ireland, also known as “the Emerald Isle.”
    • One estimate suggests that there are about 10 000 regular three-leaf clovers for every lucky four-leaf clover.
    • Legend says that each leaf of the clover means something: the first is for hope, the second for faith, the third for love and the fourth for luck.

    SoberRide Home for St. Patrick's Day

    If you are under 21, it is illegal to drink alcohol in the U.S. If you are over 21, please celebrate responsibly and never drink and drive. If you plan to drink alcohol, arrange for a designated driver, take public transport (Metro) or use the SoberRide service for a free cab ride home.

    WRAP’s 2013 St. Patrick’s Day SoberRide campaign will run Sunday, March 17th from 4:00 pm to 4:00 am on Monday, March 18th. For a FREE ride HOME (up to a $30 fare) call 1-800-200-TAXI (8294). AT&T users may dial #WRAP from their wireless phones. You must be 21 or older to use this service. This service only applies to calls in a specific area which includes DC, Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties in Maryland and some areas in N. VA.

    For more information visit www.soberride.com