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Feb 27

St. Patrick’s Day Gifts & Office Supplies

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St. Patrick’s Day is Friday, March 17th!

St. Patrick's Day Gifts Office Supplies Twin Cities MN 2017We offer a wide variety of St. Patrick’s Day items to help you with your celebration!

Here are some fun facts about St. Patrick’s Day!

  • The first St. Patrick’s Day Parade was held in Boston in 1737.
  • New York City began holding St. Patrick’s Day Parades in 1762.
  • The first St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland was held in Waterford, Ireland in 1903.
  • Chicago began dying the Chicago River the color green in 1962.
  • The color blue was originally associated with St. Patrick, until the 1798 Irish Rebellion, when the clover became a symbol of nationalism and the “wearing of the green” on lapels became regular practice.

St Patrick’s Day is celebrated in many parts of the world and many choose to wear something green on that day.  It’s common for many to host parties featuring Irish food and drinks that are dyed in green food color as part of this celebration.  Many area restaurants and pubs offer Irish food or drink, which include:

  • Green Beer
  • Irish Coffee
  • Corned Beef and Cabbage
  • Irish Stew
  • Irish Potato Soup
  • Irish Potato Champ (also known as Poundies, Cally or Pandy)
  • Beef and Guinness Pie
  • Irish Brown Bread
  • Irish cream chocolate mousse cake

Shop online and order yours today!

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