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St Patricks Memorial Day

07.03.2018 19:32 | views: 960

March 17 in many countries around the world celebrate the Memorial Day of St. Patrick, who is considered the patron saint of Ireland. According to the legend, the saint brought Christianity to a pagan island and drove out all the snakes. In honor of St. Patrick in Ireland, a parade with songs and dances is arranged every year, dressed in all green. Now this holiday is some kind of international day of Ireland, which is celebrated all over the world, and not only by the Irish.

The parade on St. Patrick's Day is held every year in Kiev on the nearest Saturday. In 2018, it falls just on March 17. Usually the gathering of participants takes place near the monument to Taras Shevchenko opposite the Red Corps of Kyiv University. The procession with bagpipes, flutes, drums and Irish dances moves along the route: Shevchenko Park - ul. Vladimirskaya - Golden Gate - Sofia Square - Andreevsky Descent - Kontraktovaya Square. The parade will finish near the monument to Grigory Skovoroda.

In Odessa, St. Patrick's Parade is also held on the next day off. In 2018, the parade will begin at 12:00 in the City Garden. Fans of Celtic culture in green suits parade on Deribasovskaya with the accompaniment of the Odessa band Jolly's, who understands the Irish folk. The celebration will begin with a dance flash mob from the studio of the Irish dance Grand Emerald, each of them has the opportunity to become its participant. The organizers prepared a bright and rich program, a concert, master classes on Irish dancing, treats with real Irish beer and food. Well, the evening is proposed to be completed with a traditional celebration in pubs

March 17, Mukachevo comes to life Patrick's Day 2018 parade on the day of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. The participants of the procession in green dresses will pass through the streets of the city with songs and music, learn to dance Irish dances, will honor the blacksmith's smith at the bridge over the river Latoritsa, will pass a beer route through the beer establishments of the city with the tasting of some beers, learn the history of the appearance of beers that will be taste.

Throughout Ukraine, St. Patrick's Day is also traditionally celebrated in Irish pubs and other beer establishments.

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