When is Saint Patrick's Day 2021?

Saint Patrick's Day 2021 is on Wednesday 17th Mar, 2021 (17/03/2021) in 722 days

What is Saint Patrick's Day?

Saint Patrick's Day

It is a cultural and religious celebration held on 17 March. It is the traditional death date of Saint Patrick, the foremost patron saint of Ireland.

Saint Patrick's Day was made an official Christian feast day in the early 17th century and is practised by the Lutheran Church, Eastern Orthodox Church, Anglican Communion and Catholic Church. The day honors Saint Patrick and the arrival of Christianity in Ireland. It also celebrates the heritage and culture of the Irish in general. Celebrations generally involve cèilidhs, the wearing of green attire or shamrocks and public parades and festivals. Christians who belong to liturgical denominations also attend church services and historically. The Lenten restrictions on eating and drinking alcohol were lifted for the day. This has encouraged and propagated the tradition of holiday of alcohol consumption.

Dates for Saint Patrick's Day from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of Saint Patrick's Day is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Saint Patrick's Day 2024SundayMar 17th in 1818 days
Saint Patrick's Day 2023FridayMar 17th in 1452 days
Saint Patrick's Day 2022ThursdayMar 17th in 1087 days
Saint Patrick's Day 2021WednesdayMar 17th in 722 days
Saint Patrick's Day 2020TuesdayMar 17th in 357 days
Saint Patrick's Day 2019SundayMar 17th 8 days ago
Saint Patrick's Day 2018SaturdayMar 17th 373 days ago
Saint Patrick's Day 2017FridayMar 17th 738 days ago
Saint Patrick's Day 2016ThursdayMar 17th 1103 days ago
Saint Patrick's Day 2015TuesdayMar 17th 1469 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateMar 17, 2021
When? Starts in 722 days
Duration1 Day
Type Christian Holidays

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