Céilís, concerts and crafts: The St Patrick’s Day festivities taking place near you

There’s something for everyone, including autism and dementia-friendly events

Last year's St Patrick's Day parade in Dublin

Andrea Smith

From parades to art activities, dementia-friendly events to open-air céilís, there is lots to look forward to around the country this St Patrick’s Day. Several events are free, and many areas have programmes running well beyond the day itself, so there really is something for everyone.