Want To Party Hard On St. Patrick's Day? These Are The Best 20 US Cities To Visit!

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St. Patrick's Day or the Feast of Saint Patrick, held traditionally on March 17th, is an Irish holiday that commemorates the foremost patron saint of Ireland. The cultural and religious holiday is celebrated around the world by the Irish diaspora, especially in the U.K., Canada, and several countries in Latin America. The U.S. also likes to go ham!

St. Patty's is often associated with leprechauns, drinking beer (even better if it's green), bar hopping to Irish Pubs, and getting pinched for not wearing green. If St. Patrick's Day is your favorite time of the year, then consider taking a road trip to one of the following cities below. If you live in one of them, then consider yourself lucky AF!

They say, according to a recent report by WalletHub, that they're the best 20 cities to party on the 17th.

Top 20 Cities for St. Patrick’s Day

  • Chicago, IL
  • Boston, MA
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Buffalo, NY
  • New York, NY
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Fort Collins, CO
  • Tampa, FL
  • Madison, WI
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • St. Louis, MO
  • Henderson, NV
  • Naperville, IL
  • Reno, NV
  • Seattle, WA
  • Omaha, NE
  • Columbus, OH
  • Rochester, NY
  • Syracuse, NY
  • Fort Wayne, IN

According to WalletHub: "To determine the best cities for celebrating Irish-American heritage, WalletHub compared 200 of the largest U.S. cities across 17 key metrics, ranging from Irish pubs and restaurants per capita to lowest price for a three-star hotel on St. Patrick’s Day to weather forecast."

Did your city make the cut? Let us know in the comments!

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