A leprechaun is a type of fairy of the Aos Sí in Irish folklore. They are usually depicted as little bearded men, wearing a coat and hat, who partake in mischief. They are solitary creatures who spend their time making and mending shoes and have a hidden pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.
St. Patrick's Day
Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Observances: Attending mass or service
Significance: Feast day of Saint Patrick, commemoration of the arrival of Christianity in Ireland
Also called: Feast of Saint Patrick, Lá Fhéile Phádraig, Patrick's Day, (St) Paddy's Day, (St) Patty's Day (Mostly in America)
The four-leaf clover is a rare variation of the common three-leaf clover. According to traditional superstition, such clovers bring good luck, though it is not clear when or how this superstition began.