Irish festival celebrated in Shanghai

The Feile Shanghai Family Day, an event to celebrate the upcoming St Patrick's Day, was held at Waitanyuan Culture Square in Huangpu District on Saturday afternoon.

The Feile Shanghai Family Day, an event to celebrate upcoming St. Patrick’s Day, was held at Waitanyuan Culture Square in Huangpu District on Saturday afternoon.

Irish nationals in Shanghai and guests enjoyed Irish folk art performances and food during the event.

St Patrick’s Day, Ireland's National Day, falls on March 17 and honors Saint Patrick, Ireland’s patron saint.

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A girl wears a mask to celebrate the upcoming St Patrick's Day in Shanghai on March 10, 2018.

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Girls dance on the Feile Shanghai Family Day, an event to celebrate the upcoming St Patrick’s Day, in Shanghai on March 10, 2018.

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People pose for photos on the Feile Shanghai Family Day, an event to celebrate the upcoming St Patrick’s Day, in Shanghai on March 10, 2018.

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Irish nationals attend the Feile Shanghai Family Day, an event to celebrate the upcoming St Patrick’s Day, in Shanghai on March 10, 2018.

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