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When Is Saint Patrick's Day 2012?

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Saint Patrick on a bronze door, St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York City. (Photo © Scott P. Richert)

Saint Patrick in a detail from a bronze door on Saint Patrick's Cathedral, New York City.

(Photo © Scott P. Richert) Saint Patrick, Saint Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, Bay City, MI (Photo © Scott P. Richert)

A statue of Saint Patrick in the basement of Saint Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, Bay City, Michigan.

(Photo © Scott P. Richert)

Question: When Is Saint Patrick's Day 2012?

Saint Patrick's Day, commemorating the life of the great apostle of Ireland, has become a day of celebration for both Catholics and non-Catholics. When is Saint Patrick's Day 2012?

Answer: Saint Patrick's Day falls on Saturday, March 17, 2012. To find the day of the week on which Saint Patrick's Day falls in other years, see When Is Saint Patrick's Day?

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