Saint Patricks is just right around the corner, and what a better way to celebrate the fun Irish Holiday than to grab some adorable Saint Patricks Day coloring pages and get decorating!
Saint Patrick’s Day is celebrated on March 17th and we often associate it with all sorts of things like leprechauns, shamrocks, and good luck charms, however it is actually a celebration for one of Irelands saints.
St Patrick is one of Ireland’s patron saints and many Americans with Irish ancestry remember him on this day.
These St. Patrick’s Day coloring pages feature a happy Leprechaun, Fun Rainbows with pots of gold, decorative shamrocks, even sweet treats. There is even a simple printable shamrock that you can print and design a banner or decoration with.
if you are not familiar with the History behind Saint Patricks Day Traditions, then you are in for a treat!
30 Printable St. Patrick’s Day Coloring Pages
We love these coloring pages that have such fun designs. Some are very intrinsic making them great for the older kids or adults to participate in the fun. Others are ideal for small hands and help with those fine motor skills.
I will often just take a bunch of the printable shamrock pages and cut them out and let the little ones draw all over them. Afterwards we place them on the windows and walls to decorate for a festive Holiday feel.
What is Saint Patrick’s Day All About?
Patrick’s Day tradition was popularized by Irish immigrants in the United States, who believed that wearing green made them invisible to leprechauns, you know those mythical woodland creatures that pinch anyone they see! So thereafter, everything was decorated in green colors and green prints.
It’s a festive and creative day that kids and adults can enjoy and celebrate the past as well as future. The most known traditions are the Shamrock, festive Irish Music, the Leprechaun and of course the Irish food- often times corned beef! The coloring pages above encompass much of the Irish festivities and joy and create wonderful opportunities for decorating.
These 30 free Saint Patricks Day Coloring Pages are yours to click and print! No downloading needed and no subscription forms to fill out. We hope you make your Saint Patricks day fun, pinch free and full of excitement.