10/03/2014 12:01 GMT | Updated 16/03/2015 09:59 GMT

20 Completely Legitimate Reasons To Celebrate St Patrick's Day

Kelley Nolan and her husband Ken Myers dress the part during Savannah's 190-year-old St. Patrick?s Day parade, Monday, March 17, 2014, in Savannah, Ga. Despite a constant drizzle of rain, the couple still cheered the participants of this year's parade though historic downtown. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

It seems that only English people celebrate St George's Day and only the Welsh celebrate St David's Day - but St Patrick's Day? St Paddy's Day is for everyone! And just to prove it, here's a list of excuses reasons to let your hair down on 17 March... or at least dye it green.

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