They say everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, right?
I was born and raised in Chicagoland – where, every year to celebrate the holdiay, the Chicago River is dyed emerald green.
A cool YouTube video shows this year’s process in time lapse (captured by a fellow who works in a prime location on Wacker Drive). Follow this link to watch it.
To learn more about this tradition (begun in the early 1960s) and how it came to be, go to www.greenchicagoriver.com