La Crosse celebrates St. Patrick's Day

Downtown La Crosse turned green in celebration of St. Patrick's Day Saturday. The annual celebration started with breakfast at The Charmant Hotel, with the parade after, starting at noon and traveling from Second and State Street to Ninth and Main Street.

St. Patrick's Day by the numbers

When you suit up in green and head to the St. Patrick's Day parade or your favorite Irish bar to celebrate, dropping these facts and figures about the holiday's origins will impress your fellow revelers!