St. Patrick's Day in Scotland is usually celebrated by the Irish community and all fans of Ireland with pub crawls, music festivals and special events. In Edinburgh's old town you can see lots of green on this day. The highlight of St. Partick's Day in Edinburgh is Cowgate St.Patrick's Festival. A weekend-long festival is all about fun or "craic" and everything Irish. Nine stages in five bars and many outdoor venues feature Irish music, dance and other great staff.
The Cowgate St. Patrick's festival is held in four Edinburgh famous venues: The Three Sisters, Biddy Mulligans, Espionage, and Cabaret Voltaire. Great atmosphere, special guest stars from Ireland and lots of beer—do you need other reasons to celebrate?