On St. Patrick's Day, just about everyone feels a little Irish. Help your little ones get in on the fun, and maybe even learn something, by printing these free, original coloring pages that reflect the traditions and folklore of this holiday.
Download Free St. Patrick's Day Pages
Leprechauns, lucky clover leaves, and Irish step dancing are popular elements of the St. Patrick's Day celebration, but there's more to it than that. As the legend goes, St. Patrick himself drove the snakes out of Ireland. The coloring pages below illustrate all of these themes. Just click on each image in order to download and print that page.
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More St. Patrick's Day Coloring Fun
The fun doesn't have to stop when your child finishes coloring the previous pages. You can download more free, printable coloring pages from these sites.
Activity Village has a number of cute coloring pages. There's a field of smiling clovers, a pot of gold, several leprechaun pages, and a St. Patrick's Day page that includes symbols traditionally associated with this holiday.
Apples 4 the Teacher
Apples 4 the Teacher offers many coloring pages you can download for free, but you must have the Flash 10 Plugin. Children can also color online using their computer mouse as a crayon. Designs include the Irish flag, the Celtic cross and the Claddagh, among others. This site also offers extra resources to go with these coloring pages.
Primary Games has about a dozen St. Patrick's Day pages to download and color. You must have Adobe Acrobat reader to print them, and the site offers a link to it if you need it. Pages include a little leprechaun on a clover leaf, dancing leprechauns, a pot of gold, and more.
Coloring Fun and More
St. Patrick's Day is a fun theme for coloring creativity, as well as learning about other regions and cultures. Coloring pages also help children develop fine motor skills, so let your child pick out a few pages and start coloring right away.