You don’t have to be Irish to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated all over the world by Irish and non-Irish alike with great food, music and dancing. St. Patrick’s Day celebrates the life and work of Saint Patrick the patron saint of Ireland. It’s also a day to celebrate Irish culture and heritage. We’ve put together a list of family friendly events going on in La Jolla as well as the big St. Patrick’s Day Parade in San Diego. So don on some green and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in La Jolla.