Tag Archives: Public holidays in the United States

17Mar/16
The water in the fountain on the North Lawn of the White House is dyed green in honor of St. Patrick's Day

White House fountains flow green for St. Pat’s

The White House fountains are dyed green in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. Continue reading

26Nov/15

Thanksgiving parade set amid heightened security

City officials estimate 3.5 million spectators will crowd New York City to watch Macy’s annual Thanksgiving Day Parade, held under tight security two weeks after the attacks in Paris. Jillian Kitchener reports. Continue reading

25May/15

Fallen servicemen honored at Memorial Day concert in Washington

Thousands attend annual Memorial Day Concert in Washington to remember those who died while serving in the U.S. armed services.

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