St. George's Day is on April 23rd and celebrates all things British. St. George's bunting and St. George's Flags are typically put up outside pubs and bars as well at homes showing the traditions of the day. A St. George's Day party is the perfect way to mark this day and we have lots of ideas to help you plan one. From St. George's Day Party Decorations and St. George's Party Packs to St. George's Day Wigs and Hats to choose from you will have everything you need to have a great event full of British characteristics. We would love to know how you will be spending St. George's Day.
St. George’s Day is on April 23rd and is also known as The Feast of St. George. St. George is the Patron Saint of England and St. George’s Day is commemorated on this day as it is believed that April 23rd was the date of St. George’s death. St. George was thought of as a special protector of the English. He has more recently been selected as the Patron Saint of Scouting. During World War II King George VI established the St. George Cross for outstanding acts of civilian valour. There is a famous story of St. George coming off of his horse to save a princess by slaying a dragon on foot. It customary on this day to fly the St. George’s Flag and to wear a red rose in a lapel which is the National Flower.