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St David's Day

St David

We celebrate our national day, St David's Day on the 1st March.

Take a look around this dedicated section of our website to find out more about St David, our patron saint. Explore our brand new interactive map to see how Wales connects with the rest of the world in 2015, get inspired to try some traditional Welsh recipes and so much more! 

Remember to follow #StDavidsDay on Twitter, and follow us @walesdotcom for updates.

Take a look at our Interactive Map to learn more about our connections across the world and a selection of interesting facts that might surprise you
The First Minister of Wales sends St David's Day greetings around the world
Read the story of our patron saint, St David
Find out why we wear a daffodil on St David's Day, and learn how to sing our National Anthem, Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau
Holding your own Welsh banquet? There are loads of Welsh recipe ideas here to inspire you
Make your own pom pom sheep, 3D Welsh dragon or daffodil or have a go at colouring in our flag
Test your knowledge of Wales with our interactive and PDF quizzes
St David's Day is the perfect opportunity to learn some Welsh phrases