While St. Patrick’s Day in the U.S. focuses on fun, it’s serious business in the food and beverage industry.
The personal finance experts at WalletHub.com said the average St. Pat’s party goer will spend about $36.50 this Tuesday, March 17. There will be 13 million pints of Guinness beer consumed worldwide.
St. Patrick’s Day ranks No. 4 on WalletHub’s list of most popular drinking holidays, behind New Year’s Eve, Christmas and Independence Day.