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Hot on the Web: Going Green for St. Paddy's Day

Chicago River Dyed Green
Posted at 8:48 AM, Mar 17, 2015
and last updated 2015-03-17 07:14:45-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) -- This Hot on the Web could make you green with envy.

Check out this time lapse video from this weekend, showing how crews dye the Chicago River green each year in celebration of St. Patrick's Day.

It's a tradition that dates back more than four decades, and it all started by accident.

Click the thumbnail to watch the video and learn more about the green river.