The History: In the Middle Ages through St. Joseph's intercessions with the Lord, Sicilians were saved from famine. The Colors: Just as St. Patrick's Day revelers wear green, on St. Joseph's Day, Italians and others who want to celebrate, traditionally, wear red. A St.Mar 13, 2014
Polish People wear red in honor of Swiety Josef too. It's tradition. Solidarity for their breathren that survived famine, Poles suffered
much too over the centuries.