The district took to the warmth of their Instagram feeds to celebrate a chilly St. Patrick's Day. (Casey Capachi/The Washington Post)

Instead of the usual green, D.C. residents and visitors saw a lot of white this St. Patrick’s Day.

The region got more than 7 inches of snow, the third-biggest snowfall on record so late in the season. But that didn’t stop locals from walking in the cold to get a good photo.

Watch the video to see what D.C. residents were up to around the area on #SnowPatricksDay.