2021 Holidays

aka Valid Excuses to Party

Last Updated 7/26/21

St Patricks Day
St Patrick's Day
Valentines Day
Valentine's Day
and Fall
4th of July
4th of July
New Years

Baby Showers



Adult Birthdays




Mother's Day


Super BOWL

2021 Special Occasions

Lesser Known Holidays

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March 1

National Pig Day

Peace Corps Day

Peanut Butter Lovers' Day

Plan a Solo Vacation Day

World Compliment Day

March 2

Old Stuff Day

March 3

Caregiver Appreciation Day

I Want You to be Happy Day

If Pets Had Thumbs Day  

National Anthem Day

Peach Blossom Day

March 4

Holy Experiment Day

Hug a GI Day

March 5
Employee Appreciation Day first Friday in March
National Salesperson Day - first Friday in the month

Multiple Personality Day

March 6

Dentist's Day

National Frozen Food Day

March 7

National Cereal Day

National Crown Roast of Pork Day
Namesake Day - first Sunday in March

March 8

Be Nasty Day

International (Working) Women's Day

March 9

Panic Day

March 10

International Find a Pay Phone Booth Day

Middle Name Pride Day

March 11

 Johnny Appleseed Day

Worship of Tools Day - guys, you can relate
Popcorn Lover's Day - second Thursday

March 12

Girl Scouts Day

Plant a Flower Day

March 13

Ear Muff Day

Jewel Day

March 14
Daylight Savings begins at 2:a.m. - date varies

Geneology Day - second Saturday in March

Learn about Butterflies Day

National Potato Chip Day

National Pi Day - Why today? Because today is 3.14, the value of Pi.

March 15

Dumbstruck Day

Everything You Think is Wrong Day

Ides of March

March 16

Everything You Do is Right Day

Freedom of Information Day

Giant Panda Bear Day
Tea for Two Tuesday - third Tuesday in March

March 17

Corned Beef and Cabbage Day

Submarine Day - the hero sandwich or the boat??

Saint Patrick's Day

March 18

Goddess of Fertility Day

Supreme Sacrifice Day
Absolutely Incredible Kid Day - third Thursday of month

March 19

Poultry Day

March 20
Spring (Vernal) Equinox - date varies

International Earth Day

Extraterrestrial Abductions Day

 Proposal Day  

World Sparrow Day  
International Sports Car Racing Day - third Saturday of month

National Quilting Day - third Saturday of month

March 21

Credit Card Reduction Day

Fragrance Day

March 22

National Goof Off Day

March 23

Melba Toast Day

National Chip and Dip Day

National Puppy Day

Near Miss Day
National / World Agriculture Day - date varies

March 24

National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day

March 25

Feast of the Annunciation

Pecan Day

Waffle Day

March 26

Make Up Your Own Holiday Day

National Spinach Day

March 27

National "Joe" Day
Passover begins at sundown - date varies

March 28

Something on a Stick Day

Weed Appreciation Day
Palm Sunday - date varies

March 29

National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day

 Smoke and Mirrors Day

March 30

I am in Control Day

National Doctor's Day

Take a Walk in the Park Day

Turkey Neck Soup Day

March 31

Bunsen Burner Day

National Clam on the Half Shell Day

National Crayon Day

World Backup Day


April 1

April Fool's Day

1 Atheist Day

International Fun at Work Day

International Tatting Day

April 2

Children's Book Day

National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day

Reconciliation Day
National Walk to Work Day - first Friday of month
Good Friday - date varies

April 3

Don't Go to Work Unless it's Fun Day - we know your decision

Tweed Day

World Party Day

April 4
Easter Sunday - date varies

Hug a Newsman Day

Walk Around Things Day

School Librarian Day

Tell a Lie Day

World Rat Day

April 5

Go for Broke Day

National Dandelion Day

Read a Road Map Day

April 6

California Poppy Day 

National Tartan Day

New Beer's Eve

Plan Your Epitaph Day - a little morbid if you ask me

Sorry Charlie Day

Teflon Day

April 7

Caramel Popcorn Day - Most likely created by a popcorn maker, or an Ecard company.

International Beaver Day

National Beer Day

No Housework Day

World Health Day
National Walking Day - first Wednesday in month

April 8

All is Ours Day

Draw a Picture of a Bird Day

Zoo Lover's Day

April 9

Name Yourself Day

Winston Churchill Day

April 10

Golfer's Day 

National Siblings Day

April 11

Eight Track Tape Day - do you remember those?

Barbershop Quartet Day

National Submarine Day

April 12

Big Wind Day - this day blows me away!

Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day

National Licorice Day

Russian Cosmonaut Day

Walk on Your Wild Side Day

April 13

Dyngus Day always the Monday after Easter

International Plant Appreciation Day

National Peach Cobbler Day

Scrabble Day

April 14

Ex Spouse Day

International Moment of Laughter Day

Look up at the Sky Day - don't you have anything better to do?

National Dolphin Day

National Pecan Day

Reach as High as You Can Day

April 15

Income Taxes Due (most years, it's on the 15th)

Rubber Eraser Day

That Sucks Day

Titanic Remembrance Day

World Art Day
National High Five Day third Thursday

April 16

Mushroom Day

National Bean Counter Day

National Eggs Benedict Day

National Librarian Day

National Stress Awareness Day

Save the Elephant Day

April 17

 Bat Appreciation Day

Blah, Blah, Blah Day

International Haiku Poetry Day

National Cheeseball Day   

Pet Owners Independence Day
Husband Appreciation Day - third Saturday in April

April 18

International Juggler's Day - also applies to multi tasking office workers

Newspaper Columnists Day

April 19

 National Garlic Day
Patriot's Day - third Monday of the month 

April 20

Chinese Language Day

Look Alike Day

Volunteer Recognition Day

April 21

Kindergarten Day
Administrative Professionals Day (Executive Admin's Day, Secretary's Day) -  date varies

April 22

Earth Day (U.S.)

Girl Scout Leader Day

National Jelly Bean Day
Take Your Daughter to Work 4th Thursday

April 23

Lover's Day

National Zucchini Bread Day - they hold this at a time when you are not sick of all that zucchini.

Take a Chance Day

World Laboratory Day

April 24

Pig in a Blanket Day

April 25

East Meets West Day

 National DNA Day

World Penguin Day  

April 26

Hug an Australian Day

National Pretzel Day

 Richter Scale Day

April 27

Babe Ruth Day

Morse Code Day

National Prime Rib Day

Tell a Story Day

April 28

International Astronomy Day

Great Poetry Reading Day

Kiss Your Mate Day - guys, do not forget this one. Kiss her, then read her some poetry.

April 29

Greenery Day

National Shrimp Scampi Day

National Zipper Day

April 30

Hairstyle Appreciation Day

National Honesty Day

National Mahjong Day
Arbor Day  -last Friday of month


May 1

Free Comic Book Day - first Saturday in May

Hawaiian Lei Day

Herb  Day - first Saturday in May

Kentucky Derby Day - first Saturday in May

Loyalty Day

May Day

Mother Goose Day

National Fitness Day - first Saturday in May  

Save the Rhino Day

May 2

Baby Day

Brothers and Sisters Day  

May 3

Garden Meditation Day

Lumpy Rug Day

World Press Freedom Day

May 4

Bird Day

National Candied Orange Peel Day

National Teacher's Day - Tuesday of first full week of May

Renewal Day

Star Wars Day

May 5

Bike to School Day -  First Wednesday in May

Cartoonist Day

Cinco de Mayo

National Hoagie Day

Oyster Day

May 6

Beverage Day

National Tourist Appreciation Day

National Nurses Day

No Diet Day

May 7

International Tuba Day - first Friday in May

National Day of Prayer

National Tourism Day

Space Day - first Friday in May

May 8

Child Care Provider Day or Daycare Provider Day - Friday before Mother's Day

 Iris  Day

Military Spouses Day the Friday before Mother's Day

National Outdoor Intercourse Day

National Train Day- Saturday closest to May 10th

National Windmill Day - the second Saturday in May

No Socks Day

V-E Day

World Red Cross Day / World Red Crescent Day

May 9

Birth Mother's Day - Saturday before Mother's Day

International Migratory Bird Day the second Saturday in May

 Lilac Sunday second Sunday in May

Lost Sock Memorial Day 

Mother's Day second Sunday in May

National Babysitters Day 

May 10

Clean up Your Room Day  

May 11

Eat What You Want Day

Twilight Zone Day

May 12

Fatigue Syndrome Day

International Nurses Day

Limerick Day 

National Receptionist Day the second Wednesday in May

School Nurses Day the Wednesday during Nurse's Week

May 13

Frog Jumping Day

International Hummus Day

Leprechaun Day

May 14

Dance Like a Chicken Day

May 15

Armed Forces Day - third Saturday of month

National Chocolate Chip Day

National Slider Day

Police Officer's Memorial Day

May 16

Love a Tree Day

National Sea Monkey Day

Wear Purple for Peace Day

May 17

Pack Rat Day

May 18

International Museum Day

No Dirty Dishes Day

Visit Your Relatives Day

May 19

Boy's Club Day

World Plant a Vegetable Garden Day

May 20

Be a Millionaire Day - now we all can go for that

Pick Strawberries Day

May 21

National Bike to Work Day - third Friday of month

National Endangered Species Day - third Friday in May

National Memo Day

National Waiters and Waitresses Day

 May 22

Buy a Musical Instrument Day

National Maritime Day

World Goth Day

May 23

Lucky Penny Day

World Turtle Day

 May 24

International Tiara Day

National Escargot Day

Victoria Day(Canada) - Monday preceding the 25th

May 25

National Missing Children's Day

National Brown Bag It Day

National Towel Day - in the UK

National Wine Day

Tap Dance Day

May 26

Sally Ride Day

World Otter Day -  Last Wednesday in May

 May 27

Sun Screen Day

May 28

Amnesty International Day

Don't Fry Friday - Friday before Memorial Day

National Hamburger Day

May 29

International Jazz Day - Saturday of Memorial Day weekend.

Learn About Composting Day

May 30

Mint Julep Day

Water a Flower Day

May 31

Memorial Day last Monday of month

National Macaroon Day

Save Your Hearing Day

World No Tobacco Day


June 1

Dare Day

Flip a Coin Day  

June 2

National Bubba Day

National Rocky Road Day

June 3

World Bicycle Day

Repeat Day (I said "Repeat Day")

June 4

Applesauce Cake Day

Hug Your Cat Day

National Cheese Day

National Doughnut Day always the first Friday in June

Old Maid's Day

June 5

Hot Air Balloon Day

National Trails Day  First Saturday in June

World Environment Day

June 6

 D-Day, WWII

National Gardening Exercise Day- Get out and exercise with your plants.

National Frozen Yogurt Day - first Sunday in June

National Yo-Yo Day

June 7

National Chocolate Ice Cream Day


June 8

Best Friends Day

Name Your Poison Day

World Ocean Day

June 9

Donald Duck Day

National Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Day

June 10

Ball Point Pen Day

Herb and Spices Day

Iced Tea Day

June 11
National Corn on the Cob Day

National Flip Flop Day - second Friday in June

 June 12

National Jerky Day

National Peanut Butter Cookie Day

Red Rose Day

June 13

National Weed Your Garden Day

Sewing Machine Day

June 14

Chinese Dragon Boat Festival - date varies

Flag Day

Monkey Around Day

June 15

National Nature Photography Day

National Prune Day

Smile Power Day

Global Wind Day

June 16

Fresh Veggies Day

International Waterfall Day

June 17

Eat Your Vegetables Day

Nursing Assistants Day - date varies

June 18

Go Fishing Day

International Panic Day

International Picnic Day

International Sushi Day

National Splurge Day - Oh yeah!!

Take a Road Trip Day - third Friday in June

June 19


National Hollerin' Contest Day - third Saturday in June

National Kissing Day

World Juggler's Day - Saturday closest to June 17th

World Sauntering Day

June 20

Father's Day - third Sunday

Finally Summer Day / Summer Solstice - date varies

Ice Cream Soda Day

National Bald Eagle Day

National Turkey Lovers Day - third Sunday in June

June 21

Go Skateboarding Day

International Yoga Day

National Sea Shell Day

National Selfie Day

June 22

National Chocolate Eclair Day

National Columnists Day -fourth Tuesday in June

National Onion Ring Day

World Rainforest Day

June 23

International Widows Day

Let it Go Day

National Pink Day

June 24

International Fairy (or Faery) Day

National Handshake Day - last Thursday in June

Swim a Lap Day

June 25  

Log Cabin Day

National Catfish Day

National Food Truck Day -  fourth Friday in June

Take Your Dog to Work Day Friday after Father's Day

June 26

Beautician's Day

Forgiveness Day

National Canoe Day

June 27

National Onion Day

Sun Glasses Day

June 28

Insurance Awareness Day - Now who do you  think invented that!?!

International Body Piercing Day

Paul Bunyan Day

June 29

Camera Day

Hug Holiday

International Mud Day

Waffle Iron Day

June 30

Meteor Day


July 1

Canada Day / Dominion Day - observed the following day, if July 1 falls on a Sunday

Creative Ice Cream Flavors Day

International Chicken Wing Day

International Joke Day

National Postal Worker Day

July 2

I Forgot Day

World UFO Day

July 3

Compliment Your Mirror Day

Disobedience Day

Eat Beans Day

International Cherry Pit Spitting Day - first Saturday of month

Stay out of the Sun Day

July 4

Build A Scarecrow Day - first Sunday in month

Independence Day (U.S.)

National Country Music Day

Sidewalk Egg Frying Day- Hmmmm, I wonder why!?!

July 5 

National Apple Turnover Day

National Bikini Day

Work-a-holics Day - even though just about everyone is on 4th of July holiday

July 6

International Kissing Day

National Fried Chicken Day

July 7

 Chocolate Day

Global Forgiveness Day , also called "World" or "National"

Father Daughter Take a Walk Together Day

National Strawberry Sundae Day

July 8

Body Painting Day

National Blueberry Day

Video Games Day

July 9

National Motorcycle Day - second Friday in July

National Sugar Cookie Day

July 10

Teddy Bear Picnic Day

July 11

Cheer up the Lonely Day

National Blueberry Muffins Day

World Population Day -- Previously Five Billion Day

July 12

Different Colored Eyes Day

Pecan Pie Day

July 13

Barbershop Music Appreciation Day

Embrace Your Geekness Day

Fool's Paradise Day

National French Fries Day

National Nitrogen Ice Cream Day

July 14

Bastille Day

Pandemonium Day

National Macaroni and Cheese Day

National Nude Day

Shark Awareness Day

July 15

Be a Dork Day

Cow Appreciation Day- Go out and give a cow a hug

Tapioca Pudding Day

July 16

Fresh Spinach Day

World Snake Day

July 17

Peach Ice Cream Day

World Emoji Day

Yellow Pig Day

July 18

National Caviar Day- something's fishy here

National Ice Cream Day  - third Sunday of the month

Women's Dive Day

July 19

National Daiquiri Day

National Raspberry Cake Day

July 20

Eid-Ul-Adha - date varies

National Ice Cream Soda Day

National Lollipop Day

Moon Day

Ugly Truck Day- it's a "guy" thing

July 21

National Be Someone Day

National Hot Dog Day - third Wednesday in July

National Junk Food Day

July 22

Hammock Day

Ratcatcher's Day

July 23

Suumer Olympics Opening Ceremony - rescheduled from last year due to COVID-19

Vanilla Ice Cream Day

July 24

Amelia Earhart Day

Cousins Day

National Day of the Cowboy - fourth Saturday in July

National Tequila Day

Tell an Old Joke Day

July 25

Culinarians Day

National Chili Dog Day

Parent's Day  - fourth Sunday in July

Threading the Needle Day

July 26

All or Nothing Day

Aunt and Uncle Day

July 27

Take Your Houseplants for a Walk

Take Your Pants for a Walk Day

Walk on Stilts Day

July 28

National Milk Chocolate Day

July 29

International Tiger Day

National Chicken Wing Day

National Lasagna Day

July 30

National Cheesecake Day

Father-in-Law Day

International Day of Friendship

System Administrator Appreciation Day - last Friday in July

July 31

Mutt's Day

National Avocado Day


August 1  

Friendship Day - First Sunday in August

International Forgiveness Day - First Sunday in August

National Girlfriends Day

National Mahjong Day

National Mountain Climbing Day

National Raspberry Cream Pie Day

Sisters Day - First Sunday in August

August 2

National Ice Cream Sandwich Day

August 3

Grab Some Nuts Day

 National Watermelon Day

August 4

National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day

U.S. Coast Guard Day

August 5

National Underwear Day

National Oyster Day

Work Like a Dog Day

August 6

National Fresh Breath Day

Wiggle Your Toes Day

August 7

Campfire Day - First Saturday in August

 International Beer Day - First Friday in August

National Clown Day - Saturday during International Clown Week

International Hangover Day - First Saturday in August

National Lighthouse Day

National Mustard Day first Saturday

Professional Speakers Day

August 8

International Cat Day

Summer Olympics Closing Ceremony

Sneak Some Zucchini onto Your Neighbor's Porch Day - now that's nasty!

Middle Child's Day - second Saturday in August

August 9

Book Lover's Day

August 10

Lazy Day

National S'mores Day

August 11

Presidential Joke Day

Son and Daughter Day

August 12

Annual Perseid Meteor Shower - Peak Night - peak date varies slightly

World Elephant Day

August 13

Blame Someone Else Day - first  Friday the 13th of the year.

Friday the 13th

Left Hander's Day

National Kool-Aid Day - second Friday in August

August 14

Chinese Valentine's Day/Daughter's Day - 7th day of 7th Lunar Month

National Creamsicle Day

14/15 V-J Day - which date do you celebrate as the end of WWII?

August 15

Feast of the Assumption  

Relaxation Day - now this one's for me!

August 16

National Tell a Joke Day

August 17

National Thriftshop Day

August 18

Bad Poetry Day

World Daffodil Day

August 19

Aviation Day

National Potato Day

August 20

National Radio Day

World Mosquito Day

August 21

National Honey Bee Awareness Day - Third Saturday

National Spumoni Day

Senior Citizen's Day

August 22

Be an Angel Day

National Tooth Fairy Day - and/or February 28

August 23

Ride the Wind Day

August 24

Iconic American Restaurants Day

Vesuvius Day

August 25

Kiss and Make Up Day

National Banana Split Day

August 26

National Dog Day

Women's Equality Day

August 27

Just Because Day

August 28

Race Your Mouse Day - but we are not sure what kind of "mouse"

Stuffed Green Bell Peppers Day

August 29

International Bat Night

More Herbs, Less Salt Day

August 30

Frankenstein Day

Toasted Marshmallow Day

August 31

National Eat Outside Day

National Trail Mix Day


September 1

Emma M. Nutt Day, the first woman telephone operator

National Cherry Popover Day

September 2


September 3

Skyscraper Day

September 4

Bring Your Manners to Work Day

International Bacon Day - Saturday before Labor Day

National Tailgating Day - first Saturday of September

Newspaper Carrier Day

World Beard Day - first Saturday of September

September 5

Be Late for Something Day

Cheese Pizza Day   

September 6

Fight Procrastination Day

Labor Day First Monday of month

Read a Book Day

Rosh Hashanah - begins at sundown, date varies

September 7

National Salami Day

Neither Rain nor Snow Day

September 8

 International Literacy Day

National Ampersand Day

National Date Nut Bread Day - or December 22!?

Pardon Day

September 9

Teddy Bear Day

September 10

Sewing Machine Day

Swap Ideas Day


September 11

911 Remembrance

Make Your Bed Day

No News is Good News Day

September 12

Chocolate Milk Shake Day

Grandparent's Day - first Sunday after Labor Day

National Pet Memorial Day -second Sunday in September

National Video Games Day - also see Video Games Day in July

September 13

Defy Superstition Day

Fortune Cookie Day

National Peanut Day

Positive Thinking Day

Uncle Sam Day - his image was first used in 1813

September 14

International Crab Fest Day

National Cream-Filled Donut Day

September 15

Make a Hat Day

Felt Hat Day - On this day, men traditionally put away their felt hats.

Yom Kippur - begins at suset, date varies

September 16

American Legion Day

Collect Rocks Day

Step Family Day

Mayflower Day

Mexican Independence Day

National Play Doh Day

Working Parents Day

September 17

Citizenship Day

Constitution Day

National Apple Dumpling Day

September 18

International Red Panda Bear Day - Third Saturday in September

National Cheeseburger Day

Oktoberfest  begins in Germany - date varies

September 19 

International Talk Like A Pirate Day

National Butterscotch Pudding Day

National Dance Day

National Women's Friendship Day - third Sunday in September

Wife Appreciation Day - third Sunday in September

September 20

National Pepperoni Pizza Day

National Punch Day

September 21

 Chinese Moon Festival - date varies

International Peace Day

Miniature Golf Day

World Gratitude Day

September 22

Autumn Equinox - Fall begins! - date varies

Business Women's Day

Elephant Appreciation Day

Hobbit Day

September 23

Checkers Day / Dogs in Politics Day

UK's National Fitness Day - Fourth Thursday in September

September 24

National Cherries Jubilee Day

Native American Day - fourth Friday of the month

September 25

International Rabbit Day - Fourth Saturday in September

National Comic Book Day

National Hunting and Fishing Day - Fourth Saturday in September

September 26

Johnny Appleseed Day

September 27

Crush a Can Day

September 28

Ask a Stupid Question Day (one of my favorite days)

National Good Neighbor Day - Always September 28, previously the 4th Sunday in month

National Public Lands Day

September 29

Confucius Day - Try your luck. Get a Fortune Cookie.

September 30

National Mud Pack Day


October 1

International Coffee Day

International Day for the Elderly

National Homemade Cookies Day

World Smile Day first Friday of month

World Vegetarian Day

October 2

International Frugal Fun Day - first Saturday of the month

National Custodial Worker Day

Name Your Car Day

World Card Making Day - first Saturday of the month

World Farm Animals Day

October 3 

National Boyfriends Day

Oktoberfest in Germany ends, date varies

Techies Day

Virus Appreciation Day

October 4

National Golf Day

National Frappe Day

October 5

Do Something Nice Day

World Teacher's Day

October 6

Come and Take it Day

Mad Hatter Day

 National Kale Day - first Wednesday of October

Physician Assistant Day

October 7

Bald and Free Day

International Walk to School Day

October 8

American Touch Tag Day

World Egg Day  - second Friday of month

October 9

Curious Events Day

Fire Prevention Day

Leif Erikson Day

Moldy Cheese Day

National Motorcycle Ride Day -  second Saturday in October

 October 10

Columbus Day - second Monday of month

Indigenous People Day - second Monday in October

International Newspaper Carrier Day

National Angel Food Cake Day

October 11

It's My Party Day

October 12

Cookbook Launch Day

Old Farmer's Day

Moment of Frustration Day

National Gumbo Day

October 13

Emergency Nurses Day- second Wednesday of month

International Skeptics Day

National Fossil Day - date varies

National Take Your Parents to Lunch Day - date varies

Take Your Teddy Bear to Work Day - Second Wednesday of month

October 14

Be Bald and Free Day

National Dessert Day - take an extra helping, or two  

October 15

Bosses Day - Weekday closest to October 16

 White Cane Safety Day

October 16

Dictionary Day

Sweetest Day - third Saturday of month

October 17

National Pasta Day

Wear Something Gaudy Day

October 18

National Meatloaf Appreciation Day

No Beard Day

October 19

Evaluate Your Life Day

October 20

Brandied Fruit Day

International Chefs Day    

 Sukkot, at sundown - date varies

U.K. National Waiters Day

October 21

Babbling Day

Count Your Buttons Day

International Nacho Day

National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day - find a recipe, too.

October 22

National Nut Day

October 23

Make a Difference Day-  fourth Saturday of the month, neighbors helping neighbors

National Mole Day

TV Talk Show Host Day

October 24 

Mother-In-Law Day - fourth Sunday in October

National Bologna Day

United Nations Day  

October 25

International Artist Day

Punk for a Day Day

World Opera Day

World Pasta Day

October 26

National Mincemeat Day

October 27

Black Cat Day

National Tell a Story Day - in Scotland and the U.K.

Navy Day

October 28

Plush Animal Lover's Day    

October 29

Frankenstein Friday - last Friday in October

Hermit Day

National Frankenstein Day

October 30

National Candy Corn Day

Mischief Night

October 31

Carve a Pumpkin Day - no surprise here


Increase Your Psychic Powers Day


November 1

All Saint's Day

 Dios Los Muertos , a two day celebrations on November 1 and 2

National Author's Day

World Vegan Day

November 2

All Soul's Day

Deviled Egg Day

Look for Circles Day

Plan Your Epitaph Day

U.S. General Election Day - first Tuesday of the month after first Monday of month

November 3

Cliché Day

Housewife's Day

Sandwich Day

November 4

King Tut Day

Check Your Blood Pressure Day

Hindu Diwali Day - date varies

Men Make Dinner Day - first Thursday of Month

Use Your Common Sense Day

November 5

Gunpowder Day

Guy Fawkes Day

November 6

Book Lovers Day - first Saturday of the month

Marooned without a Compass Day

National Nacho Day

Saxophone Day

November 7

Bittersweet Chocolate with Almonds Day

Daylight Savings Time ends at 2:00 a.m. - date varies

 November 8

Cook Something Bold Day

Dunce Day

November 9

Chaos Never Dies Day - you've got that right

World Freedom Day

Young Readers Day second Tuesday of month

November 10

Forget-Me-Not Day


November 11

Veteran's Day

World Origami Day

November 12

Chicken Soup for the Soul Day  

World Pneumonia Day

November 13

Caregiver Appreciation Day

National Indian Pudding Day

Sadie Hawkins Day

World Kindness Day

November 14

Operating Room Nurse Day

World Diabetes Day

November 15

America Recycles Day

Clean Your Refrigerator Day

National Philanthropy Day

November 16

Button Day

Have a Party With Your Bear Day

International Tolerance Day

National Fast Food Day

November 17

Electronic Greeting Card Day - now who do you think created this day!?

Homemade Bread Day

Take A Hike Day

World Peace Day

November 18

Great American Smokeout  - third Thursday in November

Occult Day

November 19

Have a Bad Day Day

November 20

Absurdity Day

Beautiful Day

National Adoption Day - Saturday before Thanksgiving

Universal Children's Day

November 21

False Confession Day

World Hello Day

November 22

Go For a Ride Day

November 23

Eat a Cranberry Day  

National Cashew Day

National Espresso Day

November 24

All Our Uncles are Monkeys Day

Evolution Day

National Tie One On Day - day before Thanksgiving

November 25

National Parfait Day

Thanksgiving - Eat, drink, and be thankful, fourth Thursday

November 26

Black Friday - Friday after Thanksgiving

Buy Nothing Day - always the day after Thanksgiving...does anyone abide by it!?!

Shopping Reminder Day

You're Welcome Day - the day after Thanksgiving

November 27 

Pins and Needles Day

November 28

Advent Begins - date varies

Chanukah begins - date varies

French Toast Day

Make Your Own Head Day

Red Planet Day

 November 29 

Square Dance Day

November 30

Stay At Home Because You Are Well Day


December 1

 Eat a Red Apple Day

World Aids Awareness Day

December 2

 National Fritters Day

December 3

 National Roof over Your Head Day

December 4

 Santa's' List Day - we hope you are on the "Nice" list

 Wear Brown Shoes Day

December 5

 Bathtub Party Day

 Repeal Day - The 21st Amendment ends Prohibition. I'll drink to that!

December 6

Bartender Appreciation Day - in Europe

St. Nicholas Day

Mitten Tree Day

Put on your own Shoes Day

December 7

International Civil Aviation Day

Letter Writing Day

National Cotton Candy Day - would you like some fairy floss?

Pearl Harbor Day

December 8 

National Brownie Day

Take it in the Ear Day

December 9

Christmas Card Day

National Pastry Day

December 10

Human Rights Day

Nobel Prize Day

December 11

National Noodle Ring Day

December 12

International Children's Day - Second Sunday in December

National Ding-a-Ling Day

Poinsettia Day

 December 13

Ice Cream Day

Violin Day

December 14

International Monkey Day

National Bouillabaisse Day

Roast Chestnuts Day

U.K. National Postal Worker Day

December 15

Bill of Rights Day

National Lemon Cupcake Day

December 16

National Chocolate Covered Anything Day

December 17

National Maple Syrup Day

December 18

Bake Cookies Day

National Roast Suckling Pig Day

December 19

Look for an Evergreen Day

Oatmeal Muffin Day

December 20

Go Caroling Day

December 21

Crossword Puzzle Day

Forefather's Day

Humbug Day

Look on the Bright Side Day

National Flashlight Day

Winter Solstice - the shortest day of the year, date varies

December 22 

National Date Nut Bread Day - or September 8!?  

December 23

Festivus - for the rest of us

Roots Day

December 24

National Chocolate Day

National Egg Nog Day

December 25

Christmas Day

National Pumpkin Pie Day for recipes see Pumpkin Nook 's Cookbook

December 26

National Candy Cane Day

December 27

Make Cut Out Snowflakes Day

National Fruitcake Day

December 28

Boxing Day - date can vary

Card Playing Day

December 29

Pepper Pot Day

December 30

Bacon Day

 National Bicarbonate of Soda Day

December 31

Make Up Your Mind Day

New Year's Eve

Unlucky Day