August Daily Holidays and Observances

Below are the August daily observances for 2017. Once the month is over, the information will be updated for 2018.

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Watermelon Day

August Daily Holidays and Observances

AUGUST 1

Girlfriend’s Day: 1
Lughnasa: 1
Mead Day: 1
National Minority Donor Awareness Day: 1
National Night Out: 1
Respect For Parents: 1
Rounds Resounding Day: 1
Spider-Man Day: 1
Tisha B’Av: 1
US Air Force Day: 1
World Lung Cancer Day: 1
World Wide Web Day: 1
World Scout Scarf Day: 1

AUGUST 2

International Albarino Day: 2
National Coloring Book Day: 2
Take A Penny/Leave A Penny Day: 2

AUGUST 3

Friendship Day: 3
Watermelon Day: 3
India Pale Ale Beer Day: 3

AUGUST 4

Braham Pie Day or Homemade Pie Day: 4
Coast Guard Day: 4
International Beer Day: 4
Tomboy Tools Day: 4
Twins Day: 4-6
National Chocolate Chip Day: 4
Single Working Women’s Day: 4
Social Security Day: 4

AUGUST 5

International Hangover Day: 5
Mead Day: 5
National Disc Golf Day: 5
National Jamaican Patty Day: 5
National Oyster Day: 5
National Underwear Day: 5
Sandcastle Day: 5

AUGUST 6

American Family Day: 6
Friendship Day: 6
Hiroshima Day: 6
National Doll Day: 6
National Kids’ Day: 6
Sister’s Day: 6
National Fresh Breath Day: 6
National Mustard Day: 6
National Root Beer Float Day: 6

AUGUST 7

Assistance Dog Day: 7
Lighthouse Day: 7
National Psychic Day: 7
Particularly Preposterous Packaging Day: 7
Professional Speakers Day: 7
Purple Heart Day: 7

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March Daily Holidays and Observances

AUGUST 8

Earth Over Shoot Day: 8
Dalek Day: 8
International Cat Day: 8
The Date to Create: 8
Happiness Happens Day: 8
Odie Day: 8
Sneak Some Zucchini Onto Your Neighbor’s Porch Night: 8

AUGUST 9

International Day of The World’s Indigenous People: 9
Perseid Meteor Showers: 9-13
Veep Day: 9

AUGUST 10

National Duran Duran Appreciation Day: 10
Paul Bunyan Day: 10
Skyscraper Appreciation Day: 10
Smithsonian Day: 10
S’mores Day: 10

AUGUST 11

Ingersoll Day: 11
Presidential Joke Day: 11
Kool-Aid Day: 11-12
Shop Online For Groceries Day: 11

AUGUST 12

IBM PC Day: 12
International Youth Day: 12
Middle Child Day: 12
Milkman Day: 12
National Bowling Day: 12
National Garage Sale Day: 12
Sewing Machine Day: 12
Vinyl Record Day: 12
World Elephant Day: 12
Worldwide Art Day: 12

AUGUST 13

International Lefthander’s Day: 13

AUGUST 14

International Rose’ Day: 14
National Navajo Code Talkers Day: 14
Spirit of ’45 Day: 14
V-J Day: 14

AUGUST 15

Best Friends Day: 15
Chauvin Day: 15
Check The Chip Day: 15
National Relaxation Day: 15
National No SpongeBob Day: 15

AUGUST 16

Joe Miller’s Joke Day: 16
National Airborne Day: 16
National Medical Dosimetrist Day: 16
National Rollercoaster Day Day: 16
Wave at Surveillance Day: 16

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May Daily Holidays and Observances

AUGUST 17

Black Cat Appreciation Day: 17
I Love My Feet Day: 17
Meaning of “Is” Day: 17
National Thrift Shop Day: 17

AUGUST 18

Bad Poetry Day: 18
Birth Control Pills Day: 18
Mail Order Catalog Day: 18
Men’s Grooming Day: 18
National Badge Ribbon Day: 18
National Fajita Day: 18
Serendipity Day: 18

AUGUST 19

Aviation Day: 19
“Black Cow” Root Beer Float Day: 19
Coco Chanel Day: 19
International Orangutan Day: 19
National Honey Bee Day: 19
World Humanitarian Day: 19
World Photo Day: 19
International Geocaching Day: 19
International Homeless Animals Day: 19
World Honey Bee Day: 19

AUGUST 20

Chef Appreciation Day: 20
National Radio Day: 20
Sand Castle Day: 20

AUGUST 21

Brazilian Blow-out Day: 21
National Cupcake Day: 21
National Spumoni Day: 21
Poet’s Day: 21
Senior Citizen’s Day: 21

AUGUST 22

Be An Angel Day: 22
Southern Hemisphere Hoodie Hoo Day: 22
Take Your Cat To The Vet Day: 22

AUGUST 23

Day For The Remembrance of The Slave Trade & Its Abolition: 23
Valentino Day: 23

AUGUST 24

Knife Day: 24
Pluto Demoted Day: 24
Vesuvius Day: 24
Wayzgoose Day: 24
William Wilberforce Day: 24
National Waffle Iron Day: 24

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September Daily Holidays and Observances

AUGUST 25

International Bat Night: 25-26
Kiss and Make Up Day: 25
National Park Service Day: 25
National Second-hand Wardrobe Day: 25
National Whiskey Sour Day: 25
World Daffodil Day: 25

AUGUST 26

National Dog Day: 26
National Toilet Paper Day: 26
National WebMistress Day: 26
International Tongue Twister Day: 26
Women’s Equality Day: 26
Franchise Appreciation Day: 26

AUGUST 27

Go Topless Day: 27
Just Because Day: 27
The Duchess Who Wasn’t Day: 27

AUGUST 28

National Bow Tie Day: 28
Pony Express Day: 28
Race Your Mouse Around the Icons Day: 28
Radio Commercials Day: 28
Crackers Over The Keyboard Day: 28

AUGUST 29

According to Hoyle Day: 29
Individual Rights Day: 29
International Day Against Nuclear Tests: 29
More Herbs, Less Salt Day: 29
National Sarcoidosis Day:   29
National Whiskey Sour Day: 29

AUGUST 30

International Cabernet Sauvignon Day: 30
International Day of The Victims of Enforced Disappearances: 30
International Whale Shark Day: 30
National Grief Awareness Day: 30
National Holistic Pet Day: 30
National Toasted Marshmallow Day: 30
Tug-of-War Day: 30

AUGUST 31

International Overdose Awareness Day: 31
Love Litigating Lawyers Day: 31
National Diatomaceous Earth Day: 31
National Matchmaker Day: 31

August Daily Holidays and Observances

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