January Daily Holidays and Observances

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January Daily Holidays and Observances

Use the links below to view other holidays and observances celebrated in January.

JANUARY 1

  • Copyright Law Day
  • Commitment Day
  • Ellis Island Day
  • Euro Day
  • First Foot Day
  • Global Family Day
  • Mummer’s Parade
  • National Bloody Mary Day
  • New Years Day
  • New Year’s Dishonor List Day
  • Polar Bear Plunge or Swim Day
  • World Day of Peace
  • Z Day

JANUARY 2

  • 55 – MPH Speed Limit Day
  • Blue Monday
  • Divorce Monday
  • Happy Mew Year for Cats Day
  • National Buffet Day
  • National Creampuff Day
  • National Motivation and Inspiration Day
  • National Personal Trainer Awareness Day
  • National Science Fiction Day
  • National Weigh-In Day
  • Pet Travel and Safety Day
  • Rose Bowl Game
  • “Thank God It’s Monday” Day
  • Tournament of Roses Parade Day

JANUARY 3

  • Drinking Straw Day
  • J.R.R. Tolkien Day
  • Memento Mori “Remember You Die” Day
  • National Chocolate Covered Cherry Day

JANUARY 4

  • Dimpled Chad Day: 4
  • Earth at Perihelion: 4
  • Pop Music Chart Day: 4
  • Tom Thumb Day: 4
  • Trivia Day: 4
  • World Braille Day: 4
  • World Hypnotism Day: 4

JANUARY 5

  • Bird Day: 5
  • National Whipped Cream Day

JANUARY 6

  • Epiphany or Twelfth Night: 6
  • National Bean Day – celebrate with these Bean Recipes
  • National Technology Day: 6
  • Three Kings Day: 6

JANUARY 7

  • Fruitcake Toss Day: 7
  • Harlem Globetrotter’s Day: 7
  • I’m Not Going To Take It Anymore Day: 7
  • International Programmers’ Day: 7
  • Orthodox Christmas: 7
  • National Bobblehead Day: 7
  • National Tempura Day: 7

JANUARY 8

Argyle Day: 8
Asarah B’Tevet: 8
Bubble Bath Day: 8
Earth’s Rotation Day: 8
National English Toffee Day: 8
Midwife’s Day or Women’s Day: 8
National Joy Germ Day: 8
National Sunday Supper Day: 8
No Pants Subway Ride Day: 8
Show and Tell Day at Work: 8
War on Poverty Day: 8

JANUARY 9

Balloon Ascension Day: 9
Law Enforcement Appreciation Day: 9
National Apricot Day – Celebrate with these Apricot Recipes
National Cassoulet Day: 9
National Clean Off Your Desk Day: 9
National Static Electricity Day: 9
Panama’s Martyr Day: 9

JANUARY 10

League of Nations Day: 10
National Cut Your Energy Costs Day: 10
National Poetry at Work Day: 10
Stephen Foster Day: 10

JANUARY 11

Cigarettes Are Hazardous To Your Health Day: 11
Learn Your Name in Morse Code Day: 11
National Human Trafficking Awareness Day: 11

JANUARY 12

I Am A Mentor: 12
Kiss A Ginger Day: 12

National Cheesecake Day

National Cheesesteak Day
National Hot Tea Day: 12

JANUARY 13

Blame Someone Else Day: 13
Make Your Dream Come True Day: 13
National Sticker Day: 13
Public Radio Broadcasting Day: 13

JANUARY 14

Caesarean Section Day: 14
Eagle Day: 14
International Kite Day: 14
Dress Up Your Pet Day: 14
National Vision Board Day: 14
Organize Your Home Day: 14
Ratification Day: 14

JANUARY 15

Alpha Kappa Alpha Day: 15
Annoy Squidward Day (aka Your Boss): 15
Humanitarian Day: 15
National Sanctity of Human Life Day: 15
World Religion Day: 15
World Snow Day: 15

JANUARY 16

Appreciate A Dragon Day: 16
Civil Service Day: 16
Fig Newton Day: 16
Martin Luther King Day: 16
National Crowd Feed Day: 16
National Day of Service: 16
Nothing Day: 16
Religious Freedom Day: 16
Without A Scalpel Day: 16

JANUARY 17

Cable Car Day: 17
Hot Heads Chili Days: 17 – 18
International Mentoring Day: 17
Judgment Day: 17
Kid Inventors’ Day: 17
National Bootleggers Day: 17
Popeye Day: 17
Rid The World of Fad Diets and Gimmicks Day: 17

JANUARY 18

Pooh (Winnie The) Day: 18
Thesaurus Day: 18

JANUARY 19

Get to Know Your Customers Day: 19
Popcorn Day: 19
Robert E. Lee Day: 19
Thank Your Mentor Day: 19
Tin Can Day: 19
World Day of Migrants and Refugees: 19

JANUARY 20

Camcorder Day: 20
Data Innovation Day: 20
International Fetish Day: 20
National Cheese Lovers Day: 20
Penguin Awareness Day: 20
Inauguration Day: 20
National Disc Jockey Day: 20  or
Women’s Healthy Weight Day: 20

JANUARY 21

  • National Hugging Day: 21
  • Squirrel Appreciation Day: 21

JANUARY 22

  • Answer Your Cat’s Questions Day: 22
  • Celebration of Life Day: 22
  • National Bible Sunday: 22
  • Roe vs. Wade Day: 22

JANUARY 23

JANUARY 24

  • Belly Laugh Day: 24
  • Beer Can Day: 24
  • International Mobile Phone Recycling Day: 24
  • National Compliment Day: 24
  • National Peanut Butter Day – Celebrate with the Peanut Butter Recipes
  • Talk Like A Grizzled Prospector Day: 24

JANUARY 25

  • A Room of One’s Own Day: 25
  • Macintosh Computer Day: 25
  • National Irish Coffee Day: 25
  • Opposite Day: 25
  • Robert Burns Day: 25

JANUARY 26

  • Dental Drill Appreciation Day: 26
  • Lotus 1-2-3 Day: 26
  • National Peanut Brittle Day: 26
  • Toad Hollow Day of Encouragement: 26

JANUARY 27

  • Auschwitz Liberation Day: 27
  • Fun at Work Day: 27
  • Holocaust Memorial Day: 27
  • International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust: 27
  • National Big Wig Day: 27
  • National Chocolate Cake Day
  • National Geographic Day: 27
  • National Preschool Fitness Day: 27
  • Thomas Crapper Day: 27
  • Viet Nam Peace Day: 27

JANUARY 28

  • A.F.R.M.A. Fancy Rat & Mouse Day
  • Data Privacy Day
  • National Kazoo Day
  • National Seed Swap Day
  • Rubber Duckie Day
  • Thank A Plugin Developer Day
  • Visit Your Local Quilt Shop Day

JANUARY 29

  • Curmudgeons Day
  • Freethinkers Day:
  • National Puzzle Day
  • Seeing Eye Dog Day
  • Thomas Paine Day
  • World Leprosy Day

JANUARY 30

  • Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day
  • Croissant Day
  • Inane Answering Message Day

JANUARY 31

  • Appreciate Your Social Security Check Day
  • Inspire Your Heart with Art Day
  • Street Children Day

January Daily Holidays and Observances

February Daily Holidays and Observances

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

Please contact us if you have an addition, correction, or comment.

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February Daily Holidays and Observances

FEBRUARY 1

Candy-Making Day: February 1
Car Insurance Day: February 1
Change Your Password Day: February 1
Cordova Ice Worm Day: February 1 – 5
Decorating With Candy Day: February 1
G.I. Joe Day: February 1
Hula in The Coola Day: February 1
International Face & Body Art Day: February 1
Freedom Day: February 1
National Signing Day: February 1
Robinson Crusoe Day: February 1
Serpent Day: February 1
Spunky Old Broads Day: February 1
National Girls & Women in Sports Day: February 1

FEBRUARY 2

Ayn Rand Day: February 2
Candlemas: February 2
Crepe Day: February 2
Crepe Day or La Chandeleur: February 2
Groundhog Day: February 2
Groundhog Job Shadow Day: February 2
Hedgehog Day: February 2
Imbolc: February 2
Marmot Day: February 2
Sled Dog Day: February 2
World Play Your Ukulele Day: February 2
World Wetlands Day: February 2

FEBRUARY 3

Bubble Gum Day: February 3
Give Kids A Smile Day: February 3
Four Chaplains Memorial Day: February 3
National Women’s Physicians Day: February 3
The Day The Music Died: February 3
Wear Red Day: February 3
Working Naked Day: February 3

FEBRUARY 4

Barber Day: February 4
Facebook’s Birthday: February 4
Ice Cream For Breakfast Day: February 4
Take Your Child To The Library Day: February 4
Liberace Day: February 4
Medjool Date Day: February 4
Quacker Day: February 4
USO Day: February 4
World Cancer Day: February 4

FEBRUARY 5

Adlai Stevenson Day: February 5
Dump Your Significant Jerk Day: February 5
Move Hollywood & Broadway to Lebanon, PA Day: February 5
Popcorn Day: February 5
Shower With A Friend Day: February 5
Super Bowl 51: February 5
Weatherman’s Day: February 5
Western Monarch Day: February 5
World Nutella Day: February 5
World Animal Reiki Day: February 5

FEBRUARY 6

Canadian Maple Syrup Day: February 6
Lame Duck Day: February 6
International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation: February 6

FEBRUARY 7

African American Coaches Day: February 7
Ballet Day: February 7
Dry Bean Day: February 7
Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: February 7
“e” Day (math): February 7
Laura Ingalls Wilder Day: February 7
Man Day: February 7
National Periodic Table Day: February 7
Wave All Your Fingers At Your Neighbor’s Day: February 7

FEBRUARY 8

Boy Scout Anniversary Day: February 8
Laugh and Get Rich Day: February 8
Opera Day: February 8

FEBRUARY 9

National Bagel Day: February 9
National Pizza Day: February 9
Read in the Bathtub Day: February 9
Toothache Day: February 9

FEBRUARY 10

Plimsoll Day: February 10
All The News That’s Fit To Print Day: February 10

FEBRUARY 11

Be Electrific Day: February 11
Don’t Cry Over Spilled Milk Day: February 11
Get Out Your Guitar Day: February 11
Pro Sports Wives Day: February 11
National Shut – in Visitation Day: February 11
Satisfied Staying Single Day: February 11
Stress Awareness Day: February 11
Tu B’Shvat: February 11
White Shirt Day or White T-shirt Day: February 11
World Day of The Sick: February 11

FEBRUARY 12

Autism Sunday: February 12
Darwin Day: February 12
Lincoln’s Birthday: February 12
NAACP Day: February 12
Oglethorpe Day: February 12
Paul Bunyan Day: February 12
Safety Pup Day: February 12
World Marriage Day: February 12

FEBRUARY 13

Clean Out Your Computer Day: February 13
Desperation Day: February 13
Employee Legal Awareness Day: February 13
Galentine’s Day: February 13
Get a Different Name Day: February 13
International Condom Day: February 13
Madly In Love With Me Day: February 13
National Wingman’s Day: February 13
World Radio Day: February 13

FEBRUARY 14

Extraterrestrial Culture Day: February 14
Extraterrestrial Visitor Day: February 14
Ferris Wheel Day: February 14
International Book Giving Day: February 14
Frederick Douglass Day: February 14
Pet Theft Awareness Day: February 14
Library Lovers Day: February 14
National Have A Heart Day: February 14
National Condom Day: February 14
National Donor Day: February 14
Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Day: February 14
League of Women Voters Day: February 14
National Women’s Heart Day: February 14
Race Relations Day: February 14
Safer Internet Day: February 14
Singles Awareness Day or Singles Appreciation Day: February 14
National Donor Day: February 14
Quirky Alone Day: February 14
Valentines Day: February 14
World Sound Healing Day: February 14

FEBRUARY 15

Angelman Syndrome Day: February 15
Lupercalia: February 15
National Gum Drop Day: February 15
National Hippo Day: February 15
Remember The Maine Day: February 15
Susan B. Anthony Day: February 15
Westminster Dog Show: February 15 – 16

FEBRUARY 16

Kyoto Protocol Day: February 16
National Almond Day: February 16

FEBRUARY 17

Champion Crab Races Day: February 17
My Way Day: February 17
National PTA Founders Day: February 17
Random Acts of Kindness Day: February 17
World Information Architecture Day: February 17
World Human Spirit Day: February 17

FEBRUARY 18

Battery Day: February 18
Cow Milked While Flying In An Airplane Day: February 18
Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day: February 18
National Drink Wine Day: February 18
National Hate Florida Day: February 18
Pluto Day: February 18
World Whale Day: February 18

FEBRUARY 19

Best Friends Day: February 19
Chocolate Mint Day: February 19
Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day: February 19
National Lashes Day: February 19
Iwo Jima Day: February 19

FEBRUARY 20

Bean Day: February 20
Love Your Pet Day: February 20
Northern Hemisphere Hoodie Hoo Day: February 20
Presidents Day: February 20
World Day for Social Justice: February 20

FEBRUARY 21

International Mother Language Day: February 21
Travel Africa Day: February 21

FEBRUARY 22

National Margarita Day: February 22
Pink Shirt Day: February 22
Woolworth’s Day: February 22
World Thinking Day: February 22
George Washington’s Birthday: February 22
Tex Avery Day: February 22
Inconvenience Yourself Day: February 22

FEBRUARY 23

Curling is Cool Day: February 23
Digital Learning Day: February 23
Diesel Engine Day: February 23
Discover Girl Day: February 23
The Great American Spit Out: February 23
Iwo Jima Day: February 23
National Dog Biscuit Day: February 23
National Chili Day: February 23
Single Tasking Day: February 23

FEBRUARY 24

Forget Me Not Day: February 24
Girl Scout Cookie Weekend: February 24 – 26
Women in Blue Jeans Days: February 24 – 25
World Bartender Day: February 24

FEBRUARY 25

International Sword Swallowers Day: February 25
Open That Bottle Night: February 25

FEBRUARY 26

89th Academy Awards Ceremony: February 26
Daytona 500: February 26
National Personal Chef’s Day: February 26
For Pete’s Sake Day: February 26
Levi Strauss Day: February 26
Oscars: February 26
Shrovetide: February 26 – 28
World Pistachio Day: February 26
Anosmia Awareness Day: February 27

FEBRUARY 27

Anosmia Awareness Day: February 27
International Polar Bear Day: February 27
Losar: February 27
Museum Advocacy Day: February 27 – 28
National Cupcake Day: February 27

FEBRUARY 28

International Pancake Day / Pancake Day Race: February 28
Floral Design Day: February 28
Mardi Gras: February 28
Paczki Day: February 28
National Tooth Fairy Day: February 28
Rare Disease Day: February 28
Spay Day USA: February 28

FEBRUARY 29

Bachelor’s Day: February 29
International Underlings Day: February 29
Leap Year Day: February 29
Rare Diseases Day: February 29

February Daily Holidays and Observances

 

March Daily Holidays and Observances

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

Please contact us if you have an addition, correction, or comment.

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March Daily Holidays and Observances

MARCH 1

Asiatic Fleet Memorial Day: March 1
Dadgum That’s Good Day: March 1
Endometriosis Day or Wear Yellow Day: March 1
National Black Women in Jazz & The Arts Day: March 1
National Horse Protection Day: March 1
National Peanut Lovers Day: March 1
Pig Day: March 1
Plan a Solo Vacation Day: March 1
Refired, Not Retired Day: March 1
Saint David’s Day: March 1
World Compliment Day: March 1
Zero Discrimination Day: March 1

MARCH 2

Dr. Seuss Day: March 2
NEA’s Read Across America Day: March 2
World Book Day: March 2

MARCH 3

Dress in Blue Day: March 3
Employee Appreciation Day: March 3
I Want You To Be Happy Day: March 3
International Ear Care Day: March 3
National Anthem Day: March 3
National Day of Action (Peace Corps): March 3
National Day of Unplugging: March 3 – 4
National Mulled Wine Day: March 3
National Speech and Debate Education Day: March 3
Princess Day: March 3
Shabbat Across America/Canada: March 3
What If Cats and Dogs Had Opposable Thumbs Day: March 3
World Day of Prayer: March 3
World Wildlife Day: March 3

MARCH 4

Benjamin Harrison Day: March 4
Courageous Follower Day: March 4
Holy Experiment Day: March 4 and
International Scrapbooking Industry Day: March 4
March Forth – Do Something Day: March 4
Marching Music Day: March 4
National Grammar Day: March 4
National Pound Cake Day: March 4
Old Inauguration Day: March 4
Toy Soldier Day: March 4
Free Dentistry Day: March 4
Iditarod: March 4
National Frozen Food Day: March 4
Sock Monkey Day: March 4

MARCH 5

Daughters’ and Sons’ Day: March 5
Namesake Day: March 5
National Absinthe Day: March 5
Saint Piran’s Day: March 5

MARCH 6

Sofia Kovalevskaya Math Day: March 6
Day of The Dude: March 6
Casimir Pulaski Day: March 6
Fun Facts About Names Day: March 6
National Dress Day: March 6
Oreo Cookie Day: March 6

MARCH 7

Cereal Day: March 7
IHOP Pancake Day: March 7
National Be Heard Day: March 7
National Cereal Day: March 7
Peace Corps Day: March 7
Unique Names Day: March 7

MARCH  8

The Bikini Bottom Free (Crabcakes) Day: March 8
Day for Women’s Rights & International Peace: March 8
Discover What Your Name Means Day: March 8
Girls Write Now Day: March 8
International Women’s Day: March 8
International Working Women’s Day: March 8
National Proofreading Day: March 8
National Peanut Cluster Day: March 8
Registered Dietitian Day: March 8

MARCH 9

Barbie Day: March 9
Get Over It Day: March 9
Joe Franklin Day: March 9
Nametag Day: March 9
Panic Day: March 9
World Kidney Day: March 9

MARCH 10

International Bagpipe Day: March 10
International Day of Awesomeness: March 10
Land Line Telephone Day: March 10
Mario Day: March 10
Middle Name Pride Day: March 10
Salvation Army Day: March 10
US Paper Money Day: March 10
Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: March 10

MARCH 11

Dream 2017 Day: March 11
International Fanny Pack Day: March 11
Johnny Appleseed Day: March 11
National Urban Ballroom Dancing Day: March 11
World Plumbing Day: March 11
Genealogy Day: March 11

MARCH 12

Check Your Batteries Day: March 12
Girl Scout Birthday Day: March 12
Girl Scout Sunday: March 12
Daylight Savings Time Begins: March 12

MARCH 13

Donald Duck Day: March 13
Earmuffs Day: March 13
Fill Our Staplers Day: March 13
Good Samaritan Involvement Day: March 13
Itra – Uterine Growth Awareness Restriction (IUGAR) Day: March 13
K – 9 Veterans Day: March 13
Ken Day: March 13
L. Ron Hubbard Day: March 13
Napping Day: March 13
National Open An Umbrella Indoors Day: March 13
Smart & Sexy Day: March 13

MARCH 14

International Ask A Question Day: March 14
International Day of Action for Rivers: March 14
MOTH – ER Day: March 14
Organize Your Home Office Day: March 14
Potato Chip Day: March 14
Pi Day: March 14
National Pie Day: March 14
Save a Spider Day: March 14

MARCH 15

Brain Injury Awareness Day: March 15
Brutus Day: March 15
Buzzards Day: March 15
Ides of March: March 15
International Day of Action Against Canadian Seal Slaughter: March 15
Kick Butts Day: March 15
National Shoe The World Day: March 15
True Confessions Day: March 15
World Consumer Rights Day: March 15

MARCH 16

Absolutely Incredible Kid Day: March 16
Black Press Day: March 16
Campfire Girls Day: March 16
Companies That Care Day: March 16
Curlew Day: March 16
Freedom of Information Day: March 16
Goddard Day: March 16
Lips Appreciation Day: March 16
No Selfies Day: March 16
St. Urho’s Day: March 16

MARCH 17

St. Patrick’s Day: March 17
National Day of Action Against Bullying and Violence: March 17
National Irish Coffee Day: March 17
World Sleep Day: March 17

MARCH 18

Awkward Moments Day: March 18
Corn Dog Day: March 18
BYO Cup Day: March 18 – 19
Forgive Mom and Dad Day: March 18
International Sports Car Racing Day: March 18
National Biodiesel Day: March 18
Worldwide Quilting Day: March 18
Play The Recorder Day: March 18

MARCH 19

Client’s Day: March 19
Goddess of Fertility Day: March 19
National Certified Nurses Day: March 19
National Chocolate Caramel Day: March 19
National Poultry Day: March 19
Operation Iraqi Freedom Day: March 19
Swallows Return to San Juan Capistrano Day: March 19

MARCH 20

Alien Abduction Day: March 20
Atheist Pride Day: March 20
Bed-in For Peace Day: March 20
Great American Meat Out Day: March 20
International Astrology Day: March 20
International Day of Happiness: March 20
French Language Day: March 20
Kiss Your Fiancée Day: March 20
National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: March 20
Naw – Ruz: March 20
Ostara: March 20
Proposal Day: March 20
Snowman Burning Day: March 20
Spring (Vernal Equinox): March 20
Well – Elderly or Wellderly Day: March 20
World Storytelling Day: March 20
Won’t You Be My Neighbor Day: March 20
World Day of Theatre for Children and Young People: March 20

MARCH 21

Afghanistan Day: March 21
National Agriculture Day: March 21
Noruz: March 21
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination: March 21
International Day of Forests and The Tree: March 21
International Day of Nowruz: March 21
Memory Day: March 21
National Common Courtesy Day: March 21
National Day of Action On Syringe Exchange: March 21
National Renewable Energy Day: March 21
WE Day: March 21
National Single Parent Day: March 21
Poetry Day: March 21
Spring Fairy Fun Day: March 21
Twitter Day: March 21
World Down Syndrome Day: March 21

MARCH 22

As Young As You Feel Day: March 22
Education and Sharing Day: March 22
International Day of The Seal: March 22
National Goof – off Day: March 22
Tuskegee Airmen Day: March 22
World Day for Water: March 22
World Day of Metta: March 22

MARCH 23

National Puppy Day: March 23
National Chia Day: March 23
National Tamale Day: March 23
Near Miss Day: March 23
OK Day: March 23
World Meteorological Day: March 23

MARCH 24

  • International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for Dignity of Victims: March 24
  • National Chocolate Covered Raisins Day: March 24
  • Crossword Puzzle Days – March 24 – 26
  • Red Nose Day
  • US Snow Shoe Days: March 24 – 26
  • World Tuberculosis Day: March 24

MARCH 25

Be Mad Day: March 25
Earth Hour: March 25
Endometriosis March Day: March 25
International Day of Remembrance of The Victims of Slavery and The Transatlantic: March 25
International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members: March 25
National Day of Celebration of Greek & American Democracy: March 25
National Medal of Honor Day: March 25
Old New Year’s Day: March 25
Pecan Day: March 25
Tolkien Reading Day: March 25
Vaffeldagen (Waffle Day): March 25

MARCH 26

Legal Assistants Day: March 26
Make Up Your Own Holiday Day: March 26
Mothering Sunday: March 26
Purple Day: March 26
Spinach Day: March 26

MARCH 27

Celebrate Exchange Day: March 27
Mule Day: March 27
Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day: March 27
Viagra Day: March 27

MARCH 28

American Diabetes Association Alert Day: March 28
Barnum & Bailey Day: March 28
Be Mad Day: March 28
Virtual Advocacy Day: March 28
Weed Appreciation Day: March 28

MARCH 29

Knights of Columbus Founders Day: March 29
Little Red Wagon Day: March 29
Manatee Appreciation Day: March 29
National Mom & Pop Business Owner’s Day: March 29
Niagara Falls Runs Dry Day: March 29
Texas Loves The Children Day: March 29
Whole Grain Sampling Day: March 29

MARCH 30

Doctors Day: March 30
Grass Is Always Browner On The Other Side Of The Fence Day: March 30
I Am In Control Day: March 30
Pencil Day: March 30
Torrents Day: March 30
World Bi-polar Day: March 30

MARCH 31

Bunsen Burner Day: March 31
Cesar Chavez Day: March 31
International Hug A Medievalist Day: March 31
International Transgender Day of Visibility: March 31
National Prom Day: March 31
National “She’s Funny That Way” Day: March 31
Terri’s Day: March 31

March Daily Holidays and Observances

 

May Daily Holidays and Observances

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

Please contact us if you have an addition, correction, or comment.

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May Daily Holidays and Observances

MAY 1

  • Batman Day
  • Beltane
  • Executive Coaching Day
  • Global Love Day
  • Keep Kids Alive! Drive 25 Day
  • Law Day
  • Lei Day
  • Loyalty Day
  • May Day
  • Melanoma Monday
  • Mother Goose Day
  • National Bubba Day
  • National Library Legislative Day
  • National Purebred Dog Day
  • New Homeowner’s Day
  • School Principals’ Day
  • Silver Star Day
  • Stepmother’s Day

MAY 2

  • Childhood Depression Awareness Day
  • National Teacher Day
  • National Truffle Day
  • Roberts Rule of Order Day
  • World Asthma Day

MAY 3

  • Buddah Day
  • Garden Meditation Day
  • Great American Grump Out
  • International Day Against DRM
  • Lumpy Rug Day
  • National Chocolate Custard Day
  • National Day to Prevent Teen & Unplanned Pregnancy
  • National Special-abled Pets Day
  • National Textiles Day
  • National Two Different Colored Shoes Day
  • Paranormal Day
  • Public Radio Day
  • SAN Architect Day
  • World Press Freedom Day

MAY 4

  • Bird Day
  • Intergalactic Star Wars Day (May the Fourth Be With You!)
  • International Firefighters Day
  • International Respect for Chickens Day
  • National Day of Prayer
  • National Day of Reason
  • National Life Insurance Day
  • Petite and Proud Day
  • World Password Day
  • World Give Day

MAY 5

  • Cartoonists Day
  • Childhood Stroke Awareness Day
  • Cinco de Mayo
  • International Day of The Midwife
  • International Roller Derby Day
  • International Space Day
  • National Astronaut Day
  • Totally Chipotle Day
  • Revenge of the Fifth (Star Wars Sith)
  • Tuba Day

MAY 6

Bladder Cancer Awareness Day: May 6
Bombshell’s Day: May 6
Dandelion Days: May 6
Free Comic Book Day: May 6
Herb Day: May 6
Joseph Brackett Day: May 6
Join Hands Day: May 6
Kentucky Derby: May 6
Mariachi Day: May 6
Martin Z. Mollusk Day: May 6
National Homebrew Day: May 6
National Scrapbooking Day: May 6
National Wildfire Community Preparedness Day: May 6
No Diet Day: May 6
No Homework Day: May 6
Nurses Day or National RN Recognition Day: May 6
Russel Stover Candies Day: May 6
Start Seeing Monarchs Day: May 6
World Naked Gardening Day: May 6

MAY 7

Cosmopolitan Day: May 7
International Bereaved Mothers’ Day: May 7
Motorcycle Mass & Blessing of The Bikes Day: May 7
National Infertility Survival Day: May 7
National Barrier Awareness Day: May 7
Rural Life Sunday: May 7
World Laughter Day: May 7
Free Trade Day: May 8
Mothers At The Wall Day: May 8
National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day: May 8
National Women’s Check-up Day: May 8
No Socks Day: May 8
Student Nurse Day: May 8
Time of Remembrance & Reconciliation for Those Who Lost Their Lives During the Second World War: May 8 – 9
V E Day: May 8
World Ovarian Cancer Day: May 8
World Red Cross / Red Crescent Day: May 8

MAY 9

National Moscato Day: May 9
One Day Without Shoes Day: May 9
Occupational Safety and Health Professionals Day: May 9

MAY 10

  • Bike To School Day
  • Day of Vesak
  • Dia De La Madre
  • Donate A Day’s Wages To Charity
  • National Lipid Day
  • National Third Shift Workers Day
  • National Train Day
  • Occupational Safety & Health Day
  • Receptionists Day
  • School Nurse Day
  • World Lupus Day

MAY 11

Eat What You Want Day: May 11
Hostess Cupcake Day: May 11
National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day: May 11
National Foam Rolling Day: May 11
Root Canal Appreciation Day: May 11

MAY 12

Child Care Provider Day: May 12  (Friday before Mother’s Day)
Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Day: May 12
Fintastic Friday: May Giving Sharks A Voice: May 12 (2nd Friday)
Hug Your Cat Day: May 12
International Awareness Day for Chronic Immunological and Neurological Diseases: May 12
International Nurses Day: May 12
Limerick Day: May 12
Military Spouse Appreciation Day: May 12  (Friday before Mother’s Day)
National Nutty Fudge Day: May 12
Odometer Day: May 12
American Indian Day: May 13  (2nd Saturday)
Baby Sitters Day: May 13 (Saturday before Mother’s Day)
Bereaved Mother’s Day: May 13  (2nd Saturday)
Birthmother’s Day (Saturday before Mother’s Day): May 13
Children of Fallen Patriots Day: May 13
Cornelia de Lange Syndrome Awareness Day: May 13  (2nd Saturday)
Crouton Day: May 13
Frog Jumping Day: May 13
Hummus Day: May 13
International Migratory Bird Day: May 13 (2nd Saturday)
Letter Carrier’s Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive Day: May 13
Mother Ocean Day: May 13 (Saturday Before Mother’s Day)
National Archery Day: May 13   (Second Saturday)
National Babysitters Day: May 13 (Saturday before Mother’s Day)
National Miniature Golf Day: May 13 (2nd Saturday)
National Windmill Day: May 13 (2nd Saturday)
Stay Up All Night: May 13 (2nd Saturday)
World Belly Dance Day: May 13  (2nd Saturday)
World Migratory Bird Day: May 13-14 (2nd Weekend)
World Fair Trade Day: May 13 (2nd Saturday)
Lag B’Omer: May 14
Mother’s Day: May 14
National Chicken Dance Day: May 14
Spring Astronomy Day: May 14
The Stars and Stripes Forever Day: May 14
Underground America Day: May 14
Hyperemisis Gravidarum Awareness Day: May 15
International Day of Families: May 15
National Chocolate Chip Day: May 15
International MPS Awareness Day: May 15
National Slider Day: May 15 (Food)
National Tuberous Sclerosis Day: May 15
Nylon Stockings Day: May 15
Peace Officer Memorial Day: May 15
Straw Hat Day: May 15
Accountant’s Day or Accounting Day: May 15  (3rd Monday)
Biographer’s Day: May 16
Mimosa Day: May 16 (Drink)
National Piercing Day: May 16
National Sea Monkey Day: May 16
Honor Our LGBT Elders’ Day: May 16
International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia: May 17
National Employee Health & Fitness Day: May 17  (3rd Wednesday)
Turn Beauty Inside Out Day: May 17  (3rd Wednesday)
Same Sex Marriage Day: May 17
Syttende Mai: May 17
World Hypertension Day: May 17
World Telecommunications and Information Society Day: May 17
World Neurofibromatosis Day (NF Day): May 17
Buy A Musical Instrument Day: May 18  (Honor of The Music Man Creator)
HIV Vaccine Awareness Day: May 18
I Love Reeses Day: May 18
National Museum Day: May 18
Mother Whistler Day: May 18
Hummus Day: May 18 (3rd Thursday)
Visit Your Relatives Day: May 18
Boys Club Day: May 19
Endangered Species Day: May 19  (3rd Friday)
International Virtual Assistants Day: May 19 (3rd Friday)
May Ray Day: May 19
O. Henry Pun-off Day: May 19 (3rd Friday)
NASCAR Day: May 19  (3rd Friday)
National Bike to Work Day: May 19  (3rd Friday)
National Defense Transportation Day: May 19 (3rd Friday)
National Pizza Party Day: May 19 (3rd Friday)
National Scooter Day: May 19
National Hepatitus Testing Day: May 19
National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: May 19
World Autoimmune Arthritis Day: May 19-22
Armed Forces Day: May 20 (3rd Saturday)
Bay to Breakers Race: May 20   (3rd Sunday) Note: May Oldest Footrace in America!
Eliza Doolittle Day: May 20
Everybody Draw Mohammed Day: May 20
National Learn To Swim Day: May 20 (Saturday of Week Before Memorial Day)
Preakness: May 20 (3rd Saturday)
Morel Mushroom Day: May 20-21 (Weekend After Mother’s Day)
Weights & Measures Day: May 20
American Red Cross Founder’s Day: May 21
Do Dah Day: May 21
End of the World or Rapture Party Day: May 21 (Prediction)
I Need A Patch For That Day: May 21
National Wait Staff Day: May 21
Neighbor Day: May 21 (Sunday before Memorial Day Weekend)
Sister Maria Hummel Day: May 21
Soil Stewardship Day: May 21
World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue & Development: May 21
Victoria Day: May 20-21 ( Always celebrated on the weekend before Memorial Day in the US.)
Canadian Immigrants Day: May 22
Harvey Milk Day: May 22
International Day for Biological Diversity: May 22
National Maritime Day: May 22
US Colored Troops Day: May 22
World Goth Day: May 22
International Day to End Obstetric Fistula: May 23
Declaration of the Bab Day: May 23
International Day to End Obstetric Fistula: May 23
National Taffy Day: May 23
World Crohn’s and Colitis Day: May 23
World Turtle Day: May 23
Aviation Maintenance Technician Day: May 24
Brother’s Day: May 24
Emergency Medical Services for Children Day: May 24
EMSC (Emergency Medical Services) Day: May 24
International Tiara Day: May 24
Morse Code Day: May 24 (Some also observe on April 27)
Cookie Monster’s Birthday: May 25   (See also November 2)
National Missing Children’s Day: May 25
National Tap Dance Day: May 25
National Wine Day: May 25
Nerd Pride Day or Geek Pride Day: May 25
Towel Day: May 25
Eat More Fruits & Vegetables Day: May 25 (Thursday of Memorial Day week)
National Chardonnay Day: May 26
National Paper Airplane Day: May 26
Red Nose Day: May 26
World Lindy Hop Day: May 26
Don’t Fry Day: May 26 (Friday Before Memorial Day)
Heat Awareness Day: May 26  (4th Friday)
National Title Track Day: May 26  (4th Friday)
National Wig Out Day: May 26 (Always Fri. before Memorial Day)
Amateur Radio Military Appreciation Day (ARMAD): May 27?
Cellophane Tape Day: May 27
International Heritage Breeds Day: May 27 (Saturday of 3rd Full Week)
International Jazz Day: May 27   (Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend)
(Note: May There’s another Int’l Jazz Day on April 30. Different organization.)
Julia Pierpont Day: May 27 (4th Saturday)
National Hugging Day: May 27  (also January 21)
National Polka Day: May 27-28  (Always Memorial Day weekend)
Ramadan: May 27-6/25
Ascension of Baha’u’Llah: May 28
Menstrual Hygiene Day: May 28
National Hamburger Day: May 28
Sierra Club Day: May 28
Slugs Return From Capistrano Day: May 28
Indianapolis 500: May 28
Learn About Composting Day: May 29
Memorial Day: May 29
Prayer for Peace Memorial Day: May 29
International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers: May 29
Put A Pillow On Your Fridge Day: May 29
Loomis Day: May 30
Mint Julep Day: May 30
Shavout: May 30
National Senior Health & Fitness Day: May 31
What You Think Upon Grows Day: May 31
World MS Day (Multiple Sclerosis): May 31
World No-Tobacco Day: May 31

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June Daily Holidays and Observances

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June Daily Holidays and Observances

JUNE 1

Global Day of Parents: June 1
Heimlich Maneuver Day: June 1
National Dare Day: June 1
National Go Barefoot Day: June 1
National Olive Day: June 1
Oscar The Grouch Day: June 1
Say Something Nice Day: June 1
Stand For Children Day: June 1
Superman’s Birthday: June 1

JUNE 2

Hug Your Cat Day: June 2
Leave The Office Early Day: June 2
National Bubba Day: June 2
National Rotisserie Chicken Day: June 2
National Gun Violence Awareness Day: June 2
Yell “Fudge” at the Cobras in North America Day: June 2
Doughnut Day or Donut Day: June 2
Horseradish Days: June 2 – 4
Mike, The Headless Chicken Day: June 2 – 3

JUNE 3

Chimborazo Day: June 3
Do – Dah Parade Day: June 3
Drawing Day or Pencil Day: June 3
National Prairie Day: June 3
National Trails Day: June 3
The Wicket World of Croquet Day: June 3
Turtle Races Day: June 3

JUNE 4

Audacity To Hope Day: June 4
International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression: June 4
National Cancer Survivors Day: June 4
Old Maid’s Day: June 4
Children’s Awareness Memorial Day: June 4

JUNE 5

Baby Boomers Recognition Day: June 5
Festival of Popular Delusions Day: June 5
Hot Air Balloon Day: June 5
National Moonshine Day: June 5
National Thank God It’s Monday Day: June 5
National Veggie Burgers Day: June 5
World Environment Day: June 5
Apple II Day: June 5

JUNE 6

Atheists Pride Day: June 6
D – Day: June 6
Drive – in Movie Day: June 6
National Eyewear Day: June 6
National Higher Education Day: June 6
Russian Language Day: June 6
YoYo Day: June 6

JUNE 7

(Daniel) Boone Day: June 7
National Running Day: June 7
National Tailors Day: June 7
VCR Day: June 7

JUNE 8

National Caribbean-American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: June 8
Upsy Daisy Day: June 8
World Oceans Day: June 8

JUNE 9

Banana Split Days: June 9 – 10
Donald Duck Day: June 9
International Archives Day: June 9
National Lemonade Days: June 9 – 11
Ryan Moran Day: June 9
Toy Industry Day: June 9
World APS Day: June 9

JUNE 10

Alcoholics Anonymous Day: June 10
Ball Point Pen Day: June 10
Belmont Stakes: June 10
Iced Tea Day: June 10
International Young Eagles Day: June 10
Missing Mutts Awareness Day: June 10
National Marina Day: June 10
National Rose Day: June 10
Poultry Day: June 10 or Poultry Festival 10 – 12
Queen’s Official Birthday: June 10
World Bike Naked Day: June 10

JUNE 11

Abused Women and Children’s Awareness Day: June 11
Corn on the Cob Day: June 11
Making Life Beautiful Day: June 11
Multicultural American Child Day: June 11
National Cotton Candy Day: June 11
National Making Life Beautiful Day: June 11
Race Unity Day: June 11
World Gin Day: June 11
Children’s Sunday: June 11

JUNE 12

Crowded Nest Awareness Day: June 12
Loving Day: June 12
National Jerky Day: June 12
National Peanut Butter Cookie Day: June 12
Superman Day: June 12
Victims of Orlando, Florida Attack Day: June 12
World Day Against Child Labor: June 12

JUNE 13

International Albinism Awareness Day: June 13
World Pet Memorial Day: June 13

JUNE 14

Army’s Birthday: June 14
Family History Day: June 14
Flag Day: June 14
International Bath Day: June 14
National Bourbon Day: June 14
Pause for the Pledge Day: June 14
Blood Donor Day: June 14

JUNE 15

Career Nurse Assistants Day: June 15
Global Wind Day: June 15
Magna Carta Day: June 15
Native American Citizenship Day: June 15
Nature Photography Day: June 15
National Day of Prayer for Law Enforcement Officers: June 15
Recess At Work Day: June 15
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day: June 15
Worldwide Day of Giving: June 15

JUNE 16

Bloomsday: June 16
Fudge Day: June 16
Ladies’ Day: June 16
Dump The Pump Day: June 16
National Flip Flop Day: June 16
Ugliest Dog Day: June 16
Work@Home Father’s Day: June 16

JUNE 17

Eat Your Vegetables Day: June 17
Stewarts Root Beer Day: June 17
World Day To Combat Desertification and Drought: June 17
Dollars Against Diabetes Day(s): June 17 – 18
Polar Bear Swim: June 17
World Juggling Day: June 17
Worldwide Knit (and crochet) in Public Day: June 17

JUNE 18

Autistic Pride Day: June 18
Family Awareness Day: June 18
Father’s Day: June 18
Husband Caregiver Day: June 18
International Sushi Day: June 18
National Splurge Day: June 18
Turkey Lovers Day: June 18

JUNE 19

Garfield the Cat Day:  June 19
International Day For The Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict: June 19
Juneteenth: June 19
Ride To Work Day (Motorcycles): June 19
World Sickle Cell Day: June 19
World Sauntering Day: June 19

JUNE 20

American Eagle Day: June 20
Flitch of Bacon Day: June 20
Lambrusco Day: June 20
National Kouign Amann Day: June 20
World Productivity Day: June 20
World Refugee Day: June 20

JUNE 21

Ann & Samantha Day: June 21
Atheists Solidarity Day: June 21
Cuckoo Warning Day: June 21
Global Orgasm Day: June 21
Go Skateboarding Day: June 21
International Day of Yoga: June 21
Litha: June 21
National Daylight Appreciation Day: June 21
National Selfie Day: June 21
Tall Girl Appreciation Day: June 21
World Handshake Day: June 21
World Humanist Day: June 21
World Music Day: June 21

JUNE 22

Global Smurfs Day: June 22
Stupid Guy Thing Day: June 22
Baby Boomer’s Recognition Day: June 22
HVAC Technicians Day: June 22

JUNE 23

Drive Your Corvette to Work Day: June 23
International Widows’ Day: June 23
Let It Go Day: June 23
National Eat At A Food Truck Day: June 23
National Hydration Day: June 23
Pink Flamingo Day: June 23
Take Your Dog To Work Day: June 23
Public Service Day: June 23
Runner’s Selfie Day: June 23
SAT Math Day: June 23
Typing Day: June 23

JUNE 24

ARRL (American Radio Relay League) Field Day: June 24 – 25
Celebration of the Senses: June 24
Great American Backyard Campout: June 24
International Fairy Day or Faerie Day: June 24
National Haskap Berry Day: June 24
Stonewall National Monument Day: June 24

JUNE 25

America’s Kids Day: June 25
Color TV Day (CBS): June 25
Day of The Seafarer: June 25
Descendants Day: June 25
Eid – Al – Fitr: June 25
Global Beatles Day: June 25
Leon Day: June 25
Log Cabin Day: June 25
National Catfish Day: June 25
Ratha Vatra: June 25

JUNE 26

International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking: June 26
International Day in Support of Victims of Torture: June 26
National Canoe Day: June 26
National Milkman Day: June 26
Please Take My Children To Work Day: June 26
Same Sex Marriage Day: June 26

JUNE 27

Decide To Be Married Day: June 27
“Happy Birthday To You” Day: June 27
Industrial Workers of The World Day: June 27
National HIV Testing Day: June 27
National Sunglasses Day: June 27
PTSD Awareness Day: June 27

JUNE 28

International Body Piercing Day: June 28
National Parchment Cooking Day: June 28

JUNE 29

National Bomb Pop Day: June 29
National Hand Shake Day: June 29

JUNE 30

Leap Second Time Adjustment Day: June 30
NOW (National Organization For Women) Day: June 30
Social Media Day: June 30

June Daily Holidays and Observances