December Daily Holidays and Observances

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

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Gingerbread Decorating Day

December Daily Holidays and Observances

DECEMBER 1

Antartica Day: 1
Basketball Day: 1
Bifocals at the Monitor Liberation Day: 1
Civil Air Patrol Day: 1
Day With(out) Art Day: 1
National Christmas Tree Lighting (DC): 1 or 7
National Salesperson Day: 1
Rosa Parks Day: 1
World Aids Day: 1
Faux Fur Friday: 1

DECEMBER 2

Bartender Appreciation Day: 2
Earmuff Day or Chester Greenwood Day: 2
International Day for the Abolition of Slavery Day: 2
National Mutt Day: 2
National Rhubarb Vodka Day: 2
Safety Razor Day: 2
Skywarn Recognition Day: 2
Special Education Day: 2

DECEMBER 3

International Day of Persons With Disabilities: 3

DECEMBER 4

National Cookie Day: 4
National Dice Day: 4
National Sock Day: 4
World Wildlife Conservation Day: 4

DECEMBER 5

AFL-CIO Day: 5
Bathtub Party Day: 5
Columbian International Day of The Reef: 5
International Ninja Day: 5
International Volunteer Day for Economic & Social Development: 5
Sachertorte Day: 5
World Soil Day: 5

DECEMBER 6

Miners’ Day: 6
National Pawnbrokers Day: 6
Special Kids Day: 6
St. Nicholas Day: 6
World Trick Shot Day: 6

DECEMBER 7

National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day: 7
International Civil Aviation Day: 7
National Cotton Candy Day: 7

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February Daily Holidays and Observances

DECEMBER 8

Official Lost & Found Day: 8
Pretend To Be A Time Traveler Day: 8

DECEMBER 9

Cremation Day: 9
Day of the Horse: 9
Gingerbread Decorating Day: 9
International Anti – corruption Day: 9
International Shareware Day: 9
National Wreaths Across America Day: 9
Weary Willie Day: 9

DECEMBER 10

Dewey Decimal System Day: 10
Human Rights Day: 10
Jane Addams Day: 10
Nobel Prize Day: 10
Worldwide Candle Lighting Day (The Compassionate Friends): 10
World Choral Day: 10

DECEMBER 11

Green Monday: 11
International Mountain Day: 11
Kaleidoscope Day: 11
Mawlid Al-Nabi: 11
UNICEF Birthday: 11

DECEMBER 12

Chanukah:12
Gingerbread House Day: 12
National 12-hour Fresh Breath Day: 12
National Ding-a-Ling Day: 12
National Cocoa Day: 12
National Lost Day: 12
Our Lady of Guadalupe: 12
Poinsettia Day: 12

DECEMBER 13

National Day of The Horse: 13
Pick A Pathologist Pal Day: 13

DECEMBER 14

Monkey Day: 14
Yoga Day: 14

DECEMBER 15

Bill of Rights Day: 15
Cat Herders Day: 15
Free Shipping Day: 15
National Cupcake Day: 15
National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day: 15
National Wear Your Pearls Day: 15
Underdog Day: 15

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November Daily Holidays and Observances

DECEMBER 16

Barbie and Barney Backlash Day: 16
National Chocolate-covered Anything Day: 16
National Wreaths Across America Day: 16
Zionism Day: 16

DECEMBER 17

A Christmas Carol Day (Story): 17
Clean Air Day: 17
Wright Brothers Day: 17
Answer The Telephone Like Buddy The Elf Day: 18
Arabic Language Day: 18
Give A Wine Club Day: 18
International Migrants Day: 18
International Human Solidarity Day: 20
Games Day: 20
Mudd Day: 20
National Sangria Day: 20
Poet Laureate Day: 20
World Day of Prayer and Action for Children: 20

DECEMBER 21

Ann & Samantha Day: 21
Celebrate Short Fiction Day: 21
Crossword Puzzle Day: 21
Forefathers Day: 21
Free Shipping Day: 21
Global Orgasm Day: 21
Humbug Day: 21
International Dalek Remembrance Day: 21
National Flashlight Day: 21
National Homeless Persons’ Remembrance Day: 21
National Regifting Day: 21
Phileas Fogg Win A Wager Day: 21
Short Girl Appreciation Day: 21
World Peace Day/Winter Solstice: 21
Winter (Winter Solstice): 21
Yalda: 21
Yule: 21

DECEMBER 22

Be A Lover of Silence Day: 22

DECEMBER 23

Festivus: 23
Human Light Celebration: 23

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August Daily Holidays and Observances

DECEMBER 24

Christmas Eve: 24
Egg Nog Day:24

DECEMBER 25

A’Phabet Day or No “L” Day: 25
Christmas: 25
Christmas Pudding Day: 25

DECEMBER 26

Boxing Day: 26
National Candy Cane Day: 26
National Thank – you Note Day: 26
National Whiner’s Day: 26

DECEMBER 27

Free Balloon Day: 27
Howdy Doody Day: 27
Visit The Zoo Day: 27

DECEMBER 28

Asarah B’Tevet: 28
Holy Innocents Day: 28
Endangered Species Act Day: 28

DECEMBER 28

National Chocolate Day: 28 – 29
Pledge of Allegiance Day: 28

DECEMBER 29

Tick Tock Day: 29
YMCA Day: 29

DECEMBER 30

Bacon Day: 30
Falling Needles Family Fest Day: 30
No Interruptions Day: 30

DECEMBER 31

First Nights: 31
Global Champagne Day: 31
Leap Second Time Adjustment Day: 31
Look On The Bright Side Day: 31
Make Up Your Mind Day: 31
New Years Eve: 31
New Year’s Eve Banished Words List: 31
New Year’s Dishonor List: 31
Universal Hour of Peace Day: 31
World Healing Day: 31
World Peace Meditation Day: 31

December Daily Holidays and Observances

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