Holidays in May (2020 Calendar)

Five months into the new decade and things have been doing pretty well. As far as I’m aware, students who are still in school should be closing in on finals. I would consider myself lucky since I graduated last semester. I’ve been hearing a mixture of meh and horror stories from people attending Zoom University. Now as summer starts to close in, let’s see some of the holidays that we all will be able to celebrate by ourselves at home since we will probably still be in quarantine for a while.


International Tuba Day (first Friday); Loyalty Day; May Day; Mother Goose Day; Save the Rhino Day; Space Day (first Friday); Batman Day; International Labor Day; Feast of St Joseph the Worker


Baby Day; Brothers and Sisters Day; Free Comic Book Day (first Saturday); Herb Day (first Saturday); Kentucky Derby Day (first Saturday); National Explosive Ordnance Disposal Day; Astronomy Day; World Naked Gardening Day; National Skilled Trades Day


Garden Meditation Day; Lumpy Rug Day; World Press Freedom Day; National Paranormal Day


Bird Day; National Candied Orange Peel Day; Renewal Day; Star Wars Day


Cinco de Mayo; National Hoagie Day; National Teacher’s Day (Tuesday of first full week); Oyster Day; National Silence the Shame Day


Beverage Day; National Tourist Appreciation Day; National Nurses Day; No Diet Day


National Tourism Day; National Day of Reason; Buddha Day


Child Care Provider Day/Daycare Provider Day (Friday before Mother’s Day); National Outdoor Intercourse Day; No Socks Day; V-E Day; World Red Cross/Crescent Day; World Ovarian Cancer Day; Time of Remembrance and Reconciliation for Those Who Lost Their Lives during the Second World War


Birth Mother’s Day (Saturday before Mother’s Day); International Migratory Bird Day (second Saturday); Lost Sock Memorial Day; National Train Day (Saturday closest to 10 May); National Windmill Day (second Saturday)


Clean up Your Room Day; Lilac Sunday (second Sunday); Mother’s Day (second Sunday)


Eat What You Want Day; Twilight Zone Day


Fatigue Syndrome Day; International Nurses Day; Limerick Day


Frog Jumping Day; Leprechaun Day; National Receptionist Day (second Wednesday); School Nurses Day (Wednesday of Nurse’s Week)


Dance Like a Chicken Day


National Bike to Work Day (third Friday); National Chocolate Chip Day; Police Officer’s Memorial Day; National Pizza Party Day; NASCAR Day


Armed Forces Day (third Saturday); Love a Tree Day; National Sea Monkey Day; Wear Purple for Peace Day; Honor Our LGBT Elders Day


Pack Rat Day


International Museum Day; No Dirty Dishes Day; Victoria Day (Canada); Visit Your Relatives Day; HIV Vaccine Awareness Day


Boy’s Club Day; World Plant a Vegetable Garden Day


Be a Millionaire Day; Pick Strawberries; National Rescue Dog Day


National Memo Day; National Waiters and Waitresses Day


Buy a Musical Instrument Day; Don’t Fry Friday (Friday before Memorial Day); World Goth Day; International Day for Biological Diversity; Yom Yerushalayim; National Solitaire Day


International Jazz Day (Saturday of Memorial Day weekend); Lucky Penny Day; End of Ramadan; World Turtle Day


National Escargot Day


Memorial Day (last Monday); National Missing Children’s Day; National Brown Bag It Day; National Towel Day (UK); National Wine Day; Tap Dance Day


Sally Ride Day


Sun Screen Day; National Grape Popsicle Day; National Senior Health and Fitness Day


Amnesty International Day; National Hamburger Day; Orthodox Ascension Day


Learn About Composting Day


Mint Julep Day; Water a Flower Day


National Macaroon Day; Save Your Hearing Day; World No Tobacco Day; Whit Sunday

Sources: Holiday Insights; Holidays Calendar

Holidays in April (2020 Calendar)

Another month has come and gone in 2020. I’ve been going a bit stir crazy staying at home. Not that I was going out and about anyways, it was just that I would set up in different places in my house. Now that the rest of my family is also stuck at home, I’ve been staying in my room all day. I’m actually getting pretty tired of it. My bedroom walls are white with nothing on them. But enough about my pain, on to the holidays for the month of April.


April Fool’s Day; Atheist Day; International Fun at Work Day; International Tatting Day; National Walking Day (first Wednesday)


Children’s Book Day; National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day; Reconciliation Day


Don’t Go to Work Unless it’s Fun Day; Find a Rainbow Day; National Walk to Work Day (first Friday); Tweed Day; World Party Day


Hug a Newsman Day; Walk Around Things Day; School Librarian Day; Tell a Lie Day; World Rat Day


Palm Sunday (varies); Go for Broke Day; National Dandelion Day; Read a Road Map Day


California Poppy Day; National Tartan Day; New Beer’s Eve; Plan Your Epitaph Day; Sorry Charlie Day; Teflon Day


Caramel Popcorn Day; International Beaver Day; National Beer Day; No Housework Day; World Health Day


All is Ours Day; Draw a Picture of a Bird Day; Passover begins (date varies); Zoo Lover’s Day


Name Yourself Day; Winston Churchill Day


Golfer’s Day; Good Friday (date varies); National Siblings Day


Eight Track Tape Day; Barbershop Quartet Day; National Submarine Day


Big Wind Day; Easter Sunday; Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day; National Licorice Day; Russian Cosmonaut Day; Walk on Your Wild Side Day


Dyngus Day (Monday after Easter); International Plant Appreciation Day; National Peach Cobbler Day; Scrabble Day


Ex-Spouse Day; International Moment of Laughter Day; Look up at the Sky Day; National Dolphin Day; National Pecan Day; Reach as High as You Can Day


Rubber Eraser Day; That Sucks Day; Titanic Remembrance Day; World Art Day


Mushroom Day; National Bean Counter Day; National Eggs Benedict Day; National High Five Day (third Thursday); National Librarian Day; National Stress Awareness Day; Save the Elephant Day


Bat Appreciation Day; Blah, Blah, Blah Day; International Haiku Poetry; National Cheeseball Day; Pet Owners Independence Day


Husband Appreciation Day (third Saturday); International Juggler’s/Multi-tasking Day; Newspaper Columnists Day


National Garlic Day


Chinese Language Day; Look Alike Day; Patriot’s Day (third Monday); Volunteer Recognition Day


Kindergarten Day


Administrative Professional’s Day (date varies); Earth Day; Girl Scout Leader Day; National Jelly Bean Day


Lover’s Day; National Zucchini Bread Day; Ramadan begins; Take a Chance Day; Take Your Daughter to Work (fourth Thursday); World Laboratory Day


Arbor Day (last Friday); Pig in a Blanket Day


East Meets West Day; National DNA Day; World Penguin Day


Hug an Australian Day; National Pretzel Day; Richter Scale Day


Babe Ruth Day; Morse Code Day; National Prime Rib Day; Tell a Story Day


International Astronomy Day; Great Poetry Reading Day; Kiss Your Mate Day


Greenery Day; National Shrimp Scampi Day; National Zipper Day


Hairstyle Appreciation Day; National Honesty Day; National Mahjong Day

Source: Holiday Insights (I only have one source this time because I didn’t have enough time leading up to this. So sorry. I’m trying to do better this month.)


Holidays in March (2020 Calendar)

It is now officially the third month of the new decade. I kind of feel that I have nothing to really show for it. I’m slowly but surely getting there with a couple of things. But enough about me. March is Irish American Heritage Month, National Women’s History Month, and National Crafts Month, at least in the US it is. Have fun celebrating the month.



Namesake Day (first Sunday); National Pig Day; Peace Corps Day; Peanut Butter Lovers’ Day; World Compliment Day; Zero Discrimination Day; Self-Injury Awareness Day; St. David’s Day


Old Stuff Day; Dr. Seuss Day; National Banana Cream Pie Day; Labour Day (Australia)


Caregiver Appreciation Day; I Want You to be Happy Day; If Pets Had Thumbs Day; National Anthem Day; Peach Blossom Day; Dolls’/Girls’ Festival (Japan)


Holy Experiment Day; Hug a GI Day; National Grammar Day


Multiple Personality Day; National Cheese Doodle Day


Dentist’s Day; Employee Appreciation Day (first Friday); National Frozen Food Day; National Salesperson Dat (first Friday); World Day of Prayer (first Friday); National Oreo Day; Ash Wednesday


National Crown Roast of Pork Day


Be Nasty Day; Daylight Savings begins; International Women’s Day


Panic Day; Teachers’ Day (Lebanon); Napping Day


International Find a Pay Phone Booth Day; Middle Name Pride Day; Purim (varies)


Johnny Appleseed Day; Worship of Tools Day; National Funeral Director and Mortician Day


Girl Scouts Day; Plant a Flower Day; Popcorn Lover’s Day (second Thursday); World Kidney Day


Blame Someone Else Day (first Friday the 13th of the year); Friday the 13th; Ear Muff Day; Jewel Day; National K9 Veterans Day


Learn about Butterflies Day; National Potato Chip Day; National Pi Day


Dumbstruck Day; Everything You Think is Wrong Day; Ides of March


Everything You Do is Right Day; Freedom of Information Day; Giant Panda Bear Day


Corned Beef and Cabbage Day; Submarine Day; Saint Patrick’s Day; Tea for Two Tuesday (third Tuesday)


Goddess of Fertility Day; Supreme Sacrifice Day; National Awkward Moments Day; National Biodiesel Day


Absolutely Incredible Kid Day (third Thursday); Poultry Day; Spring (Vernal) Equinox (varies)


International Earth Day; Extraterrestrial Abductions Day; Proposal Day; World Sparrow Day; National Native HIV/AID Awareness Day


Credit Card Reduction Day; Fragrance Day; International Sports Car Racing Day (third Saturday); National Quilting Day (third Saturday); World Down Syndrome Day


National Goof Off Day; World Water Day


Melba Toast Day; National Chip and Dip Day; National Puppy Day; Near Miss Day; World Meteorological Day


National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day; World Tuberculosis Day; International Day for the Right to the Truth concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims


Feast of the Annunciation; World Agriculture Day (varies); Pecan Day; Waffle Day; International Day of Remembrance of Slavery Victims and the Transatlantic Trade; International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members


Make Up Your Own Holiday Day; National Spinance Day; National Day of Life, Peace and Justice (El Salvador); Purple Day


National “Joe” Day


Something on a Stick Day; Weed Appreciation Day; Earth Hour


National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day; Smoke and Mirrors Day


I am in Control Day; National Doctor’s Day; Take a Walk in the Park Day; Turkey Neck Soup Day


Bunsen Burner Day; National Clam on the Half Shell Day; National Crayon Day; World Backup Day; Equal Pay Day


Sources: Holiday Insights; Holidays Calendar

Holidays in February (2020 Calendar)

First and foremost, sorry this will be late; I’ve had a pretty hectic week. I wanted to get this out on time, but that was unfortunately not happening. Better late than never though.

We are now in the second month of 2020. The time just flies when you don’t have school to contend with.  February has a lot to celebrate, so let’s get right into it.


Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day (first Saturday); National Freedom Day; No Politics Day; Spunky Old Broads Day; Federal Territory Day (Malaysia); Day of Remembrance and Respect to Victims of the Communist Regime (Bulgaria); Abolition of Slavery (Mauritius); National Get Up Day; National Baked Alaska Day; National Serpent Day; National Texas Day


Candlemas; Ground Hog Day; Superbowl Sunday (varies); World Wetlands Day; National Tater Tots Day


Feed the Birds Day; The Day the Music Died; National Carrot Cake Day; National Missing Persons Day; National Women Physicians Day


Create a Vacuum Day; Stuffed Mushroom Day; Thank a Mailman Day; World Cancer Day; Farmer’s Day (Taiwan); Rosa Parks Day; Safer Internet Day; National Hemp Day; National Homemade Soup Day


National Weatherman’s Day; Chocolate Fondue Day; World Nutella Day National Shower with a Friend Day; National Girls and Women and Sports Day


Lame Duck Day; National Chopsticks Day; International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation; Waitangi Day (New Zealand)


Bubble Gum Day (first Friday); Wave All Your Fingers at Your Neighbor Day; Send a Card to a Friend Day; e-Day; National Periodic Table Day; National Fettuccine Alfredo Day


Boy Scout Day; Kite Flying Day; Lantern Festival


National Pizza Day; Oscar Night (varies); Toothache Day; Mother’s Day (Norway)


Clean out Your Computer Day (second Monday); Umbrella Day; Family Day (Canada); Tu B’Shevat (Jewish); Home Warranty Day


Don’t Cry over Spilled Milk Day; Make a Friend Day; National Inventors Day; White T-shirt Day; National Foundation Day (Japan); Anniversary of the foundation of Vatican City; World Day of the Sick; Youth Day (Cameroon); National Sports Day (Qatar)


Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday; National Lost Penny Day; Plum Pudding Day; Darwin day


Get a Different Name Day; World Radio Day; Cheddar Tay


Ferris Wheel Day; National Organ Donor Day; Valentine’s Day


Candlemas (Julian Calendar); National Gum Drop Day; Singles Awareness Day; Susan B. Anthony Day


Do a Grouch a Favor Day; Almond Day


President’s Day (third Monday); Random Acts of Kindness Day


National Battery Day; National Drink Wine Day


National Chocolate Mint Day


Cherry Pie Day; Hoodie Hoo Day; Love Your Pet Day; World Day of Social Justice


Card Reading Day; Sticky Bun Day


George Washington’s Birthday; Be Humble Day; International World Thinking Day; National Margarita Day; Walking the Dog Day; Cook a Sweet Potato Day


International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day; Tennis Day; Banana Bread Day; Tile Day


National Tortilla Chip Day; World Bartender Day; Earth God’s Birthday (Taiwan)


Mardi Gras/Fat Tuesday (varies); Pistol Patent Day


Ash Wednesday (varies); Carnival Day; National Pistachio Day; Tell a Fairy Tale Day


Polar Bear Day; No Brainer Day; Chili Day; Retro Day; Toast Day; Strawberry Day


Floral Design Day; National Chill Day; Public Sleeping Day; National Tooth Fairy Day; Tartar Sauce Day


Leap Day; Open That Bottle Night (last Saturday); Rare Disease Day

Sources: Holiday Insights; Holidays Calendar

Holidays in August (2019 Calendar)

Hello everybody. It’s been a while, but I actually have some time on my hands to do some things before the school year starts. I also have a pretty light semester. I am hoping that this settles out a bit so I can do what I want to do on top of what I need to do. But, we must get to the holidays. August is Peach and Water Quality Month, which are both things I love. I’m also trying this new format, so tell me what you think about it.


National Girlfriends Day; National Mountain Climbing Day; National Raspberry Cream Pie Day; Lammas; Emancipation Day (multiple countries); Gualdalcanal Province Day (Solomon Islands); Independence Day (Benin); Army Day (China); Parent’s Day (Congo Democratic Republic); Santo Domino Celebrations Start (Nicaragua); Swiss National Day (Switzerland); Colorado Day; Yorkshire Day (United Kingdom); National Mahjong Day; National Minority Donor Awareness Day; Respect for Parents Day


International Beer Day (always the first Friday); National Ice Cream Sandwich Day; Somers’ Day (Bermuda); Our Lady of Los Angeles (Costa Rica); Republic Day (Republic of Macedonia); National Coloring Book Day


Campfire Day (always the first Saurday); Grab some Nuts Day; International Hangover (always the first Saturday); Natioanl Clown Day (Saturday of International Clown Week); National Mustard Day (always the first Saturday); National Watermelon Day; Makira-Ulawa Province Day (Solomon Islands); Flag’s Day (Venezuela); Nigerian Independence Day; Farmers Day (Zambia); Martyr’s Day (Guinea-Bassau); Freedom Day; National Georgia Day; Natioanl Disc Golf Day; National Jamaican Patty Day; Mead Day


Friendship Day (always the first Sunday); International Forgiveness Day (always the first Sunday); National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day; Sisters Day (always the first Sunday); US Coast Guard Day; Celebrations of San Salvador (El Salvador); National Guard’s Day (Venezuela); Consititution Day (Cook Islands); Matice Slovenska Day (Slovakia)


National Underwear Day; Work like a Dog Day; Northern Territory Picinic Day (Australia); Bank Holiday (Iceland); National Children’s Day (Tuvalu); National Underwear Day; National Oyster Day


Wiggle your Toes Day; Independence Day (multiple countries); Festival Tuesdaay (British Virgin Islands); Celebrations of San Salvador (El Salvador); Culturama Day (Saint Kitts and Nevis); National Root Beer Float Day; National Fresh Breath Day; National Wiggle Your Toes Day; National Night Out Day


Chinese Valentines’s Day/Daughter’s Day (7th day of the 7th Lunar month); National Lighthouse Day; Chi Hsi Festival (Taiwan); The Royal St John’s Regatta (Canada); Battle of Boyaca Day (Colombia); Double Deven Festival (China)


Sneak some Zucchini onto Your Neighbor’s Porch Day; Peasant’s Day (Tanzania); International Cat Day; National Happiness Happens Day


Book Lover’s Day; National Day (Singapore); International Day of the World’s Indigenous People; National Women’s Day (South Africa); National Rice Pudding Day; National Veep Day


Lazy Day; National S’mores Day; Last Day of Santo Domingo Celebrations (Nicaragua); National Shapewear Day; National Bowling Day; National Garage Sale Day


Presidential Joke Day; Son and Daughter Day; Tisha B’Av (mutliple countries); Father’s Day (Brazil) Waqfat Arafat Day (Kuwait); Independence Day (Chad); Turkmen Melon Day (Turkmenistan)l Mountiang Day (Japan)


Eid-Ul-Adha (varies); Middle Child’s Day; Hari Raya Haji (Malaysia); Kurban Bairam (Kazakhstan); Carnival; Lotu (Samoa); International Youth Day


Left Hander’s Day; Defence Forces Day (Zimbabwe); Women’s and Family Day (Tunisia)


National Creamsicle Day; V-J Day; Anniversary of the Recovery Oued Ed-Dahab (Morocco); Raksha Bandhan (Hindu holiday)


Feast of the Assumption; Relaxation Day; The Assumption of Mary; Malaita Province Day (Solomon Islands);  Liberation Day (South Korea); Spirit Festival (China); Independency Day (Costa Rica); Flooding of the Nile (Egypt); National Leathercraft Day; National Relaxation Day; National Lemon Meringue Pie


National Tell a Joke Day; Restoration Day (Dominican Republic); National Rum Day; National Roller Coaster Day; National Airborn Day


National Honey Bee Awareness Day (always the third Saturday); National Thriftshop Day; Flag Day (Bolicia); Slovenians in Prekmurje Incorporated into the Mother Nation Day; Independence Day (Gabon); Black Cat Appreciation Day; World Honey Bee Day


Bad Poetry Day; World Daffodil Day; National Fajita Day; National Mail Order Catalog Day; National Ice Cream Pie Day


Aviation Day; National Potato Day; San Martin Day (Argentina); World Humanitarian Day; Constitution Day (Anguilla); International Bow Day; National Soft Ice Cream Day


National Radio Day; World Mosquito Day; Hungary National Day; Independence Restoration Day (Estonia); Anniversary of the Revoplution of the King and the People (Morocco); National Chocolate Pecan Pie Day


National Spumoni Day; Senior Citizen’s Day; Youth Day (Morocco); Ninoy Aquino Day (Philippines); National Pecan Torte Day


Be an Angel Day; National Tooth Fairy Day


Ride the Wind Day; International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and Abolition; National Sponge Cake Day


Vesuvius Day; National Parks’ Day (Costa Rica); Flag Day (Liberia); National Peach Pie Day


Kiss and Make Up Day; Independence Day (Uraguay), Youth’s Day (Mongolia); National Banana Split Day


National Dog Day; Women’s Equality Day; National Day of Repentance (Papua New Guinea); National Cherry Popsicle Day


Global Forgiveness Day; Just Because Day; Independence Day (Moldova)


Race your Mouse Day; National Power Rangers Day; National Bow Tie Day; National Cherry Turnovers Day; Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day


More Herbs, Less Salt Day; Internationala Day against Nuclear Tests; National Sports Day (India); National Chop Suey Day


Frankenstein Day; Toasted Marshmallow Day; National College Colors Day; Santa Rosa De Lima (Peru)


International Bacond Day (always the Sunday before Labor Day); National Eat Outside Day; National Trail Mix Day; International Overdoes Awareness Day

Sources: Holiday Insights, Holidays Calendar

Holidays in July (2019 Calendar)

Happy summer, guys. I’m finally out of school and can finally do something with my life other than writing papers. I am currently in the middle of an internship out-of-state, so I’ve been having a great time. But, enough about me. It’s time to learn about some holidays occurring this month. Also, happy pride, candy, and aquarium month.


Dare Day

Flip a Coin Day

National Trails Day (always the first Saturday)

Yang di-Pertuan Agong’s Birthday (Malaysia)

International Children’s Day

Global Day of Parents

President’s Day (Palau)

Madaraka Day (Kenya)


National Bubba Day

National Rocky Road Day

Isabel Province Day (Solomon Islands)

Yom Yerushalayim (Israel)

Father’s Day (Lithuania, Curacao)

Republic Day (Italy)


Repeat Day

Emancipation Day (Tonga)

Opium Suppression Movement Day (Taiwan)

Ascension Day (Colombia)

European Bicycle Day (Germany)

June Bank Holiday (Ireland)

Western Australia Day

Queen’s Birthday (New Zealand)

Martyr’s Day (Uganda)

Jefferson Davis Birthday


Applesauce Cake Day

Hug Your Cat Day

National Cheese Day

Old Maid’s Day

End of Ramadan

International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression


Hot Air Balloon Day

World Environment Day


Hari Raya Puasa begins (Malaysia)


Constitution Day (multiple countries)

Liberation Day (Seychelles)

Orozo Ait (Kyrgyzstan)

President’s Day (Equatorial Guinea)

National Running Day



National Gardening Exercise Day

National Yo-Yo Day

Visually Impaired People Day (Germany)

Memorial Day (South Korea)

Queensland Day

National Day (Sweden)

Orthodox Ascension Day (Romania)

Chosun Children’s Union Foundation Day (North Korea)


National Chocolate Ice Cream Day

National Doughnut Day (always first Friday)


Randol Fawkes Labour Day (The Bahamas)

Dragon Boat Festival (multiple countries)

Dissolution of Union with Sweden (Norway)

Flag Day (Peru)

Sette Giugno (Malta)

Anniversary of the Memorandum of the Slovak Nation


Best Friends Day

Name Your Poison Day

World Ocean Day

Temotu Province Day (Solomon Islands)

Pentecost Eve (multiple countries)

Daylight Saving Time starts (Morocco)

Queen’s Birthday (Tuvalu)


Donald Duck Day

National Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie Day

Nursing Assistants Day (varies)

Whit Sunday (multiple countries)

Day of Murcia

Day of La Rioja

National Heroes Day (Uganda)


Ball Point Pen Day

Herb and Spices Day

Iced Tea Day

Whit Monday

Queen’s Birthday (multiple countries)

Sovereign’s Birthday (Anguilla)

Portugal Day

Reconciliation Day (Congo)


National Corn on the Cob Day

Kamehameha Day (Hawaii)


National Jerky Day

National Peanut Butter Cookie Day

Red Rose Day

Chaco Armistice (Paraguay)

World Day against Child Labor

Russia Day

June 12 Commemoration (Nigeria)

Peace Day (Kosovo)

Independence Day (Philippines)


National Weed Your Garden Day

Sewing Machine Day

San Antonio

International Axe Throwing Day


Flag Day (US)

Monkey Around Day

World Blood Donor Day

Liberation Day (Falkland Islands)

Freedom Day (Malawi)

Army Birthday (US)


National Holerin’ Contest Day (always the third Saturday)

National Nature Photography Day

Smile Power Day

Global Wind Day

World Juggler’s Day (always the Saturday closest to 17 June)

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Kuan Kung’s Birthday (Taiwan)

Day of Music (Germany)


Father’s Day (always the third Sunday)

Fresh Veggies Day

Martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev Sahib (Sikh holiday)

Trinity Sunday

Father’s Day (multiple countries)

Car-free Sunday (Germany)

Galla Bayramy (Turkmenistan)

Youth Day (South Africa)


Eat Your Vegetables Day

Commemoration of General Don Martin Miguel de Guemes (Argentina)

World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

Queen’s Birthday (multiple countries)

Orthodox Pentecost Monday

Fathers’ Day (El Salvador)

National Heroes Day (Bermuda)

Icelandic Republic Day

Global Garbage Man Day


Go Fishing Day

International Panic Day

International Picnic Day

International Sushi Day

National Splurge Day

Constitution Day (Seychelles)



National Kissing Day

World Sauntering Day


Ice Cream Soda Day

National Bald Eagle Day

Corpus Christi

Flag Day (Argentina)

World Refugee Day

Martyrs’ Day (Eritrea)

American Eagle Day


Go Skate Day

International Yoga Day

National Selfie Day

Finally Summer Day/Summer Solstice (varies)

Take a Road Trip Day (always the third Friday)

Take Your Dog to Work Day (Friday after Father’s Day)

Aymara New Year Day (Bolivia)

National Day (Greenland)

Music Festival (Congo Democratic Republic)

Day of Martyrs (Togo)

Father’s Day (Uganda)


National Chocolate Eclair Day

Architecture Day (Germany)

Teachers’ Day (El Salvador)

Midsummer (Finland)

Day of Antifascist Struggle (Croatia)

Remembrance Day of Victims of the Great Patriotic War (Belarus)


National Pink Day

Public Serice Day (International)

International Widows’ Day

National Day (Luxembourg)

Statehood Day (Moldova)

Victory Day (Estonia)

Father’s Day (Poland)


Swim a Lap Day

St. John’s Day

Discovery Day

Farmer Day (Peru)

Carabobo Battle (Venezuela)


Log Cabin Day

National Catfish Day

Day of the Seafarer

Independence Day (Mozambique)


Beautician’s Day

Forgiveness Day

National Canoe Day

International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

Independence of British Somaliland (Somalia)

Flag Day (Romania)

Independence Day (Madagascar)


Sun Glasses Day

Day of National Unity (Tajikistan)

Day of Turkmen Workers of Culture and Art (Turkmenistan)

Independence Day (Djibouti)


Insurance Awareness Day

International Body Piercing Day

Paul Bunyan Day

Vietnamese Family Day

St. Vitus Day (Serbia)

Constitution Day (Ukraine)

Christopher Street Day


Camera Day

Hug Holiday

International Mud Day

Waffle Iron Day

Saints Peter and Paul Day

Central Province Day (Solomon Islands)

Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq (Iran)


Meteor Day

Father’s Day (Haiti)

Army Day (Guatemala)

Independence Day (Congo Democratic Republic)

June 30 Revolution (Egypt)

Revolution Day (Sudan)

National Prayer Day (Central African Republic)


References: Holiday Insights; Holidays Calendar

Holidays in February (2019 Calendar)

It’s time for the second month of the hopefully-better-than-2018 year for everyone. Let’s just admit that 2018 was a weird year… for everyone. Now, February is American Heart Month, National Weddings Month and Creative Romance Month, all things that have to do with love pretty much happen now. But now, off to the daily holidays


Bubble Gum Day (always the first Friday)

National Freedom Day

No Politics Day

Federal Territory Day (Malaysia)

Day of Remembrance and Respect to Victims of the Communist Regime (Bulgaria)

Abolition of Slavery (Mauritues)

National Heroes’ Day (Rwanda)

National Wear Red Day

Start of Black History Month (multiple countries)




Eat Ice Cream for Breakfasyt Day (always the first Saturday)

Ground Hog Day

Feast of Candelaria (Bolivia)

World Wetlands Day



Feed the Birds Day

Superbowl Sunday (varies)

The Day the Music Died

Our Lady of Suyapa (Honduras)

Commemoration of the Batepa Massacre (Sao Tome and Principe)

Thaipoosam Cavadee (Mauritius)

Mozambican Heroes Day



Create a Vacuum Day

Stuffed Mushroom Day

Thank a Mailman Day

World Cancer Day

Farmer’s Day (Taiwan)

National Day (Sri Lanka)

Begin of the Armed Fight for National Liberation (Angola)

Rosa Parks Day

Seolla Holiday begins (South Korea)

Vietnamese New Year’s Eve

Day off for Constitution Day (Mexico)

Spring Festival Eve (China)

Chinese New Year’s Eve (varies)



Chinese New Years (varies)

National Weatherman’s Day

Constitution Day (Mexico)

Unity Day (Burundi)

Kashmir Day (Pakistan)

Feast of St Agatha (San Marino)

Chinese Lunar New Year’s Day

Vietnamese New Year

World Nutella Day

Safer Internet Day



Lame Duck Day

National Chopsticks Day

Translators’ Day (Armenia)

International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation

Waitangi Day (New Zealand)

The Saami People’s Day (Norway)

Tet Holiday (Vietnam)



Wave All Your Fingers at Your Neighbor Day

Send a Card to a Friend DayIndependence Day (Granada)



Boy Scouts Day

Kite Flying Day

Preseren Day (Slovenia)



National Pizza Day

Toothache Day

St Maron’s Day (Lebanon)

Martyrdom of Fatima (Iran)



Umbrella Day

Feast of Saint Paul’s Shipwreck (Malta)

Mother’s Day (Norway)



Clean out Your Computer Day (always the second Monday)

Don’t Cry over Spilled Milk Day

Make a Friend Day

National Inventors Day

White T-shirt Day

National Foundation Day (Japan)

Anniversary of the foundation of Vatican City

World Day of the Sick

Armed Forces Day (Liberia)

Youth Day (Cameroon)

Family Day (Canada)

Royal Hobart Regatta (Tasmania, Australia)



Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday

National Lost Penny Day

Plum Pudding Day

Union Day (Myanmar)

National Sports Day (Qatar)



Get a Different Name Day

World Radio Day



Ferris Wheel Day

National Organ Donor Day

Valentine’s Day

St Valentine’s Day (Christian holiday)

Statehood Day in Arizona



Candlemas (on Julian Calendar)

National Gum Drop Day

Singles Awareness Day

Susan B Anthony Day

National Flag of Canada Day

Total Defense Day (Singapore)

Statehood Day of the Republic of Serbia

Day of Ashakalia (Kosovo)



Do a Grouch a Favor Day

Birth day of Kim Jong II (North Korea)

Independence Day (Lithuania)

Remembrance of Archbishop Janani Luwum (Uganda)



Random Acts of Kindness Day

Independence Day of the Republic of Kosovo

Libyan Revolution Day



National Battery Day

National Drink Wine Day

President’s Day (always the third Monday)

Independence Day (Gambia)

Islander Day (Prince Edward Island, Canada)

Nova Scotia Heritage Day (Canada)

Louis Riel Day (Canada)

Independence Day of the Republic of Kosovo observed

Daisy Gatson Bates Day



National Chocolate Mint Day

Shivaji Jayanti (India)

State Flag of Turkmenistan Day

Chinese Spring Festival (Mauritius)

Constantin Brancusi Day (Romania)

Lantern Festival (mutliple countries)

Tourism Day (Taiwan)



Cherry Pie Day

Hoodie Hoo Day

Love Your Pet Day

World Day of Social Justice

International Mother Language Day



Card Reading Day

Father Lini Day (Vanuatu)

Language Martyrs’ Day (Bangladesh)

King Harald V’s Day (Norway)



George Washington’s Birthday

Be Humble Day

International World Thinking Day

National Margarita Day

Walking the Dog Day

Independence Day (Saint Lucia)

Yukon Heritage Day



International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day

Open That Bottle Night (always the last Saturday)

Tennis Day

Defender of the Fatherland Day (multiple countries)

Mashramani/Republic Day (Guyana)

National Day (Brunei)



National Tortilla Chip Day

Oscar Night (varies)

Flag Day (Mexico)

Independence Day (Estonia)

Dragobete (Romania)



Pistol Patent Day

People Power Anniversary (Philippines)

National Day (Kuwait)

Revolution Day (Suriname)

Choiseil Province Day (Solomon islands)

Defender of the Fatherland Day observed (Russia)



Carnival Day

National Pistachio Day

Tell a Fairy Tale Day

Liberation Day (Kuwait)



Polar Bear Day

No Brainer Day

Independence Day (Dominican Republic)

Special Operations Forces Day (Russia)



Floral Design Day

Public Sleeping Day

National Tooth Fairy Day

228 Memorial Day (Taiwan)

Linus Pauling Day

Day of Andalucia (Spain)

Feast of Saint Vartan (Armenia)

Rare Disease Day

National Chili Day



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*if there are anymore that you would like me to include or I got something wrong, let me know

Holidays in January (2019 Calendar)

Welcome everybody to the new year. I took a break for the last month so so preparing content for you guys for this year. Last year I did my best to get you two pieces a week, and this year I going to step it up a bit to three. Disclaimer as always: I am a student at university. My school work comes first. That being said, it is the first day of the month, which means that we have an entire month on holidays to talk about. I know I didn’t do one for December, but all of my professors got together and we’re talking about how to make me miserable. I swear. Off of that topic, January is National Soup and Oatmeal Month, so make sure to stock up on hot meals. It is also National Hobby month, so it’s the perfect time to either discover a new hobby or finally invest the time into something that you have been pushing off.



New Year’s Day

National Hangover Day

Independence Day (multiple countries)

Feast of the Holy Family (Spain)



Run up the Flagpole and See if Anyone Salutes Day

Special non-working day after New Year (Philippines)



Festival of Sleep Day

Bank Holiday (Japan)

Holiday Week (Russia)

Fruitcake Toss Day

Humiliation Day



National Spaghetti Day

Trivia Day

Independence Day (Myanmar)

World Braille Day

Day of Kind Amador (Sao Tome and Principe)

Martyrs of Independence Day (Congo Democratic Republic)



National Bird Day

Guru Gobind Singh Birthday (Sikh holiday)

Armenian Christmas Eve

Twelfth Night (Sweden)



Bean Day

Cuddle Up Day

Feast of the Epiphany – Three Kings

Epiphany (Dominican Republic)

The Three Wise Men Day (Venezuela)

Day of the Holy Kings (Mexico)

Three Kinds Day (US Virgin Islands)

Armenian Christmas Day

Army Day (multiple countries)

Orthodox Christmas Eve



Old Rock Day

Victory over Genocide Day (Cambodia)

Orthodox Christmas Day

Coptic Christmas Day

Pioneers Day (Liberia)

Ethiopian Christmas Day

Epiphany (Colombia, Spain)

Day off for Martyr’s Day (Panama)

International Programmers’ Day



Bubble Bath Day

Male Watcher’s Day



Play God Day

National Take the Stairs Day (always the second Wednesday of the month)

Day of the Republika Srpska (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Peace Agreement Day (South Sudan)



Bittersweet Chocolate Day

Houseplant Appreciation Day

Peculiar People Day

Margaret Thatcher Day

Vodoun Festival (Benin)

Majority Rule Day (The Bahamas)



Step in a Puddle and Splash Your Friend’s Day

Kosrae Constitution Day (Micronesia)

Anniversary of the Independence Manifesto (Morocco)



Feast of Fabulous Wild Men Day

National Pharmacist Day

Geok Tepe Memorial Day (Turkmenistan)

Zanzibar Revolution Day (Tanzania)

Kiss a Ginger Day



International Skeptics Day

Make your Dream Come True Day

Constitution Day (Mongolia)

Democracy Day (Cabo Verde)

Stephen Foster Memorial Day

Liberation Day (Togo)



Dress Up Your Pet Day

Makar Sankranti (India)

Old New Year (Russia)

Orthodox New Year

Defenders of the Motherland Day (Uzbekistan)

Revolution and Youth Day (Tunisia)

Coming of Age Day (Japan)



National Hat Day

John Chilembwe Day (Malawi)

National Bagel Day



Appreciate a Dragon Day

National Nothing Day

Signing of the Peace Accords (El Salvador)

Teachers’ Day (Thailand)

Anniversary of Presiden Laurent Kabila’s Assassination (Congo Democratic Republic)



Ditch New Years Resolutions Day

Anniversary of Prime Minister Patrice Emery Lumumba’s Assassination (Congo Democratic Republic)



Thesaurus Day

Winnie the Pooh Day



National Popcorn Day

National Tin Can Day

Orthodox Epiphany

Daylight Saving Time ends (Fiji)



National Buttercrunch Day

National Cheese Lover Day

Penguin Awareness Day

Martyrs’ Day (Azerbaijan)

Heroes’ Day (Cabo Verde, Guinea-Bissau)

World Religion Day



Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday (always celebrated on the third Monday of the month)

National Hugging Day

Squirrel Appreciation Day

Errol Barrow Day (Barbados)

Our Lady of Altagracia (Dominican Republic)

Princess Ingrid Alexandra’s Day (Norway)

Tu B’Shevat (multiple countries)

Thaipusam (Singapore)

Tu Bishvat (Israel)

Idaho Human Rights Day

Civil Rights Day

Blue Monday



National Blonde Brownie Day

Plurinational State Foundation Day (Bolivia)

Franco-German Day (Germany)

Ukrainian Unity Day



National Pie Day

National Handwriting Day

Measure Your Feet Day



Beer Can Appreciation Day

Compliment Day

Unification Day (Romania)

National Peanut Butter Day



Opposite Day

Betico Croes’ Birthday (Aruba)

Revolution Day (Egypt)

Tatiana Day (Ukraine)

Burns Night (Scotland)



Australia Day

Spouses’ Day

Republic Day (India)

International Customs Day

Liberation Day (Uganda)

Duarte’s Day (Dominican Republic)



Chocolate Cake Day

Punch the Clock Day

International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust

Saint Devote’s Day (Monaco)

Spirituality Day/St Sava’s Day (Serbia)

Remembrance Day for the Victims of National Socialism (Germany)

World Leprosy Day



Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day (always the last Monday of the month)

Data Privacy Day

National Kazoo Day

Jose Marti’s Birthday Memorial (Cuba)

Army Day (Armenia)

European Privacy Day (Germany)

Fun at Work Day

National Heroes Day (Cayman Islands)



National Puzzle Day

National Cornchip Day

Kansas Day

St. Valero’s Feast (Zaragoza, Spain)



National Inane Answering Message Day

The Three Holy Hierarchs (Greece)



Backward Day

Inspire Youre Heart with Art Day

Independence Day (Nauru)



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November Holidays (2018 Calendar)

It’s time for another set of holidays of the year. I actually kind of forgot that I totally didn’t do a list for October until a couple of days ago, so I just decided to forget about it. Now, November is National Novel Writing Month. I have participated in this for a couple of years now. I have not actually won, but I have a good time just trying to get things done. And now, one with the holidays. If a national holiday does not have a country associated with it, assume it’s America.



All Saint’s Day

Dios Los Muertos

Men Make Dinner Day (always the first Thursday)

World Vegan Day

Anniversary of the Revolution (Algeria)

Independence Day (Antigua and Barbuda)

Liberty Day (US Virgin Islands)

Remembrance Day (Slovenia)

Revival Day (Bulgaria)



Dios Los Muertos

All Soul’s Day

Deviled Egg Day

Look for Circles Day

Plan Your Epitaph Day

Arrival of Indentured Labourers (Mauritius)

International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists



Book Lovers Day (always the first Saturday)

Housewife’s Day

Sandwich Day

Independence Day (multiple countries)

Independence of Cuenca (Ecuador)

Health Day (Turkmenistan)

Community Service Day (Dominica)

Culture Day (Japan)

Daylight Savings Time starts (Fiji)

Victory Day (Maldives)



King Tut Day

Flag Day (Panama)

Daylight Saving Time ends (multiple countries)

Unity Day (Russia)

Constitution Day (Tonga)

Day of St. Charles Borromeu (Andorra)



Gunpowder Day

Guy Fawkes Day (New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Colon Day (Panama)

Recreation dat (Tasmania, Australia)

Unitiy Day observed (Russia)

Diwali/Deepavali (Canada)

Contitution Day (Dominican Republic)



Marooned without a Compass Day

Saxophone Day

US General Election Day (always the first Tuesday after the first Monday)

Melbourne Cup Day (Victoria, Australia)

Constitution Day (Tajikistan)

Internal Day for Preventing the exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict

Anniversary of the Green March (Morocco)



Bittersweet Chocolate with Almonds” Day

Hindu Diwali Day (date varies)

Day of the Great October Socialist Revolution (Kyrgystan)

October Revolution Day (Belarus)

Kali Puja (Hindu holiday)



Cook Something Bold Day

Dunce Day

Return Day Delaware

Thanksgiving (Liberia)

Pohnpei Constitution day (Micronesia)

Journalists’ Day (China)



Chaos Never Dies Day

Night of the Broken Glass Remembrance Day (Germany)

Fall of the Berlin Wall (Germany)

Martyrdom of Imam Reza (Iran)

Independence Day (Cambodia)



Forget-Me-Not Day


Shout in Willa de los Santos (Panama)

Ataturk Memorial Day (Turkey)

Remembrance day (Turks and Caicos Islands)

Marine Corps Birthday (US)

Mother’s Day (North Korea)

World Science Day for Peace and Development



Veteran’s Day

Armistice Day (multiple countries)

Remembrance Day (multiple countries)

Father’s Day (multiple countries)

St. Martin’s Day (Germany)

November Holiday (Mayotte)

Grandparent’s Day (South Sudan)

Fathers’ Day (Iceland)

Independence Day (multiple countries)

Saint Marin’s Day (Saint Martin)

Sint Maarten’s Day (Sint Maarten)

Veterans of Foreign Wars day (Micronesia)

Republic Day (Maldives)

Remembrance Sunday (United Kindom)



Chicken Soup for the Soul Day

Veterns day observed (Puerto Rico)

Remembrance Day (Cayman islands)

Youth National Day (East Timor)

Independence of Cartagena (Colombia)

Sun Yat-sen’s Birthday (Taiwan)

Remembrance Day observed (multiple countries)

World Pneumonia Day

Heir to the Throne’s Birthday (Tuvalu)

World Kindness Day



Caregiver Appreciation Day

National Indian Pudding Day

Sadie Hawkins Day

World Kindness Day

Young Readers Day (always the second Tuesday)



Operating Room Nurse Day

World Diabetes Day

Pickle Day

Colombian Women’s Day



America Recycles Day

Clean Your Refrigerator Day

Great American Smokeout (always the third Thursday)

National Philanthropy day

National Peace Day

Republic Proclamation Day (Brazil)

7-5-3 Day



Button Day

Have a Party With Your Bear Day

International Tolerance Day

National Fast Food Day



Electronic Greeting Card Day

Homemade Bread Day

National Adoption Day (always the Saturday before Thanksgiving)

Take a Hike Day

World Peace Day

Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day (Czech Republic)

Fight for Freedom and Democracy Day (Slovakia)

Polytechneio (Greece)

World Prematurity Day



Occult Day

National Day of Mourning (Germany)

National Day (Oman)

Republic of Latvia Proclamation Day

World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

Vertieres Day (Haiti)

Independence Daay (Morocco)

Mickey Mouse Birthday



Have a Bad Day Day

Discovery Day (Puerto Rico)

National Day (Manaco)



Absurdity Day

Beautiful Day

Universal Children’s Day

Africa Industralization Day



False Confession Day

National Tie One on Day (always the day before Thanksgiving)

World Hello Day

The Prophet’s Birthday (multiple countries)

Maulid un-Nabi (Philippines)

Repentance Day (Saxony, Germany)

Armed Forces Day (Greece)

Maouloud (Senegal)



Go For a Ride Day

Thanksfiving (always the fourth Thursday)

Teacher’s Day (Costa Rica)

Saisiat Festival (Taiwan)

Independence Day (Lebanon)

Albanian Alphabet Day (Republic of Macedonia)

National Day of Mourning (US)



Black Friday (always the Friday after Thanksgiving)

Buy Nothing Day (wlways the day after Thanksgiving)

Eat aCranberry Day

National Cashew Day

National Espresso Day

You’re Wolcome Day (always the day after Thanksgiving)

Thanksgiving Day (Turks and Caicos Islands)

St. George’s Day (Georgia)

Lincol’s Birthday

American Indian Heritage Day

Labor Thanksgiving day (Japan)

Rudolf Maister Day (Slovenia)



All Our Uncles are Monkeys Day

Evolution Day

Martyrdom of Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib

Samm Business Saturday (US)



National Parfait Day

Independence Day (Suriname)

Christ the Kind Day (Mexico)

Sunday of the Dead (Germany)

Harvest Festival (Turkmenistan)

Statehood Day (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

International Day of the Elimination of Violence against Women



Shopping Reminder Day

Day off for Independence from Spain (Panama)

National Sovereignty Day (Argentina)

Cyber Monday (US)

Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq (Iran)

Republic’s Day (Mongolia)



Pins and Needles Day

Aviation Day (Venezuela)

Giving Tuesday (International)



French Toast Day

Make Your Own Head Day

Red Planet Day

Independence from Spain (Panama)

Proclamation of Independnence Day (East Timor)

Day of Albanians (Kosovo)

Independence day (multiple countries)

Proclamation of the Republic (Chad)



Square Dance Day

Unity Day (Vanuatu)

Thanksgiving Day (US Virgin Islands)

William Tubmans Birthday (Liberia)

Internation Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People

Libreation Day (Albania)



Stay at Home Because You are Well Day

St. Andrew’s Day (Christian holiday)

Independence Day (multiple countries)

Bonifacio Day (Philippines)



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Holidays in September (2018 Calendar)

Welcome, everybody, to September, the 9th month of the year. September is also Hispanic Heritage Month, Classical Music Month, and Self Improvement Month. As a continuation of last month, I’ll do my best to have more than American holidays in this list. If a country isn’t named in conjunction with the holiday, just assume that it’s America. And yes, I know that this is late going up. I got caught up with school work. Give me a small break.



  • Emma M. Nutt Day – the first woman telephone operator
  • National Cherry Popover Day
  • World Peace Day (Germany)
  • Constitution Day (Slovakia)
  • Knowledge and Literature Day (Armenia)
  • Independence Day (Uzbekistan)


  • International Bacon Day – always the Saturday before Labor Day
  • VJ Day – for some
  • Father’s Day (multiple countries)
  • Janmashtami (Hindu Holiday)
  • Day of the Independent City of Ceuta (Ceuta, Spain)
  • Independence Day (Vietnam)
  • Daylight Saving Time starts (Namibia)


  • Labo(u)r Day – always the first Monday of the Month
  • Skyscraper Day
  • Armed Forces Day (Taiwan)
  • The Feast of St. Marinus and Republic Day (San Marino)
  • August Bank Holiday (Saint Helena)


  • Newspaper Carrier Day
  • World Sexual Health Day


  • Be Late for Something Day
  • Cheese Pizza Day
  • International Day of Charity


  • Fight Procrastination Day
  • Read a Book Day
  • Smhlolo Day/Independence Day (Swaziland)
  • Jeune Genevois (Geneva, Switzerland)
  • Armed Forces’ Day (Sao Tome and Principe)
  • Unification Day (Bulgaria)


  • National Salami Day
  • Neither Rain nor Snow Day
  • Independence Day (Brazil)
  • Victory Day (Mozambique)
  • Constitution Day (Fiji)


  • International Literacy Day
  • National Date Nut Bread Day (or December 22)
  • Pardon Day
  • Knabenschiessen (Zurich, Switzerland)
  • German Language Day (Germany)
  • Garl Carner Federal Lands Cleanup Day
  • The Feast of Our Lady of Victories (Malta)
  • Nativity of Our Lady (Liechtenstein)
  • National Day (Andorra)
  • Day of Asturias (Asturias, Spain)
  • Day of Extremadura (Extremadura, Spain)
  • Virgin of the Victory (Melilla, Spain)
  • Kosrae Liberation Day (Micronesia)
  • Nativity of Mary (Lebanon)
  • Independence Day (Republic of Macedonia)


  • Grandparent’s Day – always the Sunday after Labor Day
  • National Pet Memorial Day – always the second Sunday of the month
  • Rosh Hashanah – begins on Sunday and the date varies
  • Teddy Bear Day
  • Knabenschiessen (Zurich, Switzerland)
  • Children’s Day  (Costa Rica)
  • European Heritage Days/Day of the Open Monument (Germany)
  • Day of the Homeland (Germany)
  • Day of the Victims of Holocaust and of Racial Violence (Slovakia)
  • California Admission Day (California, US)
  • Day of the Workers in the Energy Sector (Turkmenistan)
  • Turkmen Bakhshi Day (Turkmenistan)
  • National Day (North Day)
  • Father’s Day (multiple countries)
  • Independence Day (Tajikistan)


  • Sewing Machine Day
  • Swap Ideas Day
  • Knabenschiessen (Zurich, Switzerland)
  • Rosh Hashana (Hebrew holiday)
  • Gibraltar Day (Gibraltar)
  • Repression Victims’ Day (Mongolia)
  • Children’s Day (Honduras)
  • St. George’s Caye Day (Belize)
  • Teacher’s Day (China)
  • World Suicide Prevention Day


  • 911 Remembrance
  • Make your Bed Day
  • No News is Good News Day
  • St. John the Baptist Day (Eritrea)
  • Geez New Year (Eritrea)
  • Rosh Hashana (Hebrew holiday)
  • Patriot Day
  • Our Lady of Coromoto (Venezuela)
  • Day of Catalonia (Catalonia, Spain)
  • Ethiopian New Year
  • Pohnpei Liberation Day (Micronesia)
  • Coptic New Year (Egypt)


  • National Chocolate Milkshake Day
  • National Video Games Day – also in July
  • Islamic New Year/Muharram
  • Amun Jadid (Muslim Holiday, Philippines)
  • Ganesh Chaturthi (Hindu holiday)
  • National Day (Cabo Verde)
  • Tzom Gedaliah (Hebrew Holiday)
  • Eid-al-Adha (Melilla, Spain)
  • International Day for South-South Cooperation
  • Hijra New Year (Morocco)


  • Defy Superstition Day
  • Fortune Cookie Day
  • Blame Someone Else Day – always the first Friday the 13th of the year
  • Friday the 13th
  • National Peanut Day
  • Positive Thinking Day
  • Uncle Sam Day – anniversary of his image being first used in 1813
  • Ganesh Chaturthi (Hindu holiday)
  • International Programmers’ Day


  • National Cream-Filled Donut Day
  • Holy Cross day (Christian holiday)
  • Battle of San Jacinto (Nicaragua)


  • Make a Hat Day
  • Felt Hat Day
  • Independence Day (multiple countries)
  • Shout of Dolores (Mexico)
  • Doy of Our Lady of Sorrows (Slovakia)
  • Nuestro Senora de la Bien Aparecida (Cantabria, Spain)
  • International Day of Democracy
  • Restoration of Primorska to the Motherland Day (Slovenia)
  • International Dot Day


  • American Legion Day
  • Collect Rocks Day
  • Step Family Day
  • Mayflower Day
  • Mexican Independence Day
  • National Play-Doh Day
  • National Women’s Friendship Day – always the third Sunday of the month
  • Wife Appreciation Day – always the third Sunday of the month
  • Working Parents Day
  • Swiss Federal Fast (Switzerland – except for Ge)
  • Malaysia Day
  • Independence Day (multiple countries)
  • Valentine’s Day (Colombia)
  • National Hero’s Day (Saint Kitts and Nevis)
  • Day of Martry Omar Al-Mokhtar (Libya)
  • International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer


  • Citizenship Day
  • Constitution Day and Citizenship Day
  • National Apple Dumpling Day
  • Birthday of Crown Prince Tuputo’a-‘Ulukalala (Tonga)
  • Teacher’s Day (Honduras)
  • Day of Melilla (Melilla, Spain)
  • Extended National Holiday (Chile)
  • Respect for the Aged Day (Japan)
  • National Hero Day (Angola)


  • National Cheeseburger Day
  • Yom Kippur – begins at sundown
  • US Air Force Birthday
  • National Day (Chile)


  • International Talk Like a Pirate Day
  • National Butterscotch Pudding Day
  • Yom Kippur (multiple countries)
  • Foundation of the Slovak National Council Day (Slovakia)
  • The Feast of Saint Januarius (Naples, Italy)
  • Independence Day (Saint Kitts and Nevis)
  • Army Day (Chile)
  • First Day of Yom Kippur (Republic of Macedonia)


  • National Pepperoni Pizza Day
  • National Punch Day
  • German World Children’s day
  • Tassoua (Iran)
  • Day of Ashura (Algeria and Lebanon)


  • International Peace Day
  • Miniature Golf Day
  • Ashura (multiple countries)
  • National POW/MIA Recognition Day
  • Founder’s Day (Ghana)


  • Eid-Ul-Adha – date varies
  • Business Women’s Day
  • Elephant Appreciation Day
  • Hobbit Day
  • Internation Rabbit Day – always the fourth Saturday of the month
  • National Hunting and Fishing day – always the fourth Saturday of the month
  • Oktoberfest begins in Germany – date varies
  • Emancipation Day (Ohio, US)
  • Independence Day (multiple countries)
  • National Public Lands Day


  • Autumn/September Equinox – date varies
  • Checkers day
  • Dog in Politics Day
  • Sukkot – begins at sundown and the date varies (Hebrew holiday)
  • International Celebrate Bisexuality Day
  • European Heritage Days (Austria)
  • Mid-Autumn Festival Day 1 (South Korea)
  • Saudi National Day
  • Mabon
  • My Birthday in case you care – probably not


  • National Cherries Jubilee Day
  • Anniversary of the Failed Attack on Lome (Togo)
  • Family and Community Day (Australia)
  • Independence Day (Guinea-Bissau)
  • Mid-Autumn Festival (multiple countries)
  • Constitutional Day (Cambodia)
  • Armed Forces Day (Peru)
  • Republic Day (Trinidad and Tobago)
  • Our Lady of Las Mercedes (Dominican Republic)
  • Heritage Day (South Africa)
  • Pitru Paksha starts (Hindu holiday)


  • National Comic Book Day
  • Armed Forces Day (Mozambique)


  • Johnny Appleseed Day
  • North Yemen Revolution Day
  • World Day Against Trafficking Persons
  • Interaction Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons


  • Crush a Can Day
  • Meskel (multiple countries)
  • World Tourism Day
  • World Maritime Day


  • Ask a Stupid Question Day
  • National Good Neighbor Day
  • Native American Day – always the fourth Friday of the month
  • National Youth Day (Turks and Caicos Islands)
  • St. Wenceslas Day (Czech Republic)
  • German Sandwich Day
  • Daylight Saving Time ends (Mongolia)
  • Teachers’ Day (Taiwan)
  • Day of Bosnians (Kosovo)
  • World Rabies Day
  • International Bosniaks’ Day (for Bosniak community) (Republic of Macedonia)
  • National Drink Beer Day


  • Confucious Day – A.K.A. Get a Fortune Cookie Day
  • Micheal and All Angels (Christian holiday)
  • Daylight Saving Time starts (Samoa)
  • Boqueron Battle Victory Day (Paraguay)
  • World Heart Day
  • National Coffee Day


  • National Mud Pack Day
  • Last Day of Sukkot (Jewish holiday)
  • Gold Star Mother’s Day
  • Nationalization of Rocas (Sao Tome and Principe)
  • Hoshanah Rabah (Hebrew holiday)
  • Botswana Day


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