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May Day – May 1
May Day is universally celebrated, but in different ways for different reasons. With roots going all the way back to ...
National Brothers and Sisters Day – May 2
Happy National Brothers and Sisters Day! Today is dedicated to the people that made your childhood memorable—and your siblings. (Just ...
National Teacher’s Day – May 2
Anybody who’s anybody probably has a great teacher (or three) to thank for inspiring them. Teachers are an integral part ...
National Paranormal Day – May 3
Do you believe in ghosts? Whether you’re a skeptic or psychic, National Paranormal Day might just be the holiday for ...
Star Wars Day – May 4
Lock up your Ewoks and get your light sabers in the air, because May 4 is Star Wars Day! That’s ...
World Password Day – May 4
World Password Day—which falls on the first Thursday of May—was created to raise awareness about the critical need for good ...
Cinco de Mayo – May 5
Ready for a fiesta? Cinco de Mayo is coming up on May 5 and we all know you’re itching to ...
National Hoagie Day – May 5
National Hoagie Day is May 5th. The hoagie sandwich is usually made on a long Italian roll or French bread, ...
International No Diet Day – May 6
British consultant Mary Evans Young battled anorexia nervosa, body image issues, and bullying for years. After seeing other women suffer ...
National Nurses Day – May 6
At the end of the 19th century, "The Lady With the Lamp"—or as she is more widely known, Florence Nightingale—founded ...
National Tourist Appreciation Day – May 6
Tourists get a bad rap, which is a little funny, considering that anyone who's done any traveling is likely guilty ...
National Tourism Day – May 7
National Tourism Day takes place on May 07, 2017. This day is observed during National Travel and Tourism Week in ...
Have a Coke Day – May 8
If the very thought of Have a Coke Day on May 8 makes you want to break into song, you’re ...
National Moscato Day – May 9
Grab a glass of vino and toast to National Moscato Day! Every May 9, we celebrate the tasty white wine ...
National Receptionists Day – May 10
National Receptionists Day is the day we recognize all of the things that receptionists bring to our organizations. It is ...
World Migratory Bird Day – May 10
Time to un-ruffle your feathers, folks, because May 10 is World Migratory Bird Day! At least four thousand different species ...
National Shrimp Day – May 10
If the fictional character Bubba from the movie Forrest Gump had his way, every day would be National Shrimp Day ...
National Eat What You Want Day – May 11
Restricting yourself from your favorite foods can be difficult. That is why, on May 11, we celebrate National Eat What ...
National Limerick Day – May 12
National Limerick Day, held every year on May 12, pays homage to the man who made the short poems widespread ...
National Apple Pie Day – May 13
Grab a fork and a napkin, because Apple Pie day is coming this May 13. Talk about a holiday you ...
National Fruit Cocktail Day – May 13
The term fruit cocktail conjures up childhood memories of finding a sweet surprise at the bottom of your sack lunch, ...
Mother’s Day – May 14
In 1961, the Peace Corps adopted the slogan “The toughest job you’ll ever love.” No offense, Peace Corps, but that ...
National Buttermilk Biscuit Day – May 14
There’s nothing quite like a flaky, buttermilk biscuit paired with jam, honey, maple syrup, or butter to send your taste ...
National Chocolate Chip Day – May 15
We might not know which came first — the chicken, or the egg — but when it comes to chocolate ...
National Mimosa Day – May 16
Brunch enthusiasts and cocktail fanatics mark your calendars — May 16 is National Mimosa Day! This classic mixed drink, which ...
National Walnut Day – May 17
They may not be as popular as almonds or peanuts, but let’s give walnuts their due respect: they’re great for ...
National No Dirty Dishes Day – May 18
Whether you're a mother, father, sister, brother, or roommate, no one likes dirty dishes. That is why on May 18, ...
National Endangered Species Day – May 19
Animal lovers and conservationists unite, because May 19 is National Endangered Species Day. This is a day for raising awareness ...
National Pizza Party Day – May 19
That’s right — National Pizza Party Day is coming up on May 19, and we are here for it! If ...
National Devil’s Food Cake Day – May 19
Rich in flavor and moist in texture, devil’s food cake is a favorite for chocolate-lovers. They get their chance to ...
National Be a Millionaire Day – May 20
Can you believe that term 'millionaire' first appeared in 1816? Today, there are more than 12 million millionaires all around ...
National Waiters and Waitresses Day – May 21
On May 21 give yourself the day off from cooking and dine out to celebrate National Waiters and Waitresses Day ...
International Day for Biological Diversity – May 22
If you’re looking for a day to show your love for our planet, why not celebrate International Day for Biological ...
Harvey Milk Day – May 22
On May 22 we honor the life and legacy of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay politician in California and ...
National Maritime Day – May 23
Created by the United States Congress in 1933, National Maritime Day is a holiday that both honors and celebrates the ...
National Taffy Day – May 23
On May 23, we celebrate our favorite sweet and chewy treat on National Taffy Day. Taffy has a long history ...
National Scavenger Hunt Day – May 24
Did you know there’s a day made for that inner adventurer in you? Look no more, because National Scavenger Hunt ...
Brother’s Day – May 24
When you were growing up, you may have envied only children. They never had to share their dessert, they were ...
National Wine Day – May 25
When our ancient ancestors in the Fertile Crescent mistakenly fermented their grapes into wine more than 7,000 years ago, little ...
National Paper Airplane Day – May 26
Let your inner child fly. National Paper Airplane Day is celebrated every year on May 26 to commemorate the aeronautical ...
National Sunscreen Day – May 27
Don't fry today! Today is National Sunscreen Day also known as "Don't Fry Day", celebrated every year on the Friday ...
National Brisket Day – May 28
Unless you live in Texas, you might not have too much truck with the cut of beef known as brisket, ...
National Hamburger Day – May 28
The hamburger is a classic staple of western culture. Historically, it's most likely that the first hamburger sandwich first appeared ...
Memorial Day – May 29
For many Americans, Memorial Day evokes the smell of burgers on the grill and the image of summertime. But Memorial ...
Learn About Composting Day – May 29
Get out your gardening gloves, May 29 is National Learn About Composting Day! Compost can be made from kitchen scraps, ...
National Mint Julep Day – May 30
Did you know 120,000 mint juleps are sold during Derby weekend in Louisville? Although this cocktail, traditionally served in a ...
National Macaroon Day – May 31
Macaron or Macaroon? Well, May 31 is definitely National Macaroon Day and it is most assuredly an American holiday as ...
New Year’s Day – January 1
National Spaghetti Day – January 4
National Trivia Day – January 4