August 1st holidays

August 1st marks the 213th day in the Gregorian calendar. In 1948, Christopher Columbus landed in Venezuela. In 1780, the first U.S. census is complete, tallying just under four million people. Francis Scott Key and Coolio were born on August 1st. National Girlfriends Day and National Respect for Parents Day are observed on August 1st.

We have 18 holidays listed for August 1.

Aug01

Civic Holiday

Civic Holiday strives to help foster the spirit of community among residents.

Aug01

DOGust 1st: Universal Birthday for Shelter Dogs

Thousands of sweet dogs land at animal shelters until they can find forever homes.

Aug01

National Girlfriend Day

It's a day to honor your "ride or die" crew of homegirls!

Aug01

Spider-Man Day

It's important to remember one thing: with great power comes great responsibility.

Aug01

British Columbia Day

All across Canada, the day is marked by parades, festivals, and other public gatherings.

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Heritage Day in Alberta

Sunshine, fresh air, and open spaces, Alberta is a melting pot of different cultures and ethnicities.

Aug01

Lammas Day

The traditions of harvesting festivals that are similar to Lammas Day have existed for centuries.

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Natal Day

Get ready to celebrate, attend a lot of outdoor parties and eat a ton of cake.

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National Minority Donor Awareness Day

On this day, pledge to give someone a new lease on life.

Aug01

National Raspberry Cream Pie Day

Can you imagine a world without raspberry cream pies? Neither can we!

Aug01

New Brunswick Day

It's not often that a birthday party is held for an entire province!

Aug01

New South Wales Bank Holiday

Let's all celebrate three day weekends—the savior of nine-to-fivers around the world.

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Northern Territory Picnic Day

Northern Territory Aussies have been celebrating Picnic Day since the late 1800s.

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Respect For Parents Day

Call up your parents or surprise them with a visit today.

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Rounds Resounding Day

It’s the harmonies created by this form of singing that make it so popular and worth celebrating.

Aug01

Scout Scarf Day

The scouts’ scarf is not only a simple honor but is very practical too!

Aug01

Terry Fox Day

Honor a great man, a great foundation and a great cause by celebrating Terry Fox Day.

Aug01

World Wide Web Day

Without the World Wide Web, the world as we know it would not be the same.

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