August 28th holidays

August 28 is the 240th day of the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Ferdinand II was elected Holy Roman Emperor, the first issue of Scientific American magazine was published, and Toyota Motors became an independent company. Famous birthdays include Jack Black, Shania Twain, and Armie Hammer. August 28 also marks National Red Wine Day.

We have 6 holidays listed for August 28.


National Red Wine Day

Throw out all those stuffy drinking rules and drink this nectar from the gods. 


Notting Hill Carnival

Give yourself over to those wonderful West Indian vibes!


Crackers Over The Keyboard Day

Get ‘cracking’ to indulge in this rather unusual but fun food holiday.


National Bow Tie Day

The one and only holiday dedicated to everyone’s favorite underrated accessory.


National Cherry Turnover Day

Celebrate this day by devouring some of this delicious French puff pastry dessert.


Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day

The death of a beloved pet, is a sad occasion.