August 31st Holidays

August 31 is the 243rd day of the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Thomas Edison patented the first movie projector, Trinidad and Tobago became independent, and Princess Diana of Wales was killed in a car crash. Famous birthdays include Chris Tucker, Van Morrison, and Richard Gere. August 31 also marks National Trail Mix Day.

We have 18 holidays listed for August 31.

Aug31

National Trail Mix Day

We eat it without thinking about it but trail mix keeps us happy throughout the day.

Aug31

Birth Anniversary of President Ramon Magsaysay

The Birth Anniversary of President Ramon Magsaysay celebrates a champion of the Filipino masses.

Aug31

Eat Outside Day

We’ve got some suggestions to make you salivate over Eat Outside Day.

Aug31

Independence Day

This Merdeka Day, Malaysians celebrate their love for their country with great patriotic spirit.

Aug31

International Cabernet Day

Get your wine glasses ready for some Cabernet this International Cabernet Day!

Aug31

International Day for People of African Descent

Pay homage to African communities everywhere on the first observance of this international day.

Aug31

International Overdose Awareness Day

Let’s put up a fight against the issues preventing solutions this International Overdose Awareness Day.

Aug31

Kyrgyzstan Independence Day

Want to learn more about Kyrgyzstan? Join us as we uncover this beautiful country.

Aug31

La Tomatina

Get your tomatoes ready as we prepare to celebrate this day with the ultimate tomato fight!

Aug31

Love Litigating Lawyers Day

Here are some fun ways to celebrate those in the legal profession.

Aug31

National Dan Day

Daniel (Dan) was the 14th most popular name in the U.S. in 2021.

Aug31

National Diatomaceous Earth Day

Diatomaceous earth is a product used even in toothpaste! Learn more here.

Aug31

National Matchmaker Day

This day raises a toast to the people who create happy endings for others.

Aug31

National South Carolina Day

Get ready to experience South Carolina hospitality like never before! Read on for more!

Aug31

National Zoo Awareness Day

How well do you know your zoos? Read on and find out.

Aug31

Trinidad and Tobago Independence Day

Join us as we look at the cultural and ecological diversity of Trinidad and Tobago.

Aug31

We Love Memoirs Day

Study the lives of others and learn some insights on We Love Memoirs Day!

Aug31

World Distance Learning Day

A day to embrace the learning that takes place outside of the physical classroom.