February 2nd Holidays

February 2nd is the 33rd day of the Gregorian calendar. On this day, New Amsterdam (New York City) was incorporated; Alexander Selkirk, the inspiration for “Robinson Crusoe,” was rescued after years on a desert island; and Canada legalized same-sex marriage. Famous birthdays include James Joyce, Ina Garten, and Shakira. February 2nd also marks Groundhog Day and National Tater Tot Day.

We have 25 holidays listed for February 2.

Feb02

Groundhog Day

Today the great question is answered; are we in for six more weeks of winter?

Feb02

National Hedgehog Day

Hedgehogs are painfully cute (literally). Discover what it's like to have one of these cuties.

Feb02

National Tater Tot Day

Did you know they are considered "fine dining?" Read on for some crunchy facts!

Feb02

National Ukulele Day

Ukulele players from around the country strum their favorite tunes to celebrate.

Feb02

Ayn Rand Day

Prepare for a philosophy lesson because we are going to talk about the person who introduced Objectivism.

Feb02

California Kiwifruit Day

It’s California Kiwifruit Day! People should know more about the health benefits of eating kiwifruits.

Feb02

Candlemas Day

On Candlemas Day, many of the faithful bring candles to their churches to be blessed.

Feb02

Crepe Day

Ready your forks and knives as we celebrate a truly classic and delicious treat.

Feb02

Feast of Candelaria

Ready your hearts and minds as we celebrate one of Bolivia’s most important days.

Feb02

Groundhog Job Shadow Day

Ready yourselves as we mark a day set aside to benefit both employers and potential employees.

Feb02

Harry Potter Book Night

Calling all witches, wizards, and muggles to celebrate this memorable night with us!

Feb02

Marmot Day

Get ready to celebrate one of Alaska’s most cherished animals with us.

Feb02

National Brendan Day

Remind everyone that it’s your name day today, and you deserve some pampering.

Feb02

National Brown Dog Day

Our ideas will have you and your pooch paw-sitively howling with joy!

Feb02

National Catchers Day

Catchers are one of the most important positions in baseball and softball.

Feb02

National Frank Day

Celebrate National Frank Day today with as many Frank puns as you can!

Feb02

National Heavenly Hash Day

Get your bowls and spoons ready as we celebrate one of the world’s most exquisite treats.

Feb02

National River Day

It’s time to celebrate and learn more about the unique name, River!

Feb02

Optimist Day

Did you know that being optimistic can change your life for the better?

Feb02

Rheumatoid Awareness Day

Understand Rheumatoid Arthritis, treatment options, symptoms, and medications that can help us.

Feb02

Self Renewal Day

Self Renewal Day is the perfect opportunity for self-care. Join us as we take part.

Feb02

Sled Dog Day

Get ready to sled through the best celebrations with us this Sled Dog Day.

Feb02

The Record of a Sneeze Day

Fred Ott is recognized as the first man captured sneezing in a legal motion picture.

Feb02

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo ended the U.S./Mexico war over Texas and border disputes.

Feb02

Wetlands Day

Get ready to celebrate all aspects of the wetlands with the best events and tips.