It might be the doldrums of winter, but there is some hot and exciting stories behind some of the wackier January holidays. At National Today, we love celebrating 116 January holidays.

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National Bath Safety Month
National Blood Donor Month
National Glaucoma Awareness Month
National Hobby Month, , ,
National Hot Tea Month,
National Mentoring Month,
National Oatmeal Month,
National Slow Cooking Month,
National Soup Month, ,
National Train Your Dog Month,
Thyroid Awareness Month
Unchain a Dog Month, ,
Walk Your Dog Month, , ,
Jan 1 Saturday
Global Family Day, ,
National Bloody Mary Day,
National Hangover Day, ,
New Year's Day,
Polar Bear Plunge Day ,
Solemnity of Mary, ,
Jan 2 Sunday
Brew Monday, , ,
Happy Mew Year for Cats Day,
National Buffet Day,
National Science Fiction Day,
Jan 3 Monday
Festival of Sleep Day
International Mind-Body Wellness Day
JRR Tolkien Day,
National Chocolate Covered Cherry Day,
National Thank God Its Monday Day
Jan 4 Tuesday
National Spaghetti Day,
National Trivia Day
Jan 5 Wednesday
National Bird Day,
National Keto Day ,
National Whipped Cream Day,
Jan 6 Thursday
Epiphany, ,
National Bean Day
National Cuddle Up Day
Three Kings Day
Jan 7 Friday
National Bobblehead Day,
Old Rock Day,
Jan 8 Saturday
Earth's Rotation Day
Elvis Presley’s Birthday,
National Bubble Bath Day,
Jan 9 Sunday
National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day
National Word Nerd Day,
Jan 10 Monday
National Clean Your Desk Day, ,
National Cut Your Energy Costs Day
National Fourth Graders Day, ,
National Houseplant Appreciation Day
Jan 11 Tuesday
National Girl Hug Boy Day,
National Hot Toddy Day
National Human Trafficking Awareness Day
National Milk Day,
Paget’s Awareness Day,
Jan 12 Wednesday
Kiss a Ginger Day, ,
National Pharmacist Day,
National Youth Day,
Jan 13 Thursday
Korean American Day
National Gluten-Free Day ,
National Rubber Ducky Day
National Sticker Day
Jan 14 Friday
National Dress Up Your Pet Day, ,
National Hot Pastrami Sandwich Day
Jan 15 Saturday
Martin Luther King's Birthday,
National Bagel Day
National Hat Day
Jan 16 Sunday
National Fig Newton Day
National Nothing Day,
Jan 17 Monday
Blue Monday
Ditch New Year's Resolution Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Michelle Obama’s Birthday,
National Hot Buttered Rum Day, ,
Jan 18 Tuesday
National Thesaurus Day
National Winnie the Pooh Day, ,
Jan 19 Wednesday
National Popcorn Day
Jan 20 Thursday
Get To know Your Customer Day,
National Cheese Lover's Day,
National DJ Day, ,
National Penguin Day
Jan 21 Friday
Museum Selfie Day
National Hugging Day, ,
National Squirrel Appreciation Day,
Jan 22 Saturday
Celebration of Life Day
National Answer Your Cat's Questions Day, ,
National Blonde Brownie Day,
National Hot Sauce Day,
Jan 23 Sunday
National Handwriting Day, ,
National Pie Day, ,
Jan 24 Monday
Community Manager Appreciation Day,
Macintosh Computer Day, ,
National Beer Can Appreciation Day
National Compliment Day
National Peanut Butter Day
Jan 25 Tuesday
Burns Night
National Irish Coffee Day,
Opposite Day
St. Dwynwen's Day,
Jan 26 Wednesday
Australia Day
National Green Juice Day
National Peanut Brittle Day, , ,
National Spouses Day
Indian Republic Day , ,
Jan 27 Thursday
International Holocaust Remembrance Day, ,
National Chocolate Cake Day, ,
Jan 28 Friday
Data Privacy Day, ,
National Blueberry Pancake Day , ,
National Daisy Day
National Fun at Work Day,
National Kazoo Day,
National Lego Day, ,
Jan 29 Saturday
National Puzzle Day
Jan 30 Sunday
National Croissant Day,
Jan 31 Monday
National Backward Day
National Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day,
National Hot Chocolate Day
Jan 3-9
Folic Acid Awareness Week