Weird National
Holidays

America is a bit of an odd nation, so it’s no wonder it has so many weird national holidays. Enjoy our collection of the most weird, bizarre, and random American celebrations out there — like National Cat Herder Day (Dec 15), National Cook For Your Pets Day (Nov 1), and—our favorite—National Feral Cat Day (Oct 16).

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DateHolidayCategoryTags
Jan 10 Monday
National Clean Your Desk Day , ,
Jan 16 Sunday
Appreciate a Dragon Day ,
Jan 19 Wednesday
Brew a Potion Day , ,
Jan 21 Friday
National Cheesy Socks Day , ,
Jan 23 Sunday
Measure Your Feet Day , ,
Jan 27 Thursday
Clashing Clothes Day , ,
Jan 31 Monday
Gorilla Suit Day ,
Hell is Freezing Over Day ,
National Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day ,
Scotch Tape Day ,
Feb 15 Tuesday
Annoy Squidward Day , ,
Mar 6 Sunday
Namesake Day ,
Mar 8 Tuesday
Be Nasty Day ,
Mar 15 Tuesday
Dumbstruck Day
Everything You Think Is Wrong Day
World Contact Day , ,
Mar 16 Wednesday
Everything You Do is Right Day
Apr 4 Monday
National Walk Around Things Day ,
Apr 6 Wednesday
Plan Your Epitaph Day ,
Apr 14 Thursday
National Reach As High As You Can Day ,
Apr 15 Friday
Take A Wild Guess Day ,
May 3 Tuesday
National Lumpy Rug Day ,
National Paranormal Day , ,
National Two Different Colored Shoes Day , ,
Aug 18 Thursday
National Bad Poetry Day ,
Sep 16 Friday
Stay Away From Seattle Day ,
Sep 22 Thursday
Hobbit Day ,
Sep 23 Friday
National Dogs in Politics Day , ,
Oct 2 Sunday
National Name Your Car Day ,
Oct 17 Monday
National Edge Day , ,
Oct 30 Sunday
Create a Great Funeral Day , ,
Haunted Refrigerator Night , ,
Nov 19 Saturday
National Have A Bad Day Day , ,
Dec 9 Friday
Lost and Found Day ,
Dec 12 Monday
​National Ding-A-Ling Day , ,
Dec 16 Friday
Stupid Toy Day
Dec 19 Monday
National Emo Day , ,
Dec 20 Tuesday
Dot Your I’s Day , ,
Dec 21 Wednesday
Don’t Make Your Bed Day ,