Hop A Park Day

Hop A Park Day

6th July (First Saturday of July)

Hop A Park Day encourages you to visit the local parks in your area, and to enjoy public space put aside tor rest and relaxation. Larger or managed parks often host events on this day...

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    Build A Scarecrow Day

    Build A Scarecrow Day

    7th July (First Sunday of July)

    Build a Scarecrow Day is a unique and fun festival that is celebrated each year in the USA on the first Saturday in July. Scarecrows are special human shaped figures that are created by farmers...

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      International Town Criers Day

      International Town Criers Day

      8th July (Second Monday of July)

      In olden times, when few people were literate, and there was little access to printed media, town criers were a central part of urban living. Town criers were responsible for keeping the populace up to...

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        Cow Appreciation Day

        Cow Appreciation Day

        12th July

        1995 marked the beginning of the cow revolution, when herds of beef cattle everywhere decided to take a stand for the future of the bovine race. Far more intelligent than the others, Heff R. Jones...

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          Get Out of the Doghouse Day

          Get Out of the Doghouse Day

          15th July (Third Monday of July)

          Usually when we think of someone being in the dog house, we think of a spouse or significant other who has done something bad, but sometimes it’s just as likely to have happened with a...

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            Hot Dog Day

            Hot Dog Day

            23rd July

            The sun is out, you’re at the amusement park, and the rollercoaster is filling the air with the clack-clack-clack of wheels on rails. The scent of a thousand different fair foods fill the air, but...

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              Chili Dog Day

              Chili Dog Day

              25th July (Last Thursday of July)

              Chili dogs, funnel cakes, fried bread, majorly greasy pizza, candy apples, ye gods. Evil food smells amazing. - Jim Butcher There’s something about the smell of a chili dog that is just amazing, the rich mixture...

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                Talk In An Elevator Day

                Talk In An Elevator Day

                26th July (Last Friday of July)

                We all know about that awkward silence, the one that ensues when you’re suddenly in a small room with 5-10 other people you don’t know. Politeness seems to indicate that the people around you are...

                Parents’ Day

                Parents’ Day

                28th July (Fourth Sunday of July)

                Let's face it, the most important people in many people's lives tend to be their parents. Parents' Day, then, is far from the horror of Parents' Evening, and is actually a chance to say 'thank...

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                  International Joke Day

                  International Joke Day

                  Every July 1st

                  Do you think you’re funny? The best way to get a feel for a country is to try to understand the humor. Laughter is a universally recognized expression of amusement, and joke telling can become...

                  I Forgot Day

                  I Forgot Day

                  Every July 2nd

                  If you’re anything like us, you’re absolutely rubbish at remembering holidays, anniversaries, doctors’ appointments, and… well… let’s be frank. We’re just rubbish at remembering anything, there’s just so much going on in today’s busy world...

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                  Stay Out Of The Sun Day

                  Stay Out Of The Sun Day

                  Every July 3rd

                  Everybody loves a sunny day, but in the height of summer it's easy to get dehydrated, sunburnt and worse. Stay Out Of The Sun Day is about looking after yourself by taking a day away...

                  Independence From Meat Day

                  Independence From Meat Day

                  Every July 4th

                  Every year more and more people are embracing the vegetarian and vegan lifestyle, both for the increased health benefits that come from eliminating or limiting meat from their diet, and for the moral and environmental...

                  Apple Turnover Day

                  Apple Turnover Day

                  Every July 5th

                  Turnovers are just amazing, delightful fruit filled cups of flavor-coated in a sugary glaze. There’s something special about what basically amounts to a little personal-sized fruit pie, and our favorite pie is the apple! That’s...

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                  Fried Chicken Day

                  Fried Chicken Day

                  Every July 6th

                  The bird gets the spotlight on Fried Chicken Day, and stomachs are rumbling already. Move over vegetarians, there's a deep-fried chicken leg and breast coming this way! To add more pizzazz to the day, coat the...

                  Chocolate Day

                  Chocolate Day

                  Every July 7th

                  There are a number of dates throughout the year promoting variations of local, national or international Chocolate Day - our research leads us to believe that this is the true, definitive, purist 'Chocolate Day', so...

                  Scud Day

                  Scud Day

                  Every July 8th

                  SCUD Day stands for Savor the Comic, Unplug the Drama Day, and encourages those of us whose lives might have a touch too much drama to step back, relax, and enjoy the funnier side of...

                  Sugar Cookie Day

                  Sugar Cookie Day

                  Every July 9th

                  ”As Harold took a bite of Bavarian Sugar cookie, he finally felt as if everything was going to be okay. Sometimes, when we lose ourselves in fear and despair, in routine and constancy, in hopelessness...

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                    Don’t Step On A Bee Day

                    Don’t Step On A Bee Day

                    Every July 10th

                    Don't Step On A Bee Day is an important reminder that the fate of the common bee lies in the balance - with bee numbers in some countries having halved in the last decade with...

                    Blueberry Muffin Day

                    Blueberry Muffin Day

                    Every July 11th

                    If you’ve ever been buried deep in the depths of despair, you know there’s nothing that can lift you out of it quite like the smell of freshly baked blueberry muffins. Ever since the concept...

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                    Etch A Sketch Day

                    Etch A Sketch Day

                    Every July 12th

                    Do you remember Etch a Sketch? If you spent many happy hours drawing pictures on the screen then magically removing them using the plastic slider, you'll relish the opportunity to relive your childhood on Etch...

                    French Fries Day

                    French Fries Day

                    Every July 13th

                    Whether you call them ‘French Fries’, ‘Chips’, Finger Chips, or French-Fried Potatoes, this delicious treat is loved around the world, and French Fries day celebrates them.Not to be confused with the American ‘Chips’, which are...

                    Shark Awareness Day

                    Shark Awareness Day

                    Every July 14th

                    Contrary to expectations, the purpose of Shark Awareness Day is not to stand on the beach and shout out warnings to terrified swimmers and surfers, despite the hours of innocent fun that can provide. It's true...

                    Gummi Worm Day

                    Gummi Worm Day

                    Every July 15th

                    You know what the best bait for fishing for people with a sweet tooth is? If you guessed the gummy worm, you’re in the right place with the right sense of humor. Gummy candies have...

                    Guinea Pig Appreciation Day

                    Guinea Pig Appreciation Day

                    Every July 16th

                    As far as small fuzzies go, the Guinea Pig is certainly one of the world's favorites. Having been domesticated in South America for thousands of years, they're one of the longest-serving companions to humans and...

                    Peach Ice Cream Day

                    Peach Ice Cream Day

                    Every July 17th

                    Peaches are a summer fruit, and Peach Ice Cream Day is a way to celebrate their goodness while enjoying a cooling delicious dessert. Peaches are native to China and were taken to America by Spanish explorers...

                    Caviar Day

                    Caviar Day

                    Every July 18th

                    There’s a delicacy that is the very definition of elegance in the minds of most people, it’s a mysterious word that brings together a longing for the better things in life, with a strange revulsion...

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                    Daiquiri Day

                    Daiquiri Day

                    Every July 19th

                    Need a way to cool off? Why not celebrate Daiquiri Day. This refreshing drink was invented in the early 1900's in a small mining town of Daiquiri near Santiago, Cuba, an engineer named Jennings Stockton...

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                      Moon Day

                      Moon Day

                      Every July 20th

                      Every once in a while, the human race achieves something truly remarkable, and Moon Day celebrates the occasion when we first left footsteps upon our nearest neighbour. It's probably best to gloss quietly over how long...

                      Junk Food Day

                      Junk Food Day

                      Every July 21st

                      Junk foods are usually, by definition, high in fats, sugars, salt, and calories. But more often than not, they are delicious! Junk food day is the perfect day to treat yourself. On Junk Food Day...

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                      Hammock Day

                      Hammock Day

                      Every July 22nd

                      Nothing sounds quite as relaxing as kicking back and relaxing in a hammock - and there's no better way to celebrate Hammock Day! Find two sturdy, conveniently located trees (or improvise - and don't limit...

                      Peanut Butter and Chocolate Day

                      Peanut Butter and Chocolate Day

                      Every July 23rd

                      ”I need God’s grace and something baked with peanut butter and chocolate.” ~ Gloria Furman Peanut butter and chocolate have been an undeniably necessary combination since each met the other. Whether you’re drooling over Reese’s Peanut Butter...

                      Tequila Day

                      Tequila Day

                      Every July 24th

                      Mexicans like to celebrate Tequila Day, and so do lots of others! But let's face it, we all know tequila is synonymous with margarita, so let's take a look at this frozen favourite. There is no definitive...

                      Thread The Needle Day

                      Thread The Needle Day

                      Every July 25th

                      Sometimes you find yourself in that most difficult of positions, having to navigate your way through two positions of equal delicacy. Maybe you have to find a way to navigate the desires of two family...

                      Aunt and Uncle Day

                      Aunt and Uncle Day

                      Every July 26th

                      Aunt and Uncle Day is, as the name suggests, a day to celebrate a special set of relatives - your Aunts and Uncles. The amount of aunts and uncles you have will vary from family to...

                      Walk On Stilts Day

                      Walk On Stilts Day

                      Every July 27th

                      If you've ever been to the circus or a parade, you have without a doubt seen someone walking along high above the crowd on a pair of stilts. To the common man, stilts are the...

                      Milk Chocolate Day

                      Milk Chocolate Day

                      Every July 28th

                      How is milk chocolate different from other chocolates? It's a mix of cocoa solids and either dry or condensed milk. While dark chocolate is traditionally used as a baking ingredient, this lighter version is used...

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                      Rain Day

                      Rain Day

                      Every July 29th

                      Throughout human history, people and cultures all over the world have celebrated rain and it's life-giving power. All life is dependent on rain, and rain is what keeps our world green and fresh and beautiful...

                      Cheesecake Day

                      Cheesecake Day

                      Every July 30th

                      Cheesecake Day is one of the creamiest days of the year. It’s a day to indulge in the decadence of this dessert, and sample some of the tastiest flavors. From the humble plain baked to the...

                      Raspberry Cake Day

                      Raspberry Cake Day

                      Every July 31st

                      With summer in full swing, it's hard to imagine anything more seasonal and enjoyable than fresh, juicy raspberries; that is, except for Raspberry Cake Day - a whole day dedicated to enjoying raspberries in cake format!

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                      Ice Cream Month

                      Ice Cream Month

                      Every July

                      I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream! Butternut Crunch and Rocky Road, Napoleon and Caramel Swirl, there are hundreds of flavors of Ice Cream to sample and flavor, and the hot...

                      World Watercolor Month

                      World Watercolor Month

                      Every July

                      ”Perhaps watercolor is more art than acrylics or oil because the opportunity to correct errors is very limited as the colors are transparent… The sun, wind and temperature influences water-pigment-paper! Everything flows, painting with watercolors!” ~...

                      Sarcoma Awareness Month

                      Sarcoma Awareness Month

                      Every July

                      ”Today we fight. Tomorrow we fight. The day after, we fight. And if this disease plans on whipping us, it better bring a lunch, ‘cause it’s gonna have a long day doing it.” ~ Jim Beaver Every...

                      Picnic Month

                      Picnic Month

                      Every July

                      A book of verse beneath the bough,A loaf of bread, a jug of wine, and thouBeside me singing in the Wilderness –Ah, wilderness were paradise enow! ~ Omar Khayyam When the weather gets warmer and the...

                      Cell Phone Courtesy Month

                      Cell Phone Courtesy Month

                      Every July

                      We all know the situation: being subjected to someone else's conversation while in a public space. Speaking on a cell phone makes some of us forget our manners! Celebrate Cell Phone Courtesy Month by following...

                      Independent Retailer Month

                      Independent Retailer Month

                      Every July

                      Big Box stores like Walmart and Target are certainly convenient, offering so much of the things we need in one place, and the prices they offer can’t be beat. However, there is a section of...

                      Horseradish Month

                      Horseradish Month

                      Every July

                      Here's an event to celebrate with relish! Horseradish Month offers a chance to add zing to your menu, finding out how this tasty herb can beef up all kinds of meals. Horseradish has been grown for...

                      Bank Account Bonus

                      Every July

                      Bank account bonus month was created in 2018 to bring attention to bank accounts consumers can open to receive a bonus. Find new bonuses in your area. We’ve discussed this before and it’s much easier than...

                      Plastic Free July

                      Every July

                      We have grown from a handful of participants in Western Australia in 2011, through to millions of participants across more than 150 countries worldwide today. The incredible transformation has led to us recently becoming an independent...