Namesake Day

Namesake Day

2nd March (First Sunday of March)

There are many of us who bear names that come from another, a name that was selected, not by coincidence, but with intent to carry on the honor of that lineage into our own life...

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    Fun Facts About Names Day

    Fun Facts About Names Day

    3rd March (First Monday of March)

    What's in a name? Fun Facts About Names Day encourages you to learn about the historical meanings and influences behind your name and the names of your friends and families. Uncover historical and religious influences...

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      Unique Names Day

      Unique Names Day

      4th March

      Every year lists come out to herald the most popular baby names. Celebrities are famous for giving their children unique names. Moon, Apple, North are just a few that are easily recalled. Names are important...

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        Employee Appreciation Day

        Employee Appreciation Day

        7th March (First Friday of March)

        There’s a lot of talk about what the most important part of your business is. There’s an argument to be made that, when you’re first starting out, the most important part of your business is...

        Check Your Batteries Day

        Check Your Batteries Day

        9th March (Second Sunday of March)

        We all know that some days are silly or light-hearted, but there are others which serve an important purpose. Check Your Batteries Day is definitely highly recommended because it could actually save your life. Created to...

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          Napping Day

          Napping Day

          10th March (Monday after (March) Daylight Savings)

          Think what a better world it would be if we all, the whole world, had cookies and milk about three o'clock every afternoon and then lay down on our blankets for a nap. - Barbara...

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          Organize Your Home Office Day

          Organize Your Home Office Day

          11th March (Second Tuesday of March)

          Home offices are more commonplace by the year, and today one in four American households have one. You don't have to be self-employed or work from home to have a home office;  it can be...

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            No Smoking Day

            No Smoking Day

            12th March (Second Wednesday of March)

            If you or someone you know smoke cigarettes, you know that it is a very difficult thing to deal with. Cigarettes are highly addictive and harmful to the person who smokes then as well as...

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            World Kidney Day

            World Kidney Day

            13th March (Second Thursday of March)

            Are your kidney’s ok? This seems to be the question that the International Society of Nephrology (ISN) and the International Federation of Kidney Foundations (IFKF). These are the two organizations to create World Kidney Day...

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              Corn Dog Day

              Corn Dog Day

              15th March (Third Saturday of March)

              "Life isn't fair. A fair's a place where you eat corn dogs and ride the ferris wheel." - Jennifer Brown And that’s all the excuse we need to head off to the fair, or anywhere else! The...

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                Quilting Day

                Quilting Day

                16th March (Third Saturday of March)

                In 1991, the National Quilting Association decided to create a special day to celebrate and inspire lovers of quilting and to encourage others to take up this charming and addictive craft. Quilting Day was born...

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                  Manatee Appreciation Day

                  Manatee Appreciation Day

                  26th March (Last Wednesday in March)

                  Manatees are aquatic mammals known for their immense size and jowly appearance. Manatees might not make the list of cutest animals, but enough manatee enthusiasts exist for there to be a Manatee Appreciation Day. Manatee Appreciation...

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                    Go Birding Day

                    Go Birding Day

                    29th March (Last Saturday of April)

                    Nesting in the middle of spring is a day that is dedicated to celebrating the wonderful ways of our feathery friends. If you're a fan of cheeping, flapping, pecking and swooping, then Go Birding Day should...

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                      Pig Day

                      Pig Day

                      Every March 1st

                      Everywhere you go, the pig is a part of our daily life. Whether it’s the little porcelain coin-receptacles we use to save up our money, these adorable little porcine lovelies make our lives greater at...

                      Old Stuff Day

                      Old Stuff Day

                      Every March 2nd

                      Old Stuff Day is all about...well, old stuff. Bits and bobs that have been gathering dust for ages in your home, trinkets, and toys up in the attic, antiques and old electronics - you're bound...

                      National Anthem Day

                      National Anthem Day

                      Every March 3rd

                      No matter what nation you hail from, there’s a song that everyone knows, and that touches the heart of every member of your country from young to old. That song is your National Anthem, and...

                      Grammar Day

                      Grammar Day

                      Every March 4th

                      Do you know what day it are? Your shore to be surprised when you figure it out, though u may be sad when you saw it. its not bad grammar day, its just Grammar Day!...

                      Cheese Doodle Day

                      Cheese Doodle Day

                      Every March 5th

                      You might think you don't know what a cheese doodle is, but you have almost certainly seen them around. A cheese doodle is a rather colloquial way of calling those baked cheesy snacks that are...

                      Dentist’s Day

                      Dentist’s Day

                      Every March 6th

                      Not a fan of the dentist? You're not alone, but if this often disliked profession didn't exist, our penchant for sugars and sweet treats would have destroyed our pearly gnashers a long time ago. Love...

                      Cereal Day

                      Cereal Day

                      Every March 7th

                      How do you start your morning? If you are like almost half of the people in the United States of America, you are enjoying a bowl of cereal to fuel your morning! Cereal Day was...

                      International Women’s Day

                      International Women’s Day

                      Every March 8th

                      Mother, sisters, wives, girlfriends and fiancees…what would we ever do without them? Nobody can honestly say we don’t owe an enormous amount to the women in our lives, from the mothers who made us chicken...

                      Meatball Day

                      Meatball Day

                      Every March 9th

                      Just the word meatball is enough to bring to mind great family meals for most people. These little balls of various meats can be found throughout the world in almost every culture. Most people may...

                      Pack Your Lunch Day

                      Pack Your Lunch Day

                      Every March 10th

                      Lunchtime is something that we can all get excited about. It’s that lovely moment in the middle of the day when we get to recharge and have a few moments to stop what we’re doing...

                      World Plumbing Day

                      World Plumbing Day

                      Every March 11th

                      World Plumbing Day is an international event, initiated by the World Plumbing Council, held on 11 March each year to recognise the important role plumbing plays in societal health and amenity. The WPC, through its member...

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                      Baked Scallops Day

                      Baked Scallops Day

                      Every March 12th

                      Another fun culinary day brings scallops to center stage. If you have always thought that making a dish with scallops or seafood, in general, is time-consuming and difficult, this is sure to change your mind...

                      Ken Day

                      Ken Day

                      Every March 13th

                      ”Oh, I'm having so much fun! Well Barbie, we are just getting started Oh, I love you, Ken” - Aqua - Barbie Girl If you’re a Barbie Girl, you know that one of the most enchanting men...

                      Potato Chip Day

                      Potato Chip Day

                      Every March 14th

                      This is one holiday you may take with a pinch of salt! Potato Chip Day is a celebration of the world's best-loved snack, first created in the 19th century. Tycoon Cornelius Vanderbilt was staying at...

                      World Speech Day

                      World Speech Day

                      Every March 15th

                      World Speech Day is a day to celebrate speeches and speech making through live events across the world. On March 15th 2016 there were some 200 WSD events in 30 nations across the globe: for...

                      Lips Appreciation Day

                      Lips Appreciation Day

                      Every March 16th

                      Who doesn't love lips, right? Take a moment to appreciate the tactile and speech facilities given to you through the use of your lips for Lips Appreciation Day!

                      Saint Patrick’s Day

                      Saint Patrick’s Day

                      Every March 17th

                      Saint Patrick's Day, colloquially St. Paddy's Day or simply Paddy's Day, is an annual feast day which celebrates Saint Patrick, the most commonly recognised of the patron saints of Ireland. Saint Patrick's Day is celebrated worldwide...

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                        Biodiesel Day

                        Biodiesel Day

                        Every March 18th

                        Ethanol and biodiesel allow people to burn a cleaner form of energy. - Mark Kennedy There was a time when the world ran on petroleum fuels, or fossil based fuels as they’re called. It’s been a long...

                        Chocolate Caramel Day

                        Chocolate Caramel Day

                        Every March 19th

                        I travel with chocolate - Godiva with caramel. When the craving hits, I have to have it. - Christa B. Allen Chocolate caramel has got to be the greatest invention in the history of ever. Rich...

                        Snowman Burning Day

                        Snowman Burning Day

                        Every March 20th

                        Snowman Burning Day marks a change in seasons, and the transition from winter into spring. This is a traditional celebration by American and Swiss citizens to mark an end to winter. Why not celebrate by designing...

                        World Poetry Day

                        World Poetry Day

                        Every March 21st

                        Poetry Day is a celebration of poetry for everyone, everywhere: from assemblies, bus queues to hospitals and zoos. It’s a day when poetry takes to the streets. It’s a chance for you to use poetry to...

                        Goof Off Day

                        Goof Off Day

                        Every March 22nd

                        A chance to step back from the rigours and pressures of every-day life, Goof Off Day encourages you to take some time to be silly, waste an hour or two, and to do something a...

                        Near Miss Day

                        Near Miss Day

                        Every March 23rd

                        Near Miss Day commemorates March 23rd, 1989, when a large asteroid missed the Earth by a mere 500,000 miles - a very near miss indeed! What would you do if an asteroid was about to hit...

                        Chocolate Covered Raisins Day

                        Chocolate Covered Raisins Day

                        Every March 24th

                        There’s a delicious sweet treat that doesn’t get the love it deserves, it lives in the hearts of theater goers the world over, and masquerades as a healthy addition to trail mix. Outside it is...

                        Tolkien Reading Day

                        Tolkien Reading Day

                        Every March 25th

                        Although founded in 2002, the First Tolkien Reading Day wasn't until March 25th 2003. This is because a journalist from New York enquired as to whether or not there was such an event for Tolkien...

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                        Falafel Appreciation Day

                        Falafel Appreciation Day

                        Every March 26th

                        This is a day when Arabs and Jews celebrate peace between Egypt and Israel, and falafel is a favorite in most Middle East countries and by vegans and vegetarians around the world. It has been "celebrated"...

                        World Theater Day

                        World Theater Day

                        Every March 27th

                        The theater has been one of the most popular forms of entertainment since the Greeks, and the acting industry today is a hard but potentially prosperous career. If you have ever been in theater or...

                        Weed Appreciation Day

                        Weed Appreciation Day

                        Every March 28th

                        Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them. - A. A. Milne Is there anything more aggravating then working in your garden and finding yet another sprouting of weeds after you thought you got...

                        Niagara Falls Runs Dry Day

                        Niagara Falls Runs Dry Day

                        Every March 29th

                        On March 29th, 1848, ice blockages caused rivers to run dry, and reduced the flow of water to such an extent that Niagara Falls' 3,160 tons of water per second flow came to a halt...

                        Doctors’ Day

                        Doctors’ Day

                        Every March 30th

                        It's easy to forget just how important, valuable and necessary good doctors are - that is, until you get ill or sustain am injury. Doctors Day puts hard-working doctors in the spotlight, and encourages us...

                        Crayola Crayon Day

                        Crayola Crayon Day

                        Every March 31st

                        Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, Violet...no, we're not talking about a rainbow, but rather just some of the 400 different shades of crayon colours Crayola has produced since 1903! What a perfect opportunity to...

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                        Cheerleading Safety Month

                        Cheerleading Safety Month

                        Every March

                        From High School through to our major league sports, there is one aspect of sports that everyone can agree on. The pom-pom bouncing, back-flipping, pyramid building men and women who cheer our teams on from...

                        Caffeine Awareness Month

                        Caffeine Awareness Month

                        Every March

                        Do you start your day with a cup of coffee? Need that candy bar in the middle of the day? It could be that you are using caffeine as an energy boost. Caffeine Awareness Month...

                        Credit Education Month

                        Credit Education Month

                        Every March

                        What do you know about credit? Do you know how to wisely use credit cards to improve your credit rating? Do you know what a credit rating is? Do you even know what credit is? This...

                        International Ideas Month

                        International Ideas Month

                        Every March

                        Some of the biggest, most impressive things in our modern world - be that huge, lumbering buildings or complex, shiny smartphones - started as an idea. Without ideas, we wouldn't have any of the cool...

                        Craft Month

                        Craft Month

                        Every March

                        Ever since you were a kid, you've known that making things is fun. Paper mache monsters, fluffy pompoms made from wool, knitted jumpers, making your own decoupage boxes and decorations - and who said that...

                        Women’s History Month

                        Women’s History Month

                        Every March

                        The large majority of ancient cultures were patriarchal, and they practiced customs that held women in low esteem and limited their freedom. Through the centuries, many courageous women have stepped forward to fight inequality and...

                        Nutrition Month

                        Nutrition Month

                        Every March

                        Nutrition Month is celebrated every March, and is sponsored by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Nutrition Month focuses on helping people to make correct food choices as well as developing good eating and exercising...

                        Multiple Sclerosis Month

                        Multiple Sclerosis Month

                        Every March

                        Most of us never think twice about how lucky we are to be able to take a walk to the store, dance it up at a party or just have a conversation with a friend...

                        Peanut month

                        Peanut month

                        Every March

                        What nut isn’t a nut, but is an essential part of diets everywhere? What not a nut is used in cooking oil, America’s most popular sandwich, goes amazing with chocolate, is great for the soil...

                        Kidney Month

                        Kidney Month

                        Every March

                        Deep within our torso lay two little bean shaped (or are the beans them shaped?) organs that do a big job, and are in fact vital to our continued health. Introducing, the Kidney! It...

                        Hemophilia Awareness Month

                        Hemophilia Awareness Month

                        Every March

                        Sadly, there are many life-threatening medical conditions that many of us know little to nothing about, unless we happen to have a family member who suffers from such a condition. Thankfully, nowadays most people realize...