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...

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Embrace Your Geekness Day

Embrace Your Geekness Day

Every July 13th

Pokemon fans to Final Fantasy nerds, LARP’ers to Medieval Reenactors, rise up and be proud! Don your Lyre Pipe hats and your rattan swords, polish up your gunblades and bundle up your pokeballs, Embrace Your...

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International Rock Day

International Rock Day

Every July 13th

The Rock or stone is a naturally occurring solid aggregate of one or more minerals or mineraloids. For example, the common rock granite is a combination of the quartz, feldspar and biotite minerals. The Earth's...

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Kebab Day

Kebab Day

13th July (Second Friday of July)

There will not be peace until access to the kebab is universalKofi Annan There’s some special about a kebab, that combination of meat and vegetables skewered on a bamboo spear roasted over coals. The smoky...

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Beef Tallow Day

Beef Tallow Day

Every July 13th

To cause the face to appear in a mass of flame make use of the following: mix together thoroughly petroleum, lard, mutton tallow and quick lime. Distill this over a charcoal fire, and the liquid...

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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 months...

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!Adriana...

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 year...

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 rains of...

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 Month

Bank Account Bonus Month

Every July

When we consider opening up a new bank account, we generally spend time trying to find on that doesn’t charge too many fees, that has the features we require, and that has a physical branch...

Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July

Every July

I'm mad keen on recycling because I'm worried about the next generation and where all this waste we're producing is going. It has to stop. I wash out my plastic containers and recycle envelopes, everything...