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National Best Friends Day

Get together with your best friend, or take a little time to get in touch if you’ve moved away and strengthen your connection to that one person who always gets you.

World Gin Day

Distilled from Juniper berries, gin is one of the sweetest, most subtly flavored liquors. Have a martini, gin and tonic, negroni, or any other gin cocktail.

National Dragonfly Day

These ethereal creatures, with their shimmering wings and graceful flight, add a touch of magic to the world.

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How to celebrate Jun 8th

Start your day by reminiscing about wonderful memories with a bounty of photos on National Best Friends Day. Share laughs over a video call or through social media to kick off the celebration. Then, embark on a refreshing walk in nature on World Gin Day, reveling in the tranquility and beauty of dragonflies on National Dragonfly Day. Take a moment to commemorate the USS Liberty Remembrance Day by learning about naval history online.

As the day progresses, challenge your mind on World Brain Tumor Day with brain teasers or puzzles. Treat yourself to a homemade cocktail on National Name Your Poison Day while streaming a documentary about the ocean on World Oceans Day. Show appreciation for life’s simple pleasures on National Rosé Day by enjoying a glass with a loved one.

Next, unleash your creativity on Worldwide Knit in Public Day by knitting a small item to donate to a charity. Delight in the nostalgic fun of World Doll Day by digging out old toys or crafting your own doll. Spread joy and kindness on National Upsy Daisy Day by surprising others with uplifting messages or gestures.

End your day with a beach cleanup to honor World Oceans Day and reflect on the significance of these strange national holidays. A day filled with friendship, reflection, creativity, and kindness is a day well spent.

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USS Liberty Remembrance Day

In a moment etched in history, a terrible incident brought forth profound lessons of courage, sacrifice, and the pursuit of truth.

World Brain Tumor Day

Unlocking mysteries of the mind, sparking conversations, and fostering empathy through shared understanding and advocacy efforts.

National Name Your Poison Day

The bartender greets you with a smile, "Name your poison." You peruse the menu, feeling like a kid in a candy store. The possibilities are endless! Finally, you make your choice and eagerly await your delicious libation.

World Oceans Day

With oceans making up 66% of our Earth, it’s crucial we raise awareness about and tackle the threats facing these life-giving and life-containing bodies of water.

National Rosé Day

It’s lighter than a rich red, but still maintains ample flavor of the skin of grape. Gather some friends and family and have a rosé wine tasting party.

Worldwide Knit in Public Day

Show the world you’re proud of your hard-earned knitting skills by taking your needles and yarn out into public and crafting something lovely in front of everyone.

World Doll Day

Take a walk down memory lane by visiting your childhood dolls, or donate old dolls to kids to give others a chance to bond with these popular toys.

National Upsy Daisy Day

Make a conscious effort to turn your usually grumpy mornings around by greeting the new day with warmth, hope, cheer and at least a little enthusiasm.

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Love your Burial Ground Week

Learn about the history of your local burial grounds, and join others in exploring what these somber plots of land can tell us about the past and its inhabitants.

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Medicare Fraud Prevention Week

Securing healthcare integrity, ensuring resources reach those in need, and safeguarding against deceptive practices for a healthier community.

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National Smile Month

Maintaining vibrant smiles through mindful habits, fostering oral resilience for enduring wellness, unveiling a gateway to health.

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National Garden Week

Cultivating nature's beauty offers peace, creativity, and a rewarding escape from daily life's hustle and bustle.

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Children’s Awareness Month

Nurturing young minds, fostering empathy and understanding, guides future generations toward a more compassionate and harmonious world.

National Dairy Month

A versatile ingredient found in many delicious recipes, adding richness and flavor to a variety of dishes.

Women’s Golf Month

Exploring the skill, determination, and achievements of female athletes in the captivating world of golf competition.

Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month

Promoting understanding, advancing research, and supporting those affected to make a meaningful impact on cognitive health.

National Zoo and Aquarium Month

Facilitating immersive experiences to educate and inspire conservation efforts for diverse ecosystems and endangered species.

National Pollinator Month

Essential contributors to ecosystems, ensuring biodiversity and food security by facilitating plant reproduction through pollen transfer.

National Migraine and Headache Awareness Month

Learn to recognize triggers, manage stress, and find relief through awareness and support for migraine and headache sufferers.

Men’s Health Month

Highlighting well-being and raising awareness for a crucial aspect of life that deserves attention and understanding.

National Give a Bunch of Balloons Month

Bringing joy to sick children through colorful inflatable decorations, uplifting their spirits during challenging times.

National Adopt A Cat Month

Welcoming a furry companion into your home, providing love, companionship, and a forever family for a deserving feline.

Caribbean American Heritage Month

In the vibrant tapestry of cultures dotting the islands and mainland, a rich and flavorful fusion of traditions thrives.

National Safety Month

In every task, ensuring everyone's well-being, following the rules that keep things running smoothly, is key to a successful and secure environment.

National Candy Month

Give yourself some room to indulge in your favorite candies during Candy Month, from Haribo gummy bears to Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups and more.

National Great Outdoors Month

Get outside, and encourage your friends, family, and children to take some time away from the screens and harsh fluorescents and enjoy some natural beauty.

National Country Cooking Month

Home baked bread, healthy veggies and tasty starches…try making healthy, affordable food from fresh, high-quality ingredients during Country Cooking month.

National Soul Food Month

Beginning in African-American communities in the 1960s, soul food now calls to mind the mouth-watering flavors of hearty, cheap recipes of all kinds.

National Iced Tea Month

When the weather gets too warm for hot tea, just ice it! Mint tea, fruity teas, even the Southern classic sweet tea will all refresh you on a warm and sunny day.

Age Without Apology Month

Embrace every laugh line and silver strand as a testament to a life well-lived. Aging gracefully means radiating confidence!

Pride Month

Each year, the LGBTQ community and allies honor the Stonewall Riots of 1968 and the progress made—and yet to be made—for LGBTQ people everywhere.

Care For Your Grandparents Month

With people living longer and longer lives, the role of grandparents grows more confusing. Take some time to consider your family and care for your grandparents.

Guitars On The Beach

Take the plunge and get guitar lessons, or take your guitar to the beach and play your favorite songs by the soothing waves. Anyway, here’s Wonderwall.

Audiobook Month

Listen to your favorite book or discover new ones in audio format during Audiobook Month. Try taking walks, doing chores, or just lying back and listening.

National PTSD Awareness Month

Take some time to understand the devastating effects of PTSD, as well as the potential causes and warning signs. Help raise awareness for those going through it.

International Mud Month

Get your hands dirty! Roll down a hill, splash in a creek, even make a messy mud pie to connect yourself with childhood and nature during Mud Month.

National Camping Month

Get a tent, sleeping bag, and S’more ingredients and reconnect with nature. Go camping for a night, a weekend, even the entire month. Don’t forget bugspray.

Aphasia Awareness Month

Raising awareness about language challenges promotes empathy, understanding, and a more inclusive society for everyone.

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