Frappe Day

Frappe Day

Every October 7th

A hallmark of Greek coffee culture from the 1950s onwards, the humbly delicious frappe has earned a yearly celebration. The frappe is distinguished by being one of the few beverages improved by the use of...

Taco Day

Taco Day

Every October 4th

Tacos are the Mexican equivalent of a sandwich. Instead of bread, a hard or soft tortilla is wrapped or folded around a spicy filling. It is not known exactly when taco day originated, but tacos themselves...

Vodka Day

Vodka Day

Every October 4th

Vodka Day is a great time to raise your glasses to one of the world’s favourite alcoholic drinks. While vodka is often associated with Russia, and some of the finest and most expensive vodkas in...

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...

Piña Colada Day

Piña Colada Day

Every July 10th

If you like piña coladas and getting caught in the rainIf you're not into yoga, if you have half a brainEscape (The Pina Colada Song)”, by Rupert Holmes The Pina Colada has a long and noble...

Banana Day

Banana Day

17th April (Third Wednesday of April)

Banana Day is a bit like a heady mix of April Fool's Day and Halloween (without the sweets or vandalism) and with a helpful portion of healthy eating thrown in for good measure. The origins of...