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National Name Your Car Day

You can’t truly love your car until you give it a name. Consider your car’s quirks and personality and come up with a fitting name, or try a Car Name Generator.

Ship in A Bottle Day

Originally created by sailors at sea, the time-honored art of putting a ship in a bottle is a difficult but rewarding hobby for anyone—and no, it’s not magic.

National Crossword Puzzle Day

Solving those mind-teasers, they're like brain workouts that offer a fun challenge, keeping the mental gears oiled and gears turning.

National Gymnastics Day

Get involved with gymnastics and finally learn how to do a cartwheel, handstand, and more; or watch some of the greats at past Olympic competitions.

National Read a Book Day

Once upon a time, a reader's journey began with a book in hand, and adventures unfolded within its pages. Let your imagination soar with every page turn!

National Pet Rock Day

Everyone needs a friend. Find a suitable rock, pick up some craft supplies, and get to work making your own Pet Rock with googly eyes, paint, whatever you like.

International Microvolunteering Day

Not everyone has the time to volunteer regularly, or perform large acts of service. But microvolunteering allows you to give back anyway.

Etch A Sketch Day

Dig out your old childhood toys and find that bright red device you probably spent hours on. Get creative and try your hand at Etch a Sketching as an adult.

National Play-Doh Day

Just because we grow up doesn’t mean we have to stop having fun. Let your inner child out and play with play-doh! Get creative and have fun sculpting and mashing.

Collect Rocks Day

Be a geologist for a day and see what interesting rocks you can find. Pick up a book on local rocks or hop on the internet to identify what you find.

Make a Hat Day

Felting, knitting, crocheting, or sewing: whatever your preferred method, give it a go and make a hat for yourself, as a gift, or to donate to those in need.

National Kids Take Over the Kitchen Day

Involve your kids in cooking and meal prep to teach them valuable lessons about making food…and hopefully to give yourself a break from all the cooking.

National Lazy Mom’s Day

Parenting is a demanding job, but it's okay to take a break. Resting and practicing self-care can recharge and make you a better parent.

National Tug of War Day

Gather friends and family to create a team, or join a team at a tug-of-war event. Whether two people a side or a thousand, everyone loves a good HEAVE.

National Ride the Wind Day

Take a trip to an aerospace museum, or get flying yourself by scheduling a parachuting or bungee jumping experience, windsurfing, an airplane ride, or similar.

Build A Scarecrow Day

Find a festival or competition and gather together with others to make the best scarecrows you can make, keeping your crops safe in the coming years.

Rounds Resounding Day

Join forces with friends or family and engage in one of the oldest forms of cooperative singing: the round. Sing “Row Row Row Your Boat”, or find a new song.

International Dalek Remembrance Day

Getting hyped and cheering for those iconic, menacing metal menaces from another galaxy who always keep the Doctor on their toes.

National Bowling Day

High fashion shoes, greasy balls, and the clack of pins: get together some friends or family for a friendly bowling game, or join a league or competition.

World Wide Web Day

Connecting us all, this virtual space where we share, learn, and create has revolutionized our world. The possibilities are endless!

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National Porridge Day

Wake up to a warm, hearty breakfast that will keep you fueled for hours with a classic dish that's been enjoyed for centuries.

International Asteroid Day

Explore the mysteries of space rocks hurtling through the galaxy, with the potential to unlock secrets of our universe!

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