Upcoming Action Observances

While some holidays are a good excuse to kick back and do nothing with your day off, on these days it's the opposite - a chance to do something interesting or different.

National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day

National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day

You can probably get away with wearing your PJs on this day at the office, but don't suggest a pajama party.

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National Look Alike Day

National Look Alike Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Look Alike Day

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World Creativity and Innovation Day

World Creativity and Innovation Day

Today, embrace your creativity! Get out some paint, write some journals, or try a new craft! You never know what you’ll be able to come up with until you get to it!

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National Take a Chance Day

National Take a Chance Day

Go ahead, roll the dice - what's the worst that can happen?

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National Talk Like Shakespeare Day

National Talk Like Shakespeare Day

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National Tell a Story Day

National Tell a Story Day

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National Honesty Day

National Honesty Day

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National Scrapbook Day

National Scrapbook Day

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World Naked Gardening Day

World Naked Gardening Day

If you have roses in your garden, all we are saying is be careful out there.

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World Laughter Day

World Laughter Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of World Laughter Day.

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Join Hands Day

Join Hands Day

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National Two Different Colored Shoes Day

National Two Different Colored Shoes Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Two Different Colored Shoes Day

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National Laughter Day

National Laughter Day

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World Password Day

World Password Day

This day was created to raise awareness about the importance of using strong passwords.

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National Dance Like a Chicken Day

National Dance Like a Chicken Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Dance Like a Chicken Day

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National No Dirty Dishes Day

National No Dirty Dishes Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National No Dirty Dishes Day

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National Scavenger Hunt Day

National Scavenger Hunt Day

There's treasure in them thar hills - or at least what's on our scavenger hunt list.

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Put a Pillow in Your Fridge Day

Put a Pillow in Your Fridge Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Put a Pillow in Your Fridge Day

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National Go Barefoot Day

National Go Barefoot Day

Get closer to nature! Today, kick off those shoes, sandals, sneakers or slippers and feel the grass or sand on your feet!

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National Say Something Nice Day

National Say Something Nice Day

What's free but you pay? A compliment, and it's a great way to brighten up someone's day.

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National Repeat Day

National Repeat Day

As I've told you before, I never repeat myself.

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National Name Your Poison Day

National Name Your Poison Day

Don't sit there looking at this link - carpe diem and make a decision - that's what Name your Poison Day is all about.

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National Smile Power Day

National Smile Power Day

Never under-estimate the power of a smile!

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National Go Fishing Day

National Go Fishing Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Go Fishing Day

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National Selfie Day

National Selfie Day

We probably don't need a day to encourage people to take pictures of themselves, but there is no denying the cultural impact of selfies.

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National Handshake Day

National Handshake Day

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National Cheer Up The Lonely Day

National Cheer Up The Lonely Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Cheer Up The Lonely Day

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Toss Away the Could Haves and Should Haves Day

Toss Away the Could Haves and Should Haves Day

This is a day to embrace your inner Édith Piaf - and regret nothing!

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National Get Out of the Dog House Day

National Get Out of the Dog House Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Get Out of the Dog House Day

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National Sleepy Head Day

National Sleepy Head Day

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National Talk in an Elevator Day

National Talk in an Elevator Day

This holiday is going up in the world. And down again.

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National Night Out Day

National Night Out Day

An annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie

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National Wiggle Your Toes Day

National Wiggle Your Toes Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Wiggle Your Toes Day

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National Sneak Some Zucchini Into Your Neighbor’s Porch Day

National Sneak Some Zucchini Into Your Neighbor’s Porch Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Sneak Some Zucchini Into Your Neighbor’s Porch Day

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National Blame Someone Else Day

National Blame Someone Else Day

National Blame Someone Else Day is observed on the first Friday The 13th of The Year.

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National Garage Sale Day

National Garage Sale Day

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National Tell a Joke Day

National Tell a Joke Day

Telling a joke today is a serious matter.

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Never Give Up Day

Never Give Up Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Never Give Up Day.

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National Kiss and Make Up Day

National Kiss and Make Up Day

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National Make Your Bed Day

National Make Your Bed Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Make Your Bed Day

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National Day of Encouragement

National Day of Encouragement

Come on - you can do this - you can celebrate the National Day of Encouragement!

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Talk Like A Pirate Day

Talk Like A Pirate Day

Why are pirates called pirates? Because they arrrrr!

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