General Observances

There is a Day for That! provides you with a list of observances and national days related to General.

National Hammock Day

National Hammock Day

Today’s reason to celebrate reminds us to slow down, breathe easy and enjoy these beautiful summer months.

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National Penuche Fudge Day

National Penuche Fudge Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Penuche Fudge Day

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National Thermal Engineering Day

National Thermal Engineering Day

The Heat is On! National Thermal Engineering Day is on July 24th as that is the hottest day of the year.

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National Lipstick Day

National Lipstick Day 💄

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Lipstick Day.

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International Day of Friendship 

International Day of Friendship 

A day to promote international understanding and respect for diversity.

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National Friendship Day

National Friendship Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Friendship Day

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National Fresh Breath Day

National Fresh Breath Day

A day to appreciate oral hygiene and oral care professionals hail this as a day dedicated to fighting bad breath.

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National Lighthouse Day

National Lighthouse Day

Even in these days of GPS, Lighthouses play an important role in keeping shipping safe round our coast.

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Purple Heart Day

Purple Heart Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Purple Heart Day

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Playday

Playday

Playday is the national day for play, traditionally held on the first Wednesday in August.

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National Dollar Day

National Dollar Day

You can bet your bottom dollar that this is an important date for the US currency.

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National Happiness Happens Day

National Happiness Happens Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Happiness Happens Day

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National Lazy Day

National Lazy Day

We were going to do a big feature on National Lazy Day, but y'know... maybe next year.

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National Bowling Day

National Bowling Day 🎳

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Bowling Day

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Pramuka Day

Pramuka Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Pramuka Day

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National Relaxation Day

National Relaxation Day

Let's celebrate this day, but don't do anything too strenuous.

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National Roller Coaster Day

National Roller Coaster Day 🎢

National Roller Coaster Day is a day that has its ups and downs.

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National Men's Grooming Day

National Men's Grooming Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Men's Grooming Day.

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Prekmurje Reunification Day

Prekmurje Reunification Day

Marks the return of the region of Prekmurje to Slovenia control in 1919 .

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National Radio Day

National Radio Day 📻

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Radio Day

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National Brazilian Blowout Day

National Brazilian Blowout Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Brazilian Blowout Day

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National Ride With The Wind Day

National Ride With The Wind Day

On this day we celebrates those pioneers who have made advances in the field of human-powered flight.

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National Just Because Day

National Just Because Day

Sometimes we don't need a reason to celebrate a day, everyday is special, just because...

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National Matchmaker Day

National Matchmaker Day

We hope you meet your match today!

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National No Rhyme (Nor Reason) Day

National No Rhyme (Nor Reason) Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National No Rhyme (Nor Reason) Day

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World Skyscraper Day

World Skyscraper Day

September 3rd is the global commemorative day for skyscrapers

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National Another Look Unlimited Day

National Another Look Unlimited Day

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

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National Newspaper Carrier Day

National Newspaper Carrier Day

A day to honor the tireless work of the paper boy or girl who brings your daily newspaper to your door.

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National Lazy Mom’s Day

National Lazy Mom’s Day

Moms work pretty much non-stop, so why shouldn't they have a lazy day once a year?

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National Fight Procrastination Day

National Fight Procrastination Day

I bought a book on procrastination - Never got around to reading it.

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World Beard Day

World Beard Day 🧔

World Beard Day is celebrated annually on the first Saturday in September. It is a day for men around the world to show off their beards and celebrate the joys of being bearded!

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National Teddy Bear Day

National Teddy Bear Day 🧸

Do something special for your Teddy Bears today - we suggest... a picnic.

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National Swap Ideas Day

National Swap Ideas Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Swap Ideas Day

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Emergency Number Day

Emergency Number Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Emergency Number Day.

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International Crochet Day

International Crochet Day

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National Eat a Hoagie Day

National Eat a Hoagie Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Eat a Hoagie Day

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World Play-Doh Day

World Play-Doh Day

Play-Doh Compound is the #1 reusable modeling compound, with over 100 million cans produced each year.

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World Childless Week

World Childless Week

World Childless Week plays a vital role in promoting awareness, support, and understanding for individuals and couples living without children.

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National Gibberish Day

National Gibberish Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Gibberish Day.

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National Trademen Day

National Trademen Day

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Telegraph Pole Appreciation Day

Telegraph Pole Appreciation Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Telegraph Pole Appreciation Day.

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Big Whopper Liar Day

Big Whopper Liar Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Big Whopper Liar Day

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