CELEBRATE FEBRUARY 2018

Celebrate National Day, Week, Month Observations for February 2018

February Monthly Observations

  • Free and Open Source Software Month
  • American Heart Month
  • An Affair to Remember Month
  • Black History Month
  • Canned Food Month
  • Creative Romance Month
  • Great American Pie Month
  • National Bake for Family Fun Month
  • National Bird Feeding Month
  • National Cherry Month
  • National Children’s Dental Health Month
  • National Grapefruit Month
  • National Heart Month
  • National Hot Breakfast Month
  • National Library Lover’s Month
  • National Macadamia Nut Month
  • National North American Inclusion Month
  • National Snack Food Month
  • National Weddings Month
  • National Embroidery Month
  • Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

February Weekly Observations

  • Cordova Ice Worm Festival Week – January 27-February 3, 2018
  • US Snow Sculpting Week – January 31-February 3, 2018
  • African Heritage and Health Week – February 1-7
  • National Patient Recognition Week – February 1-7
  • Solo Diners Eat Out Week – February 1-7
  • Intimate Apparel Market Week – February 5-9, 2018 (Quarterly)
  • Burn Awareness Week – February 4-10, 2018 (First Full Week)
  • Freelance Writers Appreciation Week – February 4-10, 2018 (Second Week of February)
  • Boy Scout Anniversary Week – February 4-10, 2018
  • Pride in Food Service Week – February 5-9, 2018 (First Full Work Week of February)
  • National School Counseling Week – February 5-9, 2018
  • Feeding Tube Awareness Week – February 5-9, 2018
  • International Networking Week – February 5-9, 2018
  • Kraut and Frankfurter Week – Second Week of February
  • Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week – February 7-14, 2018
  • Have a Heart for Chained Dogs Week – February 7-14
  • National Cardiac Rehabilitation Week – February 11-17, 2018 (Second Week of February)
  • National Secondhand Wardrobe Week – February 11-17, 2018 (Second Week in February)
  • Take Your Family to School Week – February 11-17, 2018
  • National Condom Week – February 14-21
  • Homes for Birds Week – Second Week of February
  • Great American Pizza Bake – Second Week of February
  • Children of Alcoholics Week – February 11-17, 2018 (Second Full Week)
  • Jell-O Week – February 13-17
  • Random Acts of Kindness Week – February 11-17
  • Love a Mensch Week – February 11-17, 2018
  • Westminster Dog Show at Madison Square Garden – February 12-13, 2018
  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Week – February 13-19, 2018
  • Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Staff Education Week – February 14-21
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science Week – February 15-19, 2018
  • Great Backyard Bird Count – February 16-19, 2018
  • Brotherhood/Sisterhood Week – February 18-24, 2018
  • National Engineers Week – February 18-24, 2018 (Week of George Washington’s Birthday from Saturday to Saturday)
  • National Eating Disorders Awareness Week – February 26-March 4, 2018
  • National FFA Week – February 17-24, 2018 (Week of George Washington’s Birthday from Saturday to Saturday)
  • American Camp Week – February 20-23, 2018
  • Telecommuter Appreciation Week – February 25-March 3, 2018 (Always the Week of Alexander Graham Bell’s Birthday – March 2)
  • Peace Corps Week – February 25 – March 3, 2018

February 1st

* National Texas Day
* National Get Up Day
* National Baked Alaska Day
* National Freedom Day (Freedom From Slavery)
* National Serpent Day

February 2nd

* Bubble Gum Day – First Friday in February
* National Groundhog Day
* National Heavenly Hash Day

* National Wear Red Day – First Friday in February


February 3rd

* National Missing Person Day*
* National Women Physicians Day
* National Carrot Cake Day

* National Day the Music Died Day


February 4th

* National Create a Vacuum Day
* National Homemade Soup Day

* National Thank a Mail Carrier Day


February 5th

* National Shower with a Friend Day
* National Weatherperson’s Day

* World Nutella Day


February 6th

* National Frozen Yogurt Day

* National Lame Duck Day


February 7th

* National Fettuccine Alfredo Day
* National Periodic Table Day

* National Send a Card to a Friend Day


February 8th

* National Iowa Day
* National Boy Scouts Day

* National Kite Flying Day


February 9th

* National No One Eats Alone Day
* National Bagel Day(Formerly Bagel and Lox Day)
* National Pizza Day

* National Toothache Day


February 10th

* National Cream Cheese Brownie Day
* National Home Warranty Day

* National Umbrella Day


February 11th

* National Don’t Cry Over Spilled Milk Day
* National Inventors’ Day
* National Make a Friend Day
* National Peppermint Patty Day
* National Shut-In Visitation Day

* National White Shirt Day


February 12th

* National Plum Pudding Day

* National Clean Out Your Computer Day – Second Monday in February


February 13th

* National Tortellini Day
* Safer Internet Day U.S. – Second Tuesday in February

* Fat Tuesday


February 14th

* National Cream-Filled Chocolates Day
* National Ferris Wheel Day
* National Organ Donor Day

* Valentine’s Day


February 15th

* National Wisconsin Day
* National Gumdrop Day

* Singles Awareness Day


February 16th

* National Almond Day
* National Do A Grouch a Favor Day
* National Caregivers Day – Third Friday in February

* National Tartar Sauce Day – Friday following Ash Wednesday


February 17th

* National Cabbage Day

* National Random Acts of Kindness Day


February 18th

* National Battery Day
* National Crab Stuffed Flounder Day

* National Drink Wine Day


February 19th

* National Chocolate Mint Day
* National Lash Day

* Presidents Day – Third Monday in February


February 20th

* National Cherry Pie Day

* National Love Your Pet Day


February 21st

* National Sticky Bun Day


February 22nd

* National California Day
* National Cook a Sweet Potato Day
* National Margarita Day

* National Chili Day – Fourth Thursday in February


February 23rd

* National Tile Day*
* National Banana Bread Day
* National Dog Biscuit Day

* National Toast Day


February 24th

* National Skip the Straw Day*

* National Tortilla Chip Day


February 25th

* National Chocolate Covered Nut Day

* National Clam Chowder Day


February 26th

* National Pistachio Day

* National Tell a Fairy Tale Day


February 27th

* National Retro Day *
* National Kahlua Day
* National Polar Bear Day
* National Strawberry Day

* Spay Day USA – Last Tuesday in February


February 28th

* National Chocolate Souffle Day
* National Floral Design Day
* National Public Sleeping Day
* National Tooth Fairy Day
* Rare Disease Day USA  – Last Day in February

Links to other months in the 2018 National Day Calendar:

CELEBRATE JANUARY 2018

Celebrate National Day, Week, Month Observations for January 2018

January Monthly Observations

  • National Menudo Month
  • National Bath Safety Month
  • National Black Diamond Month
  • National Blood Donor Month
  • National Braille Literacy Month
  • National Hobby Month
  • National Hot Tea Month
  • National Mentoring Month
  • National Oatmeal Month
  • National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month
  • National Slow Cooking Month
  • National Soup Month
  • National Sunday Supper Month

January Weekly Observations

  • Introverts Week * – Third Week of January
  • Diet Resolution Week – January 1-7
  • Silent Record Week – January 1-7
  • Celebration of Life Week – January 1-7
  • New Year’s Resolutions Week – January 1-7
  • Someday We’ll Laugh About This Week – January 1-7, 2018
  • National Folic Acid Awareness Week – January 7-13, 2018 (Second Week)
  • National Pizza Week – January 7-13, 2018 (Second Week)
  • Universal Letter Writing Week – January 14-20, 2018
  • Home Office Safety and Security Week – January 7-13, 2018
  • Cuckoo Dancing Week – January 11-17
  • National Soccer Coaches of America Week – January 17-21, 2018
  • World Kiwanis Week – Third Week of January
  • Hunt for Happiness Week – January 21-27, 2018 (Third Full Week)
  • Health Weight Week – January 21-27, 2018 (Third Full Week)
  • Sugar Awareness Week – January 22-26, 2018 (Third Work Week)
  • No Name Calling Week – January 15-19, 2018
  • National Activity Professionals Week – January 21-27, 2018
  • National Fresh Squeezed Juice Week – January 21-27, 2018
  • International Printing Week – (Third Week)
  • International Snowmobile Safety and Awareness Week – January 20-28, 2018
  • National CRNA (Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists) Week – January 21-27 (Last Full Week)
  • Bald Eagle Appreciation Days – January 20-21, 2018
  • Clean Out Your Inbox Week – January 22-26 (Last Business Week)
  • National Medical Group Practice Week – January 22-26 (Begins the Fourth Monday in January M-F of that week)
  • National School Choice Week – January 21-27, 2018 (Last Week)
  • National Handwriting Analysis Week – January 21-27, 2018 (Week of John Hancock’s birthday on January 23)
  • National Medical Group Practice Week – January 22-26, 2018 (Begins Fourth Monday)
  • International Hoof Care Week – January 23-26, 2018
  • Tax Identity Theft Week – January 29 – February 2
  • National Irish Coffee Week – January 21-27, 2018 (Fourth Week)
  • Catholic Schools Week – January 28 – February 2  (Begins the Last Sunday)
  • Meat Week – January 28 – February 4 (Begins the Last Sunday)
  • National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Week – January 29 – February 3, 2018

National Days for January 2018

January 1st

* National Hangover Day
* National Bloody Mary Day
* New Years Day
* National Thank God It’s Monday Day – First Monday in January

January 2nd

* National Buffet Day
* National Cream Puff Day
* National Personal Trainer Awareness Day
* National Science Fiction Day

January 3rd

* National Chocolate Covered Cherry Day
* National Drinking Straw Day
* National Fruitcake Toss Day

January 4th

* National Missouri Day
* National Spaghetti Day
* National Trivia Day

January 5th

* National Screenwriters Day
* National Bird Day
* National Whipped Cream Day

January 6th

* National Bean Day
* National Cuddle Up Day
* National Shortbread Day

* National Technology Day


January 7th

* National Bobblehead Day

* National Tempura Day


January 8th

* National Winter Skin Relief Day
* National Argyle Day
* National Bubble Bath Day
* National English Toffee Day
* National JoyGerm Day

* National Clean Off Your Desk Day – Second Monday in January


January 9th

* National Shop for Travel Day* – Second Tuesday in January
* National Apricot Day
* National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

* National Static Electricity Day


January 10th

* National Oysters Rockefeller Day
* National Bittersweet Chocolate Day
* National Cut Your Energy Costs Day

* National Save The Eagles Day


January 11th

* National Arkansas Day
* National Human Trafficking Awareness Day
* National Milk Day

* National Step in the Puddle and Splash Your Friends Day


January 12th

* Kiss a Ginger Day
* National Curried Chicken Day
* National Marzipan Day

* National Pharmacist Day


January 13th

* National Peach Melba Day
* Korean American Day
* National Rubber Ducky Day
* National Sticker Day
* Stephen Foster Memorial Day

* National Vision Board Day – Second Saturday in January


January 14th

* National Dress Up Your Pet Day
* National Hot Pastrami Sandwich Day
* Ratification Day

* National Sunday Supper Day – Second Sunday in January


January 15th

* National Hat Day
* National Strawberry Ice Cream Day

* Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Third Monday in January


January 16th

* National Fig Newton Day
* National Nothing Day
* National Religious Freedom Day

* National Without a Scalpel Day


January 17th

* National Bootlegger’s Day

* National Hot Buttered Rum Day


January 18th

* National Michigan Day
* National Peking Duck Day
* National Winnie The Pooh Day
* National Thesaurus Day

* Get to Know Your Customers Day  – Third Thursday of Each Quarter


January 19th

* National Popcorn Day


January 20th

* National Buttercrunch Day
* National Cheese Lover’s Day

* National Disc Jockey Day


January 21st

* National Granola Bar Day
* National Hugging Day

* Squirrel Appreciation Day


January 22nd

* National Blonde Brownie Day


January 23rd

* National Handwriting Day

* National Pie Day


January 24th

* Library Shelfie Day – Fourth Wednesday in January
* Beer Can Appreciation Day
* National Compliment Day

* National Peanut Butter Day


January 25th

* National Florida Day
* National Irish Coffee Day

* National Opposite Day


January 26th

* National Green Juice Day
* National Peanut Brittle Day
* National Spouses Day

* National Big Wig Day – Last Friday in January


January 27th

* National Chocolate Cake Day

* National Seed Swap Day – Last Saturday in January


January 28th

* Data Privacy Day
* National Blueberry Pancake Day
* National Have Fun At Work Day

* National Kazoo Day


January 29th

* National Corn Chip Day
* National Puzzle Day

* National Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day – Last Monday of January


January 30th

* National Plan for Vacation Day *

* National Croissant Day


January 31st

* National Backward Day

* National Inspire Your Heart With Art Day