1. Holidays 8.19

    • Black Cow Day
    • Day of Hearts (Amsterdam, Netherlands) [3rd Monday]
    • Festival of Random Access Memory
    • Hot & Spicy Food Day
    • Independence Day (Afghanistan; from UK, commemorates the Treaty of Rawalpindi, 1919)
    • National Aviation Day
    • National Hug Your Boss Day
    • National Potato Day
    • National Sandcastle & Sculpture Day
    • National Soft Ice Cream Day
    • Noruz (Zoroastrian New Year’s Day)
    • Penguin Awareness Day
    • Potato Day
    • Soap Box Derby Day
    • St. Sebald’s Day (patron saint of Bavaria)
    • Vinalia Rustica (Festival to Venus & Vegetable-Growers; Ancient Rome)
    • Virtual Worlds Day
    • World Humanitarian Day
    • World Photography Day
    • Zella Day
     

  2. Holidays 8.18

    • Bad Poetry Day
    • Gambrinus Night (Ireland)
    • Hartjesdagen (Little Hearts Day; Amsterdam/Haarlem, Netherlands) [3rd Monday]
    • International Homeless Animals Day
    • Long Tan Day (Australia)
    • Mail Order Catalog Day
    • National Ice Cream Pie Day
    • National Science Day (Thailand)
    • RSPCA Cupcake Day
    • Soft Ice Cream Day
    • Stay Home With Your Kids Day [3rd Monday]
     

  3. Holidays 8.17

    • #2 Pencil Day
    • Archeology Day
    • Black Cat Day
    • Cartoon Day
    • Drink Coffee at the Office from a Sippy Cup Day
    • Independence Day (Gabon; from France, 1960)
    • Independence Day (Indonesia; from Netherlands, 1945)
    • Janmasthami (Lord Krishna’s birthday; Hindu)
    • Men’s Grooming Day
    • National Meaning of “Is” Day
    • National Medical Dosimetrists’ Day
    • National Thrift Shop Day
    • Odin’s Ordeal begins (Norse)
    • Our Lady of Girsterklaus (Luxembourg) [1st Sunday after 15th]
    • Pike Place Market Day
    • Prekmurje Union Day (Slovenia)
    • Portunalia (Festival of Keys; Ancient Rome)
    • Rushbearing (Cheshire, England) [1st Sunday after 12th]
    • San Martin Day (Argentina)
    • Tell the Truth Day
    • Vanilla Custard Day
    • Wrench Day
     

  4. Holidays 8.16

    • Baba Au Rhum Day
    • Battle of Bennington Day (Vermont)
    • Bratwurst Day
    • Festival of the Minstrels (Tutbury Castle, UK)
    • Follow Your Nose Day
    • Gozan no Okuribi (a.k.a. Daimonji; Kyoto, Japan)
    • Harmonic Convergence Day
    • Independence Day (Cyprus; from UK, 1960; but celebrated 10/1)
    • International Geocaching Day
    • International Homeless Animals Day [3rd Saturday]
    • Monty Python Day
    • National Airborne Day
    • National Honey Bee Day
    • National Rum Day
    • National Tell A Joke Day
    • Remember What Your Spouse Wore the First Time You Met Day
    • Restoration Day (Dominican Republic)
    • Roller Coaster Day
    • Stay Home With Your Kids Day
    • Tell-A-Joke Day
    • True Love Forever Day
    • Xicolatada (Palau-de-Cerdagne, France)
     

  5. Holidays 8.15

    • Air Conditioning Appreciation Days end
    • Assumption (a.k.a. Feast of the Assumption)
    • Ascunson Foundation Day (Paraguay)
    • Best Friend’s Day
    • Bon Festival (a.k.a. Obon; Japan)
    • Chauvin Day
    • Check the Chip Day
    • Dog Days of Summer end
    • Ferragosto (Oven of August; Italy)
    • Festival of Vesta (Ancient Roman Goddess of the Hearth)
    • Fool’s Dance (Japan)
    • Great Mother Goddess Day
    • Gwangbokjeol (Liberation Day; South Korea, redeclared independence from Japan; 1945)
    • Hello Day
    • Independence Day (Bahrain; from UK, 1971)
    • Independence Day (India; from UK, 1947)
    • Independence Day (Republic of the Congo; from Belgium, 1960)
    • Liberation Day (a.k.a. Gwangbokjeol Day; South Korea regained Independence from Japan, 1945)
    • Loaded Dice Day
    • Maras Diena (Ancient Latvia)
    • National Failures Day
    • National Lemon Meringue Pie Day
    • National Men’s Grooming Day [3rd Friday]
    • National Relaxation Day
    • Panama Canal Day
    • Sang Marie (Gambia))
    • Shoro Nagashi Nagasaki (Japan)
    • Sproshinki (Slavic Pagan End of the Hay Harvest Festival)
    • Stadium Rock Day
    • Tuva Republic Day (Russia)
    • Velika Gospa (Croatia)
    • Wafaa El-Nil (a.k.a. Flooding of the Nile; Egypt)
    • Woodstock Day
    • Zoline (Lithuania)
     

  6. Holidays 8.14

    • Creamsicle Day
    • Husbands in Love Day
    • Independence Day (Pakistan; from UK, 1947)
    • International Nagging Day
    • La Torta dei Fieschi (Italy)
    • Liberty Tree Day (Massachusetts)
    • National Financial Awareness Day
    • Navajo Code Talkers Day
    • Oued Ed-Dahab Day (Western Sahara)
    • Pramuka Day (Indonesia)
    • Sandcastle & Sculture Day (Nantucket, Massachusetts)
    • St. Arnold of Soissons’ Day (patron saint of brewers and hop-pickers)
    • Tristan da Cunha (Saint Helena)
    • V-J Day
    • Wiffle Ball Day
     

  7. Holidays 8.13

    • Blame Someone Else Day
    • Crayfish Premiere (Sweden)
    • Daughter’s Day
    • Festival of Huitzilopochtls (Aztec)
    • Festival of Aventne Diana (Ancient Rome)
    • Festival of the Volcano (Antigua, Guatemala)
    • Filet Mignon Day
    • Hercules Victori (Ancient Rome)
    • Independence Day (Central African Republic; from France, 1960)
    • International Left-Hander’s Day
    • Lao Issara (Day of the Free Laos; Laos)
    • National Filet Mignon Day
    • Raksha Bandhan (India)
    • Roller Derby Day
    • Skinny Dipping Day
    • Wall Day
    • Women’s Day (Tunisia)
     

  8. Holidays 8.12

    • Aloha Day
    • Awa Dance Festival begins (Tokushima, Japan)
    • Feast of the Prophet and His Bride (Thelema)
    • Festival of Intoxication (Ancient Egyptian feast celebrating Sekhmet nearly destroying mankind, but stopped by being tricked into drinking a river full of red beer)
    • Fox Hill Day (Bahamas) [2nd Tuesday]
    • The Glorious Twelfth (UK)
    • International Youth Day (UN)
    • Julienne Fries Day
    • Kool-Aid Days begin (Nebraska)
    • Light of Isis Feast (Ancient Egypt)
    • Lychnapsia (Ancient Rome)
    • Middle Child’s Day
    • PC Day
    • Put Peanuts In Your Cola Day
    • Solar Alignment at Teotihuacan (Mexico; also 4/29)
    • Toasted Almond Bar Day
    • Vinyl Record Day
    • World Elephant Day
    • Zaraday (Discordian)
     

  9. Holidays 8.11

    • Alcatraz Day
    • Annual Medical Check-Up Day
    • Brother’s Day
    • Day of Honor for Oddudua (Santeria)
    • Dog Days of Summer end
    • Eleanor Roosevelt Day [2nd Monday]
    • Festival of Happy Feet
    • Freethinkers Day
    • Gai Jatra (Cow Festival & Remembrance of People Died Last Year; Nepal)
    • Heroes’ Day (Zimbabwe)
    • Independence Day (Chad; from France, 1960)
    • Ingersoll Day
    • Play in the Sand Day
    • Presidential Joke Day
    • Raspberry Bombe Day
    • Son and Daughter Day
    • SOS Day
     

  10. Holidays 8.10

    • Banana Split Day
    • Battle Flag Day (Iowa)
    • Chemistry Set Volcano Day
    • Duran Duran Appreciation Day
    • Feast of San Lorenzo (Spain)
    • Independence Day (Quito, Ecuador; from Spain, 1809)
    • International Biodiesel Day
    • Kool-Aid Days begin (Hastings, Nebraska) [2nd Weekend]
    • Lazy Day
    • Melon Day (Turkmenistan) [2nd Sunday]
    • Missouri Statehood Day (#24; 1821)
    • National Peacekeepers’ Day (Canada) [Sunday closest to 9th]
    • National S’mores Day
    • National Spoil Your Dog Day
    • Prisoner’s Justice Day (Canada)
    • Skyscraper Appreciation Day
    • St. Lawrence’s Day (patron saint of brewers & maltsters)
    • South Carolina Peanut Party (Pelion, SC)
    • Tan Hill Fair (Wiltshire, UK)
    • Victory Day (Rhode Island)