Tuesday, September 3, 2013

September Holidays and Themes

Fall is on the horizon and September is chuck full of holidays that are new and different!! check them out!! Teddy Bear day is my top pick!! ;-)

September, 2013 Bizarre and Unique Holidays

  • Classical Music Month
  • Hispanic Heritage Month
  • Fall Hat Month
  • International Square Dancing Month
  • National Blueberry Popsicle Month
  • National Courtesy Month
  • National Piano Month
  • Chicken Month
  • Baby Safety Month
  • Little League Month
  • Honey Month
  • Self Improvement Month
  • Better Breakfast Month

September, 2013 Daily Holidays, Special and Wacky Days:
1 Emma M. Nutt Day, the first woman telephone operator
2 Labor Day First Monday of month
2 National Beheading Day
3 Skyscraper Day
4 Newspaper Carrier Day
5 Be Late for Something Day
5 Cheese Pizza Day
6 Fight Procrastination Day
6 Read a Book Day
7 Neither Rain nor Snow Day
8 Grandparent's Day - first Sunday after Labor Day
8 International Literacy Day
8 National Date Nut Bread Day - or December 22!?
8 Pardon Day
8 National Pet Memorial Day -second Sunday in September
9 Teddy Bear Day
10 Sewing Machine Day
10 Swap Ideas Day
11 911 Remembrance
11 Make Your Bed Day
11 No News is Good News Day
12 Chocolate Milk Shake Day
12 National Video Games Day - also see Video Games Day in July
13 Blame Someone Else Day - first  Friday the 13th of the year.
13 Defy Superstition Day
13 Fortune Cookie Day
13 National Peanut Day
13 Positive Thinking Day
13 Uncle Sam Day - his image was first used in 1813
14 National Cream-Filled Donut Day
15 Make a Hat Day
15 Felt Hat Day - On this day, men traditionally put away their felt hats.
15 National Women's Friendship Day - third Sunday in September
16 Collect Rocks Day
16 Step Family Day
16 Mayflower Day
16 Mexican Independence Day
16 National Play Doh Day
16 Working Parents Day
17 National Apple Dumpling Day
17 Citizenship Day
17 Constitution Day
18 National Cheeseburger Day
19 International Talk Like A Pirate Day
19  National Butterscotch Pudding Day
20 National Punch Day
20 POW/MIA Recognition Day - Third Friday of September
21 International Peace Day
21 International Rabbit Day - Fourth Saturday in September
21 Miniature Golf Day
21 Oktoberfest, begins, date varies
21 World Gratitude Day
22 Business Women's Day
22 Elephant Appreciation Day
23 Checkers Day
23 Dog in Politics Day
24 National Cherries Jubilee Day
25 National Comic Book Day
26 Johnny Appleseed Day
27 Crush a Can Day
27 Native American Day - fourth Friday of the month
28 Ask a Stupid Question Day (one of my favorite days)
28 National Good Neighbor Day - Always September 28, previously the 4th Sunday in month
27 Native American Day - fourth Friday of the month
29 Confucius Day - Try your luck. Get a Fortune Cookie.
30 National Mud Pack Day

source: http://www.holidayinsights.com/moreholidays/september.htm


  1. This is so much fun ... definitely looking forward to "National Cream-Filled Donut Day" :D

  2. These are so cute! Thanks for sharing :)

  3. Some of these days are a scream. Fortunately, National Beheading Day has already passed. Guess we're safe until next year. LOL

  4. These are my fave posts. And you know where I get the treasury inspiration from...

  5. Wow...that is quite the list of holidays and themes... so fun ones there...
    28 Ask a Stupid Question Day (one of my favorite days) ..lol

  6. It doesn't make sense that it's National Little League Month, shouldn't that be in spring? I loved the list, it was fun to see.

  7. Love the Post... I'm excited for the 16th - Collect Rocks Day!! LOL...

    I might just need to do a natural stone treasury that day!!

    Thanks for sharing this with the team...

  8. Collect rocks day sounds GREAT!!! glad you guys enjoyed!!

  9. Love these lists each month. 'National beheading day'? Wonder how long that one's been around? Fortunately it's come and gone for this year!

  10. I can already picture my treasury for national elephant day !

  11. Great fun info! Thank you for sharing.

  12. Fabulous! Will have to remember Butterscotch Pudding day. Yummy! Thanks for sharing.

  13. Some interesting days. Thanks for sharing

  14. Too funny... a day for everything :)

  15. HAHAHA - be late for something day!

    (I just missed my first class of the session!)

  16. Love this!!! Some I'm going to have to use (will definitely have my kids know about "make your bed" day) and some it will probably take all month to get over -- dog in politics??? Who thinks of this stuff!!

  17. Lots of days I didn't know about. I like the Positive Thinking Day!!

  18. Lol ...28 Ask a Stupid Question
    Can't wait for the 28th ;)

  19. I've been looking for these. Thanks for the post!

  20. Love that 13th is positive thinking day as well as Blame someone else Day ..hmmmm.. too funny !!