Skip to Content

Weird Holidays in April

Share with your friends!

Celebrate the wacky and weird with these unusual and weird holidays in April!

Weird Holidays in April

This article contains affiliate links to things that you might like.

Strange and Weird Holidays in April

Yes, it is true that April showers bring May flowers. 

But did you know that April also brings a weird, wacky and wonderful reason to celebrate every day? 

Find your favorite unusual April holiday on the list below.

The Strangest Weird Holidays in April

April 1 – International Edible Book Festival

Also known as Edible Book Day, this unique celebration brings together book lovers, food fanatics and art enthusiasts. 

Edible books are created, photographed, and then placed on the buffet table to be gobbled up. 

Sounds delicious! 

You can find Edible Book Festivals at museums, bookstores, and libraries. 

Observe this rare day by attending an edible book event or by hosting one of your own!

April 2 – National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day

April 3 – International Pillow Fight Day

Weird Holidays in April

April 4 – Walk Around Things Day

April 5 – National Dandelion Day

April 6 – Jump Over Things Day

April 7 – National No Housework Day

April 8 – Draw A Picture of A Bird Day

April 9 – National Unicorn Day

Love unicorns? Us too! Check out this free printable Unicorn Matching Game!

Weird Holidays in April

April 10 – National Hug Your Dog Day

April 11 – Barbershop Quartet Day

April 12 – Drop Everything and Read Day

April 13 – Scrabble Day

April 14 – Look Up At The Sky Day

We can’t seem to find how this bizarre day came to be, but nevertheless, stop for a second and look up at the sky! 

What do you see? 

April 15 – National High Five Day

April 16 – National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day

April 17 – National Cheeseball Day

Weird Holidays in April

April 18 – Go Fly A Kite Day

April 19 – National Hanging Out Day

April 20 – National Look Alike Day

April 21 – Keep Off The Grass Day

April 22 – National Jelly Bean Day

April 23 – International Nose Picking Day

Research shows that most people pick their nose on the regular. 

Who knew? 

Honor this day by either picking your nose or trying not to pick. 

It’s up to you! 

Share stories of times you’ve caught other people picking their nose. 

Discuss the dangers of nose picking. 

However you decide to recognize International Nose Picking Day, do it proudly!

April 24 – Eeyore’s Birthday

April 25 – National Crayola Day

April 26 – Hug A Friend Day

Weird Holidays in April

April 27 – School Bus Drivers’ Day

April 28 – Denim Day

April 29 – Zipper Day

April 30 – National Mr. Potato Head Day

Weird Holidays in April worth celebrating

Don’t let the month of April fool you! 

It is full of strange and peculiar holidays for everyone to celebrate. 

Which unusual day are you looking forward to?

You Might Also Like…

Share with your friends!

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.