Get ready to celebrate some super weird holidays in October!
When you think about what we celebrate in October, Halloween is probably the first thing to come to mind. But what are some of the other holidays that are observed during the month of October? You know, the not-so common, not-so-traditional reasons to celebrate. We’re talking about the different and unusual, perhaps even the, wacky and bizarre holidays.
Every day in October has a special significance, and we’re going to share them with you here!
Unusual and Weird Holidays in October
October 1 – National Hair Day
October 2 – National Name Your Car Day
October 3 – World Card Making Day
October 4 – National Cinnamon Roll Day
October 5 – National Get Funky Day
October 6 – National Noodle Day
Try this yummy Cranberry Broccoli Pasta Salad to make the day extra special!
October 7 – Bathtub Day
Celebrate bathtub day by taking a long soak in a tub full of bubbles!
October 8 – National Fluffernutter Day
October 9 – National Sneakers Day
October 10 – Hug A Drummer Day
October 11 – National Sausage Pizza Day
October 12 – International Moment of Frustration Scream Day
Sometimes you just need to let it out! This day is for everyone to take 30 seconds and scream as loud you can. When the clock hits noon (in Greenwich, England), go outside, scream, and hopefully, feel better!
October 13 – National M&M Day
October 14 – National Bring Your Teddy Bear to Work and School Day
October 15 – National Grouch Day
October 16 – National Learn A Word Day
October 17 – I Love Yarn Day
October 18 – National No Beard Day
October 19 – Dress Like A Dork Day
October 20 – National Suspenders Day
October 21 – Babbling Day
We all have that friend or family member. You know, the one who likes to talk and talk and talk. Well, this fun holiday is for them. Celebrate all the babblers in your life by doing a little babbling of your own today.
October 22 – Eat A Pretzel Day
October 23 – National Boston Cream Pie Day
October 24 – National Crazy Day
October 25 – Punk For A Day Day
Get ready to Rock and Roll on this wacky holiday! Dress up like a punk rocker and blast some of that old-time rock and roll music!
October 26 – Worldwide Howl At the Moon Night
October 27 – National Potato Day
Try these super yummy Roasted Red Potatoes with Chipotle Spice from our friend Cynthia over at My Nourished Home!
October 28 – Wild Foods Day
On this day, celebrate all Mother Earth has to offer by heading outside and picking some of nature’s delightful edible treats.
October 29 – National Cat Day
October 30 – National Candy Corn Day
October 31 – National Knock Knock Jokes Day
Weird and Wacky October Holidays
Celebrate every day in October by observing one, some, or all of these unique holidays. Whether you are looking for something crazy to do or just a silly reason to party and let loose, this list is sure to give you some inspiration!
Have fun, friends!