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Weird Holidays in October

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Unique and Weird Holidays in October - MamaTeaches

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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 Weird and Unusual Holidays - a Day by Day Breakdown of Holidays

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

31 Weird Holidays in October

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. 

31 Unique and Weird Holidays in October

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.

31 Weird Wacky and Unusually Fun Holidays in October

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!

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