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Awesome August Holidays

Aug 01, 2014

Besides all the crazy, weird and totally bizarre day-long occasions that happen, August is the official month used to recognize Catfish, Golf, Eye Exams, Water Quality, Romance Awareness, Peaches, Foot Health, American Artists, Home Businesses and Inventors. And then there are the week-long observances in August: Clown Week (first week), Elvis Week (second week), Apple Week (second week), Smile Week (second week), Air Conditioning Appreciation Week (third week) and American Dance Week (third week).

No matter what you celebrate, we at Kidzworld wish you a Happy August!

Awesome August Holidays

  • August 1: Respect for Parents Day
  • August 2: National Ice Cream Sandwich Day
  • August 3: National Watermelon Day
  • August 4: National Chocolate Chip Day
  • August 5: National Waffle Day
  • August 6: Garfield's Friend Odie's Birthday
  • August 7: Sea Serpent Day
  • August 8: Dollar Day (the U.S. dollar was created on this day)
  • August 9: Betty Boop's Birthday (1930)
  • August 11: Play in the Sand Day
  • August 12: Middle Children's Day
  • August 13: International Left-Handers Day
  • August 14: National Creamsicle Day
  • August 15: National Relaxation Day
  • August 16: Roller Coaster Day (roller coaster patented in 1898)
  • August 17: Archeology Day
  • August 18: Bad Poetry Day
  • August 19: Mr. Snuffleupagus's (Sesame Street) Birthday
  • August 20: National Radio Day
  • August 21: International Homeless Animals Day
  • August 22: Be An Angel Day
  • August 23: National Sponge Cake Day
  • August 24: Strange Music Day
  • August 25: National Banana Split Day
  • August 26: National Dog Day
  • August 27: Mother Teresa's Birthday (1910)
  • August 28: Dream Day (Martin Luther King Jr. gave the "I Have a Dream" speech in 1963)
  • August 29: First Scout Camp Opened (1934)
  • August 30: National Toasted Marshmallow Day
  • August 31: National Trail Mix Day

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What do you think is the best day in August?

 

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Go-virgo

Go-virgo wrote:

i love august its my fav. month
commented: Wed Aug 20, 2014

mykalamoomoo

mykalamoomoo wrote:

my birthday is the 31st
commented: Thu Aug 07, 2014

yaverleaf11

yaverleaf11 wrote:

Chocolate Chip Day was my Bday.
commented: Thu Aug 07, 2014

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  • Middle Child's Day so I can celebrate my fave TV character, Malcom.
  • La Tomatina Festival cuz I love a good food fight!
  • Sister's Day cuz my sis is always lending me her stylin' clothes.

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