November Holidays

Nov 02, 2006

November kicks off the holiday season with the Day of the Dead, a Mexican festival celebrating loved ones that have passed. We also celebrate holidays this month like Veterans Day and Thanksgiving.

All About the Jack-O'-Lantern

Oct 31, 2006

It's almost Halloween night, which makes it the perfect time to learn all about Jack-O'-Lantern, the spooky man behind the pumpkin face!

The History of Halloween

Oct 31, 2006

It's that time of year again. Break out the evil looking costume and start pounding on some doors for treats. Remember, don't let black cats walk in front of you and watch out for goblins.

Daylight Saving Time 2006

Oct 27, 2006

Once again it's that confusing time of year when we turn back the hands of time. That's right, it's Daylight Saving Time.

Halloween Safety Tips

Oct 26, 2006

From checking your candy to wearing safe Halloween costumes, find out how you can stay safe on the spookiest night of the year!

Columbus Day / Canadian Thanksgiving

Oct 10, 2006

The second Monday of October is a two-in-one holiday. It's Thanksgiving in Canada and Columbus Day in the U.S! Find out more on Kidzworld!

Yom Kippur

Oct 04, 2006

What's better than a holiday that you aren't allowed to wash on? You're also not allowed to eat that disgusting oatmeal your mom slops out for breakfast. Could Yom Kippur get any better?

October Holidays

Oct 03, 2006

There are a ton of holidays taking place in October besides Halloween, so if you're looking for something other than All Hallows Eve, why not try Columbus Day, Canadian Thanksgiving or United Nations Day?


Sep 24, 2006

For the entire month of Ramadan, Muslims around the world fast (basically not eating, but there's more to it). Get the lowdown on this important Islamic holiday.

Rosh Hashanah

Sep 22, 2006

L'shanah tovah! Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year but don't expect any fireworks, instead you can break out the apples, slice them up and start dipping them in honey! Get the goods on this important Jewish holiday.

September Holidays

Sep 05, 2006

Before you start counting down the days 'til Christmas break, check out these fun September holidays to celebrate while you wait.

La Tomatina Festival

Sep 01, 2006

La Tomatina is one of the messiest festivals the world has to offer. Kidzworld gives you the scoop on this vitamin-packed free-for-all!

Women's Equality Day

Aug 25, 2006

Less than 100 years ago women weren't allowed to vote. Can you believe that?! Women's Equality Day on August 26th celebrates the leaps women have made in the past century.

Left-Handers Day

Aug 11, 2006

Left-handed people have it rough. Not only is the world built for right-handers but lefties are the subject of many jokes...

August Holidays

Aug 02, 2006

It's August! Time to celebrate holidays like Left Hander's Day, Women's Equality Day, Sister's Day and Middle Child Day. If you're looking for an excuse to party before school starts again, take a look at these quirky August holidays!

Bastille Day

Jul 14, 2006

France celebrates Bastille Day on July 14. It's like the U.S. Independence Day except France remembers the French Revolution. Citizens rebelled against their king and queen by storming the Bastille prison.

Independence Day :: The Fourth of July

Jul 04, 2006

On July 4 Americans celebrate Independence Day. The history behind this holiday - which dates all the way back to 1776 - includes a tea party, a massacre, treason, war, secret meetings and one very important written document.

July Holidays

Jul 02, 2006

There are tons of holidays to celebrate in July, including Canada Day, the Fourth of July in the U.S. and Bastille Day in France. And don't forget the unofficial holidays like Flitch Day and All or Nothing Day!

Canada Day

Jun 30, 2006

For most Canadians, Canada Day is about BBQs fireworks and warm weather (plus a day off work!). But there's a lot more to July 1st than that. This day has gone through several name changes in the last 100 years.

Summer Solstice :: The First Day of Summer

Jun 21, 2006

Summer solstice is the first day of summer. It's also the longest day of the year. That doesn't mean our day has more than 24 hours in it - we just have more sunlight. Read on for some Summer Solstice fun!

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