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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.
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!
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 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!
Father's Day isn't just a day for Dad to get more ties. It's about honoring all the men who've been a father figure.
June is the start of the summer, so get ready to celebrate holidays like Father's Day, the Summer Solstice, Donald Duck's birthday, the Superman Celebration and World Environment Day.
Memorial Day isn't just a day off school. It's a day to remember all those people who died in war. The holiday goes all the way back to the Civil War and even has its own tune called Taps. Get all the details on Kidzworld.
Victoria Day is a Canadian national holiday where schools close and people get the day off work! It's all to celebrate Queen Victoria's birthday.
Centuries ago, Mother's Day honored the Mother of the Gods but now the day is meant for our moms.Get all the details and history of Mother's Day on Kidzworld!
Show mom how much you love her with a big hug and a thoughtful present on Mother's Day. We've come up with a bunch of gift ideas so you won't be stumped on what to buy!
Cinco de Mayo is a big holiday in Mexico. The Mexican army was outnumbered by the French army but they fought and won on May 5, 1862.
Looking for May Holidays? Here's a brief history of May Day, Cinco de Mayo, Mother's Day, Victoria Day and Memorial Day.
This is one of Australia's most important national holidays. April 25th is the anniversary of the first major battle fought by Australians and New Zealanders during World War I.
Easter may make you think about bunnies and treats, but it isn't just about chocolate. Find out about Easter's religious history.
If Good Friday is a holiday about the execution of the Christians' savior then what's so good about it? Read on to get the scoop.
The Easter Bunny may only work once a year, but he's more than just a delivery boy with a basket full of eggs. Find out more about this holiday hare right here.
Ching Ming Festival is a Chinese tradition celebrated on April 5th and is a day to clean graves. People offer food to deceased relatives and burn incense.
There are lots of April 2014 holidays like April Fools' Day, Ching Ming, Arbor Day, ANZAC Day and Easter. Check out what they're all about.
April Fools' Day is the funniest holiday around. Check out why April 1st is the day to trick and torment your friends and family!
Want to pull a prank on your friends and family on April Fool's Day? Kidzworld has some fun ideas for you!