Yearly Calendar Events

A quick overview of all the great event ideas and celebration events.

january 2020

1st - General Activities - January

3rd - J.R.R. Tolkien's Birthday

6th - Epiphany

6th - Mozart's Birthday

8th - Elvis Presley's Birthday

19th - International Flower Day

21st - Martin Luther King Day

21st - International Hug Day

23rd - Sundance Film Festival

23rd - Australia Day

25th - Robert Burns Day

25th - Chinese New Year

28th - Jackson Pollock's Birthday

february 2020

1st - General Activities - February

1st - World Read Aloud Day

1st - Black History Month (US & Canada)

3rd - Remembering Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens & Big Bopper

6th - Waitangi Day (NZ)

9th - The Oscars

12th - Abraham Lincoln's Birthday

13th - World Radio Day

14th - Valentine's Day

21st - International Mother Language Day

21st - Brazilian Carnival

22nd - Lord Baden-Powell's Birthday

25th - Shrove Tuesday / Mardi Gras

march 2020

1st - Saint David's Day

1st - Autumn (Southern Hemisphere)

1st - World Day of Prayer

1st - Chopin's Birthday

3rd - World Wildlife Day

8th - International Women's Day

15th - The Ides of March

17th - St Patrick's Day

20th - Spring (Northern Hemisphere)

21st - Harmony Day

22nd - Mothering Sunday (UK)

22nd - World Water Day

25th - Greek Independence Day

26th - Anniversary of Beethoven's Death

april 2020

1st - April Fool's Day

1st - General Activities - April

2nd - International Children’s Book Day

12th - Easter

12th - International Day of Human Space Flight

15th - Emancipation Day (US)

15th - World Creativity and Innovation Week

22nd - International Mother Earth Day

23rd - Shakespeare's Birthday

23rd - World Book Day

23rd - St George's Day

24th - Arbor Day (US)

24th - International Guide Dog Day

25th - Anzac Day

may 2020

1st - General Activities - May

3rd - Space Day

5th - Cinco de Mayo (Mexican celebration)

10th - Mothers Day (Australia, NZ, US & Canada)

12th - International Nurses day

22nd - International day for biological diversity

24th - Cannes Film Festival

june 2020

6th - D-Day

july 2019

1st - General Activities - July

1st - Canada Day

1st - International Joke Day

4th - Independence Day (US)

7th - World Chocolate Day

7th - NAIDOC Week

14th - Bastille Day (France)

29th - National Tree Planting Day (AUS)

30th - International Friendship Day

august 2019

1st - General Activities - August

2nd - International Beer Day

9th - World Indigenous Day

12th - International Youth Day

13th - International Left-handers Day

15th - Ferragosto Festival

15th - Indian Independence Day

september 2019

1st - General Activities - September

1st - Fathers Day (Australia & NZ)

2nd - Labor Day (US)

7th - Brazilian Independence Day

12th - Chocolate Milkshake Day

16th - Mexican Independence Day

16th - Respect for the Aged Day - Japan

19th - Talk like a Pirate Day

21st - International Peace Day

21st - World Gratitude Day

21st - Oktoberfest

23rd - Spring (Southern Hemisphere)

23rd - Autumn (Northern Hemisphere)

26th - World Maritime Day

27th - Native American Day

28th - AFL Grand Final

28th - Confucius' Birthday

29th - Rosh HaShanah - Jewish New Year

october 2019

1st - General Activities - October

1st - International Music Day

1st - International day of the older person

1st - Residents' Rights Month

4th - World Animal Day

4th - World Space Week

5th - World Teachers Day

14th - Thanksgiving (Canada)

14th - Columbus Day

25th - Pablo Picasso's Birthday

27th - Grandparents Day (Australia)

28th - Labour Day (NZ)

31st - Halloween

november 2019

1st - General Activities - November

1st - World Vegan Day

1st - All Saints Day

3rd - Sandwich Day

5th - Guy Fawkes Night

5th - Melbourne-Cup

6th - Adolphe Sax's Birthday (Inventor of the Saxophone)

8th - International Tongue Twister Day

9th - Inventors' Day

11th - Remembrance Day

13th - World Kindness Day

14th - Claude Monet's Birthday

15th - World Philosophy Day

21st - World TV Day

21st - World Hello Day

24th - Henri Toulouse-Lautrec's Birthday

28th - Today in history: Crossing the Pacific

28th - Thanksgiving (USA)

30th - Mark Twain's Birthday

30th - St. Andrew's Day

december 2019

1st - General Activities - December

1st - Advent

5th - International Volunteer Day

6th - Saint Nicholas Day

7th - International Civil Aviation Day

18th - Paul Klee's Birthday

21st - Winter - Northern Hemisphere

22nd - Summer (Southern Hemisphere)

22nd - Hanukkah

25th - Christmas

26th - Boxing Day

31st - New Year's Eve

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