April Celebrations

1st, Sunday

  • April Fool’s Day
  • Easter Sunday – date varies
  • International Fun at Work Day
  • International Tatting Day


  • Children’s Book Day
  • Dyngus Day always the Monday after Easter
  • National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day
  • Reconciliation Day

3rd, Tuesday

  • Don’t Go to Work Unless it’s Fun Day – we know your decision
  • Tweed Day
  • World Party Day

4th, Wednesday

  • Hug a Newsman Day
  • Walk Around Things Day
  • School Librarian Day
  • Tell a Lie Day
  • World Rat Day

5th, Thursday

  • Go for Broke Day
  • National Dandelion Day

6th, Friday

  • California Poppy Day
  • National Tartan Day
  • National Walk to Work Day – first Friday of month
  • New Beer’s Eve
  • Plan Your Epitaph Day – a little morbid if you ask me
  • Sorry Charlie Day

7th, Saturday

  • Caramel Popcorn Day – Most likely created by a popcorn maker, or an Ecard company.
  • National Beer Day
  • No Housework Day
  • World Health Day

8th, Sunday

  • All is Ours Day
  • Draw a Picture of a Bird Day
  • Zoo Lover’s Day

9th, Monday

  • Name Yourself Day
  • Winston Churchill Day

10th, Tuesday

  • Golfer’s Day
  • National Siblings Day

11th, Wednesday

  • Eight Track Tape Day – do you remember those?
  • Barbershop Quartet Day
  • National Submarine Day

12th, Thursday

  • Big Wind Day – this day blows me away!
  • Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day
  • National Licorice Day
  • Russian Cosmonaut Day
  • Walk on Yor Wild Side Day

13th, Friday

  • Blame Someone Else Day – first Friday the 13th of the year.

Friday the 13th

  • International Plant Appreciation Day
  • Narional Peach Cobbler Day
  • Scrabble Day

14th, Saturday

  • Ex Spouse Day
  • International Moment of Laughter Day
  • Look up at the Sky Day – don’t you have anything better to do?
  • National Dolphin Day
  • National Pecan Day
  • Reach as High as You Can Day

15th, Sunday

  • Income Taxes Due (most years, it’s on the 15th)
  • Rubber Eraser Day
  • That Sucks Day
  • Titanic Remembrance Day
  • World Art Day

16th, Monday

  • Easter Date varies
  • Mushroom Day
  • National Eggs Benedict Day
  • National Librarian Day
  • National Stress Awareness Day
  • Patriot’s Day – third Monday of the month
  • Save the Elephant Day

17th, Tuesday

  • Bat Appreciation Day
  • Blah, Blah, Blah Day
  • National Cheeseball Day
  • Pet Owners Independence Day

18th, Wednesday

  • International Juggler’s Day – also applies to multi tasking office workers
  • Newspaper Columnists Day

19th, Thursday

  • National Garlic Day
  • National High Five Day third Thursday

20th, Friday

  • Look Alike Day
  • Volunteer Recognition Day

21st, Saturday

  • Husband Appreciation Day – third Saturday in April
  • Kindergarten Day

22nd, Sunday

  • Earth Day (U.S.)
  • Girl Scout Leader Day
  • National Jelly Bean Day
  • Lover’s Day

23rd, Monday

  • National Zucchini Bread Day – they hold this at a time when you are not sick of all that zucchini.
  • Take a Chance Day
  • World Laboratory Day

24th, Tuesday

  • Pig in a Blanket Day

25th, Wednesday

  • Administrative Professionals Day (Executive Admin’s Day, Secretary’s Day) – date varies
  • East Meets West Day
  • World Penguin Day

26th, Thursday

  • Hug an Australian Day
  • National Pretzel Day
  • Richter Scale Day
  • Take Your Daughter to Work 4th Thursday

27th, Friday

  • Arbor Day -last Friday of month
  • Babe Ruth Day
  • National Prime Rib Day
  • Tell a Story Day

28th, Saturday

  • International Astronomy Day
  • Great Poetry Reading Day
  • Kiss Your Mate Day – guys, do not forget this one. Kiss her, then read her some poetry.

29th, Sunday

  • Greenery Day
  • National Shrimp Scampi Day

30th, Monday

  • Hairstyle Appreciation Day
  • National Honesty Day