August Holidays and Observances

Billie Hillier

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As we transition into August, the dog days of summer offer a unique blend of holidays and observances that are sure to inspire and enliven your blog content.

August brings us a rich variety of themes, from celebratory month-long observances to engaging weekly commemorations and an exciting array of daily holidays.

Let’s unpack the inspiration August has in store!

August Holidays and Observances

August Holidays and Observances

August Monthly Observances

Here’s a toast to the month-long celebrations that highlight some of our favorite summer traditions and pastimes.

  • National Water Quality Month
  • National Peach Month
  • National Sandwich Month
  • National Eye Exam Month
  • Black Business Month

August Weekly Observances

August also brings us a selection of weekly observances that can be a wellspring of unique blog content.

  • First week of August – National Simplify Your Life Week
  • Second week of August – National Smile Week
  • Third week of August – National Aviation Week

August Daily Holidays and Observances

The true essence of August is found in the abundance of daily holidays and observances that are sure to get your creative juices flowing.

  • August 1 – National Raspberry Cream Pie Day
  • August 2 – National Ice Cream Sandwich Day
  • August 3 – National Watermelon Day
  • August 4 – National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day
  • August 5 – National Oyster Day
  • August 6 – National Root Beer Float Day
  • August 7 – National Raspberries N’ Cream Day
  • August 8 – National Frozen Custard Day
  • August 9 – National Book Lovers Day
  • August 10 – National S’mores Day
  • August 11 – National Sons and Daughters Day
  • August 12 – International Youth Day
  • August 12 – National Julienne Fries Day
  • August 13 – Left Handers Day
  • August 13 – National Filet Mignon Day
  • August 14 – National Creamsicle Day
  • August 15 – National Lemon Meringue Pie Day
  • August 16 – National Rum Day
  • August 17 – National Vanilla Custard Day
  • August 18 – National Fajita Day
  • August 19 – World Photo Day
  • August 19 – National Soft Ice Cream Day
  • August 20 – National Lemonade Day
  • August 21 – National Sweet Tea Day
  • August 22 – National Be an Angel Day
  • August 22 – National Pecan Torte Day
  • August 23 – National Sponge Cake Day
  • August 24 – National Peach Pie Day
  • August 25 – National Banana Split Day
  • August 26 – National Dog Day
  • August 26 – National Cherry Popsicle Day
  • August 27 – National Just Because Day
  • August 28 – National Red Wine Day
  • August 29 – National Lemon Juice Day
  • August 30 – National Toasted Marshmallow Day
  • August 31 – National Eat Outside Day

As we bid farewell to August, we reflect on the wealth of inspiration this month provided for your blogging content.

From National Peach Month to the joy of National Smile Week, and an array of intriguing daily holidays, August delivered in spades.

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