October Celebrations

  • Birthstone of the Month

    Tourmaline

  • Flower of the Month

    Marigold

  • October Celebrations Days

1. October – International Vegetarian Day

1. October – International Day of Older Persons

1. October – Poetry Day (UK & IRELAND) – 2020 – First Thursday in October

1. October – Beginning of Stoptober (NL)

1. October – World Coffee Day

1. October – Escape Room Day

2. October – World Smile Day – 2020 – First Friday in October

2. October – International Day of Non-Violence

2. October – World Farm Animals Day

2. October – World School Library Day

4. October – Cinnamon Bun Day

4. October – World Animal Day

4. October – Eat No Animals Day

5. October – World Teacher’s Day

5. October – World Habitat Day – 2020 – First Monday in October

5. October – Kringloopdag (NL)

5. October –  Zunige Plezierdag (NL)

6. October – World Cerebral Palsy Day

6. October – Instagram’s Birthday

6. October – Dag van Wilsverklaring (NL)

7. October – Random Acts of Poetry Day – 2020 – First Wednesday in October

7. October – World Day of Decent Work

7. October – National Kale Day – 2020

8. October – World Octopus Day

8. October – International Podiatry Day

8. October – World Sight Day – 2020 – Second Thursday in October

8. October – World Zombie Day

9. October – World Post Day

9. October – Krokettendag (NL)

10. October – World Mental Health Day

10. October – World Porridge Day

10. October – World Homeless Day

10. October – Dag van Duurzaamheid (NL)

10. October – World Day against the Death Penalty

10. October – World Migratory Bird Day – 2020 – Second Saturday in May & October

11. October – International Day of the Girl Child

11. October – World Egg Day

11. October – Coming Out Day

12. October – World Arthritis Day

12. October – World Hospice and Palliative Care Day

12. October – Make a Difference Day

 

 

13. October – International Day for Disaster Reduction

13. October – Suit Up Day

13. October – World Thrombosis Day

14. October – International Top Spinning Day – 2020 – Second Wednesday in October

14. October – World Standards Day

15. October – International Day of Rural Woman

15. October – Global Handwashing Day

15. October – White Cane Safety Day

16. October – Global Dignity Day

16. October – World Food Day

16. October – World Spine Day

16. October – Boss Day

17. October – World Trauma Day

17. October – International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

18. October – World Menopause Day

18. October – World Legging Day

19. October – World Pediatric Bone and Joint Day

19. October – International Gin & Tonic Day

20. October – International Chef Day

20. October – International Sloth Day

20. October – World Osteoporosis Day

20. October – International Stuttering Awareness Day

20. October – International Day of the Nacho

23. October – World Mole Day

24. October – United Nations Day

24. October – World Tripe Day

24. October – World Polio Day

24. October – World Development Information Day

25. October – International Artists Day

25. October – World Pasta Day

25. October – Punk for A Day Day

25. October – Mother in Law Day – 2020 – Fourth Sunday in October

27. October – World Day for Audiovisual Heritage

28. October – International Animation Day

29. October – World Stroke Day

29. October – World Psoriasis Day

29. October – World Internet Day

31. October – World Cities Day

31. October – Dag van de Merkmonsters (NL)

31. October – World Cities Day