Weird Days

Days to Recognize for Youth Groups in 2018

old microphoneYouth publications are always looking for crazy elements to add to a newsletter or a crowd breaker to open a meeting. Why not include these goofy days to lighten up the room? Offensive and non-Christian recognitions have not been included in this list.

Weird Days to Recognize for Youth Groups in 2018a one month calendar

Mon, January 1                  Polar Bear Plunge Day

Tue, January 2                    Run It up the Flagpole and See If Anyone Salutes It Day

Tue, January 2                    Science Fiction Day

Wed, January 3                  Festival of Sleep Day

Wed, January 3                  Fruitcake Toss Day

Thu, January 4                   National Spaghetti Day

Thu, January 4                   Trivia Day

Fri, January 5                      Bird Day

Sat, January 6                     Bean Day

Sun, January 7                    Old Rock Day

Mon, January 8                  Earth’s Rotation Day

Tue, January 9                    Static Electricity Day

Tue, January 9                    Word Nerd Day

Tue, January 9                    Clean Off Your Desk Day

Wed, January 10               Cut Your Energy Costs Day

Thu, January 11                 Learn Your Name in Morse Code Day

Fri, January 12                   Kiss A Ginger Day

Fri, January 12                   Marzipan Day

Sat, January 13                  Make Your Dreams Come True DayFunny monkey

Sun, January 14                 Organize Your Home Day

Mon, January 15               National Hat Day

Mon, January 15               Strawberry Ice Cream Day

Tue, January 16                 Blue Monday

Tue, January 16                 Nothing Day

Wed, January 17               Ditch New Year’s Resolution Day

Wed, January 17               Kid Inventors’ Day

Wed, January 17               Benjamin Franklin Day

Thu, January 18                 Thesaurus Day

Thu, January 18                 Winnie The Pooh Day

Fri, January 19                   Tin Can Day

Fri, January 19                   Popcorn Day

Sat, January 20                  Penguin Awareness Day

Sun, January 21                 Squirrel Appreciation Day

Sun, January 21                 Soup Swap Day

Sun, January 21                 National Hug Day

Mon, January 22               Hot Sauce Day

Tue, January 23                 National Pie Day

Tue, January 23                 Handwriting Day

Wed, January 24               National Peanut Butter Day

Wed, January 24               Macintosh Computer Day

Wed, January 24               Compliment Day

Thu, January 25                 Opposite Day

Fri, January 26                   National Spouses Day

Sat, January 27                  e-Day

Sat, January 27                  Chocolate Cake Day

Sun, January 28                 Data Privacy Day

Sun, January 28                 Fun at Work Day

Mon, January 29               Puzzle Day

Tue, January 30                 Croissant Day

Wed, January 31               Backwards Day

Fri, February 2                   Play Your Ukulele Day

Fri, February 2                   Day of the Crêpe

Sat, February 3                  Carrot Cake Day

Sat, February 3                  Ice Cream for Breakfast Day

Sun, February 4                 Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day

Sun, February 4                 Stuffed Mushroom Day

Sun, February 4                 Create a Vacuum Day

Sun, February 4                 Thank Your Mailman Day

Mon, February 5               Chocolate Fondue Day

Mon, February 5               National Weatherperson’s Day

Mon, February 5               World Nutella Day

Tue, February 6                 Lame Duck Day

Wed, February 7               Safer Internet Day

Wed, February 7               e-Day

Wed, February 7               Send a Card to a Friend Day

Thu, February 8                 Laugh and Get Rich Day

Fri, February 9                   National Bagel Day

Fri, February 9                   Toothache Day

Fri, February 9                   National Pizza Day

Sat, February 10                Umbrella Day

Sun, February 11               Make a Friend Day

Sun, February 11               Don’t Cry Over Spilled Milk Day

Mon, February 12             Darwin Day

Tue, February 13               Clean Out Your Computer Day

Wed, February 14             Ferris Wheel Day

Wed, February 14             Library Lovers Day

Thu, February 15              Singles Awareness Day

Thu, February 15              Gumdrop Day

Fri, February 16                 Do a Grouch a Favor Day

Sat, February 17                Random Act of Kindness Day

Sun, February 18               Battery Day

Mon, February 19             Chocolate Mint Day

Tue, February 20               National Love Your Pet Day

Tue, February 20               Hoodie Hoo Day

Thu, February 22              Single Tasking Day

Thu, February 22              Be Humble Day

Thu, February 22              World Thinking Day

Fri, February 23                 International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day

Fri, February 23                 National Chili Day

Sat, February 24                Tortilla Chip Day

Sun, February 25               World Sword Swallowers Day

Mon, February 26             Pistachio Day

Mon, February 26             Tell a Fairy Tale Day

Mon, February 26             National Wear Red Day

Tue, February 27               No Brainer Day

Wed, February 28              Rare Disease Day

Wed, February 28              Public Sleeping Day

Thu, March 1                      World Compliment Day

Thu, March 1                      National Pig Daypig in the water swimming

Thu, March 1                      Plan a Solo Vacation Day

Fri, March 2                        Dr. Seuss Day

Fri, March 2                        Old Stuff Day

Sat, March 3                       I Want You to be Happy Day

Sat, March 3                       National Corndog Day

Sun, March 4                      March Forth and Do Something Day

Mon, March 5                    Learn What Your Name Means Day

Mon, March 5                    Cinco de Marcho

Tue, March 6                      National Oreo Day

Tue, March 6                      Dentist’s Day

Wed, March 7                    Alexander Graham Bell Day

Wed, March 7                    National Cereal Day

Thu, March 8                      Proofreading Day

Fri, March 9                        National Meatball Day

Sat, March 10                     Mario Day

Sun, March 11                    Oatmeal Nut Waffle Day

Mon, March 12                  Alfred Hitchcock Day

Tue, March 13                    Jewel Day

Tue, March 13                    Napping Day

Wed, March 14                  Pi Day

Wed, March 14                  Steak and BJ Day

Thu, March 15                   Everything You Think is Wrong Day

Thu, March 15                   Ides of March

Fri, March 16                      Absolutely Incredible Kid Day

Fri, March 16                      Every Thing You Do is Right Day

Sat, March 17                     Submarine Day

Sun, March 18                    Awkward Moments Day

Mon, March 19                  Let’s Laugh Day

Tue, March 20                    World Storytelling Day

Tue, March 20                    Proposal Day

Wed, March 21                  Common Courtesy Day

Thu, March 22                   National Goof Off Day

Fri, March 23                      Near Miss Day

Fri, March 23                      OK Day

Fri, March 23                      Puppy Day

Sat, March 24                     Chocolate Covered Raisins Day

Sun, March 25                    Waffle Day

Sun, March 25                    Tolkien Reading Day

Mon, March 26                  Make Up Your Own Holiday Day

Mon, March 26                  Purple Day

Tue, March 27                    Spanish Paella Day

Wed, March 28                  Something on a Stick Day

Thu, March 29                    Smoke and Mirrors Day

Fri, March 30                      Take a Walk in the Park Day

Fri, March 30                      National Doctors’ Day

Sat, March 31                     Bunsen Burner Day

Sat, March 31                     National Crayon Day

Sunday, April 1                  April Fool’s Day

Tue, April 3                         World Party Day

Wed, April 4                       Tell a Lie Day

Thu, April 5                         Read a Road Map Day

Thu, April 5                         First Contact Day

Fri, April 6                            Sorry Charlie Day

Fri, April 6                            National Tartan Day

Sat, April 7                           Walk to Work Day

Tue, April 10                       Siblings Day

Wed, April 11                     Barbershop Quartet Day

Wed, April 11                     Be Kind to Lawyers Day

Wed, April 11                     National Pet Day

Thu, April 12                       Grilled Cheese Day

Thu, April 12                       Yuri’s Night

Fri, April 13                         Scrabble Day

Sat, April 14                        International Moment of Laughter Day

Sat, April 14                        Reach as High as You Can Dayreaching for the moon

Sat, April 14                        Look up the Sky Day

Sun, April 15                       Record Store Day

Mon, April 16                     Eggs Benedict Day

Mon, April 16                     Wear Pajamas to Work Day

Tue, April 17                       Herbalist Day

Tue, April 17                       Haiku Poetry Day

Wed, April 18                     Columnist Day

Thu, April 19                       Bicycle Day

Fri, April 20                         Look Alike Day

Fri, April 20                         National High Five Day

Fri, April 20                         Lima Bean Respect Day

Sat, April 21                        The Day of Silence

Sat, April 21                        National Tea Day

Sun, April 22                       Earth Day

Sun, April 22                       Jelly Bean Day

Mon, April 23                     Take a Chance Day

Mon, April 23                     Impossible Astronaut Day

Mon, April 23                     Lover’s Day

Tue, April 24                       Poem in Your Pocket Day

Wed, April 25                     DNA Day

Thu, April 26                       Pretzel Day

Thu, April 26                       Richter Scale Day

Fri, April 27                         Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day

Fri, April 27                         World Pinhole Photography Day

Sun, April 29                       Zipper Day

Sun, April 29                       International Dance Day

Sun, April 29                       Astronomy Day

Mon, April 30                     Honesty Day

Tue, May 1                          Batman Day

Fri, May 4                            Star Wars Day

Sat, May 5                           No Pants Day

Sat, May 5                           Space Day

Sun, May 6                          Herb Day

Sun, May 6                          World Laughter Day

Sun, May 6                          Free Comic Book Day

Sun, May 6                          Beverage Day

Sun, May 6                          International No Diet Day

Wed, May 9                        Lost Sock Memorial Day

Wed, May 9                        Europe Day

Thu, May 10                        National School Nurse Day

Thu, May 10                        Clean Up Your Room Day

Fri, May 11                          Twilight Zone Day

Fri, May 11                          Eat What You Want Day

Sat, May 12                         Limerick Day

Sat, May 12                         Military Spouse Appreciation Day

Sun, May 13                        Frog Jumping Day

Mon, May 14                      Dance Like a Chicken Day

Tue, May 15                        Chocolate Chip Day

Wed, May 17                      Pack Rat Daymulti colored socks

Fri, May 18                          No Dirty Dishes Day

Fri, May 19                          May Ray Day

Fri, May 19                          Pizza Party Day

Fri, May 19                          Bike to Work Day

Sun, May 20                        Be a Millionaire Day

Mon, May 21                      Talk Like Yoda Day

Tue, May 22                        Buy a Musical Instrument Day

Wed, May 23                      World Turtle Day

Thu, May 24                        Scavenger Hunt Day

Fri, May 25                          Towel Day

Fri, May 25                          Sing Out Day

Sat, May 26                         World Lindy Hop Day

Sat, May 26                         National Paper Airplane Day

Sun, May 27                        Mon Screen Day

Mon, May 28                      Hamburger Day

Tue, May 29                        Put a Pillow on Your Fridge Day

Wed, May 30                      My Bucket’s Got a Hole Day

Thu, May 31                        Macaroon Day

Fri, June 1                            Say Something Nice Day

Sat, June 2                           Leave the Office Early Day

Sat, June 2                           National Donut Day

Sun, June 3                          Repeat Day

Mon, June 4                        National Cheese Day

Mon, June 4                        Hug Your Cat Day

Wed, June 6                        Drive-In Movie Day

Thu, June 7                         National Running Day

Thu, June 7                         VCR Day

Fri, June 8                            Best Friends Day

Sat, June 9                           Donald Duck Day

Sun, June 10                       Iced Tea Day

Mon, June 11                     Corn on the Cob Day

Tue, June 12                       Red Rose Day

Wed, June 13                     International Axe Throwing Day

Wed, June 13                     Sewing Machine Day

Fri, June 15                          Nature Photography Day

Sat, June 16                        Bloomsday

Sun, June 17                       World Juggling Day

Sun, June 17                       Eat Your Vegetables Dayhappy and sad faces

Mon, June 18                     International Picnic Day

Mon, June 18                     International Panic Day

Tue, June 19                       Sauntering Day

Wed, June 20                     International Surfing Day

Thu, June 21                       National Selfie Day

Thu, June 21                       Daylight Appreciation Day

Thu, June 21                       Go Skateboarding Day

Fri, June 22                          Onion Ring Day

Sat, June 23                        Take Your Dog to Work Day

Sat, June 23                        Typewriter Day

Sat, June 23                        National Pink Day

Sun, June 24                       Swim a Lap Day

Mon, June 25                     Please Take my Children to Work Day

Tue, June 26                       Chocolate Pudding Day

Wed, June 27                     Helen Keller Day

Thu, June 28                       Christopher Street Day

Thu, June 28                       Tau Day

Thu, June 28                       CAPS LOCK DAY

Fri, June 29                          Camera Day

Sat, June 30                        Meteor Watch Day

Sun, July 1                           International Joke Day

Mon, July 2                         World UFO Day

Mon, July 2                         I Forgot Day

Tue, July 3                           International Plastic Bag Free Day

Tue, July 3                           Compliment Your Mirror Day

Wed, July 4                         Sidewalk Egg Frying Day

Thu, July 5                           Workaholics Day

Fri, July 6                              National Fried Chicken Day

Fri, July 6                              World Kissing Day

Sat, July 7                             Tell the Truth Day

Sat, July 7                             International Free Hugs Day

Sun, July 8                           Video Games Day

Sun, July 8                           Math 2.0 Day

Mon, July 9                         Sugar Cookie Day

Tue, July 10                         Teddy Bears’ Picnic Day

Tue, July 10                         Clerihew Day

Wed, July 11                       Cheer Up the Lonely Day

Thu, July 12                         Simplicity Day

Fri, July 13                           National French Fry Day

Fri, July 13                           Embrace Your Geekness Day

Sat, July 14                          Pandemonium Day

Sun, July 15                         Gummi Worm Day

Mon, July 16                       National Ice Cream Day

Mon, July 16                       Corn Fritters Day

Tue, July 17                         World Emoji Day

Tue, July 17                         Yellow Pig Day

Wed, July 18                       Caviar Day

Thu, July 19                         Stick Out Your Tongue Day

Thu, July 19                         National Hot Dog Day

Fri, July 20                           Space Exploration Day

Sat, July 21                          Junk Food Day

Sun, July 22                         Pi Approximation Day

Mon, July 23                       Vanilla Ice Cream Day

Tue, July 24                         Cousins Day

Wed, July 25                       Culinarians Day

Wed, July 25                       Christmas in July Day

Thu, July 26                         Uncle and Aunt Day

Fri, July 27                           Take your Pants for a Walk Day

Sat, July 28                          Milk Chocolate Day

Sun, July 29                         National Chicken Wing Day

Sun, July 29                         Lasagna Day

Sun, July 29                         National Dance Day

Mon, July 30                       National Cheesecake Day

Tue, July 31                         National Mutt Day

Tue, July 31                         Uncommon Musical Instrument Day

Wed, August 1                   Girlfriend’s Day

Wed, August 1                   Yorkshire Day

Thu, August 2                     Ice Cream Sandwich Day

Fri, August 3                       Watermelon Day

Sat, August 4                      Single Working Women’s Day

Sun, August 5                     Work Like a Dog Day

Sun, August 5                     International Friendship Dayto people pointing at each other

Mon, August 6                   Fresh Breath Day

Mon, August 6                   Sisters’ Day

Tue, August 7                     Lighthouse Day

Wed, August 8                   Happiness Happens Day

Wed, August 8                   International Cat Day

Thu, August 9                     Book Lovers Day

Fri, August 10                     National S’mores Day

Fri, August 10                     Lazy Day

Sat, August 11                    Son and Daughter Day

Sun, August 12                   Middle Child Day

Mon, August 13                 Left-Handers Day

Tue, August 14                  Creamsicle Day

Wed, August 15                 Pythagorean Theorem Day

Wed, August 15                 Relaxation Day

Thu, August 16                  Tell a Joke Day

Fri, August 17                     Thrift Shop Day

Sat, August 18                    Mail Order Catalog Day

Sun, August 19                   World Photo Day

Mon, August 20                 Chocolate Pecan Pie Day

Wed, August 22                 Be An Angel Day

Thu, August 23                  Ride Like the Wind Day

Fri, August 24                     National Waffle Day

Fri, August 24                     Pluto Demoted Day

Sat, August 25                    Kiss and Make up Day

Sun, August 26                   National Dog Day

Sun, August 26                   Dog Appreciation Day

Mon, August 27                 The Duchess Who Wasn’t Day

Tue, August 28                   Bow Tie Day

Wed, August 29                 According to Hoyle Day

Thu, August 30                  Frankenstein Day

Fri, August 31                     Eat Outside Day

Sat, September 1             No Rhyme or Reason Day

Sat, September 1             Emma Nutt Day

Sat, September 1             Random Acts of Kindness Day

Sun, September 2            Bison Ten Yell Day

Mon, September 3          Skyscraper Day

Tue, September 4            Eat an Extra Dessert Day

Wed, September 5          Cheese Pizza Day

Wed, September 5          Be Late for Something Day

Thu, September 6            Read a Book Day

Thu, September 6            Fight Procrastination Day

Fri, September 7               Salami Day

Sat, September 8             Pardon Day

Sun, September 9            Teddy Bear Day

Mon, September 10        Swap Ideas Day

Tue, September 11          Make Your Bed Day

Wed, September 12        National Video Game Day

Wed, September 12        Chocolate Milkshake Day

Thu, September 13          Roald Dahl Day

Thu, September 13          Positive Thinking Day

Thu, September 13          International Chocolate Day

Fri, September 14            Hug Your Hound Day

Sat, September 15           International Dot Day

Sat, September 15           Make a Hat Dayhats on a rack

Sun, September 16          Guacamole Day

Sun, September 16          Collect Rocks Day

Mon, September 17        International Country Music Day

Mon, September 17        Wife Appreciation Day

Tue, September 18          Rice Krispie Treat Day

Tue, September 18          National Cheeseburger Day

Wed, September 19        National Gymnastics Day

Wed, September 19        International Talk Like a Pirate Day

Thu, September 20          Punch Day

Fri, September 21            Miniature Golf Day

Sat, September 22           Mabon

Sat, September 22           Hobbit Day

Sun, September 23          Checkers Day

Mon, September 24        Punctuation Day

Tue, September 25          Comic Book Day

Wed, September 26        Love Note Day

Wed, September 26        Johnny Appleseed Day

Thu, September 27          Crush a Can Day

Fri, September 28            Ask a Stupid Question Day

Fri, September 28            Good Neighbor Day

Sat, September 29           National Coffee Day

Sun, September 30          Astronomy Day

Sun, September 30          Hot Mulled Cider Day

Sun, September 30            National Public Lands Day

Mon, October 1                 International Coffee Day

Mon, October 1                 Balloons Around the World Day

Tue, October 2                   Phileas Fogg Wager Day

Wed, October 3                  National Boyfriend Day

Thu, October 4                   World Animal Day

Thu, October 4                   Taco Day

Fri, October 5                     Chic Spy Day

Sat, October 6                    World Smile Day

Sat, October 6                    Mad Hatter Day

Sun, October 7                   Frappé Day

Sun, October 7                   Card Making Day

Mon, October 8                 Pastor Appreciation Day

Mon, October 8                 Pierogi Day

Tue, October 9                   Curious Events Day

Wed, October 10                Handbag Day

Thu, October 11                It’s My Party Day

Fri, October 12                   Old Farmers Day

Sat, October 13                 International Skeptics Day

Sun, October 14                 National Dessert Day

Mon, October 15              I Love Lucy Day

Tue, October 16                National Clean Out Your Virtual Desktop Day

Tue, October 16                Dictionary Day

Wed, October 17              Wear Something Gaudy Day

Wed, October 17              National Pasta DaySpaghetti in a bunch

Thu, October 18               Chocolate Cupcake Day

Fri, October 20                  International Sloth Day

Sun, October 21                Count your Buttons Day

Sun, October 21                Sweetest Day

Sun, October 21               Apple Day

Sun, October 21               International Day of the nacho

Mon, October 22              National Nut Day

Mon, October 22              CAPS LOCK DAY

Tue, October 23                Mole Day

Wed, October 24              Bologna Day

Thu, October 25                Sourest Day

Fri, October 26                   Howl at the Moon Day and Night

Fri, October 26                   National Pumpkin Day

Fri, October 27                   National Black Cat Day

Sun, October 28                 National Chocolate Day

Sun, October 28                International Observe the Moon Night

Sun, October 28                 International Animation Day

Sun, October 28                 Make a Difference Day

Mon, October 29              National Cat Day

Mon, October 29              Internet Day

Tue, October 30               Candy Corn Day

Tue, October 30                Mischief Night

Wed, October 31              Magic Day

Thu, November 1             Author’s Day

Fri, November 2               Men Make Dinner Day

Fri, November 2               Deviled Eggs Day

Sat, November 3              Sandwich Day

Sun, November 4             Common Sense Day

Mon, November 5           Zero Tasking Day

Tue, November 6             Saxophone Day

Wed, November 7           Bittersweet Chocolate with Almonds Day

Thu, November 8             Tongue Twister Day

Fri, November 9              Chaos Never Dies Day

Sat, November 10            Forget Me Not Day

Sat, November 10            Vanilla Cupcake Day

Sun, November 11           Origami Day

Tue, November 13           World Kindness Day

Tue, November 13           Sadie Hawkins DayElvis in prison clothes

Wed, November 14         Pickle Day

Wed, November 14         Spicy Guacamole Day

Thu, November 15           America Recycles Day

Thu, November 15           Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day

Fri, November 16             Use Less Stuff Day

Fri, November 16             Fast Food Day

Sat, November 17            Take A Hike Day

Sun, November 18           National Adoption Day

Sun, November 18           Mickey Mouse Birthday

Sun, November 18           Push Button Phone Day

Mon, November 20         National Absurdity Day

Wed, November 21         World Hello Day

Thu, November 22           Go for a Ride Day

Fri, November 23             Fibonacci Day

Fri, November 23             National Day of Mourning

Sat, November 24            Celebrate Your Unique Talent Day

Sat, November 24            Buy Nothing Day

Sun, November 25           Shopping Reminder Day

Mon, November 26         Cake Day

Wed, November 28         Red Planet Day

Thu, November 29           Electronic Greeting Card Day

Fri, November 30             Computer Security Day

Sat, December 1               Eat a Red Apple Day

Sun, December 2              National Mutt Day

Sun, December 2              Fritters Day

Mon, December 3            Make a Gift Day

Tue, December 4              National Cookie Day

Tue, December 4              Wear Brown Shoes Day

Wed, December 5            Day of the Ninja

Thu, December 6              Put on Your Own Shoes Day

Thu, December 6              Microwave Oven Day

Fri, December 7                 Letter Writing Day

Sat, December 8               National Brownie Day

Sat, December 8               Official Lost and Found Day

Sat, December 8               Pretend to Be a Time Traveler Day

Sun, December 9              Christmas Card Day

Mon, December 10          Jane Addams Day

Mon, December 10          Dewey Decimal System Day

Tue, December 11            Noodle Ring Day

Wed, December 12          Gingerbread House Day

Thu, December 13           Christmas Jumper Day

Fri, December 14              Monkey Day

Sat, December 15             National Cupcake Day

Sun, December 16            Chocolate Covered Anything Day

Sun, December 16            Free Shipping Day

Mon, December 17          Wright Brothers Day

Wed, December 19          Underdog Day

Wed, December 19          Ugly Sweater Daygirl in sweater

Thu, December 20           Sangria Day

Thu, December 20           National Regifting Day

Fri, December 21              International Dalek Remembrance Day

Fri, December 21              Yule

Sat, December 22             Date Nut Bread Day

Sun, December 23            Festivus

Mon, December 24          Eggnog Day

Tue, December 25            Grav Mass Day

Tue, December 25            Alphabet Day or No quote Day

Wed, December 26          Thank You Note Day

Thu, December 27           No Interruptions Day

Fri, December 28              Card Playing Day

Sat, December 29             Pepper Pot Day

Sun, December 30            Bicarbonate of Soda Day

Sun, December 30            National Bacon Day

Mon, December 31          Make Up Your Mind Day


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