February is remembered for being Black History Month (also known as National African American History Month).  It is also remembered as the month where Ground Hog’s Day, Valentine Day’s, and President’s Day.  But what about the other celebrations this month?

National Month’s

How many of you knew that February is also:

  • National Cancer Prevention Month
  • National Fasting February
  • National Self Check Month
  • National Enrolled Agents Month
  • Free and Open Source Software Month
  • American Heart Month
  • An Affair to Remember Month
  • Canned Food Month
  • Creative Romance Month

National Days

Did you know that February also contains the flowing National Days?

February 1

  • National Baked Alaska Day
  • National Dark Chocolate Day
  • National Freedom Day (Freedom From Slavery)
  • National Get Up Day
  • National Serpent Day
  • National Texas Day
  • February International Days

February 2

  • National Heavenly Hash Day
  • National Tater Tot Day
  • National Groundhog Day
  • National Girls and Women in Sports Day – Changes Annually (February 2, 2022)

February 3

  • National Carrot Cake Day
  • National Day the Music Died Day
  • National Missing Persons Day
  • National Women Physicians Day
  • Optimist Day – First Thursday in February

February 4

  • National Create a Vacuum day
  • National Hemp Day
  • National Homemade Soup Day
  • National Thank a Mail Carrier Day
  • National Wear Red Day – First Friday in February
  • Bubble Gum Day – First Friday in February

February 5

  • National Shower with a Friend Day
  • National Weatherperson’s Day
  • World Nutella Day
  • Ice Cream for Breakfast Day – First Saturday in February
  • National Play Outside Day – First Saturday of Every Month

February 6

  • National Frozen Yogurt Day
  • National Lame Duck Day
  • National Chopsticks Day

February 7

  • National Fettuccine Alfredo Day
  • National Periodic Table Day
  • National Send a Card to a Friend Day

February 8

  • National Boy Scouts Day
  • National Kite Flying Day
  • National Iowa Day
  • Safer Internet Day U.S. – Changes Annually (February 8, 2022

February 9

  • National Cut the Cord Day
  • National Bagel and Lox Day
  • National Pizza Day
  • National Toothache Day

February 10

  • National Cream Cheese Brownie Day
  • National Home Warranty Day
  • National Umbrella Day
  • National Giving Hearts Day – Second Thursday in February

February 11

  • National Don’t Cry Over Spilled Milk Day
  • National Inventors’ Day
  • National Make a Friend Day
  • National Peppermint Patty Day
  • National Shut-In Visitation Day
  • National White Shirt Day

February 12

  • National Plum Pudding Day
  • Global Movie Day – Second Saturday in February

February 13

  • Galentine’s Day
  • National Cheddar Day
  • National Tortellini Day
  • National Pork Rind Day – Day of the Big Game

February 14

  • National Cream-Filled Chocolates Day
  • National Ferris Wheel Day
  • National Organ Donor Day
  • National Football Hangover Day – The Day After the Big Game
  • National Clean Out Your Computer Day – Second Monday in February

February 15

  • National Gumdrop Day
  • Singles Awareness Day
  • National Wisconsin Day

February 16

  • National Almond Day
  • National Do A Grouch a Favor Day
  • National Pancake Day – IHOP – Changes Annually (February 16, 2021)

February 17

  • National Random Acts of Kindness Day
  • National Cabbage Day

February 18

  • National Battery Day
  • National Crab Stuffed Flounder Day
  • National Drink Wine Day
  • No One Eats Alone Day – Changes Annually (February 18, 2022)
  • National Caregivers Day – Third Friday in February

February 19

  • National Arabian Horse Day *
  • National Red Sock Day * – Third Saturday in February
  • National Chocolate Mint Day
  • National Lash Day
  • National Vet Girls RISE Day

February 20

  • National Comfy Day
  • National Cherry Pie Day
  • National Love Your Pet Day
  • National Muffin Day

February  21

  • National Grain-Free Day
  • National Sticky Bun Day

February 22

  • National Supermarket Employee Day *
  • National California Day
  • National Cook a Sweet Potato Day
  • National Margarita Day
  • World Spay Day – Last Tuesday in February

February 23

  • National Banana Bread Day
  • National Dog Biscuit Day
  • National Tile Day

February 24

  • National Tortilla Chip Day
  • National Toast Day – Last Thursday in February
  • National Chili Day – Fourth Thursday in February

February  25

  • National Chocolate Covered Nut Day
  • National Clam Chowder Day
  • Skip the Straw Day – Fourth Friday in February

February  26

  • National Set a Good Example Day *
  • National Pistachio Day
  • National Tell a Fairy Tale Day

February 27

  • Anosmia Awareness Day
  • National Kahlua Day
  • National Retro Day
  • National Strawberry Day
  • National Polar Bear Day

February 28

  • National Chocolate Souffle Day
  • National Floral Design Day
  • National Public Sleeping Day
  • National Tooth Fairy Day
  • Rare Disease Day USA – Last Day in February

February 29 (Every Four Years)

  • National Time Refund Day