July 2018 Observances for Your
Senior Activity Calendar

Find interesting and unique observances and holidays for you to use as inspiration for your senior activity program.

Fun Observances and Holidays for July
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July 2018 Monthly Observances

  • Cell Phone Courtesy Month
  • Family Golf Month
  • Get Ready for Kindergarten Month
  • Herbal/Prescription Interaction Awareness Month
  • International Zine (small magazine) Month
  • National Blueberry Month
  • National "Doghouse Repairs" Month
  • National Family Reunion Month
  • National Grilling Month
  • National Horseradish Month
  • National Hot Dog Month
  • National Ice Cream Month
  • National Make a Difference to Children Month
  • National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month
  • National Park and Recreation Month
  • National Vacation Rental Month
  • National Watermelon Month
  • Smart Irrigation Month
  • Social Wellness Month
  • Women's Motorcycle Month
  • Worldwide Bereaved Parents Awareness Month

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July 2018 Weekly Observances

  • Air Conditioning Appreciation Days (July 3 - August 15)
  • Dog Days of Summer (July 3 - August 11)
  • National Farriers Week (July 8-14)
  • Nude Recreation Week (July 9-15)
  • Captive Nations Week (July 15-21)
  • National Bridal Sale Event Days (July 21-28)
  • National Moth Week (July 21-29)
  • Single Working Women's Week (July 29 - August 4)

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July 2018 Daily Observances

July 1

  • Canada Day
  • National Gingersnap Day
  • National Postal Worker Day
  • Resolution Renewal Day
  • Second Half of the New Year Day

July 2

  • Caribbean Day
  • I Forgot Day
  • Made in the USA Day
  • World U.F.O. Day, to encourage people to watch the skies for unidentified flying objects

July 3

  • Compliment-Your-Mirror Day
  • Eat Beans Day
  • International Plastic Bag Free Day
  • National Chocolate Wafer Day
  • Stay Out of the Sun Day

July 4

  • Caesar Salad Day
  • Independence Day
  • Independence-From-Meat Day
  • National Barbecued Spareribs Day

July 5

  • National Apple Turnover Day

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July 6

  • National Fried Chicken Day
  • Take Your Webmaster to Lunch Day

July 7

  • Father-Daughter Take a Walk Together Day
  • Hop-a-Park Day
  • International Day of Cooperatives
  • National Strawberry Sundae Day
  • Tell the Truth Day
  • World Chocolate Day

July 8

  • National Chocolate With Almonds Day
  • SCUD (Savor the Comic, Unplug the Drama) Day

July 9

  • International Town Criers Day
  • National Sugar Cookie Day

July 10

  • Don't Step on a Bee Day
  • National Pick Blueberries Day
  • National Piña Colada Day
  • Teddy Bears' Picnic Day

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July 11

  • All-American Pet Photo Day
  • Day of the Five Billion, the day that the Earth's five billionth inhabitant was born
  • National Blueberry Muffin Day
  • National Mojito Day
  • World Population Day
  • 7-Eleven Day

July 12

  • Different Colored Eyes Day
  • Eat Your Jello Day
  • National Pecan Pie Day
  • Paper Bag Day
  • Simplicity Day

July 13

  • Embrace Your Geekness Day
  • Friday the Thirteenth
  • Gruntled Workers Day
  • National Beef Tallow Day
  • National French Fries Day
  • National Motorcycle Day

July 14

  • Bastille Day
  • Carver Day
  • National Mac and Cheese Day
  • National Tape Measure Day

July 15

  • I Love Horses Day
  • National Give Something Away Day
  • National Gummy Worm Day
  • National Ice Cream Day
  • National Tapioca Pudding Day

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July 16

  • Fresh Spinach Day
  • National Get Out of the Doghouse Day
  • National Personal Chef Day
  • World Snake Day

July 17

  • Major League Baseball All-Star Game in Washington, D.C.
  • National Peach Ice Cream Day
  • National Tattoo Day
  • World Emoji Day

July 18

  • National Caviar Day
  • National Hot Dog Day
  • National Sour Candy Day
  • Nelson Mandela International Day
  • Take Your Poet to Work Day

July 19

  • National Daiquiri Day

July 20

  • Moon Day, recognizing man's first landing on the moon in 1969
  • National Lollipop Day
  • National Pennsylvania Day

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July 21

  • National Junk Food Day
  • National Woodie Wagon Day
  • No Pet Store Puppies Day
  • Toss Away the "Could Haves" and "Should Haves" Day

July 22

  • Auntie's Day
  • Parents' Day
  • Rat Catchers Day, recognizing the legend of the Pied Piper of Hamelin

July 23

  • Gorgeous Grandma Day
  • Hot Enough For Ya Day
  • National Vanilla Ice Cream Day

July 24

  • Cousins Day
  • International Self-Care Day
  • National Drive-Thru Day
  • National Tell an Old Joke Day
  • National Tequila Day
  • Pioneer Day in Utah

July 25

  • National Hot Fudge Sundae Day
  • National Merry-Go-Round Day
  • National Wine and Cheese Day
  • Thread the Needle Day

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July 26

  • National Aunt and Uncle's Day
  • National Chili Dog Day
  • National Coffee Milkshake Day
  • National Refreshment Day

July 27

  • Full Buck Moon
  • National Intern Day
  • National Scotch Day
  • Take Your Houseplant for a Walk Day
  • Walk on Stilts Day

July 28

  • National Dance Day
  • National Day of the Cowboy
  • National Milk Chocolate Day

July 29

  • Global Tiger Day
  • National Lasagna Day
  • National Lipstick Day

July 30

  • Father-in-Law Day
  • International Day of Friendship
  • National Cheesecake Day
  • National Chicken and Waffles Day
  • National Whistleblower Appreciation Day
  • World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

July 31

  • National Raspberry Cake Day
  • World Ranger Day

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