From historical to hilarious: 30 days of holidays in June

30 days of holidays in JuneAre you looking for some inspiration for teachable moments and fun activities this month?

Here are holidays, anniversaries and more to coincide with every day in June.

All Month:

  • Zoo and Aquarium Month
  • National Accordion Awareness Month
  • National Adopt a Cat Month
  • National Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Month
  • Audiobook Month
  • Rose Month
  • Great Outdoors Month
  • National Drive Safe Month (Perhaps it should be adverb month as well and we could make that “safely”!)
  • National Iced Tea Month
  • National Rose Month
  • National Safety Month
  • National Tennis Month
  • Potty Training Awareness Month


1 Flip a Coin Day, Oscar the Grouch’s birthday, National Go Barefoot Day, Say Something Nice Day

2 Radio Was Patented In 1896, National Running Day

3 1st U.S. Spacewalk in 1965

4 Applesauce Cake Day, 1st Ford Made, Hug Your Cat Day, Aesop’s birthday

5 World Environment Day, First Hot Air Balloon Flight, National Gingerbread Day,  Richard Scarry’s Birthday

6 National Gardening Exercise Day, National Yo-Yo Day, D-Day, First Drive-in Movie Theater Opened (In New Jersey in 1933), National Cancer Survivors Day

7 National Chocolate Ice Cream Day, Daniel Boone’s birthday

8 Best Friends Day, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Birthday (In 1867), World Ocean Day

9 Donald Duck Day

10 Iced Tea Day, Minnesota native Judy Garland’s birthday

11 Hug Holiday, E.T. premiered (in 1982), Corn on the Cob Day

12 Red Rose Day, Magic Day, Anne Frank’s Birthday (Born in 1929 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany), The Baseball was Invented In 1839.

13 Sewing Machine Day, Weed Your Garden Day, Abused Women and Children Awareness Day, Race Unity Day

14 Flag Day, Caldecott Medal First Awarded In 1937, World Juggling Day, World Blood Donor Day, Family History Day

15 Smile Power Day, Fly a Kite Day, Native American Citizenship Day, Nature Photography Day

16 Fresh Veggies Day, Bloomsday

17 Eat Your Vegetables Day

18 Go Fishing Day, International Picnic Day, National Splurge Day

19 Juneteenth (the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States)

20 Father’s Day, Ice Cream Soda Day, Bald Eagle Day, World Refugee Day

21 1st Day of Summer, Summer Solstice, Go Skate Day, World Humanist Day

22 National Chocolate Eclair Day, US Department of Justice Established

23 National Pink Day, Johannes Gutenberg’s Birthday (born in 1400), Edward VIII – King of England’s Birthday (Born in 1894), June Carter-Cash’s Birthday (Born in 1929), Typewriter patented in 1868, United Nations Public Service Day, Public Service Day

24 Swim a Lap Day, UFO Day, Fairy Day

25 Log Cabin Day, National Catfish Day, Eric Carle’s birthday

26  Forgiveness Day, Bicycle Patented In 1819, National Chocolate Pudding Day, Toothbrush Invented
In 1498

27 Sun Glasses Day,  Captain Kangaroo’s Birthday, Helen Keller’s Birthday (Born in 1880), Melody for Happy Birthday Song Written in 1859 (by two teachers as a classroom greeting)

28 Paul Bunyan Day

29 Camera Day, Library Advocacy Day, Hug Holiday

30 Meteor Day, Superman’s birthday




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