American Food Holidays

Does anybody know what day it is?

I took most of this from the old list of food holidays that were on the web page, which eventually stopped working. I like its simplicity.




Bread Machine Baking Month
National Candy Month
National Egg Month
National Hot Tea Month
National Meat Month
National Oatmeal Month
National Soup Month
National Wheat Bread Month
Prune Breakfast Month
National Pizza WeekSecond Week
National Meat WeekFourth Week
National Irish Coffee Week Fourth Week
Bloody Mary DayJanuary 1
Apple Gifting DayJanuary 1
National Cream Puff DayJanuary 2
Chocolate-Covered Cherry DayJanuary 3
National Spaghetti DayJanuary 4
National Whipped Cream DayJanuary 5
Bean DayJanuary 6
National Shortbread DayJanuary 6
National Tempura DayJanuary 7
English Toffee DayJanuary 8
National Apricot Day January 9
Bittersweet Chocolate Day January 10
Milk Day January 11
Hot Toddy Day January 11
Curried Chicken Day January 12
National Peach Melba DayJanuary 13
National Hot Pastrami Sandwich DayJanuary 14
Strawberry Ice Cream DayJanuary 15
National Fig Newton DayJanuary 16
International Hot & Spicy Food DayJanuary 16
Hot-Buttered Rum DayJanuary 17
Peking Duck DayJanuary 18
National Popcorn Day January 19
National Buttercrunch Day January 20
National Cheese Lover's Day January 20
National Granola Bar Day January 20
New England Clam Chowder DayJanuary 21
National Blonde Brownie DayJanuary 22
National Rhubarb Pie DayJanuary 23
National Peanut Butter Day January 24
Lobster Thermidor Day January 24
National Irish Coffee Day January 25
National Pistachio Day January 26
Chocolate Cake DayJanuary 27
National Blueberry Pancake DayJanuary 28
National Corn Chip DayJanuary 29
National Croissant Day January 30
Brandy Alexander DayJanuary 31
Hot Chocolate DayJanuary 31


Berry Fresh Month
Celebration of Chocolate Month
Great American Pies Month
National Cherry Month
National Fiber Focus Month
National Hot Breakfast Month
National Grapefruit Month
National Snack Food Month
Potato Lover's Month
Sweet Potato Month
Shape Up With Pickles TimeFirst Week
Great American Pizza BakeSecond Week
Jell-O® WeekSecond Week
Kraut and Frankfurter Week Second Week
National Pancake WeekFourth Week
Food Checkout WeekFourth Week
International Pancake DayShrove Tuesday (February or March)
Oatmeal MondaySecond Monday
National Baked Alaska DayFebruary 1
Heavenly Hash DayFebruary 2
Crepes Day (France)February 2
National Carrot Cake DayFebruary 3
Homemade Soup DayFebruary 4
National Stuffed Mushroom DayFebruary 4
National Chocolate Fondue DayFebruary 5
Nutella DayFebruary 6
National Fettucini Alfredo DayFebruary 7
Molasses Bar Day February 8
National Bagels and Lox Day February 9
Pizza Pie DayFebruary 9
Cream Cheese Brownie DayFebruary 10
Peppermint Patty DayFebruary 11
National Plum Pudding DayFebruary 12
National Tortellini DayFebruary 13
National Creme-Filled Chocolates DayFebruary 14
National Gumdrop DayFebruary 15
National Almond DayFebruary 16
National Indian Pudding DayFebruary 17
National Café Au Lait Day February 17
National Cabbage Day February 17
Crab-Stuffed Flounder DayFebruary 18
Drink Wine DayFebruary 18
National Chocolate Mint DayFebruary 19
National Margarita DayFebruary 22
National Sticky Bun DayFebruary 21
National Cherry Pie DayFebruary 22
National Banana Bread DayFebruary 23
Dog Biscuit Appreciation DayFebruary 23
National Tortilla Chip DayFebruary 24
National Clam Chowder DayFebruary 25
National Chocolate-Covered Nuts DayFebruary 25
National Pistachio DayFebruary 26
National Chili DayFebruary 26
National Strawberry DayFebruary 27
National Kahlua DayFebruary 27
National Chocolate Souffle DayFebruary 28
Surf and Turf DayFebruary 29 [Leap Day]


National Celery Month
National Flour Month
National Frozen Food Month
National Nutrition Month
National Noodle Month
National Peanut Month
National Sauce Month
National Caffeine Awareness Month
National Veggie Month (United Kingdom)
Chocolate Chip Cookie WeekSecond Week
National School Breakfast WeekSecond Week
American Chocolate WeekThird Week
International Pancake DayShrove Tuesday (February or March)
Maple Syrup Saturday3rd Saturday
National Hot Cross Bun DayGood Friday (March or April)
National Baked Ham with Pineapple Day Easter (March or April)
National Peanut Butter Lover's DayMarch 1
National Fruit Compote DayMarch 1
National Banana Creme Pie DayMarch 2
National Cold Cuts DayMarch 3
National Mulled Wine Day March 3
National Pound Cake DayMarch 4
National Cheese Doodle DayMarch 5
National Frozen Food DayMarch 6
National White Chocolate Cheesecake DayMarch 6
National Crown Roast of Pork DayMarch 7
National Peanut Cluster DayMarch 8
National Crabmeat DayMarch 9
National Blueberry Popover DayMarch 10
Oatmeal-Nut Waffles DayMarch 11
National Baked Scallops DayMarch 12
Coconut Torte DayMarch 13
National Pie Day (Pi)March 14
National Potato Chip DayMarch 14
National Pears Helene DayMarch 15
National Artichoke Hearts DayMarch 16
Corned Beef and Cabbage DayMarch 17
Oatmeal Cookie DayMarch 18
Poultry DayMarch 19
National Chocolate Caramel DayMarch 19
Bock Beer DayMarch 20
National Ravioli DayMarch 20
California Strawberry DayMarch 21
National Water DayMarch 22
Coq Au Vin DayMarch 22
National Chip and Dip DayMarch 23
National Melba Toast DayMarch 23
National Chocolate Covered Raisins DayMarch 24
Pecan DayMarch 25
Waffle DayMarch 25
National Lobster Newburg DayMarch 25
Spinach DayMarch 26
National Spanish Paella DayMarch 27
Something on a Stick DayMarch 28
National Black Forest Cake DayMarch 28
National Lemon Chiffon Cake DayMarch 29
Turkey Neck Soup Day March 30
Tater Day March 31
National Clams on the Halfshell DayMarch 31
Oranges and Lemons DayMarch 31


National Florida Tomato Month
National Food Month
National Soft Pretzel Month
National Soy Foods Month
National Bake WeekBegins First Monday
National Egg Salad Week Second Week
National Hot Cross Bun DayGood Friday (March or April)
National Baked Ham with Pineapple Day Easter (March or April)
National Sourdough Bread Day April 1
National Peanut Butter and Jelly DayApril 2
National Chocolate Mousse DayApril 3
National Cordon Bleu DayApril 4
National Caramel DayApril 5
National Raisin and Spice Bar DayApril 5
National Caramel Popcorn DayApril 6
Coffee Cake DayApril 7
National Empañada Day April 8
Chinese Almond Cookie DayApril 9
National Cinnamon Crescent DayApril 10
National Cheese Fondue DayApril 11
Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day April 12
National Licorice Day April 12
National Peach Cobbler DayApril 13
National Pecan DayApril 14
National Glazed-Spiral Ham DayApril 15
National Eggs Benedict DayApril 16
Day of the Mushroom April 16
National Cheeseball DayApril 17
Animal Crackers Birthday April 18
Garlic Day April 19
National Amaretto DayApril 19
National Pineapple Upside Down Cake DayApril 20
Lima Bean Respect DayApril 20
Chocolate-Covered Cashew Truffle DayApril 21
National Jelly Bean DayApril 22
National Cherry Cheesecake DayApril 23
National Picnic DayApril 23
National Pigs-in-a-Blanket DayApril 24
National Zucchini Bread DayApril 25
National Pretzel Day April 26
National Prime Rib DayApril 27
National Blueberry Pie DayApril 28
National Shrimp Scampi DayApril 29
National Raisin DayApril 30


National Asparagus Month
National Barbeque Month
National Chocolate Custard Month
National Egg Month
National Gazpacho Aficionado Month
National Hamburger Month
National Salad Month
National Salsa Month
National Strawberry Month
National Raisin WeekFirst Week
National Hamburger WeekSecond Week
International Pickles WeekThird Week
National Frozen Yogurt WeekFourth Week
American Beer WeekFourth Week
National Barbecue DayMemorial Day Monday
National Hamburger/ Cheeseburger DayMemorial Day Monday
National Chocolate Parfait DayMay 1
National Truffles DayMay 2
National Raspberry Tart DayMay 3
National Homebrew DayMay 4
National Orange Juice DayMay 4
National Candied Orange Peel DayMay 4
National Chocolate Custard DayMay 5
Cinco de Mayo RecipesMay 5
National Hoagie DayMay 5
Oyster Day May 5
National Crepes Suzette DayMay 6
International No Diet DayMay 6
National Roast Leg of Lamb DayMay 7
National Empañada DayMay 8
National Butterscotch Brownie Day May 9
National Shrimp Day May 10
Eat What You Want DayMay 11
National Nutty Fudge DayMay 12
National Fruit Cocktail DayMay 13
National Buttermilk Biscuit DayMay 14
National Chocolate Chip DayMay 15
National Barbecue DayMay 16
National Coquilles St. Jacques DayMay 16
National Cherry Cobbler DayMay 17
National Cheese Souffle DayMay 18
National Devil's Food Cake DayMay 19
National Quiche Lorraine DayMay 20
Pick Strawberries DayMay 20
National Strawberries and Cream DayMay 21
National Vanilla Pudding Day May 22
National Taffy DayMay 23
National Escargot DayMay 24
National Wine DayMay 25
National Blueberry Cheesecake DayMay 26
National Cherry Dessert DayMay 26
National Grape Popsicle DayMay 27
National Brisket DayMay 28
National Coq Au Vin DayMay 29
National Mint Julep Day May 30
National Macaroon Day May 31


National Candy Month
National Dairy Month
National Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month
National Iced Tea Month
National Papaya Month
National Seafood Month
National Turkey Lover's Month
National Doughnut DayFirst Friday
Donut Days (Salvation Army) First Friday & Saturday
National Hazelnut Cake DayJune 1
National Rocky Road Ice Cream DayJune 2
National Egg DayJune 3
Applesauce Cake Day June 4
National Cheese DayJune 4
National Frozen Yogurt DayJune 4
National Cognac DayJune 4
National Gingerbread DayJune 5
National DayJune 6
National Chocolate Ice Cream DayJune 7
Jelly-Filled Doughnut DayJune 8
National Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie DayJune 9
Herbs & Spice DayJune 10
National Iced Tea DayJune 10
National Black Cow DayJune 10
National German Chocolate Cake DayJune 11
National Peanut Butter Cookie DayJune 12
Kitchen Klutzes of America DayJune 13
National Strawberry Shortcake DayJune 14
National Lobster Day June 15
National Fudge DayJune 16
Fresh Veggies Day June 16
National Apple Streudel DayJune 17
National Cherry Tart Day June 18
International Picnic Day June 18
International Sushi Day June 18
National Dry Martini DayJune 19
National Vanilla Milkshake DayJune 20
National Peaches and Cream DayJune 21
National Chocolate Eclair DayJune 22
National Onion Rings Day June 22
National Pecan Sandy DayJune 23
National Pralines DayJune 24
National Strawberry Parfait DayJune 25
National Catfish Day June 25
National Chocolate Pudding DayJune 26
National Pineapple Day June 27
National Indian Pudding DayJune 27
National Orange Blossom Day June 27
National Tapioca DayJune 28
National Almond Butter Crunch DayJune 29
National Ice Cream Soda DayJune 30


National Baked Bean Month
National Culinary Arts Month
National Hot Dog Month
National Ice Cream Month
National July Belongs to Blueberries Month
National Canned Luncheon Meat Week First Week
Sundae Sunday Third Sunday
National Ice Cream DayThird Sunday
National Hot Dog DayThird Wednesday
Creative Ice Cream Flavor DayJuly 1
National Gingersnap DayJuly 1
National Anisette Day July 2
National Chocolate Wafer DayJuly 3
National Eat Beans Day July 3
National Barbecued Spareribs DayJuly 4
Caesar Salad Day July 4
National Apple Turnover DayJuly 5
National Fried Chicken DayJuly 6
National Strawberry Sundae DayJuly 7
National Chocolate with Almonds DayJuly 8
Don't Put All Your Eggs in One Omelette Day July 8
National Sugar Cookie DayJuly 9
Pick Blueberries Day July 10
National Piña Colada DayJuly 10
National Blueberry Muffin DayJuly 11
National Pecan Pie Day July 12
National French Fries Day July 13
Beans 'n' Franks Day July 13
Mac and Cheese Day July 14
National Grand Marnier Day July 14
National Tapioca Pudding DayJuly 15
National Corn Fritters DayJuly 16
National Peach Ice Cream DayJuly 17
National Caviar DayJuly 18
National Daiquiri Day July 19
National Lollipop DayJuly 20
National Ice Cream Soda Day July 20
Fortune Cookie Day July 20
National Ice Cream Day July 21
National Junk Food Day July 21
National Penuche Fudge DayJuly 22
National Vanilla Ice Cream DayJuly 23
National Tequila DayJuly 24
National Hot Fudge Sundae DayJuly 25
National Coffee Milkshake DayJuly 26
National Crème Brûlée DayJuly 27
National Scotch DayJuly 27
National Milk Chocolate DayJuly 28
Cheese Sacrifice Purchase DayJuly 29
National Cheesecake Day July 30
National Raspberry Cake Day July 31
Cotton Candy Day July 31
Jump for Jelly Beans Day July 31


National Catfish Month
National Peach Month
National Brownies at Brunch Month
National Apple WeekSecond Week
National Mustard DayFirst Saturday
National Raspberry Cream Pie DayAugust 1
National Ice Cream Sandwich DayAugust 2
National Watermelon DayAugust 3
Grab Some Nuts Day August 3
National Lasagne DayAugust 4
National Waffle DayAugust 5
National Oyster DayAugust 5
National Root Beer Float DayAugust 6
National Raspberries in Cream DayAugust 7
National Zucchini Day August 8
National Frozen Custard Day August 8
National Rice Pudding DayAugust 9
National Banana Split DayAugust 10
National S'mores DayAugust 10
National Raspberry Tart DayAugust 11
Julliene Fries DayAugust 12
National Filet Mignon DayAugust 13
National Creamsicle Day August 14
Lemon Meringue Pie DayAugust 15
Bratwurst DayAugust 16
National Rum DayAugust 16
National Vanilla Custard DayAugust 17
National Soft Ice Cream DayAugust 18
Potato DayAugust 19
Hot & Spicy Food Day August 19
Lemonade DayAugust 20
National Chocolate Pecan Pie DayAugust 20
National Pecan Torte DayAugust 21
National Spumoni DayAugust 22
Eat a Peach Day August 22
National Sponge Cake DayAugust 23
National Peach Pie DayAugust 24
Whiskey Sour Day August 25
National Cherry Popsicle DayAugust 26
National Pots de Creme DayAugust 27
Banana Lover's DayAugust 27
National Cherry Turnover DayAugust 28
More Herbs, Less Salt DayAugust 29
Whiskey Sour Day August 29
Swiss Winegrowers Day August 29
Chop Suey Day August 29
Lemon Juice Day August 29
National Toasted Marshmallow Day August 30
Eat Outside Day August 31
National Trail Mix DayAugust 31


National Biscuit Month
Better Breakfast Month
National Chicken Month
National Cholesterol Education Month
National Honey Month
National Mushroom Month
National Organic Harvest Month
National Papaya Month
National Potato Month
National Rice Month
National Waffle Week First Week
Biscuit and Gravy Week Second Week
Vegetarian Awareness Week Second Week
National Wild Rice Week Fourth Week
National Cherry Popover Day September 1
Wine Season Begins September 1
Oyster Season Begins September 1
National Blueberry Popsicle DaySeptember 2
National Welsh Rarebit DaySeptember 3
National Macadamia Nut DaySeptember 4
National Cheese Pizza DaySeptember 5
National Coffee Ice Cream DaySeptember 6
National Acorn Squash DaySeptember 7
National Date Nut Bread DaySeptember 8
Weinerschnitzel DaySeptember 9
TV Dinner Day September 10
National Hot Cross Bun DaySeptember 11
National Chocolate Milkshake Day September 12
National Peanut DaySeptember 13
Snack a Pickle TimeSeptember 13
National Cream Filled Donut DaySeptember 14
Eat a Hoagie DaySeptember 14
National Linguini DaySeptember 15
National Guacamole DaySeptember 16
National Apple Dumpling DaySeptember 17
National Cheeseburger DaySeptember 18
National Butterscotch Pudding DaySeptember 19
National Rum Punch Day September 20
International Banana FestivalSeptember 21
National Pecan Cookie Day September 21
National Ice Cream Cone Day September 22
National White Chocolate Day September 23
National Cherries Jubilee Day September 24
Crab Meat Newburg DaySeptember 25
National Food Service Employees Day September 25
Pancake Lovers DaySeptember 26
National Chocolate Milk Day September 27
National Corned Beef Hash DaySeptember 27
Strawberry Cream Pie DaySeptember 28
Drink Beer DaySeptember 28
National Coffee Day September 29
National Hot Mulled Cider DaySeptember 30


Eat Better, Eat Healthier Month
Eat Country Ham Month
National Apple Month
National Applejack Month
National Caramel Month
National Chili Month
National Cookie Month
National Dessert Month
National Pickled Peppers Month
National Pizza Festival Month
National Popcorn Poppin' Month
National Pork Month
National Pretzel Month
National Seafood Month
Vegetarian Awareness Month
No Salt Week1st Week
National Chili Week 1st Week
American Beer Week 2nd Week
National Food Bank Week2nd Week
National School Lunch Week2nd Week
National Pasta Week2nd Week
National Kraut Sandwich Week3rd Week
Pickled Peppers Week 3rd Week
Chicken Soup for the Soul Week4th Week
National Desert DaySecond Thursday
Sweetest Day Third Saturday
World Vegetarian DayOctober 1
Pudding Season BeginsOctober 1
Homemade Cookies Day October 1
National Fried Scallops DayOctober 2
National Caramel Custard DayOctober 3
National Taco Day October 4
National Vodka DayOctober 4
Cinnamon Roll Day [Sweden] October 4
National Apple Betty DayOctober 5
National Noodle DayOctober 6
National Frappe DayOctober 7
National Fluffernutter DayOctober 8
Moldy Cheese DayOctober 9
Submarine-Hoagy-Hero-Grinder DayOctober 9
National Angel Food Cake DayOctober 10
National Sausage Pizza DayOctober 11
World Egg DayOctober 11
National Gumbo DayOctober 12
National Yorkshire Pudding DayOctober 13
National Dessert DayOctober 14
National Chicken Cacciatore DayOctober 15
National Roast Pheasant DayOctober 15
World Food DayOctober 16
National Pasta DayOctober 17
Four Prunes DayOctober 17
National Chocolate Cupcake Day October 18
National Seafood Bisque DayOctober 19
Oatmeal Muffin Day October 19
National Brandied Fruit DayOctober 20
Apple Day October 21
National Pumpkin Cheesecake DayOctober 21
Caramel Apple Day October 21
International Day of the Nacho October 21
National Nut DayOctober 22
National Boston Cream Pie DayOctober 23
National Canning Day October 23
National Bologna DayOctober 24
Good and Plenty DayOctober 24
National Greasy Foods DayOctober 25
Pumpkin DayOctober 26
Pretzel DayOctober 26
Mince Meat Pie DayOctober 26
National Potato DayOctober 27
National Chocolate DayOctober 28
Wild Foods DayOctober 28
National Oatmeal Day October 29
National Candy Corn DayOctober 30
Buy a Doughnut DayOctober 30
National Candy Apple DayOctober 31
Trick or Treat for UNICEF Day October 31


Georgia Pecan Month
Good Nutrition Month
National Peanut Butter Lover's Month
National Pepper Month
Raisin Bread Month
Vegan Month
National Fig WeekFirst Week
National Split Pea Soup Week2nd Week
National Turkey Day4th Thursday
National Stuffing Day4th Thursday
National Leftovers Day4th Friday
National Deep Fried Clams DayNovember 1
National Vinegar DayNovember 1
National Deviled Egg DayNovember 2
National Sandwich DayNovember 3
National Candy DayNovember 4
Doughnut Appreciation Day November 5
National Nachos DayNovember 6
Bittersweet Chocolate with Almonds DayNovember 7
National Cappuccino DayNovember 8
National Harvey Wallbanger Day November 8
Cook Something Bold Day November 8
National Scrapple DayNovember 9
Cook Something Bold & Pungent DayNovember 9
National Vanilla Cupcake DayNovember 10
National Sundae Day November 11
Chicken Soup for the Soul DayNovember 12
National Pizza With Everything Day (Except Anchovies)November 12
National Indian Pudding DayNovember 13
National Guacamole DayNovember 14
National Pickle DayNovember 14
National Raisin Bran Cereal DayNovember 15
National Bundt DayNovember 15
National Fast Food Day November 16
National Baklava Day November 17
Homemade Bread Day November 17
National Vichyssoise DayNovember 18
Carbonated Beverage with Caffeine Day November 19
National Peanut Butter Fudge Day November 20
Noveau Beaujolais Day November 20
Gingerbread Day November 21
National Cashew DayNovember 22
National Espresso DayNovember 23
Eat a Cranberry Day November 23
National Sardines DayNovember 24
National Parfait DayNovember 25
National Cake DayNovember 26
National Bavarian Cream Pie DayNovember 27
National French Toast DayNovember 28
Chocolates Day November 29
National Lemon Creme Pie DayNovember 29
National Mousse DayNovember 30


National Fruit Cake Month
National Egg Nog Month
Cookie Cutter WeekFirst Week
Lager Beer WeekSecond Week
National Egg Nog WeekFourth Week
National Pie Day December 1
National Fritters DayDecember 2
National Apple Pie DayDecember 3
National Cookie DayDecember 4
National Sacher Torte DayDecember 5
National Gazpacho Day December 6
Microwave Oven Day December 6
National Cotton Candy Day December 7
National Chocolate Brownie Day December 8
National Pastry DayDecember 9
National Lager DayDecember 10
National Noodle Ring DayDecember 11
National Cocoa DayDecember 12
Ice Cream and Violins DayDecember 13
National Bouilabaisse DayDecember 14
National Cupcake DayDecember 15
National Chocolate Covered Anything DayDecember 16
National Maple Syrup DayDecember 17
National Roast Suckling Pig DayDecember 18
National Hard Candy Day December 19
National Fried Shrimp Day December 20
National Sangria DayDecember 20
National Hamburger DayDecember 21
Kiwi Fruit Day (California) December 21
National Date Nut Bread DayDecember 22
National Pfeffernuesse DayDecember 23
National Egg Nog DayDecember 24
National Pumpkin Pie DayDecember 25
National Candy Cane DayDecember 26
National Fruit Cake DayDecember 27
National Chocolate Candy DayDecember 28
Pepper Pot DayDecember 29
National Bicarbonate of Soda DayDecember 30
National Champagne DayDecember 31