April Holidays

Monthly Observances:

  • National Humor Month

  • International Guitar Month

  • Keep America Beautiful Month

  • Lawn and Garden Month

  • National Kite Month

  • National Poetry Month

  • National Pecan Month

  • National Welding Month

  • Records and Information Management Month

  • Stress Awareness Month

  • Sexual Assault Awareness Month


Weekly Celebrations:

  • Week 1 Library Week

  • Week 1 Read a Road Map Week.

  • Week 2 Garden Week

  • Week 3 Organize Your Files Week

  • Week 3 Medical Labs Week

  • Week 4 Administrative Assistants Week

  • Week 4 National Karaoke Week


Daily Holidays:

April 1

  • April Fool's Day

  • Atheist Day

  • International Fun at Work Day

  • International Tatting Day

  • National Burrito Day - first Thursday

April 2

  • Children's Book Day

  • Good Friday - date varies

  • National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day

  • National Walk to Work Day - first Friday

  • Reconciliation Day

April 3

  • Don't Go to Work Unless it's Fun Day

  • Find a Rainbow Day

  • Tweed Day

  • World Party Day

April 4

  • Easter Sunday - date varies

  • Hug a Newsman Day

  • Walk Around Things Day

  • School Librarian Day

  • Tell a Lie Day

  • World Rat Day

April 5

  • Deep Dish Pizza Day

  • Dyngus Day

  • Go for Broke Day

  • National Dandelion Day

  • Read a Road Map Day

April 6

  • California Poppy Day

  • National Tartan Day

  • New Beer's Eve

  • Plan Your Epitaph Day

  • Sorry Charlie Day

  • Teflon Day

April 7

  • Caramel Popcorn Day

  • International Beaver Day

  • National Beer Day

  • National Walking Day - first Wednesday

  • No Housework Day

  • World Health Day

April 8

  • All is Ours Day

  • Draw a Picture of a Bird Day

  • Zoo Lover's Day

April 9

  • Name Yourself Day

  • Winston Churchill Day

April 10

  • Golfer's Day

  • National Farm Animals Day

  • National Siblings Day

  • Safety Pin Day

April 11

  • Barbershop Quartet Day

  • Eight Track Tape Day

  • National Pet Day

  • National Submarine Day

  • National Teach Children to Save Day - date varies

April 12

  • Big Wind Day

  • Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day

  • National Library Workers Day - Tuesday of Library week

  • National Licorice Day

  • International Day of Human Space Flight / Russian Cosmonaut Day

  • Ramadan - begins at sundown, date varies

  • Walk on Your Wild Side Day

April 13

  • International Plant Appreciation Day

  • National Peach Cobbler Day

  • Scrabble Day

April 14

  • International Be Kind to Lawyers Day

  • Ex Spouse Day

  • International Moment of Laughter Day

  • Look up at the Sky Day

  • National Bookmobile Day - The second Wednesday

  • National Dolphin Day

  • National Pecan Day

  • Reach as High as You Can Day

April 15

  • Income Taxes Due

  • National High Five Day third Thursday

  • Rubber Eraser Day

  • Take a Wild Guess Day

  • That Sucks Day

  • Titanic Remembrance Day

  • World Art Day

April 16

  • Mushroom Day

  • National Bean Counter Day

  • National Eggs Benedict Day

  • National Librarian Day

  • National Stress Awareness Day

  • Save the Elephant Day

April 17

  • Bat Appreciation Day

  • Blah, Blah, Blah Day

  • Herbalist Day

  • Husband Appreciation Day - third Saturday

  • International Haiku Poetry Day

  • National Cheeseball Day

  • Record Store Day - third Saturday

  • World Circus Day - third Saturday

April 18

  • International Juggler's Day

  • Newspaper Columnists Day

  • Pet Owners Independence Day

April 19

  • National Garlic Day

  • National Hanging Out Day

  • Patriot's Day - third Monday

April 20

  • Chinese Language Day

  • Look Alike Day

  • Volunteer Recognition Day

April 21

  • Administrative Professionals Day (Executive Admin's Day, Secretary's Day)

  • Kindergarten Day

April 22

  • Earth Day (U.S.)

  • Girl Scout Leader Day

  • National Jelly Bean Day

  • Take Your Daughter to Work 4th Thursday

April 23

  • Lover's Day

  • National English Muffin Day

  • National Zucchini Bread Day

  • Take a Chance Day

  • World Laboratory Day

April 24

  • Pig in a Blanket Day

April 25

  • East Meets West Day

  • National DNA Day

  • World Penguin Day

April 26

  • Hug an Australian Day

  • National Pretzel Day

  • Richter Scale Day

April 27

  • Babe Ruth Day

  • Morse Code Day

  • National Prime Rib Day

  • Tell a Story Day

April 28

  • International Astronomy Day

  • Great Poetry Reading Day

  • Kiss Your Mate Day

April 29

  • Greenery Day

  • International Dance Day

  • National Shrimp Scampi Day

  • National Zipper Day

April 30

  • Arbor Day - last Friday

  • Hairstyle Appreciation Day

  • International Jazz Day

  • National Honesty Day

  • National Raisin Day

  • National Mahjong Day