National Food Holidays

American Food Holidays – Official Calendar


January 1: National Bloody Mary Day, Apple Gifting Day
January 2: National Cream Puff Day
January 3: National Chocolate Covered Cherries Day
January 4: National Spaghetti Day
January 5: National Whipped Cream Day
January 6: National Bean Day, National Shortbread Day
January 7: National Tempura Day
January 8: National English Toffee Day
January 9: National Apricot Day
January 10: National Bittersweet Chocolate Day
January 11: National Milk Day, National Hot Toddy Day
January 12: National Curried Chicken Day
January 13: National Peach Melba Day
January 14: National Hot Pastrami Sandwich Day
January 15: National Strawberry Ice Cream Day, National Fresh Squeezed Juice Day
January 16: National Fig Newton Day, International Hot & Spicy Food Day
January 17: National Hot-Buttered Rum Day
January 18: National Peking Duck Day
January 19: National Popcorn Day
January 20: National Buttercrunch Day, National Cheese Lover’s Day, National Granola Bar Day
January 21: National New England Clam Chowder Day
January 22: National Blonde Brownie Day
January 23: National Pie Day
January 24: National Lobster Thermidor Day, National Peanut Butter Day
January 25: National Irish Coffee Day
January 26: National Peanut Brittle Day
January 27: National Chocolate Cake Day
January 28: National Blueberry Pancake Day
January 29: National Corn Chip Day
January 30: National Croissant Day
January 31: National Brandy Alexander Day


February 1: National Baked Alaska Day
February 2: National Heavenly Hash Day, National Pisco Sour Day
February 3: National Carrot Cake Day
February 4: National Homemade Soup Day, National Stuffed Mushroom Day
February 5: National Chocolate Fondue Day
February 6: National Nutella Day
February 7: National Fettuccine Alfredo Day
February 8: National Molasses Bar Day
February 9: National Bagels and Lox Day, National Pizza Pie Day
February 10: National Cream Cheese Brownie Day
February 11: National Peppermint Pattie Day
February 12: National Plum Pudding Day
February 13: National Tortellini Day
February 14: National Creme-Filled Chocolates Day
February 15: National Gumdrop Day
February 16: National Almond Day
February 17: National Cabbage Day
February 18: National Crab-Stuffed Flounder Day, National Drink Wine Day
February 19: National Chocolate Mint Day
February 20: National Cherry Pie Day
February 21: National Sticky Bun Day
February 22: National Margarita Day
February 23: National Banana Bread Day, Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day
February 24: National Tortilla Chip Day
February 25: National Clam Chowder Day, National Chocolate-Covered Nuts Day
February 26: National Pistachio Day
February 27: National Strawberry Day, National Kahlua Day
February 28: National Chocolate Soufflé Day
February 29: National Surf and Turf Day


71/365: National Baked Scallops DayMarch 1: National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day, National Fruit Compote Day
March 2: National Banana Cream Pie Day
March 3: National Cold Cuts Day, National Mulled Wine Day
March 4: National Pound Cake Day
March 5: National Cheese Doodle Day, National Absinthe Day
March 6: National Frozen Food Day, National White Chocolate Cheesecake Day
March 7: National Crown Roast Of Pork Day, National Cereal Day
March 8: National Peanut Cluster Day
March 9: National Crabmeat Day, National Meatball Day
March 10: National Blueberry Popover Day
March 11: National Oatmeal-Nut Waffle Day
March 12: National Baked Scallops Day
March 13: National Coconut Torte Day
March 14: National Potato Chip Day
March 15: National Pears Helene Day
March 16: National Artichoke Hearts Day
March 17: National Corned Beef And Cabbage Day
March 18: National Oatmeal Cookie Day
March 19: National Poultry Day, National Chocolate Caramel Day
March 20: National Bock Beer Day, National Ravioli Day
March 21: National California Strawberry Day, National French Bread Day
March 22: National Coq Au Vin Day, National Water Day, National Bavarian Crepes Day
March 23: National Chip and Dip Day, National Melba Toast Day
March 24: National Chocolate Covered Raisins Day
March 25: National Lobster Newburg Day, National Pecan Day, National Waffle Day
March 26: National Spinach Day
March 27: National Spanish Paella Day
March 28: National Something On A Stick Day, National Black Forest Cake Day
March 29: National Lemon Chiffon Cake Day
March 30: National Turkey Neck Soup Day
March 31: National Tater Day, National Clams On The Half Shell Day, National Oranges and Lemons Day


April 1: National Sourdough Bread Day
April 2: National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day
April 3: National Chocolate Mousse Day
April 4: National Cordon Bleu Day
April 5: National Caramel Day, National Raisin and Spice Bar Day
April 6: National Caramel Popcorn Day, National Fresh Tomato Day
April 7: National Coffee Cake Day
April 8: National Empanada Day
April 9: National Chinese Almond Cookie Day
April 10: National Cinnamon Crescent Roll Day
April 11: National Cheese Fondue Day
April 12: National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day, National Licorice Day
April 13: National Peach Cobbler Day
April 14: National Pecan Day
April 15: National Glazed Spiral Ham Day
April 16: National Eggs Benedict Day, Day of the Mushroom
April 17: National Cheeseball Day
April 18: National Animal Crackers Day
April 19: National Garlic Day, National Amaretto Day
April 20: National Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Day, National Lima Bean Respect Day
April 21: National Chocolate-Covered Cashew Truffle Day
April 22: National Jelly Bean Day
April 23: National Cherry Cheesecake Day, National Picnic Day
April 24: National Pigs-In-A-Blanket Day
April 25: National Zucchini Bread Day
April 26: National Pretzel Day
April 27: National Prime Rib Day
April 28: National Blueberry Pie Day
April 29: National Shrimp Scampi Day
April 30: National Raisin Day


May 1: National Chocolate Parfait Day
May 2: National Truffles Day
May 3 National Chocolate Custard Day, National Raspberry Tart Day
May 4: National Homebrew Day, National Orange Juice Day, National Candied Orange Peel Day
May 5: National Hoagie Day
May 6: National Crêpes Suzette Day, National Beverage Day
May 7: National Roast Leg of Lamb Day
May 8 National Coconut Cream Pie Day, National Have a Coke Day
May 9: National Butterscotch Brownie Day, National Moscato Day
May 10: National Shrimp Day
May 11: National Eat What You Want Day, National Mocha Torte Day
May 12: National Nutty Fudge Day
May 13 National Apple Pie Day, National Fruit Cocktail Day
May 14: National Buttermilk Biscuit Day
May 15: National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day
May 16: National Coquilles St. Jacques Day
May 17: National Cherry Cobbler Day
May 18: National Cheese Soufflé Day
May 19: National Devil’s Food Cake Day
May 20: National Quiche Lorraine Day, Pick Strawberries Day
May 21: National Strawberries and Cream Day
May 22: National Vanilla Pudding Day
May 23: National Taffy Day
May 24: National Escargot Day
May 25: National Brown-Bag-It Day, National Wine Day
May 26: National Blueberry Cheesecake Day, National Cherry Dessert Day
May 27: National Grape Popsicle Day
May 28: National Brisket Day
May 29: National Coq Au Vin Day
May 30: National Mint Julep Day
May 31: National Macaroon Day


June 1: National Hazelnut Cake Day
June 2: National Rocky Road Ice Cream Day
June 3: National Egg Day, National Chocolate Macaroon Day
June 4: National Cheese Day, National Frozen Yogurt Day, National Cognac Day
June 5: National Gingerbread Day, National Ketchup Day
June 6: National Applesauce Cake Day
June 7: National Chocolate Ice Cream Day
June 8: National Jelly-Filled Doughnut Day
June 9: National Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie Day
June 10: National Herbs & Spices Day, National Iced Tea Day, National Black Cow Day
June 11: National German Chocolate Cake Day
June 12: International Cachaça Day, National Peanut Butter Cookie Day, National Jerky Day
June 13: National Kitchen Klutzes of America Day
June 14: National Strawberry Shortcake Day
June 15: National Lobster Day
June 16: National Fudge Day
June 17: National Eat Your Vegetables Day, National Apple Strudel Day
June 18: National Cherry Tart Day, International Sushi Day, International Picnic Day
June 19: National Dry Martini Day
June 20: National Vanilla Milkshake Day
June 21: National Peaches and Cream Day
June 22: National Chocolate Éclair Day, National Onion Rings Day
June 23: National Pecan Sandies Day
June 24: National Pralines Day
June 25: National Strawberry Parfait Day, National Catfish Day
June 26: National Chocolate Pudding Day
June 27: National Orange Blossom Day
June 28: National Tapioca Day, National Ceviche Day
June 29: National Almond Buttercrunch Day
June 30: National Ice Cream Soda Day


July 1: National Creative Ice Cream Flavor Day, National Gingersnap Day
July 2: National Anisette Day
July 3: National Chocolate Wafer Day, National Eat Beans Day
July 4: National Barbecued Spareribs Day, National Caesar Salad Day
July 5: National Apple Turnover Day
July 6: National Fried Chicken Day
July 7: National Strawberry Sundae Day
July 8: National Milk Chocolate with Almonds Day
July 9: National Sugar Cookie Day
July 10: National Pick Blueberries Day, National Piña Colada Day
July 11: National Blueberry Muffin Day, National Mojito Day
July 12: National Pecan Pie Day
July 13: National Beans ‘n Franks Day, National French Fries Day
July 14: National Grand Marnier Day, National Macaroni Day
July 15: National Tapioca Pudding Day, National Gummi Worm Day
July 16: National Corn Fritters Day
July 17: National Peach Ice Cream Day
July 18: National Caviar Day
July 19: National Daiquiri Day
July 20: National Lollipop Day, National Fortune Cookie Day
July 21: National Ice Cream Day, National Junk Food Day
July 22: National Penuche Fudge Day
July 23: National Hot Dog Day, National Vanilla Ice Cream Day
July 24: National Tequila Day
July 25: National Hot Fudge Sundae Day
July 26: National Coffee Milkshake Day
July 27: National Scotch Day, National Creme Brulee Day
July 28: National Milk Chocolate Day
July 29: National Cheese Sacrifice Purchase Day, National Lasagna Day
July 30: National Cheesecake Day
July 31: National Raspberry Cake Day, National Jump for Jelly Beans Day


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


September 1: National Cherry Popover Day
September 2: National Blueberry Popsicle Day
September 3: National Welsh Rarebit Day
September 4: National Macadamia Nut Day
September 5: National Cheese Pizza Day
September 6: National Coffee Ice Cream Day
September 7: National Acorn Squash Day, National Salami Day, National Napoleon Day
September 8: National Date Nut Bread Day
September 9: National Steak au Poivre Day, National Wienerschnitzel Day, National I Love Food Day
September 10: National TV Dinner Day
September 11: National Hot Cross Bun Day
September 12: National Chocolate Milkshake Day
September 13: National Peanut Day, National Snack A Pickle Day
September 14: National Cream Filled Donut Day, National Eat a Hoagie Day
September 15: National Creme de Menthe Day, National Linguine Day, National Double Cheeseburger Day
September 16: National Cinnamon-Raisin Bread Day
September 17: National Apple Dumpling Day
September 18: National Cheeseburger Day
September 19: National Butterscotch Pudding Day
September 20: National Rum Punch Day
September 21: National Pecan Cookie Day
September 22: National Ice Cream Cone Day
September 23: National White Chocolate Day
September 24: National Cherries Jubilee Day
September 25: National Crab Meat Newburg Day
September 26: National Pancake Day
September 27: National Chocolate Milk Day, National Corned Beef Hash Day
September 28: National Drink Beer Day, National Strawberry Cream Pie Day
September 29: National Coffee Day
September 30: National Hot Mulled Cider Day, National Chewing Gum Day


October 1: World Vegetarian Day, National Homemade Cookies Day
October 2: National Fried Scallops Day
October 3: National Caramel Custard Day
October 4: National Taco Day, National Vodka Day
October 5: National Apple Betty Day
October 6: National Noodle Day
October 7: National Frappe Day
October 8: National Fluffernutter Day, National Pierogi Day
October 9: National Moldy Cheese Day, National Submarine-Hoagie-Hero-Grinder Day
October 10: National Angel Food Cake Day
October 11: National Sausage Pizza Day
October 12: National Gumbo Day
October 13: National Yorkshire Pudding Day
October 14: National Chocolate-Covered Insects Day
October 15: National Chicken Cacciatore Day, National Roast Pheasant Day
October 16: World Food Day, National Liqueur Day
October 17: National Pasta Day, National Four Prunes Day
October 18: National Chocolate Cupcake Day
October 19: National Seafood Bisque Day, National Oatmeal Muffin Day
October 20: National Brandied Fruit Day
October 21: National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day, National Caramel Apple Day, National Apple Day, International Day of the Nacho
October 22: National Nut Day
October 23: National Boston Cream Pie Day, National Canning Day
October 24: National Bologna Day, National Food Day, National Good and Plenty Day
October 25: National Greasy Foods Day
October 26: National Pumpkin Day, National Pretzel Day, National Mince Meat Pie Day
October 27: National Potato Day, National American Beer Day
October 28: National Chocolate Day, National Wild Foods Day
October 29: National Oatmeal Day
October 30: National Candy Corn Day, National Buy a Doughnut Day
October 31: National Caramel Apple Day


November 1: National Deep Fried Clams Day, National Vinegar Day
November 2: National Deviled Egg Day
November 3: National Sandwich Day
November 4: National Candy Day
November 5: National Doughnut Appreciation Day
November 6: National Nachos Day
November 7: National Bittersweet Chocolate with Almonds Day
November 8: National Cappuccino Day, National Harvey Wallbanger Day,
November 9: National Scrapple Day, National Split Pea Soup Day, National Cook Something Bold & Pungent Day
November 10: National Vanilla Cupcake Day
November 11: National Sundae Day
November 12: National Pizza With Everything Day, National Chicken Soup for the Soul Day
November 13: National Indian Pudding Day
November 14: National Guacamole Day, National Pickle Day
November 15: National Raisin Bran Cereal Day, National Bundt Day
November 16: National Fast Food Day
November 17: National Baklava Day, National Homemade Bread Day
November 18: National Vichyssoise Day, National Apple Cider Day
November 19: National Carbonated Beverage with Caffeine Day
November 20: National Peanut Butter Fudge Day, National Beaujolais Nouveau Day
November 21: National Gingerbread Day, National Stuffing Day
November 22: National Cashew Day, National Cranberry Relish Day
November 23: National Espresso Day, National Eat a Cranberry Day
November 24: National Sardines Day
November 25: National Parfait Day, National Eat With a Friend Day
November 26: National Cake Day
November 27: National Bavarian Cream Pie Day
November 28: National French Toast Day
November 29: National Rice Cake Day, National Chocolate Day, National Lemon Creme Pie Day
November 30: National Mousse Day


December 1: National Pie Day, National Eat a Red Apple Day
December 2: National Fritters Day
December 3: National Apple Pie Day, National Peppermint Latte Day, National Ice Cream Box Day
December 4: National Cookie Day
December 5: National Sacher Torte Day, National Comfort Food Day
December 6: National Gazpacho Day, National Microwave Oven Day, National Cook For Christmas Day
December 7: National Cotton Candy Day
December 8: National Chocolate Brownie Day
December 9: National Pastry Day
December 10: National Lager Day
December 11: National Noodle Ring Day
December 12: National Cocoa Day, National Ambrosia Day, National Popcorn String Day
December 13: National Ice Cream and Violins Day
December 14: National Bouillabaisse Day, National Biscuits and Gravy Day
December 15: National Lemon Cupcake Day
December 16: National Chocolate-Covered Anything Day
December 17: National Maple Syrup Day
December 18: National Roast Suckling Pig Day, National I Love Honey Day, National Bake Cookies Day
December 19: National Hard Candy Day, National Oatmeal Muffin Day
December 20: National Fried Shrimp Day, National Sangria Day
December 21: National Hamburger Day, National Kiwifruit Day
December 22: National Date Nut Bread Day
December 23: National Pfeffernuesse Day
December 24: National Egg Nog Day
December 25: National Pumpkin Pie Day, National Kiss The Cook Day
December 26: National Candy Cane Day
December 27: National Fruit Cake Day
December 28: National Chocolate Candy Day
December 29: National Pepper Pot Day
December 30: National Bicarbonate Of Soda Day
December 31: National Champagne Day


7 thoughts on “National Food Holidays

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  4. MissDee

    I’m looking at your calendar (I have a lunch date tomorrow, thought I’d pick a place that fit the holiday.) and I noticed National Cheese Sacrifice Day? I cannot wait for that one…


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  6. Gypsy Mermaid

    um… you need to add National Juicing Day… Feb 5


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