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CALENDAR - Public Holidays, Religious Observations, Special Occasions & Random Dates to Celebrate

If you are looking for some inspiration for a theme for your next event, have a look at our calendar below, it might just spark an idea!

AUGUST 2019

2 August

World Beer Day

Brews & Bites Beer Tasting

3 August

Watermelon Day

Watermelon Party

5 August

Oyster Day

Weskus Seekos Braai

8 August

Bowling Day

Retro Ten Pin Bowling Party

9 August

Women's Day

Women's Day Brunch

10 August

World Lion Day

The Lion King Party

10 August

S'mores Day

Camping Party

12 August

Vinyl Record Day

1970's Night Fever Disco Party

12 August

Afternoon Tea Week begins

Vintage High Tea

12 August

World Elephant Day

Baby Elephant Baby Shower

15 August

Lemon Meringue Pie Day

Sweet Grazing Table

16 August

World Bratwurst Day

German Oktoberfest

17 August

World Honey Bee Day

Bumble Bee Party

18 August

Pinot Noir Day

Cheese & Wine

19 August

Aviation Day

Vintage Aeroplane Party

19 August

Potato Day

Chip and Potato Party

22 August

Burger Day

Gourmet Slider Bar

23 August

Cuban Sandwich Day

Havana Nights Cuban Party

26 August

Dog Day

Puppy Dog Party

27 August

Banana Lovers Day

Monkeys & Bananas Party

30 August

Toasted Marshmallow Day

Camping Party

30 August

Frankenstein Day

Hotel Transyvania Party

31 August

Trail Mix Day

Camping Party

SEPTEMBER 2019

1 September

Spring Day

Spring Day Picnic

3 September

Welsh Rarebit Day

Best of British Party

4 September

Secretaries' Day

Secretaries' Day Tea Party

4 September

Wildlife Day

Wild Animal African Safari Party

5 September

World Samosa Day

Indian Bollywood Party

7 September

Salami Day

Italian Celebrazione

7 September

Beer Lover's Day

Brews & Bites Beer Tasting

8 September

Grandparents Day


9 September

Teddy Bear Day

Teddy Bear Christening

9 September

Wiener Schnitzel Day

Namibian Sundowner

12 September

Video Games Day

Retro Arcade Party

12 September

Chocolate Milkshake Day

1950's Diner Party

13 September

Friday the 13th

Friday the 13th Bad Luck Bash

13 September

Fortune Cookie Day

Chinese New Year Party

13 September

Peanut Day

Little Peanut Baby Shower

13 September

Roald Dahl Day

Charlie & the Chocolate Factory Party

13 September

Kids Take Over the Kitchen Day

Little Chef Party

14 September

Gobstopper Day

Candyland Party

15 September

Batman Day

Batman Party

15 September

Hispanic Heritage Month begins

Spanish Tapas Fiesta

16 September

Guacamole Day

Mexican Fiesta

17 September

International Country Music Day

Country & Western Party

18 September

Cheeseburger Day

Retro American Diner Party

19 September

Talk Like a Pirate Day

Pirate Party

20 September

Rugby World Cup begins

Rugby World Cup Platters

21 September

Oktoberfest begins

German Oktoberfest

21 September

International Eat an Apple Day

Apple of My Eye Baby Shower

22 September

World Rhino Day

Rhino Party

22 September

Ice Cream Cone Day

Ice Cream Parlour Party

22 September

Hobbit Day


24 September

Heritage Day

Heritage Day Celebration

24 September

National Braai Day

Proudly South African Kuier

25 September

Comic Book Day

Superheroes vs Supervillians Party

28 September

Drink Beer Day

Brews & Bites Beer Tasting

28 September

International Rabbit Day

Vintage Bunny Rabbit Baby Shower

29 September

Rosh Hashanah begins


29 September

World Heart Day

Heart Party

OCTOBER 2019

1 October

Rosh Hashanah ends


1 October

International Coffee Day


1 October

World Vegetarian Day


2 October

World Farm Animals Day

Farmyard Party

4 October

Taco Day

Mexican Fiesta

4 October

World Animal Day

Wild Animal African Safari Party

4 October

Kids Music Day

Music Party

5 October

World Teachers' Day

Vintage School Room Teacher's Day Brunch

6 October

Oktoberfest ends

German Oktoberfest

6 October

Mad Hatter Day

Alice in Wonderland Mad Hatter Tea Party

8 October

Yom Kippur begins


9 October

Yom Kippur ends


9 October

Moldy Cheese Day

Cheese & Wine

12 October

Pulled Pork Day


14 October

Dessert Day

Sweet Grazing Table

16 October

Boss' Day

Boss' Day Brunch

18  October

Chocolate Cucpake Day

Couture Cupcakes

21 October

Apple Day

Apple of My Eye Baby Shower

21  October

International Gin & Tonic Day


21 October

Nut Day


25 October

World Pasta Day

Italian Celebrazione

26 October

Pumpkin Day


27 October

Diwali


31 October

Halloween

Halloween Party

31 October

Magic Day

Magic Show Party

NOVEMBER 2019

Month of November

Movember

Little Dude Party

2 November

Dia de Los Muertos

Dia de los Muertos Party

2 November

Deviled Egg Day


2 November

Rugby World Cup ends


3 November

Sandwich Day


3 November

Candy Day

Candyland Party

6 November

Nachos Day

Mexican Fiesta Bridal Shower

10 November

Vanilla Cupcake Day

Couture Cupcakes

14 November

Spicy Guacamole Day

Mexican Fiesta

16 November

Have a Party with Your Bear Day

Vintage Doll & Me Tea Party

16 November

Fast Food Day

1950's Diner Party

18 November

Princess Day

Royal Princess Party

18 November

Mickey Mouse Day

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Party

24 November

Sardines Day

Portuguese Island Braza

26 November

Cake Day

Little Miss Baker Party

27 November

Jukebox Day

Retro American Diner Party

28 November

Thanksgiving Day

South African Thanksgiving

29 November

Black Friday


29 November

Chocolate Day


DECEMBER 2019

1 December

Walt Disney Day

Disney Princess Party

4 December

Cookie Day

Cookie Monster Party

4 December

World Wildlife Conservation Day

Wild Animal African Safari Party

4 December

World Cheetah Day

Cheetahs Rugby Party

7 December

Cotton Candy Day

Vintage Circus Party

8 December

Brownie Day


13 December

Friday the 13th

Friday the 13th Bad Luck Bash

14 December

Monkey Day

Monkeys & Bananas Party

15  December

International Tea Day

Tea Party   

16 December

Day of Reconciliation


20  December

Ugly Christmas Sweater Day

Santa's Workshop Christmas Party

20 December

Sangria Day

Spanish Tapas Fiesta

22 December

Hanukkah begins


24 December

Christmas Eve

Rustic Christmas Eve Celebration

24 December

Eggnog Day

White Christmas Lunch

25 December

Christmas Day

Nostalgic South African Christmas

26 December

Day of Goodwill


27 December

Visit the Zoo Day

Zoo Animal Party

30 December

Hanukkah ends


30 December

Bacon Day

Breakfast

31 December

New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve Party

31 December

Champagne Day

Bubbly & Brunch

JANUARY 2020

1 January

New Year's Day


1 January

Bloody Mary Day

Cocktails & Canapes Party

2 January

Science Fiction Day

Rocky Horror Picture Show Party

2 January

Buffet Day

Seasonal Grazing Table

11 January

Milk Day

Milkaholic Baby Shower

13 January

Rubber Ducky Day

Rubber Ducky Party

15 January

Back to School

Back to School Carnival

18 January

Winnie the Pooh Day

Winnie the Pooh Party

20 January

Cheese Lovers Day

Cheese & Wine

20 January

Penguin Awareness Day


22 January

Hot Sauce Day


23 January

Pie Day


24 January

Peanut Butter Day

Little Peanut Baby Shower

25 January

Chinese Lunar New Year's Day

Chinese New Year Party

26 January

62nd Annual Grammy Awards


26 January

Australia Day


27 January

Chocolate Cake Day

Little Miss Baker Party

30 January

Croissant Day

Breakfast Grazing Table

31 January

Inspired Your Heart with Art Day

Rainbows & Glitter Art Party

FEBRUARY 2020

1 February

Serpent Day

Snake Party

2 February

World Play Your Ukulele Day


3 February

Carrot Cake Day


4 February

World Nutella Day


7 February

Ballet Day

Ballerina Party

8 February

Opera Day


9 February

92nd Academy Awards

Oscars Viewing Party

9 February

Pizza Day

Pizza, Popcorn & Pancakes Pajama Party

15 February

Hippo Day

Wild Animal African Safari Party

18 February

Drink Wine Day

Cheese & Wine

22 February

Margarita Day

Mexican Fiesta

23 Febraury

Play Tennis Day

Tennis Party

24 February

Tortilla Chip Day

Mexican Fiesta

25 February

Mardi Gras

The Big Easy New Orleans Party

26 February

Tell a Fairy Tale Day

Grimm Fairytales Party

27 February

Pokemon Day

Pokemon Party

27 February

Polar Bear Day


27 February

Strawberry Day

Strawberry Shortcake Party

MARCH 2020

1 March

Pig Day

The Three Little Pigs Party

1 March

Horse Protection Day

Pony Party

2 March

Dr Seuss Day

The Cat in the Hat Party

3 March

World Wildlife Day

Wild Animal African Safari Party

4 March

Toy Soldier Day

Army Party

8 March

International Women's Day

Women's Day Brunch

9 March

Barbie Day


10 March

Mario Day

Super Mario Bros Party

13 March

Jewel Day

Sparkle & Shine Party

14 March

Potato Chip Day

Chip and Potato Party

14 March

Learn About Butterflies Day

Butterfly Party

17 March

St Patrick's Day

St Patrick's Day Celebration

20 March

Hufflepuff Pride Day

Harry Potter Party

21 March

Human Rights Day


21 March

French Bread Day

Rustic French Country Lunch

21 March

Slytherin Pride Day

Harry Potter Feast

22 March

Gryffindor Pride Day

Harry Potter Party

23 March

Puppy Day

Puppy Dog Party

23 March

Chip and Dip Day


23 March

Ravenclaw Pride Day

Harry Potter Feast

25 March

Tolkien Reading Day


27 March

Spanish Paella Day

Spanish Tapas Fiesta

28 March

Something on a Stick Day


30 March

Doctors' Day

Doctor & Nurse Hospital Party

31 March

Eiffel Tower Day

Parisian Brunch  

APRIL 2020

1 April

April Fool's Day


2 April

Children's Book Day

Nursery Rhymes Party

3 April

World Party Day


3 April

Find a Rainbow Day

Rainbow Party

6 April

Army Day

Army Party

6 April

Caramel Popcorn Day


6 April

New Beer's Eve

Brews & Bites Beer Tasting

7 April

Beer Day

Brews & Bites Beer Tasting

8 April

Zoo Lovers Day

Zoo Animal Party

9 April

Unicorn Day

Pastel Rainbow Unicorn Party

10 April

Good Friday

Bread & Wine

10 April

Golfers' Day


11 April

Pet Day

The Secret Life of Pets Party

12 April

Easter Sunday

Easter Bunny Party

12 April

Desktfast Day

Breakfast

13 April

Family Day


14 April

Dolphin Day

Dolphin Party

16 April

Save the Elephant Day

Baby Elephant Party

22 April

Earth Day

Out of this World Party

23 April

Ramadan begins


23 April

German Beer Day

German Oktoberfest

24 April

Pig in a Blanket Day

Piggy Party

25 April

World Penguin Day


26 April

Hug an Australian Day


26 April

Alien Day

Outer Space Party

27 April

Freedom Day


28 April

Superhero Day

Superhero Party

MAY 2020

1 May

Worker's Day


1 May

Lei Day

Hawaiian Luau Party

2 May

International Astronomy Day

Out of this World Party

4 May

Star Wars Day

Star Wars Party

4 May

Firefighters' Day

Fire Fighter Party

5 May

Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo Party

5 May

Revenge of the Fifth

Star Wars Party

6 May

Beverage Day

Food & Drink Pairing Cocktail Hour

10 May

Mother's Day

Mother's Day Brunch

10 May

Mother Ocean Day

Marine World Party

13 May

Leprechaun Day


13 May

World Cocktail Day

Cocktails & Canapes Party

17 May

World Baking Day

Little Miss Baker Party

20 May

World Bee Day

What will it Bee? Gender Reveal Party

21 May

Ascension Day


23 May

Ramadan ends


23 May

Eid al-Fitr begins


23 May

Turtle Day


24 May

Eid al-Fitr ends


25 May

Wine Day

Cheese & Wine

25 May

Geek Pride Day

Get Your Geek On Bridal Shower

26 May

Dracula Day

Hotel Transyvania Party

28 May

Hamburger Day

Gourmet Slider Bar

JUNE 2020

5 June

Hot Air Balloon Day

Hot Air Balloon Party

7 June

Donut Day

Donut Party

8 June

World Oceans Day

Marine World Party

9 June

Donald Duck Day

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Party

12 June

Superman Day

Superman Party

12 June

International Falafel Day

Arabian Nights Bridal Shower

14 June

Cupcake Day

Couture Cupcakes

16 June

Youth Day


16 June

World Tapas Day

Spanish Tapas Fiesta

17 June

Eat Your Vegetables Day

1960's Flower Power Hippie Party

18 June

International Picnic Day

Picnic

18 June

Go Fishing Day

Gone Fishing Party

18 Jun

International Sushi Day

Big in Japan Party

19 June

Garfield the Cat Day


21 June

Father's Day

Father's Day "Man Food" Lunch

21 June

World Music Day

Music Party

21 June

Go Skateboarding Day

Skateboard Party

21 June

World Giraffe Day

Wild Animal African Safari Party

22 June

Onion Rings Day


24 June

Fairy Day

Woodlands Fairy Party

25 June

Global Beatles Day

Beatlemania Party

25 June

Goats Cheese Day

Cheese & Wine

28 June

Ceviche Day

Mexican Fiesta

JULY 2020

Month of July

Christmas in July

Christmas in July

1 July

Canada Day


1 July

International Reggae Day

Jamaican Reggae Party

2 July

World UFO Day

Outer Space Party

4 July

Independence Day

4th of July Picnic

4 July

Spareribs Day


7 July

Chocolate Day


9 July

Sugar Cookie Day

Little Miss Baker Party

10 July

Teddy Bear Picnic Day

Teddy Bear Picnic Party

10 July

Pina Colada Day


11 July

Blueberry Muffin Day

Breakfast Grazing Table

13 July

French Fries Day

Retro American Diner Party

13 July

Embrace Your Geekness Day

Get Your Geek On Bridal Shower

14 July

Bastille Day

Rustic French Country Lunch

14 July

Shark Awareness Day

Shark Party

16 July

World Snake Day

Snake Party

17 July

World Emoji Day

Emoji Party

18 July

Mandela Day

Proudly South African Kuier

20 July

Space Exploration Day

Outer Space Party

21 July

Junk Food Day

1950's Diner Party

23 July

Sprinkle Day

Donuts & Sprinkles Baby Shower

24 July

Tequila Day

Mexican Fiesta

24 July

2020 Summer Olympics begin

Olympic Games Party

25 July

Carousel Day

Carousel Party

27 July

Scotch Whisky Day


29 July

Lasagne Day

Boardroom Lunches

29 July

International Chicken Wing Day

Galinha Pintadinha Party

30 July

Eid al-Adha begins