Holidays in August
Agosto in Italian, Auot in French, Augusto in Spanish. There are no major August Holidays.
Sister’s Day and Friendship Day are the 1st Sunday in August.
August is a great month to go surfing, camping, eat some watermelon, visit a lighthouse, sell lemonade to the neighbors, swim all day until your skin is pruney and do some back-to-school shopping.
August means majestic. People named August include Garth Brooks’ daughter, Auguste Rodin the famous sculptor and August Wilson the playwright.
Silly, Funny August Holidays:
August 1 :: National Girlfriends Day
August 2 :: National Ice Cream Sandwich Day
August 3 :: National Watermelon Day * Grab Some Nuts Day
August 4 :: US Coast Guard Day
August 5 :: Work Like a Dog Day
August 6 :: National Root Beer Float Day * Wiggle Your Toes Day
August 7 :: National Lighthouse Day * National Zucchini Day
August 9 :: Book Lover’s Day
August 10 :: S’mores Day
August 11 :: Play in the Sand Day * Presidential Joke Day
August 12 :: National Middle Child Day
August 14 :: National Creamsicle Day
August 15 :: National Relaxation Day
August 16 :: National Tell a Joke Day
August 18 :: National Bad Poetry Day * National Soft Ice Cream Day
August 19 :: National Aviation Day * National Potato Day
August 20 :: Lemonade Day
August 21 :: Senior Citizens Day
August 22 :: National Tooth Fairy Day
August 23 :: National Sponge Cake Day
August 24 :: National Waffle Day
August 25 :: National Banana Split Day
August 26 :: National Dog Day
August y 27 :: Just Because Day