Holidays Off The Beaten Path

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Holidays Off The Beaten Path

FireworksFireworks make us loud and proud, but Independence Day is just one of the many holidays we can celebrate in July. Learn about some of the weird holidays that happen this month by clicking on the links below See if they make as a big a BOOM in your life as the fireworks on the Fourth.

July 1-31 – Cell Phone Courtesy Month
July 1-31 – International Zine Month
July 3 – Stay Out of the Sun Day
July 6 – Take Your Webmaster to Lunch Day
July 7 – Bonza Bottler Day
July 7 – Tell the Truth Day
July 8 – SCUD Day (Savor the Comic, Unplug the Drama)
July 10 – Don’t Step On a Bee Day
July 13 – Embrace Your Geekiness Day
July 13 – Gruntled Workers Day
July 14 – Grange Day
July 15 – Be a Dork Day
July 15 – National Ice Cream Day
July 16 – Global Hug Your Kids Day
July 18 – Mandela Day
July 21 – National Woodie Wagon Day
July 21 – Toss Away the “Could Haves” and “Should Haves” Day
July 23 – Gorgeous Grandma Day
July 23 – Hot Enough for Ya Day
July 27 – Take Your Houseplants for a Walk Day
July 27 – Walk On Stilts Day

All holiday information is taken from Chase’s Calendar of Events, 2012 Edition.

--by Brandon Digwood