Halloween is not the only holiday in October. Besides the seventh, there is a holiday to celebrate each day this month. Which holidays are you going to recognize during the month of October?
October 1: Fire Pup Day – Do you know a fire pup? Give that dog a bone!
October 2: Guardian Angels Day – Keep your guardian angel by your side. Mine just stays in the car, though.
October 3: Country Inn, Bed and Breakfast Day (2010) – Wouldn’t it be great if the Bed & Breakfasts let people stay for free this day? Ah, well.
October 4: Ten-Four Day – Every time someone talks to you, reply with “ten-four”.
October 5: World Teachers Day – Give your teachers the day off and teach the class yourself.
October 6: Mad Hatter Day – Be your crazy self and treat normal, sane people like they are the weird ones.
October 7: Wild Card – You choose a holiday to celebrate.
October 8: National Depression Screening Day – Yes, you may think you are the happiest person on the planet; go get yourself screened for depression, anyway.
October 9: National Pro-Life Cupcake Day – Bake yourself some cupcakes to celebrate being alive.
October 10: National Cake Decorating Day – Oh, boy – another day to eat cake! After decorating it, of course.
October 11: National Coming Out Day – Come out from wherever you happen to be: the attic, the closet, whatever.
October 12: International Moment of Frustration Scream Day – Does this mean I can scream every time I get frustrated? Wait – I already do that.
October 13: Navy Birthday – Throw a birthday party with navy colored decorations.
October 14: Be Bald and Be Free Day – If you have hair, shave it off and let yourself free!
October 15: National Grouch Day – If anyone asks why you’re so cranky, tell them it’s National Grouch Day. You have a right to be irritated.
October 16: World Food Day – Each as much food as you can from all around the world.
October 17: National Day for the Eradication of Poverty – It’s up to you to get rid of poverty in the world. So what are you gonna do?
October 18: National Chocolate Cupcake Day – Not just any cupcake will do; it has to be chocolate.
October 19: Evaluate Your Life Day – Write your evaluation down in list form.
October 20: Miss American Rose Day (2010) – Become a beautiful, American rose and treat the women in your life like roses, too.
October 21: International Stuttering Awareness Day – See if anyone is aware of your sudden stuttering when you talk.
October 22: Caps Locks Day – Type everything in all CAPS.
October 23: IPOD Day – Take your iPod everywhere you go. Hey, it’s a whole day to cherish the iPod!
October 24: World Development Information Day – Share information about world development with everyone you know.
October 25: Sourest Day – Oh boy, we’ve got a National Grouch Day and a Sourest Day? This sure is a happy month.
October 26: Worldwide Howl at the Moon Night – You don’t have to be a werewolf to howl at the moon. You’ve always wanted to give it a try. Now is your chance!
October 27: Cranky Co-workers Day – Become a cranky co-worker for the day.
October 28: National Chocolates Day – I don’t think I have to tell you how to celebrate.
October 29: Internet Day – Every day is Internet Day for me.
October 30: Haunted Refrigerator Night – Create a mini haunted house in the refrigerator. Hey, it will keep the kids out of the fridge!
October 31: National Caramel Apple Day – Who doesn’t love caramel apples? Whip some up for your Halloween party tonight.
In case you missed last month’s holidays, here they are.
Source: October 2010 Holidays