Food Holidays – whether you love them or hate them – they’re here to stay and with them, you have something to celebrate every day of the year. From National Watermelon Day to National Rum Day, this month is full of delicious food holidays. So go ahead, indulge, and take advantage of what this month has to offer.

Food Holidays to Celebrate all Month Long

National Brownies at Brunch Month – National Catfish Month – National Panini Month – National Peach Month – National Sandwich Month

August Food Holidays where the Dates Change from Year to Year

National Apple Week (2nd week)
International Beer Day (1st Friday)
National Mustard Day (1st Saturday)
International Bacon Day (Saturday before Labor Day)
National IPA Day (1st Thursday of August)

Daily Food Holidays


1 National Raspberry Cream Pie Day
2 National Ice Cream Sandwich Day
3 National Watermelon Day
3 Grab Some Nuts Day
4 National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day
5 National Oyster Day
6 National Root Beer Float Day
7 Raspberries ’n Cream Day
8 National Zucchini Day
8 National Frozen Custard Day
9 National Rice Pudding Day
10 National Banana Split Day
10 National S’mores Day
11 National Raspberry Tart Day
12 National Julienne Fries Day
13 National Filet Mignon Day
14 National Creamsicle Day
15 Julia Child’s Birthday
16 National Bratwurst Day
16 National Rum Day
17 National Vanilla Custard Day
18 National Soft Ice Cream Day
19 National Hot & Spicy Day
19 National Potato Day
20 National Chocolate Pecan Day
21 National Pecan Torte Day
21 National Sweet Tea Day
22 National “Eat a Peach” Day
22 National Pecan Torte Day
22 National Spumoni Day
23 National Sponge Cake Day
24 National Peach Pie Day
25 National Whiskey Sour Day
26 National Cherry Popsicle Day
27 National Banana Lover’s Day
27 National Pots de Creme Day
28 National Cherry Turnovers Day
29 Lemon Juice Day
29 National Chop Suey Day
30 National Toasted Marshmallow Day
31 National Trail Mix Day