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Even though April Fools Day happens this month, it’s no joke that the April food days this are worth looking forward to!

There’s savory April food days to enjoy like National Burrito Day, which falls on the first Thursday in April, and National Grilled Cheese Day, which falls on April 12th. There’s also National Garlic Day on April 19th and National Glazed Spiral Ham Day on April 15th.

For dessert make sure to check out National Peach Cobbler Day on April 13th and National Blueberry Pie Day on April 28th. Both posts contain delicious recipes to celebrate these days!

Check out the full list of national days in April for more special days. Keep reading for some of our favorite food days this month, and see how many you can find in this April word search of national days.

What are the National Days in April? – Find Out With Our Complete List!

This list of national days in April breaks down the month into a day by day account of the national days that will be happening over the next few weeks. The fourth month of the year starts with April Fool’s Day. This seems to be a hint that the month has a lot of fun …

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National Peach Cobbler Day – Fun Facts, History & Peach Cobbler Recipes

You know what’s better than eating peach cobbler? Eating peach cobbler on National Peach Cobbler Day! Honor this sweet treat by learning more about it below. Did you know peach cobbler is hundreds of years old? Not only is it tasty, but it has a rich history as well. There are so many fun ways …

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Blueberry Recipes to Celebrate National Blueberry Pie Day – April 28

Do you know that April 28 is National Blueberry Pie Day? In honor of this national day, I’ve put together a collection of blueberry recipes for you to enjoy. I was born in Maine and have fond memories of my family picking blueberries every year when they were in season. This delicious fruit is tasty …

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Animal Cracker Recipes to Celebrate National Animal Cracker Day – April 18

April 18 is National Animal Cracker Day. Remember those little red boxes, shaped like circus train cars full of tiny animals?  This childhood treat has it’s own special day! In honor of the day, I thought it would be fun to celebrate this National Day with some great tasting Animal Cracker Recipes.  Whipping up some …

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April National Food Days – Grilled Cheese, Cherry Cheesecake, Pecans and More!

This list of national food days in April gives us so many recipes to share. From pecans to oatmeal cookies every day of the month has at least one food or drink associated with it which makes it easy to celebrate. National days are fun to celebrate, no matter the reason. But when you mention …

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McDonald’s Day – Fun Facts and History of McDonald’s Fast Food

April 15 is celebrated as McDonald’s Day. Today celebrates the day in 1955 when Ray Kroc started his fast-food chain, making it eventually become one of the most successful franchises in the food industry. April is a month full of national days devoted to all sorts of food. Check out the full list of April …

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National Licorice Day – April 12 – Candy, Medicine, Flavorings and More

April 12 is celebrated as National Licorice Day. While you won’t find this day on most calendars, those who love licorice in all forms will be delighted to celebrate this tasty food holiday. While we know of licorice in many forms – red licorice, licorice twists, and licorice allsorts, this national day was started to …

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National Cheese Ball Day – April 17 – Recipes & Fun Facts

April 17 is celebrated as National Cheese Ball Day. If this party appetizer is something you enjoy, read on for some fun facts and recipes to honor this tasty food holiday. One of the great things about cheese balls is that there are both savory and sweet versions of them. We have plenty of recipes …

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National Cinnamon Crescent Day – April 10

April 10 is celebrated as National Cinnamon Crescent Day. Keep reading to learn more about crescent rolls and fun ways to celebrate the national day. I’ve also compiled a list of crescent roll recipes for you. Why not bake up a batch of crescent rolls to honor this tasty national day? April is a month …

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Sweet Potato Day (Also known as National Tater Day)

Time for a tater, sweet style!  The first Monday in April is known as Sweet Potato Day. It’s also fondly referred to as National Tater Day. This day is not the only day devoted to sweet potatoes in the lists of national days. February 22 is also celebrated as National Cook a Sweet Potato Day. …

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National Picnic Day – April 23 – Grab a Picnic Basket and Relax

When the warm weather has arrived, my thoughts turn to eating outdoors and nothing is more relaxing than a picnic. April 23 is celebrated each year as National Picnic Day. It is the perfect day to enjoy the fresh air with some good food and good friends. Whether you want to go to the effort …

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National Pecan Day – Fun Facts and Recipes for this Tasty Nut Day

Who doesn’t love the crunch of a handful of pecans? If this is one of your favorite nuts, you’ll be happy to know that April 14 is recognized as National Pecan Day. This is the perfect day to start snacking or to use the nuts in a favorite recipe or two. Today is a fun …

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Chocolate Covered Cashews Day – April 21 – Cashew Facts and Recipes

Who doesn’t love the taste of cashews and chocolates.  April 21 celebrates them both as National Chocolate Covered Cashews Day. Your taste buds will delight in a combination of rich and decadent chocolate covering the outside of crunchy cashew nuts. Can you imagine a better taste? I love celebrating the various foodie national days with …

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National Grilled Cheese Day – April 12 – Join us for These Melted Cheese Recipes!

Today is National Grilled Cheese Day and it’s the perfect day to indulge in this tasty comfort food treat. Who doesn’t love the taste of gooey grilled cheese between two pieces of toasted bread?  April is a month full of national days devoted to all sorts of food. Check out the full list of April …

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National Garlic Day – April 19 – Activities, Recipes and Growing Tips

Garlic is used so often in cooking, it is fitting that it has its own national day. April 19 is National Garlic Day. Time to forget about its effects on our breath and embrace the clove. We’ve got some recipes, garlic growing tips and fun facts about this bulb that many people have a love-hate …

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National Burrito Day – 1st Thursday in April – Try These Burrito Recipes

The first Thursday in April is observed each year as National Burrito Day.  I doubt that anyone needs an excuse to try a burrito recipe, but if you do, today’s the day!  This national day is your opportunity to sample one of America’s favorite Tex Mex meals with a choice of dozens of tasty burrito …

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30+ Awesome Ham Recipes for Glazed Spiral Ham Day

In honor of National Glazed Spiral Ham Day, (April 15) I am bringing to you 15 awesome Ham Recipes for you to enjoy! Ham makes a great special occasion dinner, but it also usually means lots of left overs. Put them to good use with these great recipes to celebrate this tasty National Day. What is spiral ham? …

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