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Even thought we start off the month with April Fool’s Day, there’s no fooling around about how great the April national days are!

Throughout the entire month, there’s delicious food days to celebrate. From savory days like National Grilled Cheese Day on the 12th to chocolate holidays like National Chocolate Covered Cashews Day on the 21st.

There’s also delicious drink days like National Beer Day on the 7th. If beer’s not your thing you can also find wine holidays like World Malbec Day on the 17th.

Food and drinks aren’t the only things to celebrate this month. There’s also days dedicated to games like National Scrabble Day on the 13th, and days which revolve around inventions like National Zipper Day on the 29th.

Find out more about the April national days, by reading the posts below. Don’t forget to see which days you can find in our free April word search puzzle of national days!

White House Easter Egg Roll Day – Easter Egg Roll at the White House

With spring approaching, it’s almost time for White House Easter Egg Roll Day. Get ready to roll those Easter eggs! White House Easter Egg Roll Day is a national day that occurs on the Monday after Easter on the South Lawn of the White House.  Since the date of Easter changes every year, the date of …

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April Word Search Printable – National Days Word Find Puzzle

It is not just Easter eggs you will be looking for this month. Our new free printable also has something hidden in it. This free April word search printable features the national days of April. Look for these special days in our custom word search and cross them off the list as you find them. …

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What are the National Days in April? – Find Out With Our Full 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 Find a Rainbow Day – Get Rainbow Facts & Rainbow Symbolism

Even though St. Patrick’s Day has passed, we aren’t quite done chasing rainbows just yet. National Find a Rainbow Day is right around the corner! There’s something magical about rainbows that has the ability to make us feel like a child again, full of wonder and curiosity. It’s no surprise that a phenomenon so awe-inspiring …

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National Tea Day – Interesting Tea Facts, Ways to Celebrate & More!

National Tea Day is here! If you love drinking tea, this holiday is for you! Maybe your favorite is Earl Grey, or maybe you like iced tea. Whatever you fancy, celebrate it today! Grab a cup of your favorite tea and read on, for fun tea facts and ways to celebrate this national day. National …

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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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National Hanging Out Day – April 19 – Fun Facts and History

April 19 is celebrated each year as National Hanging Out Day. There are two meanings to the term “hanging out”. One deals with hanging out with your friends, and one deals with hanging laundry outdoors. This national day is not an excuse to join with your friends and goof off for the day. Rather this …

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

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

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National Scrabble Day – April 13 – America’s Favorite Word Game

April 13 is celebrated as National Scrabble Day. If you enjoy playing this popular puzzle game, you’ll be delighted to honor it today. Not only is it a fun game, but it’s also educational. I know I’ve learned new words when playing the game with friends.  National days of the year are a fun way …

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April Food Holidays – List of Food Days to Celebrate This Month

This list of April food holidays 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, no matter the reason. But when you mention foods and tasty drinks,  everyone …

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National Mr. Potato Head Day – April 30 – Fun Facts and History

April 30 is celebrated annually each year as National Mr. Potato Head Day. Join us for some fun facts about the history of this fun day that is dear to the young at heart, as well as those wanting to be more like a kid again. April is a month full of national days devoted …

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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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National Unicorn Day – April 9 – Get Some Fun Facts about Unicorns

If you have an interest in mythical creatures, you’ll be delighted to learn that April 9 is celebrated as National Unicorn Day. Embracing this national day and celebrating it will make you feel like a kid again, full of wonder and awe! These magical creatures are often mentioned with the same curiosity and delight as …

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National Ferret Day – April 2 – Unusual Animals

If you enjoy learning about unusual pets, you’ll enjoy celebrating National Ferret Day, celebrated each year on April 2. in the past we have talked about Black Cat Appreciation Day, National Puppy Day and Cuddly Kitten Day but today is the day for ferrets. National days are a fun way to celebrate odd and unusual …

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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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Go Birding Day – Last Saturday in April – Facts and Activities

Time to get out the bird watching binoculars! Go Birding Day is celebrated on the last Saturday in April. This us a great time to check out the activities of our feathered friends, the birds. Here are Always the Holidays, we love to celebrate National Days and other special days.  Today, we turn our attention …

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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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