March National Days – Spring – Peanut Butter – St. Patrick’s Day – Puppies and More

March is such a fun month to celebrate! Spring is finally here and St. Patrick’s Day gives us lots of reasons to party. if you are looking for March national days to enjoy, this monthly calendar breaks down the month of March into a day by day account of the national days that happen this month.  The calendar gives a quick look at the month so that you can honor the day with food, activities and decor ideas.  

March is the third month of the year. In the Northern Hemisphere, spring comes this month but in the Southern Hemisphere, it is actually the beginning of autumn. The name of the month comes from Mars, the Roman god of war.  Martius was also the first month of the earliest Roman Calendar.  There are lots of fun national days to celebrate in March. Check them all out at Always the Holidays

In the USA, March is National Nutrition Month, Music in our Schools Month and National Celery Month, among others. Birthstones for March are aquamarine and bloodstone, the flower is the daffodil and the zodiac sign is Pisces up to March 20 and Aries after that date.

National Days of March

The calendar below lists the National Days of March, day by day. Some of these topics have links to pages on my site where you can find more information about that fun national day. I add to this page often with new links and interesting facts about your favorite national days. The page is a work in progress, so be sure to check often to see what’s new this month.March calendar

Even though spring starts in March, there is a lot more to celebrate this month. From National Peanut Butter Lover’s day on March 1 to National Little Red Wagon Day in the last week of the month, each day holds a lot of fun in store for you. Be sure to spread the word by using the hashtag #celebratenationaldays on social media.

March 1

  • Dadgum That’s Good Day
  • Fruit Compote Day
  • Horse Protection Day
  • Peanut Butter Lover’s Day
  • Pig Day
March 2

  • Old Stuff Day
  • Banana Cream Pie Day
  • Dr. Seuss Day
  • Employee Appreciation Day – (1st Friday)
  • Dress in Blue Day – (1st Friday)
March 3

  • Canadian Bacon Day
  • Anthem Day
  • Cold Cuts Day
  • I Want You to be Happy Day
  • Mulled Wine Day 
March 4

  • Toy Soldier Day
  • Marching Music Day
  • Grammar Day
  • Hug a G.I. Day
  • Pound Cake Day
March 5

  • Absinthe Day
  • Cheese Doodle Day
  • Multiple Personality Day
  • Fun Facts About Names Day
  • Potty Dance Day
March 6

  • Dress Day
  • Dentist’s Day
  • Frozen Food Day
  • Oreo Cookie Day 
  • White Chocolate Cheesecake Day
March 7

  • Be Heard Day
  • Cereal Day
  • Crown of Roast Pork Day 
  • Stop Bad Service Day
  • Discover What your Name Means Day


March 8

  • World Kidney Day
  • International Women’s Day
  • Peanut Cluster Day
  • Proofreading Day
  • Name Tag Day
March 9

  • Mddle Name Pride Day
  • Barbie Day
  • Crab meat Day
  • Get Over it Day
  • Meatball Day
March 10

  • Blueberry Popover Day
  • Mario Day
  • Pack Your Lunch Day
  • Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
  • Skirt Day
March 11

  • Johnny Appleseed Day
  • Oatmeal Nut Waffles Day
  • Promposal Day
  • Worship of Tools Day
  • Daylight Savings Time – (2nd Sunday)
March 12

  • Girl Scout Day
  • Plant a Flower Day
  • Napping Day 
  • Baked Scallops Day
  • Alfred Hitchcock Day  
March 13

  • Coconut Torte Day
  • Earmuff Day
  • Good Samaritan Day
  • Jewel Day
  • K9 Veterans Day
  • Open an Umbrella Indoors Day
March 14

  • Learn About Butterflies Day
  • Children’s Craft Day
  • Learn About Butterflies Day
  • Pi Day
  • Potato Chip Day
  • Science Education Day
March 15

  • True Confessions Day
  • Ides of March
  • Everything You Think Is Wrong Day
  • Pears Helene Day
  • Shoe the World Day
  • Oranges and Lemons Day
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The month is half way done. Have you found a national day to celebrate yet?  Don’t give up. We have lots more fun in store. How about National California strawberry day or National Puppy Day? March National Days include National Puppy Day, National Red Wagon Day and so many more.

March 16

  • Artichoke Hearts Day
  • Everything You Do Is Right Day
  • Freedom of Information Day
  • Panda Day
  • Farm Rescuer Day
March 17

  • Corned Beef and Cabbage Day
  • St. Patrick’s Day
  • Quilting Day – Third Saturday in March
  • Corn Dog Day – Changes each year
  • Camp Fire Girl’s Day
March 18

  • Awkward Moments Day
  • Biodiesel Day
  • Lacy Oatmeal Cookie Day
  • Sloppy Joe Day
  • Supreme Sacrifice Day
March 19

  • Certified Nurses Day
  • Chocolate Caramel Day
  • Let’s Laugh Day
  • Poultry Day
  • Breakfast Day
March 20

  • Kiss Your Fiance Day
  • Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
  • Proposal Day
  • Ravioli Day
  • World Story Telling Day
March 21

  • California Strawberry Day
  • Common Courtesy Day
  • Fragrance Day
  • French Bread Day
  • Single Parent Day
March 22

  • Bavarian Crepes Day
  • Goof Off Day
  • World Water Day
  • As Young as You Feel Day
  • Sing Out Day
March 23

March 24

  • Chocolate Covered Raisin Day
  • Flatmate’s Day
  • Tuberculosis Day
  • International Day for Achievers
  • Cocktail Day
March 25

March 26

  • Epilepsy Awareness Day – Purple Day
  • Nougat Day
  • Spinach Day
  • International Waffle Day
  • Make Up Your Own Holiday Day.
March 27

  • Joe Day
  • Spanish Paella Day
  • World Theater Day
  • Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day
March 28 

  • Black Forest Cake Day
  • Something on a Stick Day
  • Weed Appreciation Day
  • Little Red Wagon Day – (Last Wed)
  • Children’s Picture Book Day
March 29

  • Texas Love The Children Day
  • Vietnam War Veterans Day
  • Lemon Chiffon Cake Day
  • Mom and Pop Business Owners Day
  • Smoke and Mirrors Day
March 30

  • Doctors Day
  • I Am in Control Day
  • Pencil Day
  • Take a Walk in the Park Day
  • Turkey Neck Soup Day
  March 31

  • Bunsen Burner Day
  • Clams on the Half Shell Day
  • Crayon Day
  • Prom Day
  • Tater Day

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What is your favorite National Day to celebrate in March?

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