Holidays Off The Beaten Path

Even if you don’t have Columbus Day off or celebrate Halloween, there are plenty of reasons to celebrate this month.  Check out some of these interesting holidays by going to the websites below to learn more information:

Oct. 1-31 – National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month
Oct. 1 - World Vegetarian Day
Oct. 5 – National Diversity Day
Oct. 5 – World Smile Day
Oct. 6 – World Card Making Day
Oct. 7 – Intergeneration Day
Oct. 10 – Bonza Bottler Day  
Oct. 10 – International Top Spinning Day
Oct. 11 – National Coming Out Day
Oct. 12 – Freethought Day
Oct. 12 – International Moment of Frustration Scream Day
Oct. 14 – Be Bald and Be Free Day
Oct. 19 – Evaluate Your Life Day
Oct. 20 – Fall Astronomy Day
Oct. 23 – National Mole Day
Oct. 27 – Cranky Coworkers Day
Oct. 27 – Make A Difference Day
Oct. 28 – Mother-In-Law Day
Oct. 30 – Create A Great Funeral Day
Oct. 30 – Haunted Refrigerator Night
Oct. 31 – National Knock-Knock Day

All holiday information is taken from Chase’s Calendar of Events, 2012 Edition.

--by Brandon Digwood