Holidays off the Beaten Path

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Holidays off the Beaten Path

Ring in 2013 in your own quirky style by checking out the unique celebrations listed below. Check out some of these interesting holidays by going to the websites below to learn more information:

Jan. 1 – Bonza Bottler Day 
Jan. 1 – New Year’s Dishonor List
Jan. 2 – Happy Mew Year For Cats Day
Jan. 3 – Memento Mori
Jan. 4 – Dimpled Chad Day
Jan. 4 – National Trivia Day
Jan. 4 – World Hypnotism Day 
Jan. 7 – International Programmers Day
Jan. 8 – Show and Tell Day At Work
Jan. 10 – National Cut Your Energy Costs Day
Jan. 13 – Rubber Duckie Day
Jan. 14 – Clean Off Your Desk Day
Jan. 16 – Appreciate A Dragon Day
Jan. 16 – National Nothing Day
Jan. 17 – Judgment Day
Jan. 17 – Kid Inventors' Day
Jan. 21 – National Hugging Day
Jan. 22 – Answer Your Cat’s Question Day
Jan. 23 – National Pie Day
Jan. 23 – Snowplow Mailbox Hockey Day
Jan. 24 – Belly Laugh Day
Jan. 24 – Opposite Day
Jan. 25 – A Room of One’s Own Day
Jan. 26 – National Seed Swap Day
Jan. 28 – Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day
Jan. 30 – National Inane Answering Message Day

All holiday information is taken from Chase’s Calendar of Events, 2013 Edition.

-- by Brandon Digwood