In January, celebrate popcorn day, kazoo day and more

Each day of month has designation

Those looking for reasons to celebrate every day this month have one. 

In 2005, the National Association of Professional Organizers designated the month of January as Get Organized Month. Every day of the month also has some sort of designation. 

Here is a list we found of designations given to each date this month — some official, some not.


1: New Year’s Day, Commitment Day

2: Personal Trainer Awareness Day, National Buffet Day

3: National Chocolate Covered Cherry Day, Drinking Straw Day

4: World Braille Day

5: Bird Day, Bean Day, Whipped Cream Day

6: Epiphany, Three Kings Day

7: International Programmers Day

8: Midwife’s Day, Women’s Day, Bubble Bath Day

9: National Static Electricity Day

10: League of Nations Day, Bittersweet Chocolate Day

11: National Human Trafficking Awareness Day, Milk Day

12: Marzipan Day

13: National Clean Off Your Desk Day, Caesarean Section Day

14: Dress Up Your Pet Day, Ratification Day

15: Humanitarian Day, MLK’s Birthday, Hat Day

16: Religious Freedom Day

17: Hot Heads Chili Day, International Fetish Day, Judgement Day (wait, what?), Ditch Resolutions Day

18. Polar Bear Swim Day, Thesaurus Day

19: Popcorn Day, Tin Can Day

20: Martin Luther King Day

21: Inauguration Day, Granola Bar Day

22: Roe vs. Wade Day

23: National Pie Day, Handwriting Day

24: Belly Laugh Day, National Compliment Day, National Peanut Butter Day

25: Mac Computer Day, National Irish Coffee Day (also observed March 17), Visit Your Local Quilt Shop Day

26: Grammy Awards Day, National Peanut Brittle Day

27: Holocaust Memorial Day

28: National Kazoo Day, Data Privacy Day

29: National Puzzle Day, Seeing Eye Dog Day, Cornchip Day

30: Inane Answering Message Day, Croissant Day

31: National Pre-School Fitness Day, Backward Day

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