*Updated on August 2019*
Foodies, it’s time to celebrate. Why? Because, thankfully, almost every day of the year is some kind of food holiday! So no matter whether it’s December 20th and you’re celebrating National Sangria Day or it’s June 20th and you’re enjoying National Vanilla Milkshake Day, there’s always something to celebrate with these best food holidays of the year.
To save you some time, we went ahead and ticked off all the best food holidays of the year, month by month. Go ahead and start meal planning for office lunches based on these fun food holidays.
The Best Food Holidays of the Year
January 18: National Gourmet Coffee Day
Runner up: National Glazed Doughnut Day on January 12th.
February 18: National “Drink Wine” Day
Runner up: National Chewing Gum Day – February 15th
March 25: International Waffle Day
Runner up: National World Whiskey Day – March 27
April 6/7: New Beer’s Eve, National Beer Day
Runner up: National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day
May 11: National “Eat what you want” Day
Runner up: National Brown-Bag-It Day: May 25th
June 13: Cupcake Lover’s Day
Runner up: National Rotisserie Chicken Day – June 2nd
July 4: National BBQ Day (also known as America’s birthday)
Runner up: National Fried Chicken – July 6th, National Hot Dog Day – July 23rd, National Hamburger Day – July 28th, National Chicken Wing Day – July 29th
August 20: National Bacon Lovers’ Day
Runner up: National Ice Cream Sandwich Day – August 2nd
September 25: National Food Service Workers Day
Runner up: National “I Love Food” Day – September 9
October 1: World Vegetarian Day
Runner up: National Greasy Foods Day – October 25
November 14: National Pickle ‘Appreciation’ Day
Runner up: National Chinese Take-out Day – November 5th
December 5: National Comfort Food Day
Runner up: National “Get on the Scales” Day – December 29th
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