October: List of Monthlong Observances

The month of October has 171 associated awareness designations and observances, shown below. There are also 671 holidays scheduled on specific days during the month.

1.

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

#NationalBreastCancerAwarenes… #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth #NBCAM

2.

National Dessert Month

#NationalDessertMonth #DessertMonth

Food / Drink
3.

National Cookie Month

#NationalCookieMonth #CookieMonth

Food / Drink
4.

National Pizza Month

#NationalPizzaMonth #PizzaMonth

Food / Drink
5.

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

#NationalDomesticViolenceAwar… #DomesticViolenceAwarenessMon… #NDVAM

6.

National Women's Small Business Month

#NationalWomensSmallBusinessM… #WomensSmallBusinessMonth #NWSBM

7.

National Pork Month

#NationalPorkMonth #PorkMonth

Food / Drink
8.

LGBT History Month

#LGBTHistoryMonth #NationalLGBTHistoryMonth #GayLesbianHistoryMonth

Nightlife
9.

Children's Health Month

#ChildrensHealthMonth #NationalChildrensHealthMonth #ChildHealthMonth

10.

National Book Month

#NationalBookMonth #BookMonth

11.

National Bullying Prevention Month

#NationalBullyingPreventionMo…

12.

National Physical Therapy Month

#NationalPhysicalTherapyMonth #PhysicalTherapyMonth

Health
13.

National Seafood Month

#NationalSeafoodMonth #SeafoodMonth

Food / Drink
14.

National Pasta Month

#NationalPastaMonth #PastaMonth

Food / Drink
15.

Country Music Month

#CountryMusicMonth #NationalCountryMusicMonth

Nightlife
16.

Head Start Awareness Month

#HeadStartAwarenessMonth #NationalHeadStartAwarenessMo…

17.

National Crime Prevention Month

#NationalCrimePreventionMonth #CrimePreventionMonth

18.

Health Literacy Month

#HealthLiteracyMonth #NationalHealthLiteracyMonth

19.

National Arts and Humanities Month

#NationalArtsAndHumanitiesMon… #ArtsAndHumanitiesMonth

20.

Farm to School Month

#NationalFarmToSchoolMonth #FarmToSchoolMonth

Food / Drink
21.

Tackling Hunger Month

#TacklingHungerMonth

Food / Drink
22.

World Hunger Awareness Month

#WorldHungerAwarenessMonth #HungerAwarenessMonth

Food / Drink
23.

Antidepressant Death Awareness Month

#AntidepressantDeathAwareness…

24.

Eye Injury Prevention Month

#EyeInjuryPreventionMonth #NationalEyeInjuryPreventionM…

25.

Fair Trade Month

#FairTradeMonth #NationalFairTradeMonth

26.

National AIDS Awareness Month

#NationalAIDSAwarenessMonth #AIDSAwarenessMonth

27.

National Animal Safety and Protection Month

#NationalAnimalSafetyAndProte… #AnimalSafetyAndProtectionMon…

28.

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

#NationalCybersecurityAwarene… #CybersecurityAwarenessMonth

29.

National Kitchen and Bath Month

#NationalKitchenAndBathMonth #KitchenAndBathMonth #NationalKitchenBathMonth

30.

National Cookbook Month

#NationalCookbookMonth #CookbookMonth

Food / Drink
31.

National Caramel Month

#NationalCaramelMonth #CaramelMonth

Food / Drink
32.

Drawloween

#Drawloween #Drawloween2019

The Arts
33.

International Dinosaur Month

#InternationalDinosaurMonth #DinosaurMonth

34.

National Chili Month

#NationalChiliMonth #ChiliMonth

Food / Drink
35.

Diversity Awareness Month

#DiversityAwarenessMonth #NationalDiversityAwarenessMo… #GlobalDiversityAwarenessMonth

36.

Virginia Wine Month

#VirginiaWineMonth

Nightlife
37.

Texas Wine Month

#TexasWineMonth #TXWineMonth

Nightlife
38.

National Community Planning Month

#NationalCommunityPlanningMon… #CommunityPlanningMonth #NCPM

39.

National Dental Hygiene Month

#NationalDentalHygieneMonth #DentalHygieneMonth

Food / Drink
40.

American Pharmacists Month

#AmericanPharmacistsMonth

41.

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

#NationalDisabilityEmployment… #DisabilityEmploymentAwarenes… #NDEAM

42.

Workplace Politics Awareness Month

#WorkplacePoliticsAwarenessMo…

43.

Pennsylvania Wine Month

#PennsylvaniaWineMonth #PAWineMonth

Nightlife
44.

National Pretzel Month

#NationalPretzelMonth #PretzelMonth

Food / Drink
45.

Adopt a Shelter Dog Month

#AdoptAShelterDogMonth #NationalAdoptAShelterDogMonth

46.

Adopt-A-Dog Month

#AdoptADogMonth #NationalAdoptADogMonth

47.

Black Speculative Fiction Month

#BlackSpeculativeFictionMonth

48.

Children's Magazine Month

#ChildrensMagazineMonth

49.

Employee Ownership Month

#EmployeeOwnershipMonth #NationalEmployeeOwnershipMon…

50.

National Celiac Disease Awareness Month

#NationalCeliacDiseaseAwarene… #CeliacDiseaseAwarenessMonth

51.

National Dyslexia Awareness Month

#NationalDyslexiaAwarenessMon… #DyslexiaAwarenessMonth

52.

American Cheese Month

#AmericanCheeseMonth #NationalAmericanCheeseMonth

Food / Drink
53.

Clergy Appreciation Month

#ClergyAppreciationMonth #NationalClergyAppreciationMo…

54.

Global ADHD Awareness Month

#GlobalADHDAwarenessMonth #ADHDAwarenessMonth

55.

World MRSA Awareness Month

#WorldMRSAAwarenessMonth #WorldMRSAMonth #MRSAAwarenessMonth

Health
56.

Agent Orange Awareness Month

#AgentOrangeAwarenessMonth #NationalAgentOrangeAwareness…

57.

Bat Appreciation Month

#BatAppreciationMonth #NationalBatAppreciationMonth

58.

Co-op Awareness Month

#CoOpAwarenessMonth #NationalCoOpAwarenessMonth

59.

International Strategic Planning Month

#InternationalStrategicPlanni… #StrategicPlanningMonth

60.

Mental Illness Awareness Month

#MentalIllnessAwarenessMonth

61.

National Learning and Development Month

#NationalLearningAndDevelopme… #LearningAndDevelopmentMonth

62.

National Bake and Decorate Month

#NationalBakeAndDecorateMonth #BakeAndDecorateMonth

Food / Drink
63.

Vegetarian Awareness Month

#VegetarianAwarenessMonth #NationalVegetarianAwarenessM…

Food / Drink
64.

National Sausage Month

#NationalSausageMonth #SausageMonth

Food / Drink
65.

Eat Better, Eat Together Month

#EatBetterEatTogetherMonth

Food / Drink
66.

Spinach Lovers Month

#SpinachLoversMonth #NationalSpinachLoversMonth

Food / Drink
67.

National Pickled Peppers Month

#PickledPeppersMonth #NationalPickledPeppersMonth

Food / Drink
68.

National Applejack Month

#NationalApplejackMonth #ApplejackMonth

Food / Drink
69.

Caffeine Addiction Recovery Month

#CaffeineAddictionRecoveryMon…

Food / Drink
70.

Eczema Awareness Month

#EczemaAwarenessMonth #NationalEczemaAwarenessMonth

Health
71.

International Walk to School Month

#InternationalWalkToSchoolMon… #WalkToSchoolMonth

Health
72.

American Archives Month

#AmericanArchivesMonth

73.

American Magazine Month

74.

Church Safety and Security Month

#ChurchSafetyAndSecurityMonth

75.

Class Reunion Month

#ClassReunionMonth

76.

Computer Learning Month

#ComputerLearningMonth #NationalComputerLearningMonth

77.

Cut Out Dissection Month

#CutOutDissectionMonth

78.

Dwarfism Awareness Month

#DwarfismAwarenessMonth #NationalDwarfismAwarenessMon…

79.

Emotional Intelligence Awareness Month

#EmotionalIntelligenceAwarene…

80.

Energy Awareness Month

#EnergyAwarenessMonth #NationalEnergyAwarenessMonth

81.

Energy Management is a Family Affair - Improve your Home Month

#EnergyManagementIsAFamilyAff…

82.

Fall Car Care Month

#FallCarCareMonth #CarCareMonth

83.

Financial Planning Month

#FinancialPlanningMonth

84.

Halloween Safety Month

#HalloweenSafetyMonth

85.

Healthy Lung Month

#HealthyLungMonth #NationalHealthyLungMonth

86.

Home Eye Safety Month

#HomeEyeSafetyMonth #NationalHomeEyeSafetyMonth

87.

National Audiology Awareness Month

#NationalAudiologyAwarenessMo… #AudiologyAwarenessMonth

88.

National Critical Illness Awareness Month

#CriticalIllnessAwarenessMonth

89.

National Depression Education and Awareness Month

#NationalDepressionEducationA…

90.

National Down Syndrome Awareness Month

#NationalDownSyndromeAwarenes… #DownSyndromeAwarenessMonth

91.

National Ergonomics Month

#NationalErgonomicsMonth #ErgonomicsMonth

92.

National Family Health Month

#NationalFamilyHealthMonth #FamilyHealthMonth

93.

National Field Trip Month

#NationalFieldTripMonth #FieldTripMonth #NationalGoOnAFieldTripMonth

94.

National Learn to Bowl Month

#LearnToBowlMonth

95.

National Liver Awareness Month

#NationalLiverAwarenessMonth #LiverAwarenessMonth

96.

National Pet Wellness Month

#NationalPetWellnessMonth #PetWellnessMonth

97.

National Quality Month

#NationalQualityMonth #QualityMonth

98.

National RSV Awareness Month

#NationalRSVAwarenessMonth #RSVAwarenessMonth

99.

National Roller Skating Month

#NationalRollerSkatingMonth #RollerSkatingMonth

100.

National Spinal Health Month

#NationalSpinalHealthMonth #SpinalHealthMonth

101.

National Stop Bullying Month

#NationalStopBullyingMonth #StopBullyingMonth

102.

Photographer Appreciation Month

#PhotographerAppreciationMonth #NationalPhotographerApprecia…

103.

Raptor Month

#RaptorMonth #NationalRaptorMonth

104.

Rett Syndrome Awareness Month

#RettSyndromeAwarenessMonth

105.

Right Brainers Rule! Month

#RightBrainersRuleMonth

106.

Urban October

#UrbanOctober

107.

National Popcorn Poppin' Month

#NationalPopcornPoppinMonth #PopcornPoppinMonth

Food / Drink
108.

National Cranberry Month

#NationalCranberryMonth #CranberryMonth

Food / Drink
109.

Eat Country Ham Month

#EatCountryHamMonth #NationalEatCountryHamMonth

Food / Drink
110.

Celebrate Sun Dried Tomatoes Month

Food / Drink
111.

Go Nuts Over Texas Peanuts Month

Food / Drink
112.

Texas Restaurant Month

Food / Drink
113.

National Kink Month

#NationalKinkMonth #KinkMonth #InternationalKinkMonth

Nightlife
114.

National Substance Abuse Prevention Month

#NationalSubstanceAbusePreven… #SubstanceAbusePreventionMonth

Nightlife
115.

Dysautonomia Awareness Month

#DysautonomiaAwarenessMonth #NationalDysautonomiaAwarenes…

Health
116.

Florida Greenways and Trails Month

Travel / Lodging
117.

Campaign For Healthier Babies Month

#CampaignForHealthierBabiesMo…

118.

Celebrating the Bilingual Child Month

#CelebratingTheBilingualChild…

119.

Church Library Month

#ChurchLibraryMonth

120.

Consumer Information Month

121.

Freethought Month

#MonthOfFreeThought

122.

German American Heritage Month

#GermanAmericanHeritageMonth

123.

Hog Out Month / Feral Hog Month

#HogOutMonth #FeralHogMonth

124.

I'm Just Me Because Month

125.

Indoor Air Quality Month

#IndoorAirQualityMonth #NationalIndoorAirQualityMonth

126.

International Augmentative and Alternative Communication Awareness Month

#AACAwarenessMonth

127.

International Starman Month

#InternationalStarmanMonth

128.

Italian American Heritage and Culture Month

#ItalianAmericanHeritageAndCu… #ItalianAmericanHeritageMonth #NationalItalianAmericanHerit…

129.

Long Term Care Planning Month

#LongTermCarePlanningMonth

130.

Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month

#MedicalUltrasoundAwarenessMo…

131.

Month Of Luigi

#MonthOfLuigi #SuperLuigiMonth

132.

National "Gain the Inside Advantage" Month

#NationalGainTheInsideAdvanta…

133.

National Aesthetician Month

#NationalAestheticianMonth

134.

National Chiropractic Health Month

#NationalChiropracticHealthMo… #ChiropracticHealthMonth

135.

National Communicate with Your Kids Month

136.

National Dollhouse and Miniatures Month

137.

National Dropout Prevention Month

#NationalDropoutPreventionMon… #DropoutPreventionMonth

138.

National Family Sexuality Education Month

#NationalFamilySexualityEduca… #FamilySexualityEducationMonth

139.

National High School Activities Month

#NationalHighSchoolActivities… #HighSchoolActivitiesMonth

140.

National Medical Librarians Month

#NationalMedicalLibrariansMon… #MedicalLibrariansMonth #NationalMedicalLibrarianMonth

141.

National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month

#NationalMedicineAbuseAwarene… #MedicineAbuseAwarenessMonth #NMAAM

142.

National Orthodontic Health Month

#NationalOrthodonticHealthMon… #OrthodonticHealthMonth #NOHM

143.

National Pit Bull Awareness Month

#NationalPitBullAwarenessMonth #PitBullAwarenessMonth

144.

National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

#NationalPregnancyAndInfantLo… #PregnancyAndInfantLossAwaren…

145.

National Protect Your Hearing Month

#NationalProtectYourHearingMo… #ProtectYourHearingMonth

146.

National Reading Group Month

#NationalReadingGroupMonth #ReadingGroupMonth

147.

National Sarcastic Awareness Month

#NationalSarcasticAwarenessMo… #SarcasticAwarenessMonth #NationalSarcasmAwarenessMonth

148.

National Spina Bifida Awareness Month

#NationalSpinaBifidaAwareness… #SpinaBifidaAwarenessMonth

149.

National Squirrel Awareness Month

#NationalSquirrelAwarenessMon… #SquirrelAwarenessMonth #SquirrelAppreciationMonth

150.

National Stamp Collecting Month

#NationalStampCollectingMonth #StampCollectingMonth

151.

National Toilet Tank Repair Month

#NationalToiletTankRepairMonth #ToiletTankRepairMonth

152.

National Work and Family Month

#NationalWorkAndFamilyMonth #WorkAndFamilyMonth

153.

Organize Your Medical Information Month

#OrganizeYourMedicalInformati…

154.

Ostomy Awareness Month

#OstomyAwarenessMonth

155.

Patient-Centered Care Awareness Month

#PatientCenteredCareAwareness… #PCCAM

156.

Polish American Heritage Month

#PolishAmericanHeritageMonth

157.

Positive Attitude Month

#PositiveAttitudeMonth #NationalPositiveAttitudeMonth

158.

Self-Promotion Month

#SelfPromotionMonth

159.

Talk About Prescriptions Month

#TalkAboutPrescriptionsMonth #TAPmonth #NationalTalkAboutPrescriptio…

160.

Window Covering Safety Month

#WindowCoveringSafetyMonth #NationalWindowCoveringSafety…

161.

Women Walking in Their Own Shoes Month

162.

World Animal Month

#WorldAnimalMonth #AnimalMonth

163.

World Blindness Awareness Month

#WorldBlindnessAwarenessMonth #BlindnessAwarenessMonth

164.

World Menopause Month

#WorldMenopauseMonth #MenopauseMonth #MenopauseAwarenessMonth

165.

Youth Against Tobacco Month

166.

Rhizomes and Persimmons Month

#RhizomesAndPersimmonsMonth

Food / Drink
167.

French-Canadian Heritage Month (Michigan)

#FrenchCanadianHeritageMonth

168.

National Foot Health Month (Australia)

#FootHealthMonth #NationalFootHealthMonth

169.

National Home Security Month

#NationalHomeSecurityMonth #HomeSecurityMonth #NHSM

170.

National Occupational Therapy Month (Canada)

#NationalOccupationalTherapyM… #OccupationalTherapyMonth

171.

National Tyre Safety Month (UK)

#NationalTyreSafetyMonth #TyreSafetyMonth

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