October: List of Monthlong Observances

Below is a list of October's 178 observances and awareness events for the month. There are also 770 individual days during the month with holidays scheduled.

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 #Drawloween2020

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.

National Down Syndrome Awareness Month

#NationalDownSyndromeAwarenes… #DownSyndromeAwarenessMonth

Health
46.

Adopt a Shelter Dog Month

#AdoptAShelterDogMonth #NationalAdoptAShelterDogMonth

47.

Adopt-A-Dog Month

#AdoptADogMonth #NationalAdoptADogMonth

48.

Black Speculative Fiction Month

#BlackSpeculativeFictionMonth

49.

Children's Magazine Month

#ChildrensMagazineMonth

50.

Employee Ownership Month

#EmployeeOwnershipMonth #NationalEmployeeOwnershipMon…

51.

Fire Prevention Month

#FirePreventionMonth #NationalFirePreventionMonth

52.

National Celiac Disease Awareness Month

#NationalCeliacDiseaseAwarene… #CeliacDiseaseAwarenessMonth

53.

National Dyslexia Awareness Month

#NationalDyslexiaAwarenessMon… #DyslexiaAwarenessMonth

54.

American Cheese Month

#AmericanCheeseMonth #NationalAmericanCheeseMonth

Food / Drink
55.

Clergy Appreciation Month

#ClergyAppreciationMonth #NationalClergyAppreciationMo…

56.

Global ADHD Awareness Month

#GlobalADHDAwarenessMonth #ADHDAwarenessMonth

57.

Youth Justice Action Month

#YouthJusticeActionMonth #YouthJusticeAwarenessMonth #YJAM

58.

World MRSA Awareness Month

#WorldMRSAAwarenessMonth #WorldMRSAMonth #MRSAAwarenessMonth

Health
59.

Agent Orange Awareness Month

#AgentOrangeAwarenessMonth #NationalAgentOrangeAwareness…

60.

Bat Appreciation Month

#BatAppreciationMonth #NationalBatAppreciationMonth

61.

Co-op Awareness Month

#CoOpAwarenessMonth #NationalCoOpAwarenessMonth

62.

International Strategic Planning Month

#InternationalStrategicPlanni… #StrategicPlanningMonth

63.

Mental Illness Awareness Month

#MentalIllnessAwarenessMonth

64.

National Learning and Development Month

#NationalLearningAndDevelopme… #LearningAndDevelopmentMonth

65.

TeenTober

#TeenTober

66.

National Bake and Decorate Month

#NationalBakeAndDecorateMonth #BakeAndDecorateMonth

Food / Drink
67.

Vegetarian Awareness Month

#VegetarianAwarenessMonth #NationalVegetarianAwarenessM…

Food / Drink
68.

National Sausage Month

#NationalSausageMonth #SausageMonth

Food / Drink
69.

Eat Better, Eat Together Month

#EatBetterEatTogetherMonth

Food / Drink
70.

Spinach Lovers Month

#SpinachLoversMonth #NationalSpinachLoversMonth

Food / Drink
71.

National Pickled Peppers Month

#PickledPeppersMonth #NationalPickledPeppersMonth

Food / Drink
72.

National Applejack Month

#NationalApplejackMonth #ApplejackMonth

Food / Drink
73.

Caffeine Addiction Recovery Month

#CaffeineAddictionRecoveryMon…

Food / Drink
74.

Dwarfism Awareness Month

#DwarfismAwarenessMonth #NationalDwarfismAwarenessMon…

Health
75.

Eczema Awareness Month

#EczemaAwarenessMonth #NationalEczemaAwarenessMonth

Health
76.

International Walk to School Month

#InternationalWalkToSchoolMon… #WalkToSchoolMonth

Health
77.

American Archives Month

#AmericanArchivesMonth

78.

American Magazine Month

79.

Church Safety and Security Month

#ChurchSafetyAndSecurityMonth

80.

Class Reunion Month

#ClassReunionMonth

81.

Computer Learning Month

#ComputerLearningMonth #NationalComputerLearningMonth

82.

Cut Out Dissection Month

#CutOutDissectionMonth

83.

Emotional Intelligence Awareness Month

#EmotionalIntelligenceAwarene…

84.

Energy Awareness Month

#EnergyAwarenessMonth #NationalEnergyAwarenessMonth

85.

Energy Management is a Family Affair - Improve your Home Month

#EnergyManagementIsAFamilyAff…

86.

Fall Car Care Month

#FallCarCareMonth #CarCareMonth

87.

Financial Planning Month

#FinancialPlanningMonth

88.

Halloween Safety Month

#HalloweenSafetyMonth

89.

Healthy Lung Month

#HealthyLungMonth #NationalHealthyLungMonth

90.

Home Eye Safety Month

#HomeEyeSafetyMonth #NationalHomeEyeSafetyMonth

91.

National Audiology Awareness Month

#NationalAudiologyAwarenessMo… #AudiologyAwarenessMonth

92.

National Critical Illness Awareness Month

#CriticalIllnessAwarenessMonth

93.

National Depression Education and Awareness Month

#NationalDepressionEducationA…

94.

National Ergonomics Month

#NationalErgonomicsMonth #ErgonomicsMonth

95.

National Family Health Month

#NationalFamilyHealthMonth #FamilyHealthMonth

96.

National Field Trip Month

#NationalFieldTripMonth #FieldTripMonth #NationalGoOnAFieldTripMonth

97.

National Learn to Bowl Month

#LearnToBowlMonth

98.

National Liver Awareness Month

#NationalLiverAwarenessMonth #LiverAwarenessMonth

99.

National Pet Wellness Month

#NationalPetWellnessMonth #PetWellnessMonth

100.

National Quality Month

#NationalQualityMonth #QualityMonth

101.

National RSV Awareness Month

#NationalRSVAwarenessMonth #RSVAwarenessMonth

102.

National Roller Skating Month

#NationalRollerSkatingMonth #RollerSkatingMonth

103.

National Spinal Health Month

#NationalSpinalHealthMonth #SpinalHealthMonth

104.

National Stop Bullying Month

#NationalStopBullyingMonth #StopBullyingMonth

105.

Photographer Appreciation Month

#PhotographerAppreciationMonth #NationalPhotographerApprecia…

106.

Raptor Month

#RaptorMonth #NationalRaptorMonth

107.

Rett Syndrome Awareness Month

#RettSyndromeAwarenessMonth

108.

Right Brainers Rule! Month

#RightBrainersRuleMonth

109.

Urban October

#UrbanOctober

110.

National Popcorn Poppin' Month

#NationalPopcornPoppinMonth #PopcornPoppinMonth

Food / Drink
111.

National Cranberry Month

#NationalCranberryMonth #CranberryMonth

Food / Drink
112.

Eat Country Ham Month

#EatCountryHamMonth #NationalEatCountryHamMonth

Food / Drink
113.

Celebrate Sun Dried Tomatoes Month

Food / Drink
114.

Go Nuts Over Texas Peanuts Month

Food / Drink
115.

Texas Restaurant Month

Food / Drink
116.

National Kink Month

#NationalKinkMonth #KinkMonth #InternationalKinkMonth

Nightlife
117.

Locktober

#Locktober

Nightlife
118.

National Substance Abuse Prevention Month

#NationalSubstanceAbusePreven… #SubstanceAbusePreventionMonth

Nightlife
119.

Dysautonomia Awareness Month

#DysautonomiaAwarenessMonth #NationalDysautonomiaAwarenes…

Health
120.

Florida Greenways and Trails Month

Travel / Lodging
121.

Campaign For Healthier Babies Month

#CampaignForHealthierBabiesMo…

122.

Celebrating the Bilingual Child Month

#CelebratingTheBilingualChild…

123.

Church Library Month

#ChurchLibraryMonth

124.

Consumer Information Month

125.

Freethought Month

#MonthOfFreeThought

126.

German American Heritage Month

#GermanAmericanHeritageMonth

127.

Hog Out Month / Feral Hog Month

#HogOutMonth #FeralHogMonth

128.

I'm Just Me Because Month

129.

Indoor Air Quality Month

#IndoorAirQualityMonth #NationalIndoorAirQualityMonth

130.

International Augmentative and Alternative Communication Awareness Month

#AACAwarenessMonth

131.

International Starman Month

#InternationalStarmanMonth

132.

Italian American Heritage and Culture Month

#ItalianAmericanHeritageAndCu… #ItalianAmericanHeritageMonth #NationalItalianAmericanHerit…

133.

Long Term Care Planning Month

#LongTermCarePlanningMonth

134.

Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month

#MedicalUltrasoundAwarenessMo…

135.

Month Of Luigi

#MonthOfLuigi #SuperLuigiMonth

136.

National "Gain the Inside Advantage" Month

#NationalGainTheInsideAdvanta…

137.

National Aesthetician Month

#NationalAestheticianMonth

138.

National Chiropractic Health Month

#NationalChiropracticHealthMo… #ChiropracticHealthMonth

139.

National Communicate with Your Kids Month

140.

National Dollhouse and Miniatures Month

141.

National Dropout Prevention Month

#NationalDropoutPreventionMon… #DropoutPreventionMonth

142.

National Family Sexuality Education Month

#NationalFamilySexualityEduca… #FamilySexualityEducationMonth

143.

National High School Activities Month

#NationalHighSchoolActivities… #HighSchoolActivitiesMonth

144.

National Medical Librarians Month

#NationalMedicalLibrariansMon… #MedicalLibrariansMonth #NationalMedicalLibrarianMonth

145.

National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month

#NationalMedicineAbuseAwarene… #MedicineAbuseAwarenessMonth #NMAAM

146.

National Orthodontic Health Month

#NationalOrthodonticHealthMon… #OrthodonticHealthMonth #NOHM

147.

National Pit Bull Awareness Month

#NationalPitBullAwarenessMonth #PitBullAwarenessMonth

148.

National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

#NationalPregnancyAndInfantLo… #PregnancyAndInfantLossAwaren…

149.

National Protect Your Hearing Month

#NationalProtectYourHearingMo… #ProtectYourHearingMonth

150.

National Reading Group Month

#NationalReadingGroupMonth #ReadingGroupMonth

151.

National Sarcastic Awareness Month

#NationalSarcasticAwarenessMo… #SarcasticAwarenessMonth #NationalSarcasmAwarenessMonth

152.

National Spina Bifida Awareness Month

#NationalSpinaBifidaAwareness… #SpinaBifidaAwarenessMonth

153.

National Squirrel Awareness Month

#NationalSquirrelAwarenessMon… #SquirrelAwarenessMonth #SquirrelAppreciationMonth

154.

National Stamp Collecting Month

#NationalStampCollectingMonth #StampCollectingMonth

155.

National Toilet Tank Repair Month

#NationalToiletTankRepairMonth #ToiletTankRepairMonth

156.

National Work and Family Month

#NationalWorkAndFamilyMonth #WorkAndFamilyMonth

157.

Organize Your Medical Information Month

#OrganizeYourMedicalInformati…

158.

Ostomy Awareness Month

#OstomyAwarenessMonth

159.

Patient-Centered Care Awareness Month

#PatientCenteredCareAwareness… #PCCAM

160.

Polish American Heritage Month

#PolishAmericanHeritageMonth

161.

Positive Attitude Month

#PositiveAttitudeMonth #NationalPositiveAttitudeMonth

162.

Self-Promotion Month

#SelfPromotionMonth

163.

Subaru Loves Pets Month

#SubaruLovesPetsMonth

164.

Talk About Prescriptions Month

#TalkAboutPrescriptionsMonth #TAPmonth #NationalTalkAboutPrescriptio…

165.

Window Covering Safety Month

#WindowCoveringSafetyMonth #NationalWindowCoveringSafety…

166.

Women Walking in Their Own Shoes Month

167.

World Animal Month

#WorldAnimalMonth #AnimalMonth

168.

World Blindness Awareness Month

#WorldBlindnessAwarenessMonth #BlindnessAwarenessMonth

169.

World Menopause Month

#WorldMenopauseMonth #MenopauseMonth #MenopauseAwarenessMonth

170.

Youth Against Tobacco Month

171.

Rhizomes and Persimmons Month

#RhizomesAndPersimmonsMonth

Food / Drink
172.

National Cholesterol Month (UK)

#NationalCholesterolMonth #CholesterolMonth

Health
173.

Boiler Switch On Awareness Month (UK)

#BoilerSwitchOnMonth #BoilerSwitchOnAwarenessMonth

174.

French-Canadian Heritage Month (Michigan)

#FrenchCanadianHeritageMonth

175.

National Foot Health Month (Australia)

#FootHealthMonth #NationalFootHealthMonth

176.

National Home Security Month

#NationalHomeSecurityMonth #HomeSecurityMonth #NHSM

177.

National Occupational Therapy Month (Canada)

#NationalOccupationalTherapyM… #OccupationalTherapyMonth

178.

National Tyre Safety Month (UK)

#NationalTyreSafetyMonth #TyreSafetyMonth

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