October: List of Monthlong Observances

Below is a list of October's 156 observances and awareness events for the month. There are also 558 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 Pork Month

#NationalPorkMonth #PorkMonth

Food & Drink
7.

LGBT History Month

#LGBTHistoryMonth #NationalLGBTHistoryMonth #GayLesbianHistoryMonth

Nightlife
8.

Children's Health Month

#ChildrensHealthMonth #NationalChildrensHealthMonth #ChildHealthMonth

9.

National Book Month

#NationalBookMonth #BookMonth

10.

National Bullying Prevention Month

#NationalBullyingPreventionMo…

11.

National Physical Therapy Month

#NationalPhysicalTherapyMonth #PhysicalTherapyMonth

12.

National Seafood Month

#NationalSeafoodMonth #SeafoodMonth

Food & Drink
13.

National Pasta Month

#NationalPastaMonth #PastaMonth

Food & Drink
14.

Country Music Month

#CountryMusicMonth #NationalCountryMusicMonth

Nightlife
15.

Head Start Awareness Month

#HeadStartAwarenessMonth #NationalHeadStartAwarenessMo…

16.

National Crime Prevention Month

#NationalCrimePreventionMonth #CrimePreventionMonth

17.

Health Literacy Month

#HealthLiteracyMonth #NationalHealthLiteracyMonth

18.

National Arts and Humanities Month

#NationalArtsAndHumanitiesMon… #ArtsAndHumanitiesMonth

19.

Farm to School Month

#NationalFarmToSchoolMonth #FarmToSchoolMonth

Food & Drink
20.

Tackling Hunger Month

#TacklingHungerMonth

Food & Drink
21.

World Hunger Awareness Month

#WorldHungerAwarenessMonth #HungerAwarenessMonth

Food & Drink
22.

Antidepressant Death Awareness Month

#AntidepressantDeathAwareness…

23.

Eye Injury Prevention Month

#EyeInjuryPreventionMonth #NationalEyeInjuryPreventionM…

24.

Fair Trade Month

#FairTradeMonth #NationalFairTradeMonth

25.

National AIDS Awareness Month

#NationalAIDSAwarenessMonth #AIDSAwarenessMonth

26.

National Animal Safety and Protection Month

#NationalAnimalSafetyAndProte… #AnimalSafetyAndProtectionMon…

27.

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

#NationalCybersecurityAwarene… #CybersecurityAwarenessMonth

28.

National Kitchen and Bath Month

#NationalKitchenAndBathMonth #KitchenAndBathMonth #NationalKitchenBathMonth

29.

National Cookbook Month

#NationalCookbookMonth #CookbookMonth

Food & Drink
30.

National Caramel Month

#NationalCaramelMonth #CaramelMonth

Food & Drink
31.

International Dinosaur Month

#InternationalDinosaurMonth #DinosaurMonth

32.

National Chili Month

#NationalChiliMonth #ChiliMonth

Food & Drink
33.

Diversity Awareness Month

#DiversityAwarenessMonth #NationalDiversityAwarenessMo… #GlobalDiversityAwarenessMonth

34.

Virginia Wine Month

#VirginiaWineMonth

Nightlife
35.

Texas Wine Month

#TexasWineMonth #TXWineMonth

Nightlife
36.

National Dental Hygiene Month

#NationalDentalHygieneMonth #DentalHygieneMonth

Food & Drink
37.

American Pharmacists Month

#AmericanPharmacistsMonth

38.

Workplace Politics Awareness Month

#WorkplacePoliticsAwarenessMo…

39.

National Pretzel Month

#NationalPretzelMonth #PretzelMonth

Food & Drink
40.

Adopt a Shelter Dog Month

#AdoptAShelterDogMonth #NationalAdoptAShelterDogMonth

41.

Adopt-A-Dog Month

#AdoptADogMonth #NationalAdoptADogMonth

42.

Black Speculative Fiction Month

#BlackSpeculativeFictionMonth

43.

Children's Magazine Month

#ChildrensMagazineMonth

44.

Employee Ownership Month

#EmployeeOwnershipMonth #NationalEmployeeOwnershipMon…

45.

National Celiac Disease Awareness Month

#NationalCeliacDiseaseAwarene… #CeliacDiseaseAwarenessMonth

46.

National Dyslexia Awareness Month

#NationalDyslexiaAwarenessMon… #DyslexiaAwarenessMonth

47.

American Cheese Month

#AmericanCheeseMonth #NationalAmericanCheeseMonth

Food & Drink
48.

Clergy Appreciation Month

#ClergyAppreciationMonth #NationalClergyAppreciationMo…

49.

Global ADHD Awareness Month

#GlobalADHDAwarenessMonth #ADHDAwarenessMonth

50.

Agent Orange Awareness Month

#AgentOrangeAwarenessMonth #NationalAgentOrangeAwareness…

51.

Bat Appreciation Month

#BatAppreciationMonth #NationalBatAppreciationMonth

52.

Co-op Awareness Month

#CoOpAwarenessMonth #NationalCoOpAwarenessMonth

53.

International Strategic Planning Month

#InternationalStrategicPlanni… #StrategicPlanningMonth

54.

Mental Illness Awareness Month

#MentalIllnessAwarenessMonth

55.

National Bake and Decorate Month

#NationalBakeAndDecorateMonth #BakeAndDecorateMonth

Food & Drink
56.

Vegetarian Awareness Month

#VegetarianAwarenessMonth #NationalVegetarianAwarenessM…

Food & Drink
57.

National Sausage Month

#NationalSausageMonth #SausageMonth

Food & Drink
58.

Eat Better, Eat Together Month

#EatBetterEatTogetherMonth

Food & Drink
59.

Spinach Lovers Month

#SpinachLoversMonth #NationalSpinachLoversMonth

Food & Drink
60.

National Pickled Peppers Month

#PickledPeppersMonth #NationalPickledPeppersMonth

Food & Drink
61.

National Applejack Month

#NationalApplejackMonth #ApplejackMonth

Food & Drink
62.

Caffeine Addiction Recovery Month

#CaffeineAddictionRecoveryMon…

Food & Drink
63.

American Magazine Month

64.

Church Safety and Security Month

#ChurchSafetyAndSecurityMonth

65.

Class Reunion Month

#ClassReunionMonth

66.

Computer Learning Month

#ComputerLearningMonth #NationalComputerLearningMonth

67.

Cut Out Dissection Month

#CutOutDissectionMonth

68.

Dwarfism Awareness Month

#DwarfismAwarenessMonth #NationalDwarfismAwarenessMon…

69.

Emotional Intelligence Awareness Month

#EmotionalIntelligenceAwarene…

70.

Energy Awareness Month

#EnergyAwarenessMonth #NationalEnergyAwarenessMonth

71.

Energy Management is a Family Affair - Improve your Home Month

#EnergyManagementIsAFamilyAff…

72.

Fall Car Care Month

#FallCarCareMonth #CarCareMonth

73.

Financial Planning Month

#FinancialPlanningMonth

74.

Halloween Safety Month

#HalloweenSafetyMonth

75.

Healthy Lung Month

#HealthyLungMonth #NationalHealthyLungMonth

76.

Home Eye Safety Month

#HomeEyeSafetyMonth #NationalHomeEyeSafetyMonth

77.

International Walk to School Month

#InternationalWalkToSchoolMon… #WalkToSchoolMonth

78.

National Audiology Awareness Month

#NationalAudiologyAwarenessMo… #AudiologyAwarenessMonth

79.

National Critical Illness Awareness Month

#CriticalIllnessAwarenessMonth

80.

National Depression Education and Awareness Month

#NationalDepressionEducationA…

81.

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

#NationalDisabilityEmployment… #DisabilityEmploymentAwarenes… #NDEAM

82.

National Down Syndrome Awareness Month

#NationalDownSyndromeAwarenes… #DownSyndromeAwarenessMonth

83.

National Ergonomics Month

#NationalErgonomicsMonth #ErgonomicsMonth

84.

National Family Health Month

#NationalFamilyHealthMonth #FamilyHealthMonth

85.

National Field Trip Month

#NationalFieldTripMonth #FieldTripMonth #NationalGoOnAFieldTripMonth

86.

National Learn to Bowl Month

#LearnToBowlMonth

87.

National Liver Awareness Month

#NationalLiverAwarenessMonth #LiverAwarenessMonth

88.

National Pet Wellness Month

#NationalPetWellnessMonth #PetWellnessMonth

89.

National Quality Month

#NationalQualityMonth #QualityMonth

90.

National RSV Awareness Month

#NationalRSVAwarenessMonth #RSVAwarenessMonth

91.

National Roller Skating Month

#NationalRollerSkatingMonth #RollerSkatingMonth

92.

National Spinal Health Month

#NationalSpinalHealthMonth #SpinalHealthMonth

93.

Photographer Appreciation Month

#PhotographerAppreciationMonth #NationalPhotographerApprecia…

94.

Raptor Month

#RaptorMonth #NationalRaptorMonth

95.

Rett Syndrome Awareness Month

#RettSyndromeAwarenessMonth

96.

Right Brainers Rule! Month

#RightBrainersRuleMonth

97.

Urban October

#UrbanOctober

98.

National Popcorn Poppin' Month

#NationalPopcornPoppinMonth #PopcornPoppinMonth

Food & Drink
99.

National Cranberry Month

#NationalCranberryMonth #CranberryMonth

Food & Drink
100.

Eat Country Ham Month

#EatCountryHamMonth #NationalEatCountryHamMonth

Food & Drink
101.

Celebrate Sun Dried Tomatoes Month

Food & Drink
102.

Go Nuts Over Texas Peanuts Month

Food & Drink
103.

Texas Restaurant Month

Food & Drink
104.

National Kink Month

#NationalKinkMonth #KinkMonth #InternationalKinkMonth

Nightlife
105.

National Substance Abuse Prevention Month

#NationalSubstanceAbusePreven… #SubstanceAbusePreventionMonth

Nightlife
106.

Campaign For Healthier Babies Month

#CampaignForHealthierBabiesMo…

107.

Celebrating the Bilingual Child Month

#CelebratingTheBilingualChild…

108.

Church Library Month

#ChurchLibraryMonth

109.

Consumer Information Month

110.

Freethought Month

#MonthOfFreeThought

111.

German American Heritage Month

#GermanAmericanHeritageMonth

112.

Hog Out Month / Feral Hog Month

#HogOutMonth #FeralHogMonth

113.

I'm Just Me Because Month

114.

Indoor Air Quality Month

#IndoorAirQualityMonth #NationalIndoorAirQualityMonth

115.

International Augmentative and Alternative Communication Awareness Month

#AACAwarenessMonth

116.

International Starman Month

#InternationalStarmanMonth

117.

Italian American Heritage and Culture Month

#ItalianAmericanHeritageAndCu… #ItalianAmericanHeritageMonth #NationalItalianAmericanHerit…

118.

Long Term Care Planning Month

#LongTermCarePlanningMonth

119.

Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month

#MedicalUltrasoundAwarenessMo…

120.

National "Gain the Inside Advantage" Month

#NationalGainTheInsideAdvanta…

121.

National Aesthetician Month

#NationalAestheticianMonth

122.

National Chiropractic Health Month

#NationalChiropracticHealthMo… #ChiropracticHealthMonth

123.

National Communicate with Your Kids Month

124.

National Dollhouse and Miniatures Month

125.

National Dropout Prevention Month

#NationalDropoutPreventionMon… #DropoutPreventionMonth

126.

National Family Sexuality Education Month

#NationalFamilySexualityEduca… #FamilySexualityEducationMonth

127.

National Medical Librarians Month

#NationalMedicalLibrariansMon… #MedicalLibrariansMonth #NationalMedicalLibrarianMonth

128.

National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month

#NationalMedicineAbuseAwarene… #MedicineAbuseAwarenessMonth #NMAAM

129.

National Orthodontic Health Month

#NationalOrthodonticHealthMon… #OrthodonticHealthMonth #NOHM

130.

National Pit Bull Awareness Month

#NationalPitBullAwarenessMonth #PitBullAwarenessMonth

131.

National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

#NationalPregnancyAndInfantLo… #PregnancyAndInfantLossAwaren…

132.

National Protect Your Hearing Month

#NationalProtectYourHearingMo… #ProtectYourHearingMonth

133.

National Reading Group Month

#NationalReadingGroupMonth #ReadingGroupMonth

134.

National Sarcastic Awareness Month

#NationalSarcasticAwarenessMo… #SarcasticAwarenessMonth #NationalSarcasmAwarenessMonth

135.

National Spina Bifida Awareness Month

#NationalSpinaBifidaAwareness… #SpinaBifidaAwarenessMonth

136.

National Squirrel Awareness Month

#NationalSquirrelAwarenessMon… #SquirrelAwarenessMonth #SquirrelAppreciationMonth

137.

National Stamp Collecting Month

#NationalStampCollectingMonth #StampCollectingMonth

138.

National Toilet Tank Repair Month

#NationalToiletTankRepairMonth #ToiletTankRepairMonth

139.

National Work and Family Month

#NationalWorkAndFamilyMonth #WorkAndFamilyMonth

140.

Organize Your Medical Information Month

#OrganizeYourMedicalInformati…

141.

Ostomy Awareness Month

#OstomyAwarenessMonth

142.

Patient-Centered Care Awareness Month

#PatientCenteredCareAwareness… #PCCAM

143.

Polish American Heritage Month

#PolishAmericanHeritageMonth

144.

Positive Attitude Month

#PositiveAttitudeMonth #NationalPositiveAttitudeMonth

145.

Self-Promotion Month

#SelfPromotionMonth

146.

Talk About Prescriptions Month

#TalkAboutPrescriptionsMonth #TAPmonth #NationalTalkAboutPrescriptio…

147.

Window Covering Safety Month

#WindowCoveringSafetyMonth #NationalWindowCoveringSafety…

148.

Women Walking in Their Own Shoes Month

149.

World Animal Month

#WorldAnimalMonth #AnimalMonth

150.

World Blindness Awareness Month

#WorldBlindnessAwarenessMonth #BlindnessAwarenessMonth

151.

World Menopause Month

#WorldMenopauseMonth #MenopauseMonth #MenopauseAwarenessMonth

152.

Youth Against Tobacco Month

153.

Rhizomes and Persimmons Month

#RhizomesAndPersimmonsMonth

Food & Drink
154.

French-Canadian Heritage Month (Michigan)

#FrenchCanadianHeritageMonth

155.

National Foot Health Month (Australia)

#FootHealthMonth #NationalFootHealthMonth

156.

National Occupational Therapy Month (Canada)

#NationalOccupationalTherapyM… #OccupationalTherapyMonth

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Monthlong Observances, by Month