October: List of Monthlong Observances

The month of October has 153 associated awareness designations and observances, shown below. There are also 496 individual days during the month with holidays scheduled.

1.

National Pork Month

#NationalPorkMonth #PorkMonth

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2.

American Cheese Month

#AmericanCheeseMonth #NationalAmericanCheeseMonth

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3.

National Dessert Month

#NationalDessertMonth #DessertMonth

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4.

National Seafood Month

#NationalSeafoodMonth #SeafoodMonth

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5.

National Cookie Month

#NationalCookieMonth #CookieMonth

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6.

National Pasta Month

#NationalPastaMonth #PastaMonth

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7.

National Pretzel Month

#NationalPretzelMonth #PretzelMonth

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8.

National Pizza Month

#NationalPizzaMonth #PizzaMonth

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9.

Farm to School Month

#NationalFarmToSchoolMonth #FarmToSchoolMonth

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10.

National Chili Month

#NationalChiliMonth #ChiliMonth

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11.

National Cranberry Month

#NationalCranberryMonth #CranberryMonth

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12.

National Bake and Decorate Month

#NationalBakeAndDecorateMonth #BakeAndDecorateMonth

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13.

Vegetarian Awareness Month

#VegetarianAwarenessMonth #NationalVegetarianAwarenessM…

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14.

National Cookbook Month

#NationalCookbookMonth #CookbookMonth

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15.

National Popcorn Poppin' Month

#NationalPopcornPoppinMonth #PopcornPoppinMonth

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16.

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

#NationalDomesticViolenceAwar… #DomesticViolenceAwarenessMon… #NDVAM

17.

National Sausage Month

#NationalSausageMonth #SausageMonth

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18.

Eat Better, Eat Together Month

#EatBetterEatTogetherMonth

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19.

National Caramel Month

#NationalCaramelMonth #CaramelMonth

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20.

Spinach Lovers Month

#SpinachLoversMonth #NationalSpinachLoversMonth

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21.

National Physical Therapy Month

#NationalPhysicalTherapyMonth #PhysicalTherapyMonth

22.

Eat Country Ham Month

#EatCountryHamMonth #NationalEatCountryHamMonth

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23.

Virginia Wine Month

#VirginiaWineMonth

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24.

Texas Wine Month

#TexasWineMonth #TXWineMonth

Nightlife
25.

National Pickled Peppers Month

#PickledPeppersMonth #NationalPickledPeppersMonth

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26.

National Applejack Month

#NationalApplejackMonth #ApplejackMonth

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27.

Health Literacy Month

#HealthLiteracyMonth #NationalHealthLiteracyMonth

28.

National Spinal Health Month

#NationalSpinalHealthMonth #SpinalHealthMonth

29.

Celebrate Sun Dried Tomatoes Month

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30.

Go Nuts Over Texas Peanuts Month

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31.

Texas Restaurant Month

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32.

National Kink Month

#NationalKinkMonth #KinkMonth #InternationalKinkMonth

Nightlife
33.

Country Music Month

#CountryMusicMonth #NationalCountryMusicMonth

Nightlife
34.

LGBT History Month

#LGBTHistoryMonth #NationalLGBTHistoryMonth #GayLesbianHistoryMonth

Nightlife
35.

Adopt a Shelter Dog Month

#AdoptAShelterDogMonth #NationalAdoptAShelterDogMonth

36.

Adopt-A-Dog Month

#AdoptADogMonth #NationalAdoptADogMonth

37.

Agent Orange Awareness Month

#AgentOrangeAwarenessMonth #NationalAgentOrangeAwareness…

38.

American Magazine Month

39.

American Pharmacists Month

#AmericanPharmacistsMonth

40.

Antidepressant Death Awareness Month

#AntidepressantDeathAwareness…

41.

Bat Appreciation Month

#BatAppreciationMonth #NationalBatAppreciationMonth

42.

Campaign For Healthier Babies Month

#CampaignForHealthierBabiesMo…

43.

Celebrating the Bilingual Child Month

#CelebratingTheBilingualChild…

44.

Children's Health Month

#ChildrensHealthMonth #NationalChildrensHealthMonth #ChildHealthMonth

45.

Children's Magazine Month

#ChildrensMagazineMonth

46.

Church Library Month

#ChurchLibraryMonth

47.

Church Safety and Security Month

#ChurchSafetyAndSecurityMonth

48.

Class Reunion Month

#ClassReunionMonth

49.

Clergy Appreciation Month

#ClergyAppreciationMonth #NationalClergyAppreciationMo…

50.

Co-op Awareness Month

#CoOpAwarenessMonth #NationalCoOpAwarenessMonth

51.

Computer Learning Month

#ComputerLearningMonth #NationalComputerLearningMonth

52.

Consumer Information Month

53.

Cut Out Dissection Month

#CutOutDissectionMonth

54.

Diversity Awareness Month

#DiversityAwarenessMonth #NationalDiversityAwarenessMo… #GlobalDiversityAwarenessMonth

55.

Dwarfism Awareness Month

#DwarfismAwarenessMonth #NationalDwarfismAwarenessMon…

56.

Emotional Intelligence Awareness Month

#EmotionalIntelligenceAwarene…

57.

Employee Ownership Month

#EmployeeOwnershipMonth #NationalEmployeeOwnershipMon…

58.

Energy Awareness Month

#EnergyAwarenessMonth #NationalEnergyAwarenessMonth

59.

Energy Management is a Family Affair - Improve your Home Month

#EnergyManagementIsAFamilyAff…

60.

Eye Injury Prevention Month

#EyeInjuryPreventionMonth #NationalEyeInjuryPreventionM…

61.

Fair Trade Month

#FairTradeMonth #NationalFairTradeMonth

62.

Fall Car Care Month

#FallCarCareMonth #CarCareMonth

63.

Financial Planning Month

#FinancialPlanningMonth

64.

Freethought Month

#MonthOfFreeThought

65.

French-Canadian Heritage Month (Michigan)

#FrenchCanadianHeritageMonth

66.

German American Heritage Month

#GermanAmericanHeritageMonth

67.

Global ADHD Awareness Month

#GlobalADHDAwarenessMonth #ADHDAwarenessMonth

68.

Halloween Safety Month

#HalloweenSafetyMonth

69.

Head Start Awareness Month

#HeadStartAwarenessMonth #NationalHeadStartAwarenessMo…

70.

Healthy Lung Month

#HealthyLungMonth #NationalHealthyLungMonth

71.

Hog Out Month / Feral Hog Month

#HogOutMonth #FeralHogMonth

72.

Home Eye Safety Month

#HomeEyeSafetyMonth #NationalHomeEyeSafetyMonth

73.

Indoor Air Quality Month

#IndoorAirQualityMonth #NationalIndoorAirQualityMonth

74.

International Augmentative and Alternative Communication Awareness Month

#AACAwarenessMonth

75.

International Starman Month

#InternationalStarmanMonth

76.

International Strategic Planning Month

#InternationalStrategicPlanni… #StrategicPlanningMonth

77.

International Walk to School Month

#InternationalWalkToSchoolMon… #WalkToSchoolMonth

78.

Italian American Heritage and Culture Month

#ItalianAmericanHeritageAndCu… #ItalianAmericanHeritageMonth #NationalItalianAmericanHerit…

79.

Long Term Care Planning Month

#LongTermCarePlanningMonth

80.

Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month

#MedicalUltrasoundAwarenessMo…

81.

Mental Illness Awareness Month

#MentalIllnessAwarenessMonth

82.

National "Gain the Inside Advantage" Month

#NationalGainTheInsideAdvanta…

83.

National AIDS Awareness Month

#NationalAIDSAwarenessMonth #AIDSAwarenessMonth

84.

National Aesthetician Month

#NationalAestheticianMonth

85.

National Animal Safety and Protection Month

#NationalAnimalSafetyAndProte… #AnimalSafetyAndProtectionMon…

86.

National Arts and Humanities Month

#NationalArtsAndHumanitiesMon… #ArtsAndHumanitiesMonth

87.

National Audiology Awareness Month

#NationalAudiologyAwarenessMo… #AudiologyAwarenessMonth

88.

National Book Month

#NationalBookMonth #BookMonth

89.

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

#NationalBreastCancerAwarenes… #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth #NBCAM

90.

National Bullying Prevention Month

#NationalBullyingPreventionMo…

91.

National Celiac Disease Awareness Month

#NationalCeliacDiseaseAwarene… #CeliacDiseaseAwarenessMonth

92.

National Chiropractic Health Month

#NationalChiropracticHealthMo… #ChiropracticHealthMonth

93.

National Communicate with Your Kids Month

94.

National Crime Prevention Month

#NationalCrimePreventionMonth #CrimePreventionMonth

95.

National Critical Illness Awareness Month

#CriticalIllnessAwarenessMonth

96.

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

#NationalCybersecurityAwarene… #CybersecurityAwarenessMonth

97.

National Dental Hygiene Month

#NationalDentalHygieneMonth #DentalHygieneMonth

98.

National Depression Education and Awareness Month

#NationalDepressionEducationA…

99.

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

#NationalDisabilityEmployment… #DisabilityEmploymentAwarenes… #NDEAM

100.

National Dollhouse and Miniatures Month

101.

National Down Syndrome Awareness Month

#NationalDownSyndromeAwarenes… #DownSyndromeAwarenessMonth

102.

National Dropout Prevention Month

#NationalDropoutPreventionMon… #DropoutPreventionMonth

103.

National Dyslexia Awareness Month

#NationalDyslexiaAwarenessMon… #DyslexiaAwarenessMonth

104.

National Ergonomics Month

#NationalErgonomicsMonth #ErgonomicsMonth

105.

National Family Health Month

#NationalFamilyHealthMonth #FamilyHealthMonth

106.

National Family Sexuality Education Month

#NationalFamilySexualityEduca… #FamilySexualityEducationMonth

107.

National Field Trip Month

#NationalFieldTripMonth #FieldTripMonth #NationalGoOnAFieldTripMonth

108.

National Kitchen and Bath Month

#NationalKitchenAndBathMonth #KitchenAndBathMonth #NationalKitchenBathMonth

109.

National Learn to Bowl Month

#LearnToBowlMonth

110.

National Liver Awareness Month

#NationalLiverAwarenessMonth #LiverAwarenessMonth

111.

National Medical Librarians Month

#NationalMedicalLibrariansMon… #MedicalLibrariansMonth #NationalMedicalLibrarianMonth

112.

National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month

#NationalMedicineAbuseAwarene… #MedicineAbuseAwarenessMonth #NMAAM

113.

National Occupational Therapy Month (Canada)

#NationalOccupationalTherapyM… #OccupationalTherapyMonth

114.

National Orthodontic Health Month

#NationalOrthodonticHealthMon… #OrthodonticHealthMonth #NOHM

115.

National Pet Wellness Month

#NationalPetWellnessMonth #PetWellnessMonth

116.

National Pit Bull Awareness Month

#NationalPitBullAwarenessMonth #PitBullAwarenessMonth

117.

National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

#NationalPregnancyAndInfantLo… #PregnancyAndInfantLossAwaren…

118.

National Protect Your Hearing Month

#NationalProtectYourHearingMo… #ProtectYourHearingMonth

119.

National Quality Month

#NationalQualityMonth #QualityMonth

120.

National RSV Awareness Month

#NationalRSVAwarenessMonth #RSVAwarenessMonth

121.

National Reading Group Month

#NationalReadingGroupMonth #ReadingGroupMonth

122.

National Roller Skating Month

#NationalRollerSkatingMonth #RollerSkatingMonth

123.

National Sarcastic Awareness Month

#NationalSarcasticAwarenessMo… #SarcasticAwarenessMonth #NationalSarcasmAwarenessMonth

124.

National Spina Bifida Awareness Month

#NationalSpinaBifidaAwareness… #SpinaBifidaAwarenessMonth

125.

National Squirrel Awareness Month

#NationalSquirrelAwarenessMon… #SquirrelAwarenessMonth #SquirrelAppreciationMonth

126.

National Stamp Collecting Month

#NationalStampCollectingMonth #StampCollectingMonth

127.

National Substance Abuse Prevention Month

#NationalSubstanceAbusePreven… #SubstanceAbusePreventionMonth

128.

National Toilet Tank Repair Month

#NationalToiletTankRepairMonth #ToiletTankRepairMonth

129.

National Work and Family Month

#NationalWorkAndFamilyMonth #WorkAndFamilyMonth

130.

Organize Your Medical Information Month

#OrganizeYourMedicalInformati…

131.

Ostomy Awareness Month

#OstomyAwarenessMonth

132.

Patient-Centered Care Awareness Month

#PatientCenteredCareAwareness… #PCCAM

133.

Photographer Appreciation Month

#PhotographerAppreciationMonth #NationalPhotographerApprecia…

134.

Polish American Heritage Month

#PolishAmericanHeritageMonth

135.

Positive Attitude Month

#PositiveAttitudeMonth #NationalPositiveAttitudeMonth

136.

Raptor Month

#RaptorMonth #NationalRaptorMonth

137.

Rett Syndrome Awareness Month

#RettSyndromeAwarenessMonth

138.

Right Brainers Rule! Month

#RightBrainersRuleMonth

139.

Self-Promotion Month

#SelfPromotionMonth

140.

Talk About Prescriptions Month

#TalkAboutPrescriptionsMonth #TAPmonth #NationalTalkAboutPrescriptio…

141.

Urban October

#UrbanOctober

142.

Window Covering Safety Month

#WindowCoveringSafetyMonth #NationalWindowCoveringSafety…

143.

Wishbones for Pets Month

#WishbonesForPetsMonth

144.

Women Walking in Their Own Shoes Month

145.

Workplace Politics Awareness Month

#WorkplacePoliticsAwarenessMo…

146.

World Animal Month

#WorldAnimalMonth #AnimalMonth

147.

World Blindness Awareness Month

#WorldBlindnessAwarenessMonth #BlindnessAwarenessMonth

148.

World Menopause Month

#WorldMenopauseMonth #MenopauseMonth #MenopauseAwarenessMonth

149.

Youth Against Tobacco Month

150.

Caffeine Addiction Recovery Month

#CaffeineAddictionRecoveryMon…

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151.

Rhizomes and Persimmons Month

#RhizomesAndPersimmonsMonth

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152.

World Hunger Awareness Month

#WorldHungerAwarenessMonth #HungerAwarenessMonth #TacklingHungerMonth

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153.

National Foot Health Month (Australia)

#FootHealthMonth #NationalFootHealthMonth

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Monthlong Observances, by Month