October: List of Monthlong Observances

Below is a list of October's 156 observances and awareness events for the month. There are also 512 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.

Black Speculative Fiction Month

#BlackSpeculativeFictionMonth

17.

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

#NationalDomesticViolenceAwar… #DomesticViolenceAwarenessMon… #NDVAM

18.

National Sausage Month

#NationalSausageMonth #SausageMonth

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19.

Eat Better, Eat Together Month

#EatBetterEatTogetherMonth

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20.

National Caramel Month

#NationalCaramelMonth #CaramelMonth

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21.

Spinach Lovers Month

#SpinachLoversMonth #NationalSpinachLoversMonth

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22.

National Physical Therapy Month

#NationalPhysicalTherapyMonth #PhysicalTherapyMonth

23.

Antidepressant Death Awareness Month

#AntidepressantDeathAwareness…

24.

International Dinosaur Month

#InternationalDinosaurMonth #DinosaurMonth

25.

Eat Country Ham Month

#EatCountryHamMonth #NationalEatCountryHamMonth

Food & Drink
26.

Virginia Wine Month

#VirginiaWineMonth

Food & Drink
27.

Texas Wine Month

#TexasWineMonth #TXWineMonth

Nightlife
28.

Workplace Politics Awareness Month

#WorkplacePoliticsAwarenessMo…

29.

National Pickled Peppers Month

#PickledPeppersMonth #NationalPickledPeppersMonth

Food & Drink
30.

National Applejack Month

#NationalApplejackMonth #ApplejackMonth

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31.

World Hunger Awareness Month

#WorldHungerAwarenessMonth #HungerAwarenessMonth

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32.

Health Literacy Month

#HealthLiteracyMonth #NationalHealthLiteracyMonth

33.

National Spinal Health Month

#NationalSpinalHealthMonth #SpinalHealthMonth

34.

Celebrate Sun Dried Tomatoes Month

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35.

Go Nuts Over Texas Peanuts Month

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36.

Texas Restaurant Month

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37.

Tackling Hunger Month

#TacklingHungerMonth

Food & Drink
38.

National Kink Month

#NationalKinkMonth #KinkMonth #InternationalKinkMonth

Nightlife
39.

Country Music Month

#CountryMusicMonth #NationalCountryMusicMonth

Nightlife
40.

LGBT History Month

#LGBTHistoryMonth #NationalLGBTHistoryMonth #GayLesbianHistoryMonth

Nightlife
41.

Adopt a Shelter Dog Month

#AdoptAShelterDogMonth #NationalAdoptAShelterDogMonth

42.

Adopt-A-Dog Month

#AdoptADogMonth #NationalAdoptADogMonth

43.

Agent Orange Awareness Month

#AgentOrangeAwarenessMonth #NationalAgentOrangeAwareness…

44.

American Magazine Month

45.

American Pharmacists Month

#AmericanPharmacistsMonth

46.

Bat Appreciation Month

#BatAppreciationMonth #NationalBatAppreciationMonth

47.

Campaign For Healthier Babies Month

#CampaignForHealthierBabiesMo…

48.

Celebrating the Bilingual Child Month

#CelebratingTheBilingualChild…

49.

Children's Health Month

#ChildrensHealthMonth #NationalChildrensHealthMonth #ChildHealthMonth

50.

Children's Magazine Month

#ChildrensMagazineMonth

51.

Church Library Month

#ChurchLibraryMonth

52.

Church Safety and Security Month

#ChurchSafetyAndSecurityMonth

53.

Class Reunion Month

#ClassReunionMonth

54.

Clergy Appreciation Month

#ClergyAppreciationMonth #NationalClergyAppreciationMo…

55.

Co-op Awareness Month

#CoOpAwarenessMonth #NationalCoOpAwarenessMonth

56.

Computer Learning Month

#ComputerLearningMonth #NationalComputerLearningMonth

57.

Consumer Information Month

58.

Cut Out Dissection Month

#CutOutDissectionMonth

59.

Diversity Awareness Month

#DiversityAwarenessMonth #NationalDiversityAwarenessMo… #GlobalDiversityAwarenessMonth

60.

Dwarfism Awareness Month

#DwarfismAwarenessMonth #NationalDwarfismAwarenessMon…

61.

Emotional Intelligence Awareness Month

#EmotionalIntelligenceAwarene…

62.

Employee Ownership Month

#EmployeeOwnershipMonth #NationalEmployeeOwnershipMon…

63.

Energy Awareness Month

#EnergyAwarenessMonth #NationalEnergyAwarenessMonth

64.

Energy Management is a Family Affair - Improve your Home Month

#EnergyManagementIsAFamilyAff…

65.

Eye Injury Prevention Month

#EyeInjuryPreventionMonth #NationalEyeInjuryPreventionM…

66.

Fair Trade Month

#FairTradeMonth #NationalFairTradeMonth

67.

Fall Car Care Month

#FallCarCareMonth #CarCareMonth

68.

Financial Planning Month

#FinancialPlanningMonth

69.

Freethought Month

#MonthOfFreeThought

70.

French-Canadian Heritage Month (Michigan)

#FrenchCanadianHeritageMonth

71.

German American Heritage Month

#GermanAmericanHeritageMonth

72.

Global ADHD Awareness Month

#GlobalADHDAwarenessMonth #ADHDAwarenessMonth

73.

Halloween Safety Month

#HalloweenSafetyMonth

74.

Head Start Awareness Month

#HeadStartAwarenessMonth #NationalHeadStartAwarenessMo…

75.

Healthy Lung Month

#HealthyLungMonth #NationalHealthyLungMonth

76.

Hog Out Month / Feral Hog Month

#HogOutMonth #FeralHogMonth

77.

Home Eye Safety Month

#HomeEyeSafetyMonth #NationalHomeEyeSafetyMonth

78.

I'm Just Me Because Month

79.

Indoor Air Quality Month

#IndoorAirQualityMonth #NationalIndoorAirQualityMonth

80.

International Augmentative and Alternative Communication Awareness Month

#AACAwarenessMonth

81.

International Starman Month

#InternationalStarmanMonth

82.

International Strategic Planning Month

#InternationalStrategicPlanni… #StrategicPlanningMonth

83.

International Walk to School Month

#InternationalWalkToSchoolMon… #WalkToSchoolMonth

84.

Italian American Heritage and Culture Month

#ItalianAmericanHeritageAndCu… #ItalianAmericanHeritageMonth #NationalItalianAmericanHerit…

85.

Long Term Care Planning Month

#LongTermCarePlanningMonth

86.

Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month

#MedicalUltrasoundAwarenessMo…

87.

Mental Illness Awareness Month

#MentalIllnessAwarenessMonth

88.

National "Gain the Inside Advantage" Month

#NationalGainTheInsideAdvanta…

89.

National AIDS Awareness Month

#NationalAIDSAwarenessMonth #AIDSAwarenessMonth

90.

National Aesthetician Month

#NationalAestheticianMonth

91.

National Animal Safety and Protection Month

#NationalAnimalSafetyAndProte… #AnimalSafetyAndProtectionMon…

92.

National Arts and Humanities Month

#NationalArtsAndHumanitiesMon… #ArtsAndHumanitiesMonth

93.

National Audiology Awareness Month

#NationalAudiologyAwarenessMo… #AudiologyAwarenessMonth

94.

National Book Month

#NationalBookMonth #BookMonth

95.

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

#NationalBreastCancerAwarenes… #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth #NBCAM

96.

National Bullying Prevention Month

#NationalBullyingPreventionMo…

97.

National Celiac Disease Awareness Month

#NationalCeliacDiseaseAwarene… #CeliacDiseaseAwarenessMonth

98.

National Chiropractic Health Month

#NationalChiropracticHealthMo… #ChiropracticHealthMonth

99.

National Communicate with Your Kids Month

100.

National Crime Prevention Month

#NationalCrimePreventionMonth #CrimePreventionMonth

101.

National Critical Illness Awareness Month

#CriticalIllnessAwarenessMonth

102.

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

#NationalCybersecurityAwarene… #CybersecurityAwarenessMonth

103.

National Dental Hygiene Month

#NationalDentalHygieneMonth #DentalHygieneMonth

104.

National Depression Education and Awareness Month

#NationalDepressionEducationA…

105.

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

#NationalDisabilityEmployment… #DisabilityEmploymentAwarenes… #NDEAM

106.

National Dollhouse and Miniatures Month

107.

National Down Syndrome Awareness Month

#NationalDownSyndromeAwarenes… #DownSyndromeAwarenessMonth

108.

National Dropout Prevention Month

#NationalDropoutPreventionMon… #DropoutPreventionMonth

109.

National Dyslexia Awareness Month

#NationalDyslexiaAwarenessMon… #DyslexiaAwarenessMonth

110.

National Ergonomics Month

#NationalErgonomicsMonth #ErgonomicsMonth

111.

National Family Health Month

#NationalFamilyHealthMonth #FamilyHealthMonth

112.

National Family Sexuality Education Month

#NationalFamilySexualityEduca… #FamilySexualityEducationMonth

113.

National Field Trip Month

#NationalFieldTripMonth #FieldTripMonth #NationalGoOnAFieldTripMonth

114.

National Kitchen and Bath Month

#NationalKitchenAndBathMonth #KitchenAndBathMonth #NationalKitchenBathMonth

115.

National Learn to Bowl Month

#LearnToBowlMonth

116.

National Liver Awareness Month

#NationalLiverAwarenessMonth #LiverAwarenessMonth

117.

National Medical Librarians Month

#NationalMedicalLibrariansMon… #MedicalLibrariansMonth #NationalMedicalLibrarianMonth

118.

National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month

#NationalMedicineAbuseAwarene… #MedicineAbuseAwarenessMonth #NMAAM

119.

National Occupational Therapy Month (Canada)

#NationalOccupationalTherapyM… #OccupationalTherapyMonth

120.

National Orthodontic Health Month

#NationalOrthodonticHealthMon… #OrthodonticHealthMonth #NOHM

121.

National Pet Wellness Month

#NationalPetWellnessMonth #PetWellnessMonth

122.

National Pit Bull Awareness Month

#NationalPitBullAwarenessMonth #PitBullAwarenessMonth

123.

National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

#NationalPregnancyAndInfantLo… #PregnancyAndInfantLossAwaren…

124.

National Protect Your Hearing Month

#NationalProtectYourHearingMo… #ProtectYourHearingMonth

125.

National Quality Month

#NationalQualityMonth #QualityMonth

126.

National RSV Awareness Month

#NationalRSVAwarenessMonth #RSVAwarenessMonth

127.

National Reading Group Month

#NationalReadingGroupMonth #ReadingGroupMonth

128.

National Roller Skating Month

#NationalRollerSkatingMonth #RollerSkatingMonth

129.

National Sarcastic Awareness Month

#NationalSarcasticAwarenessMo… #SarcasticAwarenessMonth #NationalSarcasmAwarenessMonth

130.

National Spina Bifida Awareness Month

#NationalSpinaBifidaAwareness… #SpinaBifidaAwarenessMonth

131.

National Squirrel Awareness Month

#NationalSquirrelAwarenessMon… #SquirrelAwarenessMonth #SquirrelAppreciationMonth

132.

National Stamp Collecting Month

#NationalStampCollectingMonth #StampCollectingMonth

133.

National Substance Abuse Prevention Month

#NationalSubstanceAbusePreven… #SubstanceAbusePreventionMonth

134.

National Toilet Tank Repair Month

#NationalToiletTankRepairMonth #ToiletTankRepairMonth

135.

National Work and Family Month

#NationalWorkAndFamilyMonth #WorkAndFamilyMonth

136.

Organize Your Medical Information Month

#OrganizeYourMedicalInformati…

137.

Ostomy Awareness Month

#OstomyAwarenessMonth

138.

Patient-Centered Care Awareness Month

#PatientCenteredCareAwareness… #PCCAM

139.

Photographer Appreciation Month

#PhotographerAppreciationMonth #NationalPhotographerApprecia…

140.

Polish American Heritage Month

#PolishAmericanHeritageMonth

141.

Positive Attitude Month

#PositiveAttitudeMonth #NationalPositiveAttitudeMonth

142.

Raptor Month

#RaptorMonth #NationalRaptorMonth

143.

Rett Syndrome Awareness Month

#RettSyndromeAwarenessMonth

144.

Right Brainers Rule! Month

#RightBrainersRuleMonth

145.

Self-Promotion Month

#SelfPromotionMonth

146.

Talk About Prescriptions Month

#TalkAboutPrescriptionsMonth #TAPmonth #NationalTalkAboutPrescriptio…

147.

Urban October

#UrbanOctober

148.

Window Covering Safety Month

#WindowCoveringSafetyMonth #NationalWindowCoveringSafety…

149.

Women Walking in Their Own Shoes Month

150.

World Animal Month

#WorldAnimalMonth #AnimalMonth

151.

World Blindness Awareness Month

#WorldBlindnessAwarenessMonth #BlindnessAwarenessMonth

152.

World Menopause Month

#WorldMenopauseMonth #MenopauseMonth #MenopauseAwarenessMonth

153.

Youth Against Tobacco Month

154.

Caffeine Addiction Recovery Month

#CaffeineAddictionRecoveryMon…

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155.

Rhizomes and Persimmons Month

#RhizomesAndPersimmonsMonth

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156.

National Foot Health Month (Australia)

#FootHealthMonth #NationalFootHealthMonth

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Monthlong Observances, by Month