weird holidays

Happy Donut Day! Now Go Get Your Free Donut!

It’s National Donut Day, and you know what that means? Free donuts for everyone! If you play your cards right, you can actually eat nothing but donuts today and not…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 7, 2013 - 12:20 pm

May The Fourth Be With You: 10 Ways To Celebrate Star Wars Day

Today is May 4th, which, thanks to the enduring pun “May the fourth be with you,” is now widely regarded as STAR WARS DAY. Wondering how to celebrate this most…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 4, 2013 - 12:00 pm

5 Ways To Celebrate 311 Day, Which Is A Real Thing

You know, I thought I’d made up 311 Day — a day (3/11) to celebrate the band 311. But it turns out the band beat me to it. Today, 311…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 11, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Very Important News: It’s National Margarita Day!

Still trying to decide on your post-work plans this Friday afternoon? The answer is quite simple: get yourself to a Mexican restaurant and order a round of margaritas, because today…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 22, 2013 - 3:40 pm

5 Ways To Celebrate National Cheese Day

Happy National Cheese Day, everyone! What are you doing to celebrate? I’m carving a life-size bust of Alexander Hamilton out of a wheel of Parmesan, but I do that every…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 4, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Shopping Guide: 10 Terrific Tartan Pieces In Celebration Of Tartan Day!

It’s April 6th, which means … it’s Tartan Day! Yep, today is the official day to celebrate the delightful plaid pattern known as tartan. In order to avoid a lengthy…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 6, 2012 - 4:00 pm

It’s National Corndog Day!

Yeah, yeah, St. Patrick’s Day, whatever. More importantly, Happy National Corndog Day! For the past 20 years, one Saturday in March has been set aside to celebrate college basketball, beer,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 17, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Ladies And Gentlemen, Grab Your Tracksuits!

Adidas Originals and Snoop Dogg have teamed up to create perhaps the comfiest holiday ever, National Tracksuit Day, and it’s happening tomorrow, November 19th. Here’s a montage of…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 18, 2010 - 9:15 pm

An(other) Excuse To Take Your Clothes Off!

Welcome to day one of National Nude Recreation Week! From skinny dipping to a nice nude bicycle ride, consider this the one week of the year when going full frontal…

Lily Q | July 6, 2009 - 6:20 pm