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This July, celebrate the best summer has to offer with your family! There are many fun holidays in July that you can incorporate into your family’s celebrations.

July is the time to celebrate America, our gorgeous country. But there are also many more incredible national days in July! Plus, July also is National Ice Cream Month (as if we needed a reason to eat ice cream).

So, whether it is National Milk Chocolate Day or National Hot Dog Day, there is an opportunity for everyone to indulge and celebrate during the month of July…

Read more below for some of our favorite unique and fun holidays in July that you can get excited about celebrating this year!

Check out these fun holidays and observances, and pick a few to celebrate during the month of July.

Fun Daily Holidays and Observances in July

July is famous for the 4th of July Independence Day celebrations, but there are tons of other fun and unique holidays in July you can celebrate.

From hot fudge sundae day to lasagna day, there’s a great reason to gather your friends or family and have a little fun.

DATEHOLIDAY
JUL 1Canada Day
JUL 1International Joke Day
JUL 2World UFO Day
JUL 3National Stay Out of the Sun Day
JUL 4Independence Day
JUL 5National Bikini Day
JUL 6International Kissing Day
JUL 6National Fried Chicken Day
JUL 7National Strawberry Sundae Day
JUL 8National Video Game Day
JUL 9National Sugar Cookie Day
JUL 10National Kitten Day
JUL 10National Piña Colada Day
JUL 11National Mojito Day
JUL 12National Different Colored Eyes Day
JUL 12National Eat Your Jello Day
JUL 12National Simplicity Day
JUL 13National French Fry Day
JUL 14Bastille Day
JUL 14Cow Appreciation Day
JUL 14National Mac and Cheese Day
JUL 15National Clean Beauty Day
JUL 15National Give Something Away Day
JUL 15National Pet Fire Safety Day
JUL 16National Corn Fritter Day
JUL 17National Lottery Day
JUL 17World Emoji Day
JUL 18National Caviar Day
JUL 18Nelson Mandela International Day
JUL 18World Listening Day
JUL 19National Daiquiri Day
JUL 19National Ice Cream Day
JUL 20National Lollipop Day
JUL 20National Moon Day
JUL 21National Junk Food Day
JUL 22National Hammock Day
JUL 22National Hot Dog Day
JUL 22Selena Gomez's Birthday
JUL 23National Gorgeous Grandma Day
JUL 24National Cousins Day
JUL 24National Drive-Thru Day
JUL 24National Tequila Day
JUL 25National Hot Fudge Sundae Day
JUL 25National Wine and Cheese Day
JUL 26National Aunt and Uncle Day
JUL 26National Coffee Milkshake Day
JUL 26National Parents’ Day
JUL 27National Creme Brûlée Day
JUL 27National Scotch Day
JUL 28National Milk Chocolate Day
JUL 29National Chicken Wing Day
JUL 29National Lasagna Day
JUL 30International Day of Friendship
JUL 30National Cheesecake Day
JUL 30National Chili Dog Day
JUL 30National Father-in-Law Day
JUL 31Harry Potter's Birthday
JUL 31National Avocado Day

Some Ideas to Celebrate:

July 1: International Joke Day – Check out these 50 of the Best Jokes for Kids that promise to have your family in stitches from Wealthy & Wise Woman.

July 4: Independence Day – Try some of these to celebrate the fourth of July in style;

July 7: National Strawberry Sundae Day – Try a delicious Skinny Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Sundae from The Seasoned Mom.

July 9: National Sugar Cookie Day – Try the Best Sugar Cookie Recipe from Two Sisters Crafting.

July 10: Pick Blueberries Day – Use your freshly picked blueberries in any of these must-try blueberry recipes.

July 10: Teddy Bear’s Picnic Day – The kids will love going on a teddy bear’s picnic.

July 13: Embrace Your Geekness Day – Let your inner geek out for the day; today, it’s OK!

July 24: National Ice Cream Day – Make one (or a few) of these delicious berry ice cream recipes.

July 30: National Cheesecake Day – Grab some cheesecake from your favorite restaurant.

July Weekly Observances

  • Clean Beaches Week (July 1-7)
  • Be Nice to Jersey Week (First Full Week in July)
  • Nude Recreation Week (Week After Independence Day)
  • Everybody Deserves a Massage Week (Third Week in July)
  • National Zoo Keeper Week (3rd week in July)
  • National Parenting Gifted Children Week (3rd week in July)
  • National Moth Week (Last week in July)

Monthly Holidays and Observances in July

  • National Anti-Boredom Month
  • National Baked Bean Month
  • National Black Family Month
  • National Blueberry Month
  • National Culinary Arts Month
  • National Fireworks Safety Month
  • National Foreign Language Month
  • National Grilling Month
  • National Horseradish Month
  • National Hot Dog Month
  • National Ice Cream Month
  • National Make a Difference for Children Month
  • National Peach Month 
  • National Picnic Month
  • National World Watercolor Month
  • Purposeful Parenting Month

So there you have it! You now have lots of unique and fun days to celebrate during the month of July. What July Holidays will you be celebrating??

Vickie aka The Crazy Family Mom

Vickie is the creator of A Crazy Family. She is a stay-at-home mom of a little boy with a big personality. She loves to share real food recipes, parenting tips & encouragement, fun kids activities, and so much more! Plus she is thrilled to provide you with a space to celebrate all that is awesome (and a little crazy) in the world.

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