November 2018 – Monthly, Weekly and Food Celebrations

November 2018

Monthly Celebrations

Adopt A Senior Pet Month 

Adopt A Turkey Month 

American & National Diabetes Month

American Indian Heritage Month (See also August)

Aviation History Month

Child Safety Protection Month

Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month 

Diabetic Eye Disease Month

Epilepsy Awareness Month

Family Stories Month 

Gluten-Free Diet Awareness Month

Historic Bridge Awareness Month 

International Drum Month

Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Manatee Awareness Month 

MADD’s Tie One On For Safety Holiday Campaign (11/16-12/31)

Military Family Appreciation Month 

National Adoption Month

National PPSI AIDS Awareness Month

National Alzheimer’s Disease Month

National COPD Month 

National Diabetes Month

National Entrepreneurship Month 

National Family Caregivers Month 

National Family Literacy Month

National Gratitude Month  

National Healthy Skin Month 

National Home Care & Hospice Month 

National Impotency Month 

National Inspirational Role Models Month

National Memoir Writing Month

National Long-term Care Awareness Month

National Marrow Awareness Month

National Medical Science Liaison (MSL) Awareness & Appreciation Month 

National Model Railroad Month

National Novel Writing Month 

National Pet Cancer Awareness Month 

National PPSI Aids Awareness Month

National Runaway Prevention Month 

National Scholarship Month 

NET Cancer Awareness Month 
NoSHAVEmber (US – Beard Month or Movember (Australia – Moustache Month )

Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month 

Pet Diabetes Month

Picture Book Month 

PPSI Aids Awareness Month

Prematurity Awareness Month

PTA Healthy Lifestyles Month 

Real Jewelry Month

Stomach Cancer Awareness Month 

Triple Crown of Surfing (11/12-12/20)

Worldwide Bereaved Siblings Month

November 2018

Weekly Holidays

National Patient Accessibility Week: 1-7
World Communication Week: 1-7 
National Farm Toy Show Days: 2-4 (First Full Weekend)
Sherlock Holmes Weekend: 2-4 (Also was March 16-18 and October 26-28)
Drowsy Driving Prevention Week: 4-10  (First Full Week)
National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week: 4-10    (First Full Week)
National Radiologic Technology Week: 4-10 
Give Wildlife A Brake! Week: 5-9  (First Week)

Dear Santa Letter Week: 7-13
National Donor Sabath: 9-11 (The Fri.Sat.Sun. 2 Weeks Before Thanksgiving)
National Hunger & Homeless Awareness Week: 10-18  (Begins on 2nd Saturday for 9 days)

Geography Awareness Week: 11-17  (2nd Full Week)
National Nurse Practitioners Week: 11-17 
National Young Readers Week: 11-17   (Second Week)
Perioperative Nurse Week: 11-17 
National Bible Week: 11-17 (Sunday before Thanksgiving to Sunday After It.)
International Fraud Awareness Week: 11-17    (2nd or 3rd Week)
Snowcare For Troops Awareness Week: 11-17
World Kindness Week: 12-18     (Always has the 13th in it)
American Education Week: 12-16  (Always Week Before Thanksgiving)

National Book Awards Week: 12-18
National Global Entrepreneurship Week: 12-18   
American Sand Sculpting Competition: 16-25  
Church/State Separation Week: 18-24  (Always Thanksgiving Week)
GERD Awareness Week: 18-24 (Week of Thanksgiving) 
International Restorative Justice Week: 18-25  (Third Week)
National Family Week: 18-24 (Always Thanksgiving Week)
National Farm-City Week: 18-22  (Week Always Ends on Thanksgiving Day)
National Game & Puzzle Week: 18-24 (Sunday-Saturday Thanksgiving Week)

Better Conversation Week: 19-25 (Always Thanksgiving Week)
National Deal Week: 21-27   (Week begins on the Wed. aka day before Thanksgiving)

November 2018 Food Celebrations


Good Nutrition Month

National Banana Pudding Lovers Month

National Georgia Pecan Month

National Peanut Butter Lover’s Month

National Pepper Month

National Pomegranate Month

National Raisin Bread Month

National Stuffing Month

Sweet Potato Awareness Month

Teff and Millet Month

World Vegan Month


National Fig Week – 1-7
Split Pea Soup – 11-17


November 1

National Bison Day

National Deep-Fried Clams Day

National Paté Day

National Vinegar Day

World Vegan Day

November 2 

National Deviled Egg Day

November 3

National/World Sandwich Day

November 4

National Candy Day

November 5

National Chinese Take-Out Day

National Doughnut Day

International Stout Day

November 6

National Nachos Day

November 7

Bittersweet Chocolate with Almonds Day

November 8

National Cappuccino Day

National Harvey Wallbanger Day

International Tempranillo Day

November 9

Cook Something Bold and Pungent Day

National Greek Yogurt Day

National Scrapple Day

Cook Something Bold & Pungent Day

November 10

National Vanilla Cupcake Day

November 11

National Sundae Day

November 12

National Pizza with Everything Day (Except Anchovies)

National Chicken Soup for The Soul Day

November 13

National Indian Pudding Day

November 14

National Spicy Guacamole Day

National Pickle Day

November 15

National Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day

National Raisin Bran Cereal Day

November 16

National Fast Food Day

November 17

National Baklava Day

Homemade Bread Day

November 18

National Apple Cider Day

National Vichyssoise Day

November 19

Carbonated Beverage with Caffeine Day

National Macchiato Day

November 20

National Peanut Butter Fudge Day

Beaujolais Nouveau Day

November 21

Gingerbread Day

National Cranberry Day

November 22

National Cashew Day

National Cranberry Relish Day

November 23

National Espresso Day

Eat A Cranberry Day

November 24

National Sardines Day

November 25

Eat with a Friend Day

National Parfait Day

November 26

National Cake Day

November 27

National Bavarian Cream Pie Day

November 28

National French Toast Day

November 29

Chocolates Day

National Lemon Cream Pie (Creme Pie) Day

National Rice Cake Day

November 30

National Mousse Day  

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