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September Food Holidays


Throughout the month of September, you can celebrate the beginning of fall with these food holidays. Many of the food holidays from the list highlight indulgent eats and classic treats which make a great addition to any seasonal menu. Feature these September food holidays at your restaurant this month to keep your customers satisfied and coming back for more.

September 1
National Gyro Day

International Bacon Day

September 3
National Baby Back Ribs Day

September 4
National Macadamia Nut Day

September 5
National Cheese Pizza Day

September 6
National Coffee Ice Cream Day

September 7
National Beer Lover’s Day

September 8
National Date-Nut Bread Day

September 9
National “I Love Food” Day

September 10
National Hot Dog Day

September 11
National Hot Cross Bun Day

September 12
National Chocolate Milkshake Day

September 13
National Peanut Day

September 14
National Cream-Filled Doughnut Day

September 15
National Linguini Day

September 16
National Cinnamon-Raisin Bread Day

September 17
National Apple Dumpling Day

September 18
National Cheeseburger Day

September 19
National Butterscotch Pudding Day

September 20
National Punch Day

September 21
National Pecan Cookie Day

September 22
National Ice Cream Cone Day

September 23
National White Chocolate Day

September 24
National Cherries Jubilee Day

September 25
National Food Service Workers Day

September 26
National Key Lime Pie Day

September 27
National Chocolate Milk Day

September 28
National Strawberry Cream Pie Day

September 29
National Coffee Day

September 30
National Mulled Cider Day

August Food Holidays


Celebrate the last full month of summer with a plethora of fun, festive food holidays. From National Watermelon Day to National Panini Day, these August food holidays give you the starting ground to showcase the spirit of summer on your foodservice operation’s unique seasonal menu.

August 1 
National Raspberry Cream Pie Day

August 2 
National Ice Cream Sandwich Day

August 3 
National Watermelon Day

August 4 
National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day

August 5 
National Oyster Day

August 6 
National Root Beer Float Day

August 7 
International Beer Day

August 8 
National Zucchini Day

August 9 
National Rice Pudding Day

August 10 
National S’mores Day

August 11 
National Panini Day

August 12
National Julienne Fries Day

August 13
National Filet Mignon Day

August 14 
National Creamsicle Day

August 15 
National Lemon Meringue Pie Day

August 16 
National Bratwurst Day

August 17 
National Vanilla Custard Day

August 18 
National Ice Cream Pie Day

August 19 
National Soft-Serve Ice Cream Day

August 20 
National Chocolate Pecan Pie Day

August 21 
National Sweet Tea Day

August 22 
National Pecan Torte Day

August 23 
National Cuban Sandwich Day

August 24 
National Peach Pie Day

August 25 
National Whiskey Sour Day

August 26 
National Cherry Popsicle Day

August 27 
National Burger Day

August 28 
National Cherry Turnover Day

August 29
National Chop Suey Day

August 30 
National Toasted Marshmallow Day

August 31 
National Trail Mix Day

June Food Holidays


Throughout the month of June, you can celebrate the coming of summer with these food holidays. Many of the food holidays from the list highlight seasonal fruit and distinct summertime classics which make a great addition to seasonal menus. Feature these food holidays at your restaurant this month to make a splash with your customers.

June 1

National Hazelnut Cake Day

June 2

National Rotisserie Chicken Day

June 3

National Egg Day

June 4

National Cheese Day

June 5

National Ketchup Day

June 6

National Gingerbread Day

June 7

National Chocolate Ice Cream Day

June 8

National Jelly-Filled Doughnut Day

June 9

National Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie Day

June 10

National Iced Tea Day

June 11

National German Chocolate Cake Day

June 12

National Peanut Butter Cookie Day

June 13

Cupcake Lover’s Day

June 14

National Strawberry Shortcake Day

June 15

National Lobster Day

June 16

National Fudge Day

June 17

National Apple Strudel Day

June 18

International Picnic Day

June 19

National Martini Day

June 20

National Vanilla Milkshake Day

June 21

National Peaches & Cream Day

June 22

National Onion Ring Day

June 23

National Pecan Sandy Day

June 24

National Pralines Day

June 25

National Catfish Day

June 26

National Chocolate Pudding Day

June 27

National Orange Blossom Day

June 28

National Tapioca Day

June 29

National Almond Buttercrunch Day

June 30

National Mai Tai Day