With the fun and chaos of the holiday season, you might forget to partake in some of the lesser celebrations that occur in December. One of these occasions is Wright Brothers Day – an observance that falls on December 17th in recognition of Wilbur and Orville Wright, two brothers who constructed and successfully piloted the world’s first powered flying machine and achieved the first flight.
While many people are looking forward to the Thanksgiving holiday and all of the eating that the last Thursday of November entails, others are busy gearing up for Black Friday madness. You may know the sensation that Black Friday has become – a day of sales that prompts camp outs, crowds, lines, and sometimes violence – but did you ever wonder how this day originated? Read on for the answer as well as Black Friday fun facts!
Nearly 135 million people shop on Black Friday every year.
This month, you might be thinking of a fun Halloween costume, carving pumpkins, or enjoying the many other Halloween related celebrations. However, there is another October holiday that is also quite worthy of your attention – National Pasta Day.
As September comes to an end and the autumn months set in, everyone tends to reflect on the summer season and holidays past. For instance, many of us enjoyed celebrating Labor Day earlier this month, a holiday known for relaxation and fun. While you might be accustomed to the tradition of Labor Day, have you ever thought about how this day originated? We’ve got you covered; read on for some Labor Day trivia and allow some summer nostalgia to take you back.
As the summer winds down, you might be looking forward to Labor Day Weekend or even looking ahead to the holiday season already. What you may not know is that there is a great reason to celebrate even sooner − National Dog Day! Here at Kramer, a company full of dog lovers, every day feels like National Dog Day.
While you were busy preparing for the 4th of July or your mid−summer beach trip, you may have forgotten to celebrate International Joke Day on July 1st! In fact, you may not have even realized that such a holiday exists! Although it is unknown how International Joke Day originated, the very first joke is believed to have taken place in ancient Greece before the great Trojan War.
June might be best known as the first official month of summer, but it is also the month of an important and historical holiday – Flag Day! While you are most likely already familiar with the basics of Flag Day, you may be surprised at how this holiday came to be and the trivia that surrounds it.