August

August

  • Is the 8th month of the year with 31 days.
  • August is in the Summer season.

August Birthstone

  • Peridot is the birthstone for August. Peridot is a green semi-precious gemstone.

August Flower

  • Gladiolus and Poppy flowers.

August Zodiac Sign

  • Leo - Those born from August 1st to August 22nd.
  • Virgo - Those born from August 23rd to August 31st

August Holidays, Special Days, and Observances.

The month of August is full of great reasons to celebrate life moments with those you care about.

  • August 1st is National Girlfriends Day
  • August 1st is Homemade Pie Day
  • August 1st is National Girlfriends Day
  • August 1st is National Raspberry Cream Pie Day
  • August 1st is Planner Day
  • August 1st is Pay Ball Day
  • August 1st is Colorado Day (Colorado)
  • August 2nd is International Beer Day
  • August 2nd is International Forgiveness Day
  • August 2nd is National Ice Cream Sandwich Day
  • August 3rd is National Mustard Day
  • August 3rd is Tom Brady's Birthday
  • August 3rd is National Watermelon Day
  • August 4th is National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day
  • August 4th is International Forgiveness Day
  • August 4th is National White Wine Day
  • August 4th is Sisters Day
  • August 4th is Friendship Day
  • August 4th is Coast Guard Birthday
  • August 5th is National Oyster Day
  • August 5th is Green Peppers Day
  • August 5th is National Oyster Day
  • August 6th is Balloons To Heaven Day
  • August 6th is Celebrate Baby Name Day
  • August 6th is Farmworker Appreciation Day
  • August 6th is National Rootbeer Float Day
  • August 6th is Wiggle Your Toes Day
  • August 7th is National Lighthouse Day
  • August 7th is Purple Heart Day
  • August 7th is Beach Party Day
  • August 7th is Purple Heart Day
  • August 8th is International Cat Day
  • August 8th is National Dollar Day
  • August 8th is National Frozen Custard Day
  • August 9th is World Indigenous Peoples' Day
  • August 9th is Book Lover's Day
  • August 9th is National Hand Holding Day
  • August 9th is National Kool-Aid Day
  • August 9th is National Rice Pudding Day
  • August 10th is National S'mores Day
  • August 10th is Celebrate Your Lakes Day
  • August 10th is National Bowling Day
  • August 10th is Nationa Duran Duran Appreciation Day
  • August 10th is National Spoil Your Dog Day
  • August 10th is World Lion Day
  • August 11th is Annual Medical Checkup Day
  • August 11th is Son and Daughter Day
  • August 11th is Tisha B'Av
  • August 11th is Eid al-Adha
  • August 11th is National Raspberry Tart Day
  • August 12th is National Julienne Fries Day
  • August 12th is Baseball Fans Day
  • August 12th is Middle Child's Day
  • August 12th is International Youth Day
  • August 12th is Victory Day (Rhode Island)
  • August 12th is World Elephant Day
  • August 13th is International Left-Handers Day
  • August 13th is National Filet Mignon Day
  • August 13th is National Prosecco Day
  • August 14th is National Creamsicle Day
  • August 14th is National Financial Awareness Day
  • August 15th is the Assumption of Mary
  • August 15th is National Lemon Meringue Pie Day
  • August 16th is National Airborne Day
  • August 16th is National Bratwurst Day
  • August 16th is National Tell a Joke Day
  • August 16th is National Rum Day
  • August 16th is Statehood Day (Hawaii)
  • August 16th is Bennington Battle Day (Vermont)
  • August 17th is National Honey Bee Awareness Day
  • August 17th is National #2 Pencil Day
  • August 17th is National Black Cat Appreciation Day
  • August 17th is National I LOVE My Feet Day
  • August 18th is Helium Discovery Day
  • August 18th is National Fajita Day
  • August 18th is Pinot Noir Day
  • August 18th is National Ice Cream Pie Day
  • August 19th is International Bow Day
  • August 19th is International Orangutan Day
  • August 19th is World Humanitarian Day
  • August 19th is National Aviation Day
  • August 19th is National Potato Day
  • August 19th is National Soft Ice Cream Day
  • August 19th is World Photo Day
  • August 20th is National Bacon Lover's Day
  • August 20th is National Chocolate Pecan Pie Day
  • August 20th is National Radio Day
  • August 20th is National Lemonade Day
  • August 21st is National Brazilian Blowout Day
  • August 21st is Senior Citizens Day
  • August 22nd is National Tooth Fairy Day
  • August 22nd is National Pecan Torte Day
  • August 22nd is National Eat a Peach Day
  • August 22nd is Be an Angel Day
  • August 23rd is Buttered Corn Day
  • August 23rd is Cuban Sandwich Day
  • August 23rd is Daffodil Day
  • August 23rd Black Ribbon Day (European Day of Remembrance for Victims of Stalinism and Nazism)
  • August 23rd is Hug Your Sweetheart Day
  • August 23rd is National Cheap Flight Day
  • August 23rd is National Sponge Cake Day
  • August 24th is National Knife Day
  • August 24th is International Strange Music Day
  • August 24th is National Peach Pie Day
  • August 24th is National Waffle Day
  • August 25th is Kiss and Make Up Day
  • August 25th is National Park Service Founders Day
  • August 25th is National Banana Split Day
  • August 25th is National Whiskey Sour Day
  • August 26th is Women's Equality Day
  • August 26th is National Dog Day
  • August 26th is National Cherry Popsicle Day
  • August 26th is National Toilet Paper Day
  • August 26th is National Dog Day
  • August 27th is Just Because Day
  • August 27th is National Banana Lovers Day
  • August 27th is Tarzan Day
  • August 28th is National Bow Tie Day
  • August 28th is International Read Comics in Public Day
  • August 28th is Red Wine Day
  • August 28th is Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day
  • August 29th is Individual Rights Day
  • August 29th is More Herbs, Less Salt Day
  • August 29th is Lemon Juice Day
  • August 29th is Chop Suey Day
  • August 30th is International Day of the Disappeared
  • August 30th is National Beach Day
  • August 30th is Frankenstein Day
  • August 30th is Toasted Marshmallow Day
  • August 30th is National Grief Awareness Day
  • August 31st is International Bacon Day
  • August 31st is Eat Outside Day
  • August 31st is Franchise Appreciation Day
  • August 31st is International Bacon Day
  • August 31st is National Trail Mix Day
  • August 31st is We Love Memoirs Day
August Month-Long Events.
  • Family Fun Month
  • National Eye Exam Month
  • National Golf Month
  • Peach Month
  • Home Business Month
  • National Breastfeeding Month
  • National Parks Month
  • National Sandwich Month
  • National Wellness Month