August: List of Monthlong Observances

The month of August has 67 associated awareness designations and observances, shown below. There are also 755 individual days during the month with holidays scheduled.

1.

Family Meals Month

#FamilyMealsMonth

Food / Drink
2.

National Sandwich Month

#NationalSandwichMonth #SandwichMonth

Food / Drink
3.

National Breastfeeding Month

#NationalBreastfeedingMonth #BreastfeedingMonth

Health
4.

National Crayon Collection Month

#NationalCrayonCollectionMonth #CrayonCollectionMonth

5.

National Peach Month

#NationalPeachMonth #PeachMonth

Food / Drink
6.

National Panini Month

#NationalPaniniMonth #PaniniMonth

Food / Drink
7.

National Back To School Month

#NationalBackToSchoolMonth #BackToSchoolMonth

8.

Kids Eat Right Month

#KidsEatRightMonth

Food / Drink
9.

Get Ready for Kindergarten Month

#GetReadyForKindergartenMonth #NationalGetReadyForKindergar…

10.

MedicAlert Awareness Month

#MedicAlertAwarenessMonth #MedicAlertMonth

Health
11.

Black Business Month

#BlackBusinessMonth #NationalBlackBusinessMonth

12.

National Clown Month

#NationalClownMonth #ClownMonth

13.

National Romance Awareness Month

#NationalRomanceAwarenessMonth #RomanceAwarenessMonth

14.

National Immunization Awareness Month

#NationalImmunizationAwarenes… #ImmunizationAwarenessMonth #NIAM

Health
15.

Children's Eye Health and Safety Month

#ChildrensEyeHealthAndSafetyM…

Health
16.

National Family Fun Month

#NationalFamilyFunMonth #FamilyFunMonth

17.

National Catfish Month

#NationalCatfishMonth #CatfishMonth

Food / Drink
18.

National Brownies At Brunch Month

#NationalBrowniesAtBrunchMonth #BrowniesAtBrunchMonth

Food / Drink
19.

National Goat Cheese Month

#NationalGoatCheeseMonth #GoatCheeseMonth

Food / Drink
20.

National Eye Exam Month

#NationalEyeExamMonth #EyeExamMonth

Health
21.

American Artist Appreciation Month

#AmericanArtistAppreciationMo…

The Arts
22.

Arrr-gust: International Pirate Month

#InternationalPirateMonth #PirateMonth #Arrrgust

23.

National Golf Month

#NationalGolfMonth #GolfMonth

24.

Get Acquainted with Kiwifruit Month

#GetAcquaintedWithKiwifruitMo…

Food / Drink
25.

Shop Online for Groceries Month

#ShopOnlineForGroceriesMonth

Food / Drink
26.

Black August

#BlackAugust

27.

National Win With Civility Month

#NationalWinWithCivilityMonth #WinWithCivilityMonth

28.

Washington Wine Month

#WashingtonWineMonth #WAWineMonth

Nightlife
29.

Children's Vision and Learning Month

#ChildrensVisionAndLearningMo…

Health
30.

National Water Quality Month

#NationalWaterQualityMonth #WaterQualityMonth

Food / Drink
31.

Motorsports Awareness Month

#MotorsportsAwarenessMonth

32.

Read A Romance Month

#ReadARomanceMonth #NationalReadARomanceMonth

33.

Rawgust

#Rawgust

Food / Drink
34.

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Awareness Month

#SpinalMuscularAtrophyAwarene…

Health
35.

Drawing August

#DrawingAugust #DrawingAugust2022

The Arts
36.

Happiness Happens Month

#HappinessHappensMonth #NationalHappinessHappensMonth

37.

National Truancy Prevention Month

#NationalTruancyPreventionMon… #TruancyPreventionMonth

38.

National Psoriasis Awareness Month

#NationalPsoriasisAwarenessMo… #PsoriasisAwarenessMonth

Health
39.

National Neurosurgery Outreach Month

#NationalNeurosurgeryOutreach… #NeurosurgeryOutreachMonth

Health
40.

American Adventures Month

#AmericanAdventuresMonth

Travel / Lodging
41.

Black Philanthropy Month

#BlackPhilanthropyMonth #BPM2022 #NationalBlackPhilanthropyMon…

42.

Tree Check Month

#TreeCheckMonth

43.

Rye Month

#RyeMonth #NationalRyeMonth

Nightlife
44.

Vignoles Month (Missouri)

#VignolesMonth #MOVignolesMonth

Nightlife
45.

Anal Pleasure Month

#AnalPleasureMonth #AnalAugust #AnalSexMonth

Nightlife
46.

National Gastroparesis Awareness Month

#GastroparesisAwarenessMonth #NationalGastroparesisAwarene… #GPAwarenessMonth

Health
47.

Stevens Johnson Syndrome Awareness Month

#StevensJohnsonSyndromeAwaren… #SJSAwarenessMonth

Health
48.

International EFT Tapping Month

#InternationalEFTTappingMonth #TappingMonth #InternationalTappingMonth

49.

International Peace Month

#InternationalPeaceMonth #PeaceMonth

50.

Celery, Fennel and Cactus Month

#CeleryFennelAndCactusMonth

Food / Drink
51.

Mushroom and Onion Month

Food / Drink
52.

Summer Sun Safety Month

#SummerSunSafetyMonth #SunSafetyMonth

Travel / Lodging
53.

Aicardi Syndrome Awareness Month

Health
54.

Amblyopia Awareness Month

#AmblyopiaAwarenessMonth

Health
55.

Steelpan Month (Trinidad and Tobago)

#SteelpanMonth

Travel / Lodging
56.

Boomers Making a Difference Month

#BoomersMakingADifferenceMonth

57.

Bystander Awareness Month

#BystanderAwarenessMonth

58.

Learn Japanese Month

#LearnJapaneseMonth

59.

National Minority Donor Awareness Month

#NationalMinorityDonorAwarene…

60.

National Parks Month

#NationalParksMonth #ParksMonth

61.

National Political Affiliation Discrimination Awareness Month

#PADAMonth #NationalPADAMonth

62.

National Road Victim Month (UK)

#NationalRoadVictimMonth #RoadVictimMonth #NationalRoadVictimsMonth

63.

National Traffic Awareness Month

#NationalTrafficAwarenessMonth #TrafficAwarenessMonth

64.

Pedestrian Safety Month (Hawaii)

#PedestrianSafetyMonth

65.

What Will Be Your Legacy Month

#WhatWillBeYourLegacyMonth

66.

World Mutt-i-grees Rescue Month

#WorldMuttIGreesRescueMonth

67.

Muslim Appreciation and Awareness Month (California)

#MuslimAppreciationAndAwarene… #MuslimAppreciationMonth #MuslimAwarenessMonth

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