National Food Holidays 2021: Daily and Monthly Food Days

If you are a food lover, there are many National Food Holidays you need to know about. In the United States, there is no week or month in a year that there won’t be a food day to celebrate. One good thing about these National Food Days is that, apart from the fun of the day, many top restaurants usually offers food deals to customers. In most cases, the deals will relate to the food that is being celebrated for the day, week or month. Such food deals may be in form of discount, coupon, and Buy One Get One (BOBO). At times, some restaurants may use the occasion of the food day or other special days like Father’s Day and Mother’s Day to launch a new menu item.

Find below the popular National Food Holidays in each month from January to December. The food days are in two parts, monthly national food days and daily national food days. You can mark the dates in your calendar. Also, endeavor to check our food deals page for offers and promotions.

January Food Holidays

Monthly HolidaysMonth
Apple and Apricots MonthJanuary
Artichoke and Asparagus MonthJanuary
Be Kind to Food Servers MonthJanuary
Bread Machine Baking MonthJanuary
California Dried Plum Digestive Health MonthJanuary
California Restaurant MonthJanuary
National Candy MonthJanuary
National Egg MonthJanuary
National Fiber Focus MonthJanuary
National Meat MonthJanuary
National Oatmeal MonthJanuary
National Soup MonthJanuary
National Wheat Bread MonthJanuary
Oatmeal MonthJanuary
Prune Breakfast MonthJanuary
Tubers and Dried Fruit MonthJanuary

Find below the Nation Food Days for the month of January

Food DayDate
National Bloody Mary DayJan-01
National Creampuff DayJan-02
National Chocolate Covered Cherry DayJan-03
National Whipped Cream DayJan-05
National Cassoulet DayJan-09
National Strawberry Ice Cream DayJan-15
National Booch DayJan-15
National Pie DayJan-23
National Peanut Butter DayJan-24
National Chocolate Cake DayJan-27
National Frito Pie DayJan-29

February Food Holidays

Monthly HolidaysMonth
Avocado and Banana MonthFebruary
Bake for Family Fun MonthFebruary
Beans MonthFebruary
Berry Fresh MonthFebruary
Canned Food MonthFebruary
Celebration of Chocolate MonthFebruary
Exotic Vegetables and Star Fruit MonthFebruary
February is Fabulous Florida Strawberry MonthFebruary
Great American Pies MonthFebruary
National Cherry MonthFebruary
National Fiber Focus MonthFebruary
National Fondue MonthFebruary
National Grapefruit MonthFebruary
National Hot Breakfast MonthFebruary
National Snack Food MonthFebruary
National Sweet Potato MonthFebruary
Potato Lovers MonthFebruary

Find below the Nation Food Days for the month of Febuary

Food DayDate
National Tater Tot DayFeb-02
National Chocolate Fondue DayFeb-05
National Chopsticks DayFeb-06
National Pizza Day (at least five slices)[1]Feb-09
National Bagel DayFeb-09
National “I Want Butterscotch” DayFeb-15
National Almond DayFeb-16
National Chocolate Mint DayFeb-19
National Cherry Pie DayFeb-20
National Margarita DayFeb-22
National Banana Bread DayFeb-23
National Tortilla Chip DayFeb-24
National Clam Chowder DayFeb-25
National Chocolate-Covered Nuts DayFeb-25
National Pistachio DayFeb-26
National Strawberry DayFeb-27
National Chocolate Soufflé DayFeb-28
National Khachapuri DayFeb-28
National Frog Legs Day (celebration for Leap Day)Feb-29
Ice Cream for Breakfast Day1st Saturday of February
National Frozen Yogurt Day2nd Tuesday of February

March Food Holidays

Monthly HolidaysMonth
Bell Peppers and Broccoli MonthMarch
Berries and Cherries MonthMarch
Exotic Winter Fruit & Leeks and Green Onions MonthMarch
National Celery MonthMarch
National Flour MonthMarch
National Frozen Food MonthMarch
National Noodle MonthMarch
National Nutrition MonthMarch
National Peanut MonthMarch
National Sauce MonthMarch

Find below the Nation Food Days for the month of March

Food DayDate
National Peanut Butter Lover’s DayMar-01
National Banana Creme Pie DayMar-02
National Canadian Bacon DayMar-03
National Pound Cake DayMar-04
National Snack DayMar-04
National Absinthe DayMar-05
National Cheez Doodle DayMar-05
National Frozen Food DayMar-06
National Oreo DayMar-06
National White Chocolate Cheesecake DayMar-06
National Cereal DayMar-07
National Crown Roast of Pork DayMar-07
National Peanut Cluster DayMar-08
National Crabmeat DayMar-09
National Meatball DayMar-09
National Blueberry Popover DayMar-10
National Pack Your Lunch DayMar-10
National Ranch Dressing DayMar-10
Oatmeal Nut Waffles DayMar-11
Johnny Appleseed DayMar-11
National Truffle DayMar-12
National Baked Scallops DayMar-12
National Potato Chip DayMar-14
National Steak DayMar-14
National Pi DayMar-14
National Chocolate Caramel DayMar-19
National Ravioli DayMar-20
National Corndog DayMar-22
National Water DayMar-22
National Chips and Dip DayMar-23
International Whiskey DayMar-27
National Clams on the Half Shell DayMar-31

April Food Holidays

Monthly HolidaysMonth
Brussels Sprouts and Cabbage MonthApril
Cranberries and Gooseberries MonthApril
Emotional Overeating Awareness MonthApril
Fresh Florida Tomato MonthApril
Global Child Nutrition MonthApril
National BLT Sandwich MonthApril
National Florida Tomato MonthApril
National Food MonthApril
National Garlic MonthApril
National Grilled Cheese MonthApril
National Pecan MonthApril
National Soft Pretzel MonthApril
National Soy Foods MonthApril
Tomatillo and Asian Pear MonthApril

Find below the Nation Food Days for the month of April

Food DayDate
National Peanut Butter and Jelly DayApr-02
National Burrito DayApr-04
National Caramel DayApr-05
National Beer DayApr-07
National Cinnamon Roll DayApr-10
National Cheese Fondue DayApr-11
National Grilled Cheese Sandwich DayApr-12
National Cheeseball DayApr-17
National Rice Ball DayApr-19
National Jellybean DayApr-22
National Pigs in a Blanket DayApr-24
National Zucchini Bread DayApr-25
National Pretzel DayApr-26
National Prime Rib DayApr-27
National Shrimp Scampi DayApr-29

May Food Holidays

Monthly HolidaysMonth
Gifts from the Garden MonthMay
National Asparagus MonthMay
National Barbeque MonthMay
National Chocolate Custard MonthMay
National Egg MonthMay
National Gazpacho Aficionado MonthMay
National Hamburger MonthMay
National Mediterranean Diet MonthMay
National Salad MonthMay
National Salsa MonthMay
National Strawberry MonthMay
National Sweet Vidalia Onion MonthMay
National Vinegar MonthMay

Find below the Nation Food Days for the month of May

Food DayDate
National Candied Orange Peel DayMay-04
National Hoagie DayMay-05
National Ice Cream Cake DayMay-10
National BBQ DayMay-16
National Walnut DayMay-17
National Taffy DayMay-23
National Escargot DayMay-24
National Wine DayMay-25
National Blueberry Cheesecake DayMay-26
National Italian Beef DayMay-27
National Brisket DayMay-28
National Burger DayMay-28
National Pizza Party Day3rd Friday of May

June Food Holidays

Monthly HolidaysMonth
Dairy Alternatives MonthJune
June Dairy MonthJune
National Candy MonthJune
National Dairy MonthJune
National Fresh Fruit & Vegetable MonthJune
National Papaya MonthJune
National Seafood MonthJune
National Steakhouse MonthJune
National Soul Food MonthJune
National Turkey Lover’s MonthJune

Find below the Nation Food Days for the month of June

Food DayDate
National Rotisserie Chicken DayJun-02
National Rocky Road DayJun-02
National Chocolate Macaroon DayJun-03
National Egg DayJun-03
National Cheese DayJun-04
National Cognac DayJun-04
National Gingerbread DayJun-05
National Moonshine DayJun-05
National Applesauce Cake DayJun-06
Chocolate Ice Cream DayJun-07
International Lemon Drizzle Cake DayJun-09
National Iced Tea DayJun-10
National Corn on the Cob DayJun-11
National German Chocolate Cake DayJun-11
National Peanut Butter Cookie DayJun-12
National Lobster DayJun-15
National Fudge DayJun-16
National Vanilla Milkshake DayJun-20
National Ice Cream Soda DayJun-20
National Kouign Amann DayJun-20
National Peaches ‘N’ Cream DayJun-21
National Catfish DayJun-25
National Chocolate Pudding DayJun-26
National Ceviche DayJun-28
National Tapioca DayJun-28
National Bomb Pop DayLast Thursday of June
National Donut/Doughnut Day1st Friday of June

July Food Holidays

Monthly HolidaysMonth
Baked Bean MonthJuly
Eggplant MonthJuly
Garlic MonthJuly
Lettuce MonthJuly
Melon MonthJuly
National Baked Bean MonthJuly
National Blueberries MonthJuly
National Grilling MonthJuly
National Horseradish MonthJuly
National Hot Dog MonthJuly
National Ice Cream MonthJuly
National July Belongs to Berries MonthJuly
National Picnic MonthJuly
Nectarine MonthJuly

Find below the Nation Food Days for the month of July

Food DayDate
National Creative Ice Cream Flavor DayJul-01
National Gingersnap DayJul-01
National Anisette DayJul-02
Eat Beans DayJul-03
National Chocolate Wafer DayJul-03
National Caesar Salad DayJul-04
National Spareribs DayJul-04
National Apple Turnover DayJul-05
National Fried Chicken DayJul-06
Macaroni DayJul-07
National Strawberry Sundae DayJul-07
National Chocolate with Almonds DayJul-08
National Sugar Cookie DayJul-09
National Piña Colada DayJul-10
National Blueberry Muffin DayJul-11
National Pecan Pie DayJul-12
National French Fries DayJul-13
National Grand Marnier DayJul-14
National Orange Chicken DayJul-15
National Tapioca Pudding DayJul-15
Gummi Worm DayJul-15
Fresh Spinach DayJul-16
National Corn Fritter DayJul-16
National Peach Ice Cream DayJul-17
National Caviar DayJul-18
National Daiquiri DayJul-19
National Fortune Cookie DayJul-20
National Lollipop DayJul-20
Junk Food DayJul-21
National Penuche Fudge DayJul-22
National Peanut Butter and Chocolate DayJul-23
National Vanilla Ice Cream DayJul-23
National Hot Dog DayJul-23
National Tequila DayJul-24
National Drive-Thru DayJul-24
National Hot Fudge Sundae DayJul-25
National Coffee Milkshake DayJul-26
National Creme Brulee DayJul-27
National Scotch DayJul-27
Hamburger DayJul-28
National Milk Chocolate DayJul-28
National Lasagna DayJul-29
National Chicken Wing DayJul-29
National Cheesecake DayJul-30
National Raspberry Cake DayJul-31
National Ice Cream Day3rd Sunday of July
National Chili Dog Day4th Thursday of July

August Food Holidays

Monthly HolidaysMonth
Celery, Fennel and Cactus MonthAugust
Family Meals MonthAugust
Get Acquainted with Kiwi Fruit MonthAugust
Mushroom MonthAugust
National Brownies at Brunch MonthAugust
National Canning MonthAugust
National Eat Dessert First MonthAugust
National Panini MonthAugust
National Peach MonthAugust
National Sandwich MonthAugust
Onion MonthAugust
Orange MonthAugust
Papaya MonthAugust

Find below the Nation Food Days for the month of August

Food DayDate
National Milkshake DayAug-01
National Watermelon DayAug-03
National White Wine DayAug-03
National Chocolate Chip Cookie DayAug-04
National Root Beer Float DayAug-06
National S’more DayAug-10
National Filet Mignon DayAug-13
National Creamsicle DayAug-14
National Lemon Meringue Pie DayAug-15
National Rum DayAug-16
National Vanilla Custard DayAug-17
National Pinot Noir DayAug-18
National Potato DayAug-19
National Spumoni DayAug-21
National Pecan Torte DayAug-22
National Eat A Peach DayAug-22
National Sponge Cake DayAug-23
National Cuban Sandwich DayAug-23
National Peach Pie DayAug-24
National Waffle DayAug-24
National Banana Split DayAug-25
National Whiskey Sour DayAug-25
National Cherry Popsicle DayAug-26
National Pots de Crème DayAug-27
National Banana Lovers DayAug-27
National Cherry Turnover DayAug-28
Crackers Over The Keyboard DayAug-28
More Herbs, Less Salt DayAug-29
National Lemon Juice DayAug-29
National Chop Suey DayAug-29
National Toasted Marshmallow DayAug-30
Trail Mix DayAug-31
National Mustard Day1st Saturday of August
National Mead Day1st Saturday of August

September Food Holidays

Monthly HolidaysMonth
All American Breakfast MonthSeptember
Apple MonthSeptember
Chili Peppers MonthSeptember
Eat Chicken MonthSeptember
Ethnic Foods MonthSeptember
Figs MonthSeptember
Food Allergy Awareness MonthSeptember
Fruit & Veggie MonthSeptember
Go Wild During California Wild Rice MonthSeptember
Great American Low-Cholesterol, Low-Fat Pizza Bake MonthSeptember
Hug a Texas Chef MonthSeptember
Hunger Action MonthSeptember
National Biscuit MonthSeptember
National Blueberry Popsicle MonthSeptember
National Breakfast MonthSeptember
National Chicken MonthSeptember
National Family Meals MonthSeptember
National Food Safety Education MonthSeptember
National Fruit and Veggies – More Matters MonthSeptember
National Honey MonthSeptember
National Italian Cheese MonthSeptember
National Mushroom MonthSeptember
National Organic Harvest MonthSeptember
National Papaya MonthSeptember
National Potato MonthSeptember
National Prime Beef MonthSeptember
National Rice MonthSeptember
Passion Fruit MonthSeptember
Peach MonthSeptember
Peas MonthSeptember
Radish MonthSeptember
Whole Grains MonthSeptember

Find below the Nation Food Days for the month of September

Food DayDate
National Cherry Popover DaySep-01
National Blueberry Popsicle DaySep-02
National Welsh Rarebit DaySep-03
National Macadamia Nut DaySep-04
National Cheese Pizza DaySep-05
National Coffee Ice Cream DaySep-06
National Acorn Squash DaySep-07
National Beer Lover’s DaySep-07
National Salami DaySep-07
National Steak Au Poivre DaySep-09
Wienerschnitzel DaySep-09
National TV Dinner DaySep-10
National Hot Cross Bun DaySep-11
National Chocolate Milkshake DaySep-12
National Peanut DaySep-13
National Chocolate DaySep-13
National Eat a Hoagie DaySep-14
National Cream-Filled Donut DaySep-14
National Crème de Menthe DaySep-15
National Double Cheeseburger DaySep-15
National Linguine DaySep-15
National Cheese Toast DaySep-15
National Guacamole DaySep-16
National Cinnamon-Raisin Bread DaySep-16
National Apple Dumpling DaySep-17
National Monte Cristo Sandwich DaySep-17
National Cheeseburger DaySep-18
National Butterscotch Pudding DaySep-19
National Pepperoni Pizza DaySep-20
National Punch DaySep-20
National Rum Punch DaySep-20
National Queso DaySep-20
National Pecan Cookie DaySep-21
International Mixed Berries Muffin DaySep-22
National Lobster DaySep-25
National Better Breakfast DaySep-26
National Pancake DaySep-26
National Dumpling DaySep-26
Johnny Appleseed DaySep-26
National Chocolate Milk DaySep-27
National Corned Beef Hash DaySep-27
International Poke DaySep-28
Family Day – A Day to Eat Dinner with Your ChildrenSep-28
National Coffee DaySep-29
National Biscotti DaySep-29
National Hot Mulled Cider DaySep-30
International Bacon DaySaturday before Labor Day

October Food Holidays

Monthly HolidaysMonth
American Cheese MonthOctober
Cookbook MonthOctober
Eat Better, Eat Together MonthOctober
Eat Country Ham MonthOctober
Go Hog Wild-Eat Country Ham MonthOctober
Go Nuts Over Texas Peanuts MonthOctober
Gourmet Adventures MonthOctober
Hunger Awareness MonthOctober
National Apple MonthOctober
National Bake and Decorate MonthOctober
National Caramel MonthOctober
National Chili MonthOctober
National Cookie MonthOctober
National Dessert MonthOctober
National Farm to School MonthOctober
National Pasta MonthOctober
National Pickled Peppers MonthOctober
National Pizza MonthOctober
National Popcorn MonthOctober
National Popcorn Poppin’ MonthOctober
National Pork MonthOctober
National Pretzel MonthOctober
National Seafood MonthOctober
Pear and Pineapple MonthOctober
Persimmons MonthOctober
Rhizomes MonthOctober
Rhubarb MonthOctober
Sausage MonthOctober
Spinach Lovers MonthOctober
Tackling Hunger MonthOctober
Vegetarian Awareness MonthOctober
Vegetarian MonthOctober

Find below the Nation Food Days for the month of October

Food DayDate
National Taco DayOct-04
National Vodka DayOct-04
National Noodle DayOct-06
National Fluffernutter DayOct-08
National Pierogi DayOct-08
International Beer and Pizza DayOct-09
National Sausage Pizza DayOct-11
National Dessert DayOct-14
National Pasta DayOct-17
National Chocolate Cupcake DayOct-18
National Brandied Fruit DayOct-20
National Office Chocolate DayOct-20
National Nut DayOct-22
National Boston Creme Pie DayOct-23
National Bologna DayOct-24
National Food DayOct-24
National Greasy Food DayOct-25
National Butter DayOct-25
National Chocolate DayOct-28
National Oatmeal DayOct-29
Haunted Refrigerator NightOct-30
National Candy Corn DayOct-30
National Candy Apple DayOct-31
National Caramel Apple DayOct-31

November Food Holidays

Monthly HolidaysMonth
Banana Pudding Lovers MonthNovember
Gluten Free Diet Awareness MonthNovember
Good Nutrition MonthNovember
Greens and Plantains MonthNovember
National Fun with Fondue MonthNovember
National Georgia Pecan MonthNovember
National Peanut Butter Lover’s MonthNovember
National Pepper MonthNovember
National Pomegranate MonthNovember
National Roasting MonthNovember
Plum MonthNovember
Raisin Bread MonthNovember
Spinach MonthNovember
Squash MonthNovember
Sweet Potato Awareness MonthNovember
Vegan MonthNovember

Find below the Nation Food Days for the month of November

Food DayDate
National Vinegar DayNov-01
National French Fried Clam DayNov-01
National Cook For Your Pets DayNov-01
National Deviled Egg DayNov-02
National Bison DayNov-03
National Sandwich DayNov-03
National Candy DayNov-04
National Doughnut Day IINov-05
National Nachos DayNov-06
National Bittersweet Chocolate with Almonds DayNov-07
National Harvey Wallbanger DayNov-08
Cook Something Bold and Pungent DayNov-08
National Scrapple DayNov-09
National Vanilla Cupcake DayNov-10
National Sundae DayNov-11
National Pizza with the Works Except Anchovies DayNov-12
Chicken Soup for the Soul DayNov-12
National Happy Hour DayNov-12
National Indian Pudding DayNov-13
National Pickle DayNov-14
National Spicy Guacamole DayNov-14
National Spicy Hermit Cookie DayNov-15
National Clean Out Your Refrigerator DayNov-15
National Fast Food DayNov-16
National Baklava DayNov-17
Homemade Bread DayNov-17
National Vichyssoise DayNov-18
National Apple Cider DayNov-18
Carbonated Beverage with Caffeine DayNov-19
National Peanut Butter Fudge DayNov-20
National Stuffing DayNov-21
National Cashew DayNov-23
National Eat A Cranberry DayNov-23
National Espresso DayNov-23
National Parfait DayNov-25
National Cake DayNov-26
National French Toast DayNov-28
Throw Out Your Leftovers DayNov-29
National Lemon Cream Pie DayNov-29
National Chocolates DayNov-29
National Mousse DayNov-30
National Men Make Dinner Day1st Thursday of November
Thanksgiving Day4th Thursday of November
Sinkie DayDay after Thanksgiving
National Eating Healthy Day1st Wednesday of November

December Food Holidays

Monthly HolidaysMonth
Exotic Fruits MonthDecember
National Fruit Cake MonthDecember
Quince and Watermelon MonthDecember
Root Vegetables MonthDecember
Tomato MonthDecember
Tropical Fruits MonthDecember
Winter Squash MonthDecember
Worldwide Food Service Safety MonthDecember

Find below the Nation Food Days for the month of December

Food DayDate
Eat a Red Apple DayDec-01
National Fritters DayDec-02
National Cookie DayDec-04
National Brownie DayDec-08
National Concha DayDec-08
National Pastry DayDec-09
National Lager DayDec-10
National Noodle Ring DayDec-11
National Have a Bagel DayDec-11
National Hot Cocoa DayDec-13
National Cupcake DayDec-15
National Green Chili DayDec-16
Chocolate Covered DayDec-16
National Maple Syrup DayDec-17
National Sangria DayDec-20
National Hamburger DayDec-21
National Date Nut Bread DayDec-22
National Eggnog DayDec-24
National Pumpkin Pie DayDec-25
National Fruitcake DayDec-27
National Bicarbonate of Soda DayDec-30
National Champagne DayDec-31