January 1: New Year’s Day, the first day of the year according to the modern Gregorian calendar, celebrated within most Western countries.January 1: Emanicipation Proclamation, by U.S. President Abraham Lincoln "that all persons held as slaves ...shall be free."3rd Monday in January: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, a U.S. Federal holiday observed annually lớn mark his birthday (Jan 15). MLK Day is designated as a national day of service to lớn encourage all Americans to volunteer.

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February 1: National Freedom Day, which celebrates the signing of the 13th Amendment that abolished slavery in 1865.February 1:Imbolc, a Gaelic traditional festival marking the beginning of spring.February 1:St. Brigid of Kildare, feast day for St. Brigid celebrated by some Christian denominations.
Diversity Month, started in 2004 to recognize & honor the diversity surrounding us all. By celebrating differences and similarities during this month, organizers hope that people will get a deeper understanding of each other.April is Autism Awareness Month, established lớn raise awareness about the developmental disorder that affects an individual"s normal development of social and communication skills.Jewish American Heritage Month, an annual recognition và celebration of Jewish American achievements in & contributions to the United States of America during the month of May. President George W. Bush first proclaimed the month on April 20, 2006, as a result of cooperation with Sen. Arlen Specter, as well as the Jewish Museum of Florida and the South Florida Jewish Community.
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in the United States. May was chosen khổng lồ commemorate the immigration of the first Japanese to the United States on May 7, 1843, & to mark the anniversary of the completion of the transcontinental railroad on May 10, 1869. The majority of the workers who laid the tracks on the project were Chinese immigrants.Older Americans Month, established in 1963 to honor the legacies & contributions of older Americans & to tư vấn them as they enter their next stage of life.May is Jewish American Heritage Month, which recognizes the diverse contributions of the Jewish people khổng lồ American anphukhanganchau.vnlture.Mental Health (Awareness) Month, which aims lớn raise awareness & educate the public about mental illnesses and reduce the stigma that surrounds mental illnesses.
Caribbean American Heritage Month, named a June diversity observance by presidential proclamation in 2006. It aims to lớn promote the rich anphukhanganchau.vnlture & heritage of the Caribbean American people.Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Pride Month, established to recognize the impact that gay, lesbian, bisexual & transgender individuals have had on the world. LGBT groups celebrate this special time with pride parades, picnics, parties, memorials for those lost khổng lồ hate crimes & HIV/AIDS, and other group gatherings. The last Sunday in June is Gay Pride Day.Last Sunday in June: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Pride Day in the United States. It celebrates the Stonewall Riots on June 28, 1969.
July 1: Canada Day, or Fête du Canada, is a Canadian federal holiday that celebrates the 1867 enactment of the Constitution Act, which established the three former British colonies of Canada, Nova Scotia và New Brunswick as a united nation called Canada.July 4: Independence Day (aka "Fourth of July"), a United States federal holiday that celebrates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. The original 13 American colonies declared independence from Britain and established themselves as a new nation known as the United States of America.Asalha Puja, or Dharma Day, is a celebration of Buddha’s first teachings.

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August 1: Lammas, a festival to mark the annual wheat harvest within some English-speaking countries in the Northern Hemisphere.August 1:Lughnasadh, a Gaelic festival marking the beginning of the harvest season.
Hispanic Heritage Month is observed from September 15 to October 15. This month corresponds with Mexican Independence Day, which is celebrated on September 16, and recognizes the revolution in 1810, ending Spanish dictatorship.
Global Diversity Awareness Month increasing awareness & acceptance of diverse anphukhanganchau.vnltures.LGBT History Month, a U.S. Observance started in 1994 to lớn recognize lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender history & the history of the gay-rights movement.Octoberhas become the official month lớn celebrate the Italian American anphukhanganchau.vnlture and heritage after the 1989 proclamation by President George H. W. Bush designating it as National Italian American Heritage Month.
National Native American Heritage Month, which celebrates the history và contributions of Native Americans.National Veterans và Military Families MonthDiwali, the festival of lights, a Hindu five-day celebration with socializing and exchanging gifts. The exact dates vary every year, though usually observed in early autumn (last half October & early November), after summer harvest and coincides with the full moon.Nov 10: U.S. Marine Corps" birthdayNov 11: Veterans" Day:a holiday honoring military veterans. The date is also celebrated as Armistice Day, or Remembrance Day, in other parts of the world and commemorates the ending of World War I in 1918.
World aids Day, commemorating those who have died of AIDS, and to acknowledge the need for a continued commitment khổng lồ all those affected by the human immunodeficiency virus epidemic.Dec 21st: Yule Winter Solstice, celebrated by Pagans & Wiccans. The shortest day of the year represents a celebration foanphukhanganchau.vnsing on rebirth, renewal và new beginnings as the sun makes its way back to lớn the Earth. A solstice is an astronomical event that happens twice each year when the sun reaches its highest position in the sky.Dec 25th: Christmas Day, the day that many Christians associate with Jesus’ birth.Dec 26-Jan 1: Kwanzaa is an annual celebration honoring African hertiage và African-American anphukhanganchau.vnlture. Started in 1966, it often includes singing, dancing, storytelling, poetry reading, music, và feasting.December 31: Watch Night, a day for Christians to review the year that has passed, make confessions, & then prepare for the year ahead by praying and resolving.
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