Food Holidays for June!

Happy June!  Here’s a list of the food holidays for June, just in case you are curious.

June is . . .

  • National Candy Month
  • National Dairy Month
  • National Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month
  • National Iced Tea Month
  • National Papaya Month
  • National Seafood Month
  • National Steakhouse Month
  • National Turkey Lover’s Month

Additionally specific weeks in June also have some special designations:

  • National Doughnut Day (1st Friday)

And then, there are the daily festivities
June 1: National Hazelnut Cake Day
June 2: National Rocky Road Ice Cream Day
June 3: National Egg Day
June 4: National Cheese Day
June 4: National Frozen Yogurt Day
June 4: National Cognac Day
June 5: National Gingerbread Day
June 5: World Environment Day
June 6: National Applesauce Cake Day
June 7: National Chocolate Ice Cream Day
June 8: Jelly-Filled Doughnut Day
June 8: World Oceans Day (Sustainable Seafood)
June 9: National Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie Day
June 10: Herbs and Spices Day
June 10: National Iced Tea Day
June 10: National Black Cow Day (Root Beer Float)
June 11: National German Chocolate Cake Day
June 12: National Chachaca Day
June 12: National Jerky Day
June 12: National Peanut Butter Cookie Day
June 13: Kitchen Klutzs of America Day
June 14: National Strawberry Shortcake Day
June 15: National Lobster Day
June 15: World Gin Day
June 16: National Fudge Day
June 17: Eat All Your Veggies Day
June 17: National Apple Strudel Day
June 18: National Cherry Tart Day
June 18: International Picnic Day
June 18: National Sushi Day
June 19: National Dry Martini Day
June 19: Midsummer’s Eve
June 20: National Vanilla Milkshake Day
June 21: National Peaches and Cream Day
June 22: National Chocolate Eclair Day
June 22: National Onion Rings Day
June 23: National Pecan Sandy Day
June 24: National Pralines Day
June 25: National Catfish Day
June 25: National Strawberry Parfait Day
June 26: National Blueberry Cheesecake Day
June 26: National Chocolate Pudding Day
June 27: National Indian Pudding Day
June 27: National Orange Blossom Day
June 28: National Ceviche Day
June 29: National Tapioca Day
June 29: National Almond Buttercruch Day
June 31: National Ice Cream Soda Day

Source: http://www.thenibble.com/fun/more/facts/holidays-june.asp

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