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January 2021

1 January – New Year’s Day

1 January – National Bloody Mary Day (USA)

1-31 January – Dry January

1-31 January – Ginuary

1-31 January – Rye January

1-31 January – Veganuary

2 January – National Buffet Day (USA)

2-4 January – Mahayana New Year (Buddhist)

4 January – National Spaghetti Day (USA)

6 January – National Shortbread Day (USA)

12 January – National Marzipan Day (USA)

15 January – National Bagel Day (USA)

19 January – International Popcorn Day

23 January – National Pie Day (USA)

23 January – International Sticky Toffee Pudding Day

25 January – Burn’s Night

25 January – Chinese New Year

25 January – St Dwynwen’s Day (Welsh Valentine’s Day)

27 January – International Chocolate Cake Day

30 January – National Croissant Day

31 January – National Hot Chocolate Day (USA)

February 2021

5 February – World Nutella Day

8 February – British Yorkshire Pudding Day

9 February – International Pizza Day

14 February – Valentine’s Day

16 February – National Almond Day (USA)

19 February – 23 February – London Fashion Week

20-28 February – Real Bread Week

15 February – Nirvana Day (Bhuddist)

21st February – Maha Shivaratri (Hindu)

Cornish Pasty Week (Closed for 2021 – Back in 2022)

22 February – 7 March – Fairtrade Fortnight

22 February – National Margarita Day (USA)

25 February – Pancake Day (Shrove Tuesday)

26 February – Ash Wednesday (Christian)

25 February – National Chili Day (Chili con Carne USA)

26 February – National Pistachio Day (USA)

27 February – National Strawberry Day (USA)

March 2021

1 March – St David’s Day (Patron Saint Of Wales)

1 March – Peanut Butter Lovers Day (USA)

7 March – National Cereal Day (USA)

1-7March – British Pie Week

2-8 March – SPAM Appreciation Week

5 March – Shrove Tuesday (Christian)

6 March – National Oreo Day

7 March – St Piran’s Day (Patron Saint Of Cornwall)

8 March – International Women’s Day

9 March – National Meatball Day (USA)

9-10 March – Holi (Hindu)

9-10 March – Purim (Jewish)

TBC – National Butchers’ Week

14 March – Mother’s Day

14 March – National Potato Chip Day

16-22 March – Nutrition and Hydration Week

17 March – St Patrick’s Day (Patron Saint of Ireland)

20 March – National Ravioli Day (USA)

22 March – Mothering Sunday (Christian)

25 March – International Waffle Day

26 March – National Spinach Day (USA)

April 2021

1 April – April Fool’s Day

2 April – Good Friday (Christian)

2-5 April – The London Coffee Festival

4 April – Easter Sunday (Christian)

4 April – International Carrot Day

5 April – Easter Monday (Christian)

6 April – International Carbonara Day

7 April – World Health Day

8 April – First day of Passover (Jewish)

11 April – Cheese Fondue Day

13 April – Thai New Year

16 April – Last day of Passover (Jewish)

17 April – International Malbec Day

19 April – National Garlic Day (USA)

21 April – National Tea Day

22 April – Easter Monday (Christian)

23 April – St George’s Day (Patron Saint of England)

23 April – First Day of Ramadan (Islam)

TBC – British Beef Week

TBC – London Marathon

TBC – UK Coffee Week

May 2021

1-31 May – National Asparagus Month

5 May – Cinco de Mayo (Mexican)

8 May – World Fairtrade Day

8-16 May – The Children’s Trust National Doughnut Week (UK)

10-16 May – National Vegetarian Week

9 MAY – Mother’s Day (USA)

13 May – International Hummus Day

15 May – World Whisky Day

TBC – British Sandwich Week

21 May – International Tea Day

23-31 May – English Wine Week

28 May – International Hamburger Day

31 May – 6 June – National BBQ Week

TBC – British Tomato Fortnight

TBC – National Biscuit Day

TBC – World Hunger Day

June 2021

1 June – World Milk Day

1-7 June – Negroni Week

4 June – National Cheese Day

8-14 June – Healthy Eating Week

10 June – National Iced Tea Day (USA)

12 June – International Falafel Day

12 June – World Gin Day

14 June – National Bourbon Day (USA)

15 June – Beer Day Britain

TBC –  National Fish & Chips Day

20 June – Father’s Day

18 June – International Sushi Day

19-27 June – National Picnic Week

22-28 June – World Food Week

26 June – National Coconut Day (USA)

TBC – National Cream Tea Day

29 June – 12 July – Wimbledon Fortnight

TBC – English Wine Week

TBC – International Day of Italian Cuisine

July 2021

1- 31 July – National Ice Cream Month

TBC – Great British Pea Week

13 July – National French Fry Day (USA)

17 July – Hot Dog Day

7 July – World Chocolate Day

TBC – Welsh Wine Week

August 2021

1 – 31 August – National Peach Month

5 August – National Oyster Day (USA)

6 August – International Beer Day

9-15 August – National Allotments Week

10-15 August – Afternoon Tea Week

13 August – National Prosecco Day

16 August – National Rum Day (USA)

19 August – National Potato Day (USA)

September 2021

1 September – National Tofu Day

1-7 September – Love Lamb Week

1-30 September – National Mushroom Month

1-30 September – Sourdough September

1-30 September – Organic September

1-30 September – Honey Month (USA)

4 September – Macademia Nut Day (USA)

4 September – International Bacon Day

5-20 September – Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight

7 September – World Salami Day

12 September – Chocolate Milkshake Day (USA)

13 September – International Chocolate Day

13 September – Peanut Day (USA)

16 September – Guacamole Day (USA)

18 September – Cheeseburger Day (USA)

18 September – 3 October – British Food Fortnight

22 September – White Chocolate Day (USA)

26 September – National Dumpling Day

26 September – Pancake Day (USA)

27 September – Corned Beef Hash Day (USA)

27-28 September – Yom Kippur (Jewish)

TBC – Negroni Week

TBC – British Sandwich Week

TBC – National Rice Week

October 2021

1 October – World Vegetarian Day

1 October – International Coffee Day

1 October – National Pumpkin Spice Day (USA)

TBC – National Seafood Week

4 October – National Vodka Day (USA)

8 October – World Egg Day

9 October – International Beer and Pizza Day

10 October – World Porridge Day

9 October – World Egg Day

11 October – Thanksgiving (Canada)

14-20 October – National Chocolate Week

15 October – Global Champagne Day

16 October – World Food Day

18 October – Chocolate Cupcake Day (USA)

19 October – International Gin & Tonic Day

TBC – Apple Day (UK)

22 October – National Nut Day

25 October – World Pasta Day

26 October – Pumpkin Day (USA)

31 October – Halloween

November 2021

1 November – World Vegan Day

1-30 November – World Vegan Month

2 November – Day of The Dead (Mexico)

3 November – World Sandwich Day

4 November – International Stout Day

5 November – Guy Fawkes’ Night (UK)

6 November – National Nachos Day (USA)

9 November – National Greek Yoghurt Day (USA)

14 November – Diwali (Hindu)

14 November – Pickle Day (USA)

17 November – Baklava Day (USA)

21 November – Stir-Up Sunday (Christmas Puddings)

25 November – Thanksgiving (USA)

28 November – French Toast Day (USA)

30 November – St Andrew’s Day (Patron Saint of Scotland)

TBC – British Game Week

December 2021

2 December – Feast of St Bibiana (Catholic)

2 December – English Breakfast Day

4 December – National Cookie Day (USA)

5 December – Pigs In Blankets Day

6 December National Gazpacho Day

8 December – Brownie Day (USA)

9 December – National Pastry Day (USA)

10 December – First Day of Hanukkah (Jewish)

17 December – Maple Syrup Day (USA)

18 December – Last Day of Hanukkah (Jewish)

20 December – National Sangria Day

24 December – National Eggnog Day

25 December – Christmas Day (Christian)

30 December – National Bacon Day (USA)

31 December – New Year’s Eve