Awareness Education

Your Daily, Weekly & Monthly Events for October

Fall is almost here and so is October! We know what that means. It’s time to break out our calendar of holidays, events and observances for the entire month of October! Use this handy list to help you stay on top of next months important dates and take advantage of every opportunity to celebrate, spread awareness about important issues and, of course, promote your brand!

Day

Blue Shirt Day World Day of Bullying Prevention – October 1, 2018
Child Health Day – October 1, 2018
Day of Unity – October 1, 2018
World Habitat Day – October 1, 2018
International Day of Non-Violence – October 2
National Custodial Workers Day – October 2
World Farm Animals Day – October 2
National Pet Obesity Awareness Day – October 3, 2018
World Cerebral Palsy Day – October 3, 2018
World Temperance Day – October 3
St. Francis of Assisi’s Feast Day – October 4
World Animal Day – October 4
National Diversity Day – October 5, 2018
World Smile Day – October 5, 2018
World Teacher’s Day – October 5
American Libraries Day – October 6
National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend – October 7, 2018
National Personal Safety Day – October 7
National Children’s Day – October 8
Fire Prevention Day – October 9
Leif Erikson Day – October 9
World Child Development Day – October 9, 2018
Bullying Prevention Day – October 10, 2018
Emergency Nurses Day – October 10, 2018
International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction – October 10
Naval Academy Day – October 10
Stop America’s Violence Everywhere (SAVE) Today – October 10, 2018
World Homeless Day – October 10
World Mental Health Day – October 10
National Coming Out Day – October 11
National Depression Screening Day – October 11, 2018
Southern Food Heritage Day – October 11
World Sight Day – October 11, 2018
Stem Cell Awareness Day – October 12, 2018
World Arthritis Day – October 12
International African Penguin Awareness Day – October 13
International Day for Disaster Reduction – October 13
National Metastatic Breast Cancer Day – October 13
National Motorcycle Ride Day – October 13, 2018
National Train Your Brain Day – October 13
US Navy Birthday (USN) – October 13
Father-Daughter Day – October 14, 2018
National Latino AIDS Awareness Day – October 15
National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day – October 15
National Boss Day – October 16, 2018
Medical Assistants Recognition Day – October 17, 2018
Support Your Local Chamber of Commerce – October 17, 2018
Mammography Day – October 19, 2018
World Osteoporosis Day – October 20
Unity Day – October 24, 2018
World Development Information Day – October 24
Intersex Awareness Day – October 26, 2018
Make a Difference Day – October 27, 2018
National Pit Bull Awareness Day – October 27, 2018
St. Jude’s Day – October 28
World Psoriasis Day – October 29
Halloween – October 31
Trick or Treat for UNICEF Day – October 31
World Cities Day – October 31

Week

4-H Week – October 7-13, 2018
American Beer Week – Second week of October
American Massage Therapy Week – October 21-27, 2018
Bone and Joint Health Action Week – October 12-20
Customer Service Week – October 1-5, 2018
Disarmament Week – October 24-30
Drive Safely Work Week – October 1-5, 2018
Earth Science Week – October 14-20, 2018
Emergency Nurses Week – October 14-20, 2018
Fire Prevention Week – October 7-13, 2018
Food & Drug Interactions and Awareness Week – October 17-24
Freedom From Bullies Week – October 21-27, 2018
Freedom of Speech Week – October 21-27, 2018
Get Organized Week – October 7-13, 2018
Great Books Week – October 7-13, 2018
Hepatitis Awareness Week – Third week of October
International Dyslexia Association Reading Week – October 15-19, 2018
International Dyslexia Reading, Literacy Week – October 24-27, 2018
International Infection Prevention Week – October 14-20, 2018
Kids Care Week – October 21-27, 2018
Medical Assistants Recognition Week – October 15-19, 2018
Mental Illness Awareness Week – October 7-13, 2018
National Business Women’s Week – October 14-20, 2018
National Chemistry Week – October 21-27, 2018
National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week – October 21-27, 2018
National Food Bank Week – October 14-20, 2018
National Friends of Libraries Week – October 21-27, 2018
National Health Education Week – October 15-19, 2018
National Health IT and Technology Week – October 8-12, 2018
National Healthcare Food Service Workers Week – October 1-7, 2018
National Healthcare Quality Week – October 21-27, 2018
National Healthcare Resource & Materials Management Week – October 1-7, 2018
National Hispanic Heritage Weeks – September 15, 2018 – October 15, 2018
National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week – October 21-27, 2018
National Red Ribbon Week – October 23-31
National School Bus Safety Week – October 15-19, 2018
National Veterinary Technician Week – October 14-20, 2018
National Walk Your Dog Week – October 1-7
Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging Week – October 7-13, 2018
Oktoberfest – September 22, 2018 – October 7, 2018
Pediatric Nurses Week – October 1-7, 2018
Shemini Atzeret – Evening of September 30, 2018 to Evening of October 2, 2018
Simchat Torah – Evening of October 1, 2018 to Evening of October 2, 2018
Winter Weather Preparedness Week – October 20 – November 9
World Rainforest Week – October 9-14, 2018
World Series – October 23 – October 31, 2018
World Space Week – October 4-10
YWCA Week Without Violence – October 16-20, 2017

Month

Adopt a Shelter Dog Month
Agent Orange Awareness Month
American Pharmacists Month
Antidepressant Death Awareness Month
Campaign for Healthier Babies Month
Car Care Month
Celebrating the Bilingual Child Month
Celiac Disease Awareness Month
Child Health Month
Church Library Month
Church Safety and Security Month
Class Reunion Month
Clergy Appreciation Month
Computer Learning Month
Consumer Information Month
Diversity Awareness Month
Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Dwarfism Awareness Month
Dyslexia Awareness Month
Eat Better, Eat Together Month
Emotional Wellness Month
Energy Awareness Month
Eye Injury Prevention Month
Fair Trade Month
Family Health Month
Fire Prevention Month
Global ADHD Awareness Month
Global Diversity Awareness Month
Halloween Safety Month
Health Literacy Month
Healthy Lung Month
Hunger Awareness Month
Italian-American Heritage Month
LGBT History Month
Long-Term Care Planning Month
Lupus Awareness Month
Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month
Mental Illness Awareness Month
National AIDS Awareness Month
National Animal Safety and Protection Month
National Arts and Humanities Month
National Book Month
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month
National Chiropractic Health Month
National Crime Prevention Month
National Critical Illness Awareness Month
National Cyber Security Awareness Month
National Dental Hygiene Month
National Depression Education and Awareness Month
National Disability Employment Awareness Month
National Domestic Violence Awareness Month
National Down Syndrome Awareness Month
National Ergonomics Month
National Family Sexuality Education Month – Let’s Talk
National Farm to School Month
National Field Trip Month
National Liver Awareness Month
National Medical Librarians Month
National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month
National Orthodontic Health Month
National Pet Wellness Month
National Physical Therapy Month
National Pit Bull Awareness Month
National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month
National Service Dog Month
National Spina Bifida Awareness Month
National Substance Abuse Prevention Month
National Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Awareness Month
Patient-Centered Care Awareness Month
Polish-American Heritage Month
UNICEF Month
Vegetarian Awareness Month
Wishbones for Pets Month
Workplace Politics Awareness Month
World Blindness Awareness Month
World Menopause Month
Youth Against Tobacco Month

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