2017 Daily Holidays that fall on February 25, include:
National Chocolate Covered Nuts Day
National Clam Chowder Day
National Pistol Patent Day
Open that Bottle Night - February 25, 2017 (last Saturday of February)
World Sword Swallowers Day - February 25, 2017 (last Saturday of February)
2017 Weekly Holidays that include February 25, are:
Brotherhood / Sisterhood Week - February 19-25, 2017 (Third Week in February)
Build a Better Trade Show Image Week - February 19-25, 2017 (Third Full Week in February)
Jewish Book Week - February 25 - March 5, 2017
Make Mine Chocolate - (Campaign kicks off annually on Feb 15, and ends on Easter which is April 16, 2017)
National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend - February 24-26, 2017
National Date Week (Fruit) - February 17-26, 2017
National Eating Disorders Awareness Week - February 19-25, 2017 (Fourth Week in February)
National Engineer's Week - February 19-25, 2017 (Movable Week in February)
National Entrepreneurship Week - February 19-26, 2017
National FFA Week - February 19-25, 2017
National Justice for Animals Week - February 19-26, 2017
Texas Cowboy Poetry Week - February 24-25, 2017
Through with the Chew (Chewing Tobacco) - February 19-25, 2017 (Third Full Week in February)
US Snow Shoe Days - February 23-26, 2017
2017 Monthly Holidays that include February 25, are:
There are too many monthly holidays to include here, so please check out our February Holidays page to see all of the holidays that are celebrated the entire month of February.
A page on each holiday will be coming soon and linked above.
If a date is a movable holiday, that is different every year, I'll include the year as well as the date rule above. Otherwise, the holiday falls on the same date each year.
World Festivals and Events
Harbin Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival - Starts annually on January 5, and typically runs for a month or more, in Harbin, China and is the largest ice and snow festival in the world! 2017 Dates are January 5 - February 28, 2017
Carnival of Venice - February 11-28, 2017 - An annual festival held in Venice, Italy where people wear masks and costumes.
Hong Kong Arts Festival - February 16, 2017 - March 18, 2017 features Art, Theatre, Dance, Opera, and Music events.
Carnival (Rio de Janeiro in Brazil) - February 24 - March 1, 2017 - Carnival is the biggest festival in the world with two million people a day on the streets. Floats, Parades, Balls, Music and Dancing are all part of the Event.
The Astrological Sign for February 25 is Pisces.
Birth Flower of the Month
The Birth Flower(s) for the Month for February are:
Violet - symbolizes faithfulness, loyalty, humility, wisdom, and hope
Primrose - Modesty, distinction, and virtue
The Birthstone for February is Amethyst.
1901 – Zeppo Marx, American actor (youngest of the five Marx brothers) (d. 1979)
1920 – Sun Myung Moon, Korean religious leader, founder of Unification Church (d. 2012)
1935 – Sally Jessy Raphaël, American talk show host
1943 – George Harrison, English singer and guitarist, member of The Beatles (d. 2001)
1966 – Nancy O'Dell, American television personality
1973 – Julio Iglesias, Jr., Spanish singer
1975 – Chelsea Handler, American comedian, author, and actress
1976 – Rashida Jones, American actress (The Office, Parks & Recreation)
1864 – Anna Harrison, American First Lady, wife of President William Henry Harrison (b. 1775)
1983 – Tennessee Williams, American playwright (b. 1911)
2006 - Darren McGavin, American actor (Mike Hammer, Murphy Brown) (b. 1922)