Holidays and Observances
Alphabetical Listing of P Holidays

Below, you can find a Holidays and Observances Alphabetical Listing US Holidays and World Holidays and Observances that start with P.  We are still adding names to the list, so more information will be coming. 

After we complete the summary pages on the site, we will start working on a detailed page(s) for each Holidays and Observance. Once a page is completed for each Holiday or Observance, it will be linked up below, as well as it's related Daily Holidays page. (that should keep us busy for the next 20 years or so!!)

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Plush Animal Lovers Day is October 28!

Plush Animal Lovers Day is October 28!


P Holidays and Observances

  • Pack Your Mom's Lunch Day - November 15
  • PAD Awareness Month - September (PAD = Peripheral Artery Disease)
  • Paddle for Perthes Disease Awareness Day - July 25, 2020 (Last Saturday in July)
  • Palm Sunday - April 5, 2020 (The Sunday one week prior to Easter)
  • Pan American Aviation Day - December 17
  • Pan American Week - April 12-18, 2020 (Week that includes April 14th)
  • Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month - November
  • Papaya Month - August
  • Paralegal Day - October 23
  • Paralympic Winter Games (XII) - August 25 - September 6, 2020
  • Paraprofessional Appreciation Day - April 1, 2020 (First Wednesday in April)
  • Parental Alienation Awareness Day (PAAD) - April 25
  • Parents Day - July 26, 2020  (4th Sunday in July), and November 17, 2020 (Tuesday of National Education Week)
  • Parliamentary Law Month - April
  • Particularly Preposterous Packaging Day - August 7
  • Pascua Florida Day - April 2, 2020 (Usually on April 2)
  • Passion Fruit Month - September
  • Passion Week - March 29 - April 4, 2020 (Starts on the 5th Sunday in Lent, the week before Holy Week)
  • Passiontide - March 29 - April 11, 2020 (the last two weeks of Lent - Passion Week and Holy Week)
  • Passover - (Also Known as Pesach) Evening of April 8, 2020 to the Evening of April 16, 2020 (movable date)
  • Pastoral Care Week - October 25-31, 2020 
  • Patient Blood Management Awareness Week - November 2-6, 2020
  • Patient-Centered Care Awareness Month - October
  • Patient Safety Awareness Week - March 8-14, 2020
  • Patriot's Day (Massachusetts and Maine) - April 20, 2020 (Third Monday in April
  • Pay Back a Friend Day - October 17
  • Pay Your Bills Week - Third Week of February
  • Peace Corps Week - March 1-7, 2020
  • Peace Officers Memorial Day - May 15
  • Peach Month - September
  • Peanut Butter and Chocolate Day - July 23
  • Peanut Butter Lover's Month - November
  • Pear and Pineapple Month - October
  • Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day - December 7
  • Peas Month - September
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Week - March 8-13, 2020
  • Pediatric Nurses Week - October 5-9, 2020
  • Pediculosis Prevention Month - September
  • Pennsylvania Farm Show - January 4-11, 2020 (Harrisburg, PA)
  • Pentecost - May 31, 2020 (Movable Date)
  • Pentecost Monday - June 1, 2020 (Movable Date)
  • Pepper Pot Day - December 29
  • Perennial Gardening Month - June
  • Perioperative Nurse Week - November 8-14, 2020
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Awareness Week - May 4-9, 2020
  • Perpetual Youth Day - November 30
  • Perseid Meteor Showers - August 11-12, 2020
  • Persimmons Month - October
  • Personal History Awareness Month - May
  • Pesach (also known as Passover) - Evening of April 8, 2020 to the Evening of April 16, 2020 (movable date)
  • Pet Appreciation Week - June 7-13, 2020 (First Full Week in June)
  • Pet Cancer Awareness Month - November
  • Pet Dental Health Month - February
  • Pet Diabetes Month - November
  • Pet Peeve Week - October 11-17, 2020 (Second Full Week of October)
  • Pet Rock Day - September 6, 2020 (First Sunday in September)
  • Pet Smile Month (UK) - September
  • Pet Tech CPR Day - April 25, 2020 (Last Saturday in April)
  • Petite and Proud Day - May 4
  • PGA Championship - May 14-17, 2020
  • Pharmacists Declare War on Alcoholism Month - June
  • Pharmacists War on Diabetes Month - April
  • Photographer Appreciation Month - October
  • Physical Wellness Month - April
  • Pick Strawberries Day - May 20
  • Pickled Peppers Week - October 4-10, 2020 (First Full Week of October)
  • Pie in the Face Day - November 27
  • Pinhole Photography Day - April 26, 2020 (Last Sunday in April)
  • Pink Flamingo Day (Lawn Ornaments) - June 23
  • Pink Shirt Day - February 26, 2020 (Last Wednesday in February)
  • Pioneer Day (State Holiday in Utah) - July 24
  • Pirates Week - October 30 - November 15, 2020 (Cayman Islands)
  • Plaidurday - October 2, 2020 (First Friday in October)
  • Plan Your Epitaph Day - November 2
  • Plant the Seeds of Greatness Month - February
  • Play Days - September 8-12, 2020 (Tuesday - Saturday after Labor Day)
  • Play Monopoly Day - November 19
  • Play More Cards Day - February 24, 2020 (Last Monday in February)
  • Play the Recorder Day - March 21, 2020 (Third Saturday in March)
  • Play the Recorder Month - March
  • Playmobile's National Day of Play - November 21, 2020 (Third Saturday in November)
  • Please Take My Children to Work Day - June 29, 2020 (Last Monday in June)
  • Pleasure Your Mate Month - September
  • Pledge of Allegiance Day - December 28
  • Plum Month - November
  • Pluot & Aprium Month - June
  • Plush Animal Lovers Day - October 28
  • Pocky Day - November 11
  • Poem in Your Pocket Day - April 30, 2020
  • Poetry & The Creative Mind Day - April 1
  • Poinsettia Day - December 12
  • Polar Bear Swim - June 20, 2020 (Nome, AK) (Closest Saturday to  Summer Solstice)
  • Police Officers Who Gave Their Lives in the Line of Duty Week - April 18-23
  • Polish-American Heritage Month - October
  • Pollution Prevention Week - September 20-26, 2020 (Begins on the Third Monday in September)
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Awareness Month - September
  • Popcorn Days - September 10-12, 2020 (First Weekend after Labor Day)
  • Popcorn Lover's Day - March 12, 2020 (Second Thursday in March)
  • Posadas - December 16-24
  • Positive Attitude Month - October
  • Potato Lovers Month - February
  • Potty Training Awareness Month - June
  • Poultry Days - June 12-14, 2020
  • Powers of Ten Day - October 10
  • PPSI AIDS Awareness Month - November
  • Practice Being Psychic Day - November 2
  • Prairie Day - September 12, 2020 (Second Saturday in September)
  • Prayer for Peace, Memorial Day - May 25, 2020 (Last Monday in May / Same Day as Memorial Day)
  • Preakness - May 16, 2020 (Third Saturday in May)
  • Prematurity Awareness Month - November
  • Prescription Errors Education & Awareness Week - October 24-31
  • Preservation Week - April 26 - May 2, 2020
  • Presidents Day - February 17, 2020 (Third Monday in February)
  • Presidents Day (New Mexico) - November 27, 2020 
  • Pretend to Be a Time Traveler Day - December 8
  • Pretzel Day - October 27
  • Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month - April
  • Prevention of Lyme Disease in Dogs Month - April
  • Pride in Food Services Week - February 3-7, 2020 (First Full Work Week of February)
  • Priesthood Sunday - September 27, 2020 (Last Sunday in September)
  • Primary Care Physicians Week - October 5-9, 2020
  • Primary Election Day, West Virginia - May 12, 2020 (Second Tuesday of May during Even Years)
  • Prime Meridian Day - November 1
  • Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Day - March 26
  • Pro Bono Week - October 18-24, 2020
  • Pro-Life Day of Silent Solidarity - October 20, 2020 (Third Tuesday in October)
  • Professional Pet Sitters Week- March 1-7, 2020
  • Professional Speakers Month - August
  • Professional Wellness Month - June
  • Project Aces Day - May 6, 2020 (First Wednesday in May) (Aces = All Children Exercise Simultaneously)
  • Prophet's Birthday - Evening of October 28 to Evening of October 29, 2020
  • Proposal Day - March 20, 202 and September 22, 2020 - (First Day of Spring and First Day of Fall)
  • Prostate Cancer Awareness Week - September 20-26, 2020 (Third Week of September)
  • Prune Breakfast Month - January
  • Psoriasis Awareness Month - August
  • PTA Healthy Lifestyles Month - November
  • PTSD Awareness Month - June
  • Public Power Week - October 4-10, 2020 (First Full Week of October)
  • Public Service Recognition Week - May 3-9, 2020 (First Full Week in May)
  • Publicity for Profit Week - February 2-8
  • Pull Your Sofa Off the Wall Month - February
  • Pulled Pork Day - October 12
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month - September
  • Pumpkin Bread Day - October 30
  • Pumpkin Day - October 26
  • Pumpkin Destruction Day - November 7, 2020 (First Saturday of November)
  • Pumpkin Pie Day - November 21 ad December 25
  • Punk for a Day Day - October 25
  • Puppy Mill Action Week - May 4-10, 2020 (Begins the Monday before Mother's Day which is May 10, 2020)
  • Puppy Mill Awareness Day - September 19, 2020 (Third Saturday in September)
  • Purim - Eve of March 9, 2020 - Eve of March 10, 2020
  • Purple Day - (Supporting Epilepsy Around the World) - March 26
  • Purposeful Parenting Month - July
  • Push-button Phone Day - November 18


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