Holidays and Observances
Alphabetical Listing of S Holidays

Below, you can find a Holidays and Observances Alphabetical Listing US Holidays and World Holidays and Observances that start with S.  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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April is Stress Awareness Month

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  • Sadie Hawkins Day - November 2, 2019 (First Saturday in November)
  • Safe + Sound Week - August 12-18, 2019
  • Safe Kids Week - May 22-29, 2019
  • Safe Toys and Celebrations Month - December
  • Safe Toys and Gifts Month - December
  • Safety Month - June
  • Safety Razor Day - December 2
  • Saint Paul Winter Carnival - January 24 - February 3, 2019 (St. Paul, MN)
  • Saint Swithin's Day - July 15
  • Salami Day - September 7
  • Salute to Mom's 35+ Week - May 12-18, 2019 (Starts on Mother's Day)
  • Salvation Army Week - May 12-18, 2019 (Second Week in May)
  • Sandcastle Day - August 3, 2019 (First Saturday in August)
  • Sandwich Generation Month - July
  • Satchmo Summerfest - August 3-5, 2019 (in New Orleans)
  • Saturnalia - December 17-23
  • Sausage and Kraut Day - November 2, 2019 (First Saturday in November)
  • Sausage Month - October
  • Save the Frogs Day - April 27, 2019 (Last Saturday in April)
  • Save the Koala Day - September 27, 2019 (Last Friday in September)
  • Save the Koala Month - September
  • Save the Rhino Day - May 1
  • Save Your Photo's Day - September 28, 2019 (Last Saturday in September)
  • Save Your Vision Month - March
  • Save Your Vision Week - March 3-9, 2019 (Second Week of March)
  • Saxophone Day - November 6
  • Say Something Nice Day - June 1
  • Schizophrenia Awareness Week - May 19-26, 2019
  • School Day of Non-Violence and Peace (DENIP) - January 30
  • School Library Media Month - April
  • School Lunch Hero Day - May 3, 2019 (First Friday in May)
  • School Lunch Week - Second Week of October
  • Schwenkfelder Thanksgiving - September 24
  • Scooby-Doo Day - September 13
  • Scout Sabbath - February 9, 2019 (Last Day of Boy Scout Week)
  • Scout Sunday - February 3, 2019 (First Day of Boy Scout Week)
  • Screen-Free Week (Digital Detox Week) - April 29 - May 5, 2019
  • Scripps National Spelling Bee - May 28-31, 2019 (Tuesday - Thurday of Memorial Day Weekend)
  • SCUD Day (Savor the Comic, Unplug the Drama) - July 8
  • Sea Cadet Month - September
  • Sea Otter Awareness Week - September 22-28, 2019 (Last Week of September)
  • Second Half of the Year Day - July 1
  • Second Half of the Year Day (Non-Leap Years) - July 2
  • Self Care Month - July
  • Self-Help Group Awareness Month - January
  • Self Improvement Month - September
  • Self Injury Awareness Day - March 1
  • Self-Love Month - January
  • Self Promotion Month - October
  • Self University Week - September 1-7
  • September is Healthy Aging Month - September
  • Serendipity Day - August 18
  • Sesame Street Day - November 10
  • Sexuality Education Month - October
  • Shabbot Across America / Canada - March 1, 2019
  • Shakespeare Week - March 18-24, 2019
  • Shameless Promotion Month - September
  • Shamu the Whale Day - September 26
  • Shape Up US Month - January
  • Shape Up With Pickles time - First Week of February
  • Shark Awareness Day - July 14
  • Shark Week - August 2019 (Dates TBA)
  • Shavuot - Evening of June 8, 2019 to Evening of June 10, 2019 (Jewish)
  • Shemini Atzeret - Evening of October 20, 2019 to Evening of October 22, 2019
  • Sherlock Holmes Weekend - March 15-17, 2019
  • Shop Online For Groceries Day - August 9, 2019 (Second Friday in August)
  • Shop Online For Groceries Month - August
  • Shopping Reminder Day - November 26
  • Short Girl Appreciation Day - December 21, 2019 (Shortest Day of the Year)
  • Shrove Tuesday / Mardi Gras - March 5, 2019 
  • Shrovetide - March 3-5, 2019 (Shrove Tuesday and the two days preceding)
  • Sickle Cell Awareness Month - September
  • SIDS, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month - October
  • Silent Record Week - January 1-7
  • Silly Sayings Day - October 13
  • Silver Star Service Banner Day - May 1
  • Simchat Torah - Evening of October 21, 2019 to Evening of October 22, 2019
  • Simplicity Day - July 12
  • Simplify Your Life Week - August 1-7
  • Simplot Games - February 14-16, 2019 - Held at Idaho State University's Holt Arena, it is one of the Nation's premier high school indoor track and field events.
  • Sing With Your Child Month - March
  • Single Working Women's Day - August 4
  • Single Working Women's Week - August 4-10, 2019 (Week that has Single Working Women's Day - August 4th in it)
  • Singles Awareness Day (S.A.D.) February 14 (some celebrate this on the 13th or 15th, to get away from the commercialization of Valentine's Day)
  • Situational Awareness Day - September 26
  • Sky Awareness Week - April 21-27, 2019 (Last Full Week of April)
  • Skyscraper Month - June
  • Skywarn Recognition Day - December 7, 2019 (First Saturday in December)
  • Slow Art Day - April 13, 2019 (Second Saturday in April)
  • Slugs Return From Capistrano Day - May 28
  • Slurpee Day or 7-11's Birthday - July 11
  • Small Business Saturday - November 30, 2019 (Saturday After Thanksgiving which is November 28, 2019)
  • Smart Irrigation Month - July
  • Smart is Cool Day - October 22
  • Smithsonian Day - August 10
  • Snack a Pickle Time - September 13
  • Sneak Some Zucchini Onto Your Neighbor's Porch Night - August 8
  • Snowcare for Troops Awareness Week - November 10-16, 2019
  • Sobriety Checkpoint Week - September 1-7, 2019 (First Full Week in September)
  • Social Petworking Month - June
  • Social Wellness Month - July
  • Sock Monkey Day - March 2, 2019 (First Saturday in March)
  • Software Freedom Day - September 15
  • Soil Stewardship Day - May 20, 2018 (2019 TBD)
  • Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God - January 1 (Catholic)
  • Solo Diners Eat Out Weekend - February 7-12
  • Someday We'll Laugh About This Week - January 2-8
  • SOS Day - November 3, 2019
  • Soup Month - January
  • Soup Swap Day - January 19, 2019 (Third Saturday in January)
  • Sourest Day - October 25
  • Southern Food Heritage Day - October 11
  • Southern Hemisphere Hoodie Hoo Day - August 22
  • Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show - January 18 - February 9, 2019 (Fort Worth, TX)
  • Soyfoods Month - April
  • Space Exploration Day - July 20
  • Spanish Language Day - October 12
  • Spay Day USA - February 26, 2019 (Last Tuesday in February)
  • Spay / Neuter Awareness Month - February
  • Speak Up For Service Day - October 30
  • Special Education Day - December 2
  • Special Kids Day - December 4, 2019 (First Wednesday in December)
  • Spider-Man Day - August 1 and October 14
  • Spinach Lovers Month - October
  • Spinach Month - November
  • Spinal Health Month - October
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy Awareness Month  - August
  • Spinning & Weaving Week - October 7-13, 2019 (First Full Week Mon-Sun in October) 
  • Spirit Day - October 17, 2019 (Third Thursday in October)
  • Spirit of NSA Day (National Speakers Association - November 14
  • Spiritual Care Week - October 20-26, 2019 (Third Full Week in October)
  • Spiritual Literacy Month - December
  • Spiritual Wellness Month - March
  • Spoil Your Dog Day - August 10
  • Spooners (Spoonerism) Day - July 22
  • Sports America Kids Month - June
  • Sports and Home Eye Safety Month - September 
  • Sports Cliche Week - July 7-13, 2019
  • Sports Eye Safety Awareness Month - April
  • Spring Astronomy Day - May 11, 2019
  • Spring Astronomy Week - April 21-26, 2019 (always has Spring Astronomy Day in it)
  • Spunky Old Broads Month - February
  • Square Dancing Day - November 29
  • Square Root Day - Not Until May 5, 2025
  • Squash Month - November
  • Squid & Cuttlefish Day - October 10
  • Squirrel Awareness and Appreciation Month - October
  • STD Awareness Month - April
  • St. Crispin's Day - October 25
  • St. Francis of Assisi's Feast Day - October 4
  • St. Jude's Day - October 28
  • St. Nicholas Day - December 6
  • Stamp Collecting Month - November
  • Stand for Children Day - June 1
  • Stand Up! LGBT Awareness Week - November 14-18
  • Stand Up To Cancer Day - September 13, 2019 (Second Friday in September)
  • Start Seeing Monarchs Day - May 4, 2019 (First Saturday in May)
  • State Holiday (in Florida) - April 26, 2018
  • State Holiday (in Georgia) - April 23, 2018
  • Statehood Day in Arizona - February 14 (Local Observance in Arizona)
  • Statehood Day in Wyoming - July 10
  • Stay Away From Seattle Day - September 16
  • Stay Home Because You're Well Day - November 30
  • Stay Out of the Sun Day - July 3
  • Stay Up All Night - May 11, 2019 (Second Saturday in May)
  • Stem Cell Awareness Day - October 11, 2019
  • STEPtember - September
  • Steve Irwin Day - November 15
  • Stevens Johnson Syndrome Awareness Month - August
  • STI Awareness Month - April
  • Stir Up Sunday - November 24, 2019 (Five weeks before Christmas)
  • Stop America's Violence Everywhere (SAVE) Today - October 9, 2019 (Second Wednesday in October)
  • Stop Bullying Day - October 9, 2019 (Second Wednesday in October)
  • Stout Day - November 7, 2019 (First Thursday in November)
  • Straw Hat Month - April
  • Strawberry Cream Pie Day - September 28
  • Strawberry Rhubarb Wine Day - July 20, 2019 (Third Saturday)
  • Stress Awareness Month - April
  • Stress Awareness Month - October
  • Strike Out Strokes Month - May
  • Stroke Awareness Month - May
  • Student Safety Month - June
  • Sturgis Motorcycle Rally - August 2-11, 2019
  • Subliminal Communications Month - September
  • Submarine Hoagy Hero Grinder Day - October 9
  • Substitute Educators Day - November 15, 2019 (Friday of American Education Week)
  • Substitute Teacher Appreciation Week - September 1-7, 2019 (First Full Week of September)
  • Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Awareness Month - October
  • Sugar Awareness Week - January 21-25, 2019 (Third Work Week of January)
  • Sukkot - Evening of October 13, 2019 - Evening of October 20, 2019
  • Summer - June 21, 2019 - September 23, 2019
  • Summer Olympics - July 24 - August 9, 2020 (Held in Tokyo, Japan)
  • Summer Solstice - June 21, 2019
  • Sundae Sunday - July 21, 2019 (Third Sunday of July)
  • Sundance Film Festival - January 24, 2019 to February 3, 2019 (Park City, Utah)
  • Sunday School Teacher Appreciation Day - October 19
  • Superman Week - June 6-9, 2019
  • Supply Chain Professional Day - May 20, 2019 (Third Monday in May)
  • Supply Management Month - March
  • Support Purple for Platelets Day - September 27, 2019 (Last Friday in September)
  • Support Teen Literature Day - April 11, 2019 (Thursday of Library Week)
  • Support Your Local Chamber of Commerce - October 16, 2019 (Third Wednesday in October)
  • Surf and Turf Day - February 29
  • Swallows Depart from San Juan Capistrano Day - October 23
  • Swallows Return to San Juan Capistrano Day - March 19
  • Swap Ideas Day - September 10
  • Sweet Potato Awareness Month - November
  • Sweetest Day - October 19, 2019 - (Third Saturday in October)
  • System Administrator Appreciation Day - July 26, 2019 (Last Friday in July)

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