Celebrations and Events in August 2019

Celebrations and Events in August 2019

Events, celebrations, awareness events, saint's days, annual campaigns and anything else that is happening in August 2019.

Yorkshire Day

1st Aug 2019

Celebrated on 1 August to promote the historic English county of Yorkshire.

Event Website

International Cat Day

8th Aug 2019

Organised by the International Fund for Animal Welfare, this is a day to think about your furry friend and appreciate everything you love about them.

Event Website

Rice Pudding Day

9th Aug 2019

Yes, this really is a thing. Just have some rice pudding today. Enjoy!

World Lion Day

10th Aug 2019

Founded by Big Cat Rescue to highlight the importance of the lion globally and to raise lion conservation awareness worldwide.

Event Website

Left Handers Day

13th Aug 2019

Your chance to tell your family and friends how proud you are of being left-handed, and also to raise awareness of the everyday issues that lefties face in a world designed for right-handers.

Event Website

International Orangutan Day

19th Aug 2019

Awareness for orangutangs around the world, some of which are facing extinction within the next two decades.

International Bat Night

24th Aug to 25th Aug 2019

A night to celebrate bats and learn about the way bats live and their needs with presentations, exhibitions and bat walks.

Event Website

National Dog Day

26th Aug 2019

US event that is celebrated by dog-lovers around the world. The pupose of the day is to raise awareness for dog adoption.

Event Website

Summer Bank Holiday

26th Aug 2019

Last bank holiday before Christmas!

<<< Events in July      Events in September >>>

Celebrations and Events in August 2019

Latest Posts

Co-Sleeping - A Personal Story

7 Secrets of Successful Charity Shopping for Kid's Stuff

Which Were The 10 Best Animated Family Movies of 2018?

Screen Time Guidelines for Babies, Toddlers, Children and Teens

The 10 Best West End Shows For All The Family

About eParenting: eParenting was started by Jacqui O'Brien in 2004. At the time her kids were 1 and 4 and kept her nice and busy. Now they are teenagers and still keeping her pretty busy!

Popular Now

Family Movies In Cinemas for October Half Term 2019

Knit for Charity - Click your needles (or hook!) for a good cause

Freebies for Pregnant Mums + New Baby

Out Now! - September DVD releases for Kids

Events in September 2019