Events, celebrations, awareness events, saint's days, annual campaigns - UK and global festivities happening in August 2021.
1st Aug 2021
Celebrated on 1 August to promote the historic English county of Yorkshire.
4th Aug 2021
International Owl Awareness Day aims to celebrate one of the most iconic bird species and raise awareness to their plight in the wild and what we can all do to help protect them.
7th Aug 2021
A day to ponder on the myth of sea serpents.
8th Aug 2021
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.
8th Aug 2021
Held on the 8th day of the 8th month of each year to celebrate and promote Philosophy and Philosophizing for the ordinary person.
9th Aug 2021
Yes, this really is a thing. Just have some rice pudding today. Enjoy!
10th Aug 2021
Founded by Big Cat Rescue to highlight the importance of the lion globally and to raise lion conservation awareness worldwide.
13th Aug 2021
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.
19th Aug 2021
Awareness for orangutangs around the world, some of which are facing extinction within the next two decades.
24th Aug 2021
A day to celebrate man's best friend.
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24th Aug to 5th Sep 2021
The world's biggest sporting event for athletes with a range of disabilities, held every four years. Postponed from 2020, this time it will be held in Tokyo Japan.
26th Aug 2021
US event that is celebrated by dog-lovers around the world. The purpose of the day is to raise awareness for dog adoption.
28th Aug 2021
A night to celebrate bats and learn about the way bats live and their needs with presentations, exhibitions and bat walks.
30th Aug 2021
Last bank holiday Monday before Christmas!
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