March 2023 Events Celebrations & Special Days

March 2023 Events Celebrations & Special Days

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Events, celebrations, awareness events, saint's days, annual campaigns - UK and global festivities happening in March 2023.

Spring is finally here and we celebrate St. David's Day, St. Patrick's Day, World Book Day and at the end of the month British Summer Time begins.

Here are the fun events happening this October in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland as well as around the world.

March 2023 Events Celebrations & Special Days

St. David's Day

1st Mar 2023

St. David is the patron saint of Wales, and celebrations include wearing daffodils and leeks, eating traditional Welsh food and wearing Welsh national costume.

All About St. David's Day

St. David's Day Free Printable Wordsearch

World Book Day

2nd Mar 2023

Annual celebration of books and reading celebrated by reading, book related activities and dressing up as characters from books.

All About World Book Day 2023


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World Wildlife Day

3rd Mar 2023

World Wildlife Day is an opportunity to celebrate the many beautiful and varied forms of wild fauna and flora and to raise awareness of the multitude of benefits that conservation provides to people.


National Day of Unplugging

3rd Mar to 4th Mar 2023

A 24-hour respite from technology, to inspire healthy life/tech balance. An hour or a full day away from technology.


International Women's Day

8th Mar 2023

A worldwide celebration of women's rights and celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.


Barbie Day

9th Mar 2023

On 9th March 1959, this 11-inch tall bombshell made her debut at the American International Toy Fair in New York. Barbie Day celebrates this ever-popular toy.

Free Printable Barbie Wordsearches

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Mario Day

10th Mar 2023

Mar10 Day, held on 10th March each year is a celebration of the whole Super Mario franchise.

Pi Day

14th Mar 2023

A day of celebrating the wonder of mathematics, 14th March was chosen because the value of Pi is often taken as 3.14.

How To Celebrate Pi Day

Pi Day Colouring Pictures

St. Patrick's Day

17th Mar 2023

Ireland's national day is celebrates the Irish patron saint Patrick. The day is celebrated all around the world with Guinness and shamrock decorations.

All About St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day Printable Wordsearch

Global Recycling Day

18th Mar 2023

A day to recognize, and celebrate, the importance recycling plays in preserving our precious primary resources and securing the future of our planet. It is a day for the world to come together and put the planet first.


Recycling Colouring Pictures

Mother's Day (UK)

19th Mar 2023

The day where we show Mum just how much we love her in the UK

How To Celebrate Mother's Day

Mother's Day Wordsearch - Free Printable

Mother's Day Gift Ideas

World Sleep Day

19th Mar 2023

A celebration of sleep and a call to action on important issues related to sleep, including medicine, education, social aspects and driving.


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Spring Begins

20th Mar 2023

Whoop Woop! Spring starts today!

Spring Easy & Hard Wordsearches

World Frog Day

20th Mar 2023

A celebration of frogs which are are an important indicator of an ecosystem's health and help to keep the ecosystem balanced.

World Poetry Day

21st Mar 2023

A UNESCO day to promote the reading, writing, publishing and teaching of poetry throughout the world.


Early Music Day

21st Mar 2023

A celebration of more than a millennium of music, through concerts, events, and happenings taking place simultaneously across Europe.


International Day of Action for the Seals

22nd Mar 2023

A day to to promote awareness and to stop cruelty against seal populations around the world.

Tolkein Day

25th Mar 2023

Organised by The Tokien Society, to encourage fans to celebrate and promote the life and works of J.R.R. Tolkien by reading their favourite passages from his books.


Lord of the Rings Wordsearch

Earth Hour

25th Mar 2023

Turn off your lights for one hour to to raise awareness of climate change.


British Summer Time Begins

26th Mar to 27th Mar 2023

Remember the clocks go forward 1 hour at 1am today

Piano Day

29th Mar 2023

A day for piano players and lovers to share the joy of the piano. It takes place on the 88th day of the year, for the number of keys on a piano.


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