Here is a list of links to strange, fun and unofficial holidays celebrated in March. Links in boldface are profiled on Worldwide Weird Holidays.

 

March 1

National Pig Day
Beer Day
National Black Women in Jazz and the Arts Day
National Fruit Compote Day
National Horse Protection Day
National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day
Peace Corps Day
Plan a Solo Vacation Day
Refired Not Retired Day
Saint David’s Day
World Compliment Day
Zero Discrimination Day

March 2

Read Across America Day
National Banana Cream Pie Day
National Old Stuff Day
World Math Day

March 3

National Cold Cuts Day
I Want You to be Happy Day
National Anthem Day
National Mulled Wine Day
Simplify-Your-Life Day
What if Cats and Dogs Had Opposable Thumbs Day
World Hearing Day
World Wildlife Day

March 4

International Festival of Owls – 2016
Benjamin Harrison Day
Courageous Follower Day
Employee Appreciation Day
International GM’s Day
International Scrapbooking Industry Day
March Forth Day
National Day of Unplugging
National Grammar Day
National Poundcake Day
National Snack Day
Old Inauguration Day
Toy Soldier Day

March 5

St. Piran’s Day
Cinco de Marcho
Multiple Personality Day
National Absinthe Day
National Cheese Doodle Day

March 6

National Frozen Food Day
Alamo Day
Mothering Sunday
Namesake Day
National White Chocolate Cheesecake Day

March 7

Fun Facts About Names Day
Casimir Pulaski Day
National Be Heard Day
National Cereal Day
National Crown Roast of Pork Day

March 8

National Proofreading Day
International Women’s Day
National Be Nasty Day
National Peanut Cluster Day
Organize your Home Office Day
Unique Names Day

March 9

Panic Day
Barbie Day
Discover What Your Name Means Day
False Teeth Day
Get Over It Day
Joe Franklin Day
National Crabmeat Day
Registered Dietitian Day

March 10

World Kidney Day
International Day of Awesomeness
Mario Day
Nametag Day
National Blueberry Popover Day
Pack Your Lunch Day
Popcorn Lovers Day
Salvation Army Day
US Paper Money Day

March 11

World Plumbing Day
Dream Day
Johnny Appleseed Day
Middle Name Pride Day
Oatmeal Nut Waffles Day

March 12

International Fanny Pack Day – 2016
Descendants Day
Genealogy Day
Girl Scout Day
National Baked Scallops Day
National Plant a Flower Day

March 13

Ear Muff Day
Good Samaritan Involvement Day
National K-9 Veterans’ Day
Ken Day
National Coconut Torte Day
National Jewel Day
National Open An Umbrella Indoors Day
The Start of Daylight Savings Time

March 14

Fill Our Staplers Day – 2016
Genius Day
International Ask a Question Day
National Children’s Craft Day
National Pi Day
National Potato Chip Day
National Workplace Napping Day

March 15

Ides of March
Brutus Day
Everything You Think is Wrong Day
National Pears Helene Day
True Confessions Day
World Consumer Rights Day
World Social Work Day

March 16

Goddard Day
Curlew Day
Everything You Do is Right Day
Freedom of Information Day
Kick Butts Day
Lips Appreciation Day
National Artichoke Hearts Day
St. Urho’s Day

March 17

St. Patrick’s Day
Campfire Girls Day
Companies That Care Day

March 18

Awkward Moments Day
National Corndog Day – 2017
National Biodiesel Day
National Lacy Oatmeal Cookie Day

March 19

Client’s Day
International Astrology Day
International Earth Day
International Sports Car Racing Day
Let’s Laugh Day
National Chocolate Caramel Day
National Poultry Day
World Storytelling Day

March 20

Extraterrestrial Abduction Day
French Language Day
Great American Meatout Day
International Day of Happiness
National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
National Ravioli Day
Proposal Day
Snowman Burning Day

March 21

Twitter Day
Memory Day
National Common Courtesy Day
National Fragrance Day
National French Bread Day
National Wellderly Day
Single Parent’s Day
World Poetry Day

March 22

International Talk Like William Shatner Day
American Diabetes Association Alert Day
As Young as You Feel Day
National Agriculture Day
National Goof-off Day
World Water Day

March 23

Near Miss Day
Cuddly Kitten Day
National Puppy Day
Holy Wednesday
National Chip and Dip Day
National Melba Toast Day
National Puppy Day
OK Day
World Meteorological Day

March 24

National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day
International Day for Achievers
National Chocolate Covered Raisins Day
National Cocktail Day
World Tuberculosis Day

March 25

Pecan Day
Good Friday
International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade
International Waffle Day
National Day of Celebration of Greek and American Democracy
National Lobster Newburg Day
Old New Year’s Day

March 26

Make Up Your Own Holiday Day
Brothers’ and Sisters’ Day
Earth Hour
Holy Saturday
Legal Assistants Day
National Nougat Day
National Spinach Day

March 27

National Joe Day
National Baked Ham with Pineapple Day
National Spanish Paella Day
Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day

March 28

Respect Your Cat Day
Children’s Picture Book Day
Dyngus Day
National Black Forest Cake Day
National Hot Tub Day
National Something On a Stick Day
Weed Appreciation Day
White House Easter Egg Roll

March 29

Smoke and Mirrors Day
National Lemon Chiffon Cake Day
National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day
Texas Loves the Children Day

March 30

Pencil Day
Grass Is Always Browner On The Other Side Of The Fence Day
Manatee Appreciation Day
National Doctors Day
National I Am In Control Day
Take a Walk in the Park Day
Turkey Neck Soup Day

March 31

National “She’s Funny That Way” Day
César Chávez Day
Dance Marathon Day
Eiffel Tower Day
National Bunsen Burner Day
National Clams on the Half Shell Day
National Crayola Crayon Day
National Tater Day
World Backup Day
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination