February 2, 2018

National Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day is a traditional holiday celebrated on February 2. According to legend, if it is cloudy when a groundhog emerges, then the spring season will arrive early. If it is sunny, the groundhog will supposedly see its shadow and retreat back into its den, and winter weather will persist for six more weeks.

National Heavenly Hash Day

There are many different recipes for heavenly hash. This can be a chocolate candy, made of marshmallows, milk and chocolate chips. It can also refer to a fruit salad.

World Wetlands Day

World Wetlands Day is celebrated each year on February 2, the date of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands on 2 February 1971. The day was established to raise awareness about the value of wetlands for humanity and the planet.

National Wear Red Day

National Wear Red Day is held on the first Friday in February every year to raise awareness about heart disease being the No. 1 killer of women.