August 11, 2018

National Son’s and Daughter’s Day

National Son's and Daughter's Day is a special day where parents all across the country take the time to show their sons and/or daughters some extra love and appreciation.

National Presidential Joke Day

On August 11, 1984, while performing a sound check for a radio program, President Ronald Reagan jokingly said "I'm pleased to tell you today that I've signed legislation that will outlaw Russia forever. We begin bombing in five minutes." Unfortunately for President Reagan, the microphone was live and his words were broadcasted all over the world!

National Raspberry Bombe Day

Bombe is an ice cream dessert frozen in a spherical mound resembling a cannonball.

National Bowling Day

Bowling is when a player rolls or throws a bowling ball towards a target. The earliest forms of bowling dates back as far as ancient Egypt.

National Garage Sale Day

Use this day to sell your old and unused items.