August 16, 2018

National Tell a Joke Day


Be a comedian today and make someone laugh with a good joke.

National Roller Coaster Day


Kingda Ka located at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey is the world's tallest roller coaster at a height of 456 feet. Formula Rossa located at Ferrari World in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates is the world's fastest roller coaster with a top speed of 149 mph.

National Airborne Day


This day is designated by the U.S. Congress to honor the nation's airborne forces of the Armed Forces.

National Rum Day


The majority of the world's rum production occurs in the Caribbean and Latin America. Light rums are commonly used in cocktails, whereas "golden" and "dark" rums were typically consumed straight.