September 29, 2018

National Family Health and Fitness Day USA

Family Health & Fitness Day USA is a national health and fitness event for families observed annually on the last Saturday in September. The event's purpose is to promote family involvement in physical activity. Local organizations throughout the country will host family-related health and fitness events at schools, park districts, hospitals, YMCAs/YWCAs, malls, health clubs and other community locations.

National Coffee Day

Coffee is a popular brewed beverage prepared from roasted coffee beans, which are seeds from the Coffea plant. The U.S. consumes about 66 billion cups of coffee per year.

World Heart Day

World Heart Day is an annual event which takes place on September 29 every year. It is the World Heart Federation's biggest platform for raising awareness about cardiovascular disease. On this day, everyone is encouraged to understand what they can do to fuel their hearts and power their lives.

World Maritime Day

The United Nations created World Maritime Day to celebrate the international maritime industry's contribution towards the world's economy, especially in shipping. Many maritime organizations and unions hold special events and activities to celebrate this day.