June 21, 2019

National Flip Flop Day

National Flip Flop Day is Tropical Smoothie Cafe's holiday, every third Friday in June, when they celebrate their customers and raise funds to benefit their charity partner Camp Sunshine.

First Day of Summer

The first day of summer, or summer solstice, has the longest period of daylight

National Peaches 'N' Cream Day

Go Skateboarding Day

Go Skateboarding Day is an official annual holiday conceived by the International Association of Skateboard Companies to promote skateboarding. The holiday was started in California for Rob Dyrdek's work done for the community's skateboarders. It is usually marked on June 21.

National Daylight Appreciation Day

National Daylight Appreciation Day, celebrated on June 21, is a day devoted to the many benefits of daylighting. This term refers to the use of natural light to brighten an interior space, as opposed to electric lighting. Some studies have shown that daylighting can enhance mental and physical well-being, as well as boost concentration and energy levels.

World Music Day

World Music Day, also known Fete de la Musique and Make Music Day, is an annual music celebration taking place on June 21. The concept of an all-day musical celebration on the days of the solstice, was originated by the French Minister of Culture, Jack Lang.

International Day of Yoga

Yoga is an ancient physical, mental and spiritual practice that originated in India and is now practiced in various forms around the world. The word 'yoga' derives from Sanskrit and means to join or to unite, symbolizing the union of body and consciousness. It promotes harmony among people, and between ourselves and the natural world. Recognizing its universal appeal, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed June 21 as the International Day of Yoga.

National Take Your Dog To Work Day

National Take Your Dog To Work Day is celebrated each year on the Friday following Father's Day. The Day was created by Pet Sitters International in 1999 to celebrate the companions dogs make and encourage adoptions from local shelters, rescue groups and humane societies. Pet Sitters International believes that dog-less co-workers will be encouraged to adopt when they witness the human-animal bond.