January 3, 2021

National Fruitcake Toss Day

National Fruitcake Toss Day is an unofficial national day set aside for people to throw away the fruitcake they received for Christmas. Fruitcake has a very heavy texture, usually with an assortment of dried fruits within the body of the cake.

National Drinking Straw Day

Each year on January 3, people observe National Drinking Straw Day. Marvin C. Stone, received the patent for the paper drinking straw on January 3, 1988.

National Chocolate Covered Cherry Day

Chocolate covered cherries are a traditional dessert confection with liquid fillings often including cherry liqueur.