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See FOOD FESTIVALS for November Food Festivals

NOVEMBER IS:

  • American Diabetes Month (Amer Diabetes Assn)
  • National Georgia Pecan Month
    (Georgia Pecan Commission)
  • National Peanut Butter Lovers' Month
    (Southern Peanut Growers)
  • National Pepper Month
  • National Pomegranate Month
  • National Roasting Month
  • National Raisin Bread Month
  • Sweet Potato Awareness Month
  • World Vegan Month (The Vegan Society)
     

WEEKS AND VARIABLE DATE EVENTS

DAYS

  • U.S., Canada & Mexico Daylight Savings Time ends (March 13 - November 6, 2016 - 2nd Sunday in March to 1st Sunday in November)
  • U.S. Thanksgiving Day (4th Thursday - Nov 24, 2016)
  • Learn to Homebrew Day (Nov 5, 2016) American Homebrewers Association (AHA) Learn to Homebrew Day was established to encourage people to homebrew.
  • National Bison Day (Nov 5, 2016)
    [Senate Resolution passed Oct 28, 2015]
  • National Bundt Day (Nordicware, began in 2006 - Thurs before Thanksgiving - 11/17/16)
  • National Espresso Day (Nov 23, 2016)
  • National Men Make Dinner Day (1st Thurs - Nov 3, 2016)
  • National Healthy Eating Day (Nov 2, 2016 - 1st Wed In Nov) American Heart Association
  • France: Beaujolais Nouveau wine released (3rd Thurs - Nov 17, 2016)
  • Switzerland: Zibelemarit - Bern Onion Market (Nov  28, 2016 - 4th Monday) A traditional folk festival held on the fourth Monday of every November. Farmers from the surrounding area bring over 50 tons of onions – artistically woven into braids – to the federal capital, along with garlic.

WEEKS

  • National Family Week (Nov 20-26, 2016 - Thanksgiving Week)  The Alliance for Children and Families and its member organizations have promoted National Family Week for more than 40 years.  National Family Week is an annual celebration observed during the week of Thanksgiving, designed to build community connections and honor those who strengthen families.
  • National Fig Week (Nov 1-7, 2016 - 1st week)
  • National Hunger & Homeless Awareness Week  (Nov 12-20, 2016 - week before Thanksgiving) [National Coalition for the Homeless] A time to share our compassion with our neighbors who are experiencing homelessness.
  • National Split Pea Soup Week (Nov 13-19, 2016 - 2nd week in Nov) [National Pulse Growers]
  • Australia: Recycling Week (Nov 7-13, 2016)
  • UK: British Sausage Week (Oct 31-Nov 6, 2016)
  • UK: National School Meals Week (Oct 31-Nov 4, 2016)
  • UK: National Tree Week (Nov 26-Dec 4, 2016)
    [Tree Council]
  • UK: National Eating In/Out Week has been renamed to International Dining Week and moved to April 18-24, 2016)
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