See FOOD FESTIVALS for October Food & Beverage Festivals
VARIABLE DATE EVENTS
- Columbus Day Observed (U.S. October 8, 2018 - 2nd Mon) Actual day of Columbus arrival to the Americas was October 12, 1492
- Global Champagne Day (Oct 19, 2018)
[www.champagneday.fr/] (Champagne Trivia)
- [Hagfish Day] (Oct 17, 2018) Jawless, boneless, and scaleless, Hagfish ooze slime to smother their prey and evade predators.
- International Archaeology Day (Oct 20, 2018 - 3rd Saturday) [Archaeological Inst. of America]
- National Country Inn, Bed & Breakfast Day (October 7, 2018 1st Sunday)
- National Kale Day (Oct 3, 2018) (Kale Trivia)
- World Egg Day (Oct 12, 2018 - 2nd Friday in Oct) [Int’l Egg Commission] (Egg Trivia & Facts)
- Canada: Thanksgiving Day (Oct 8, 2018 - 2nd Monday) (Canadian Thanksgiving Trivia)
- EU: Daylight Saving Time ends (Oct 28, 2018 - last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October)
- Germany: Erntedankfest Potato Harvest Festival (Oct 7, 2018 - 1st Sunday in October)
- UK: Fungus Day (Oct 6, 2018)
[British Mycological Society] (Fungus Trivia)
- Health Care Food Service Workers Week (October 7-13, 2018) [Assoc. for Healthcare Foodservice]
- National School Lunch Week (Oct 15-19, 2018)
[School Nutrition Association]
- UK: British Egg Week (Oct 8-14, 2018)
[British Egg Information Service]
Get Cracking for British Egg Week 2018.
- UK: [British Food Fortnight] (Sept 22 - Oct 7, 2018)
- UK: [British Sausage Week] (Oct 29-Nov 4, 2018)
(Tips for Making Sausage at Home)
- UK: [National Curry Week] (Oct 22-28, 2018) Celebrate over 200 years of Indian restaurants in the UK.
- UK: National Honey Week (Oct 22-28, 2018)
[British Beekeepers Assoc] (Honey Trivia)
- UK: [National Seafood Week] (Oct 5-12, 2018)
- UK: [Pyrex National Baking Week] (Oct 15-21, 2018) (Baking Articles & Recipes)
- National Bulk Foods Week (Oct 16-22, 2016) No updates since 2016.
- National Chestnut Week (Oct 8-14, 2017) ? No updates for 2018 (Chestnut Trivia & Facts)
- UK: [Bramley Apple Pie Week] (Oct 3-9, 2016)
No update for 2017.
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