Often cold and dark, Dec is the perfect time for a holiday. You will find more than just the standard holidays in 2010. December includes lots of holiday seasons. Often there is something to commemorate in December of 2010.
December holidays 2010 which are a month long
The Dec Holiday seasons for 2010 include several month-long celebrations. In order to recognize work toward human rights, December is Universal Human Rights Calendar month. December is also Safe Toys and Gifts Calendar month. During the month, thousands of toys are received and given. That makes Dec the perfect time for this. In December, a list of unsafe toys is released. This is so when buying presents, only safe toys will hopefully be bought.
Holiday seasons in 2010 that are nonreligious and recognized in December
In Dec, World AIDS day is recognized. This is the first day of the month. The day is there so many can be more aware of the AIDS infections. Also, many will look for treatment because of this day. Dec. 1 is also National Pie Day. Dec. 2 is National Fritters day, and Dec. 4 is National Cookie Day. National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day is celebrated on December 7. The 69th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor can be recognized in Dec 2010. Continuing the food theme, Dec. 8 is National Brownie Day. Dec. 17 is both Wright Brothers Day and Pan-American Aviation Day, a celebration of the 107th anniversary of the first flight of Orville and Wilbur Wright. If you feel like being a bit odd, Dec. 18 is National Wear a Plunger on your Head Day. You can commemorate Forefather’s Day, National Humbug Day and Look at the Bright Side Day all on December 21.
Holiday seasons in 2010 December which are religious
Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of lights, will start on December 1. On Tues, December 7, or 1432 AH on the Islamic calendar, the December holiday of 2010 of the Islamic New Year is recognized. Dec. 8 is the Feast of the Immaculate Conception for Catholics and many Christian sects. Commemorate the Winter Solstice on Dec 21. This is when religions commemorate the turning season. Festivus, a holiday started by Seinfeld, is on Dec. 23. Christmas Day is Dec. 25, which falls on a Saturday this year. The seven-day Kwanzaa is going to start Dec 16. The whole month of Dec brings holidays 2010 to the table. Celebrate all calendar month long.