In Annapolis, Maryland boatyard employees and sailboat owners celebrate the spring equinox with what festival?
The Burning Of The Socks
The Cannonball Festival
The Running of the Flags
The Spring Chicken Festival
This holiday, honoring Mexican heritage, is celebrated during the first week of May.
Cinco de Mayo
Mexican Independence Day
What is the origin of the term “the dog days of summer”?
Roman belief in the star Sirius sending hot weather down to the earth
It’s the part of the summer when we hang our tongues out like dogs because it’s so hot
Ancient Greek tradition of letting dogs run free in July and August
Julius Caesar’s birthday is in July, and he loved dogs
This month has the longest daylight hours of the year in the Northern Hemisphere and the shortest daylight hours of the year in the Southern Hemisphere.
This holiday, celebrated on September 19, takes inspiration from Robert Louis Stevenson's novel Treasure Island, published in 1883.
Talk Like a Pirate Day
Wear a Peg Leg Day
Adopt a Parrot Day
Travel to an Island Day
The birthstone for this month is the opal, which symbolizes faithfulness and confidence.
This holiday, popularized by a hit sitcom, serves as an alternative to participating in the pressures and commercialism of the Christmas season.
Buy Nothing Day
Americans purchase around 58 million pounds of chocolate during the days leading up to this sweet holiday:
Saint Patrick's Day