Eco Holidays

the heart of a cactus in the desert region of South Coast Botanic Garden

This is a reference page for a long list of eco holidays. Let’s celebrate the Earth and the things that grow on it!

Seasons

Months


January

Jan 1st

New Year’s Day

Make yourself a pleasant resolution



February

Feb 2nd

World Wetlands Day

World Wetlands Day .org


Feb 22nd

National Wildlife Day

National Wildlife Day .Com



March

Mar 3rd

World Wildlife Day

Wildlife Day .Org


Mar 20th

World Sparrow Day

World Sparrow Day .org


Mar 21st

International Day of Forests

Forest and Trees Day via UN


Mar 22st

World Water Day

World Water Day .Org


Mar 23st

World Meteorological Day

World Met Day via WMO


Last Saturday in March

Earth Hour

Earth Hour .Org



April

Apr 11 – 17 (2021)

Dark Sky Week

Dark Sky .Org


Apr 22nd

Earth Day

Earth Day .Org


Apr 17-25 (2021)

National Park Week

Park Week via NPS


Week of Apr 22nd

Chemists Celebrate Earth Week

Chemists Celebrate Earth Week via ACS


Last Friday in Apr

Arbor Day

Arbor Day Foundation



May

First Saturday in May

Green Up Vermont

Green Up Vermont .Org


May 4th

Greenery Day in Japan

Greenery Day .JP


Second Saturday in May

Migratory Bird Day

Bird Day via EFTA


May 22nd

International Day for Biological Diversity

BioDiversity Day via CBD



June

First Saturday in June

National Trails Day

National Trails Day via AHS


Jun 5th

World Environment Day

World Environment Day


Jun 8th

World Ocean Day

World Ocean Day


Jun 15th

Global Wind Day

Global Wind Day .Org


Jun 17th

World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

Desertification and Drought Day via UN



July

Jul 1 – 7

Clean Beaches Week

Clean Beaches .Com


Jul 11th

World Population Day

World Population Day via UN


Jul 29th

International Tiger Day

Tiger Day via WWF



August

Aug 13th (2020)

Earth Overshoot Day

via Overshoot Day .Org



September

Sep 4th

National Wildlife Day

National Wildlife Day .Com


Sep 16th

International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer

Ozone day via UN


Sep 18-20, 2020

Clean Up the World Weekend

Clean Up the World .Org


Sep 21th

Zero Emissions Day

Zero Emissions Day .Org


Sep 22nd

World Car Free Day

Car Free Day via UN


4th Sunday in September

World Rivers Day

World Rivers Day .Com



October

Oct 1st

World Vegetarian Day

WVD via NAVS-Online .Org


Oct 1 – 7

Junk Mail Awareness Week

Junk Mail Week via Kahl


Oct 4th

World Animal Day

World Animal Day .Org


Oct 13th

International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction

Disaster Risk Reduction via UN


Oct 24th

International Day of Climate Action

Climate Action via MG



November

Nov 1st

World Vegan Day

Vegan Day via Awareness Days


Nov 6th

International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict

Preventing Exploitation via UN


Nov 15th

America Recycles Day

America Recycles via EPA



December

Dec 5th

World Soil Day

Soil Day via UN


Dec 11th

International Mountain Day

Mountain Day via UN



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