Holidays and Festivals

The Qingming Festival (China) * (See Below)
Hansik (South Korea)
Arbor Day (South Korea)
Birthday of Booker T. Washington (educator)
Go for Broke Day  
First Contact Day
(The Vulcans first contact with humanity)  

Ching Ming Festival (Hong Kong) 104th day after winter solstice
National Tomb-Sweeping Day (Taiwan) 104th day after winter solstice
National Deep Dish Pizza Day
Christian Feast Day of Ruadán of Lorrha
Christian Feast Day of Juliana of Liège
Christian Feast Day of Vincent Ferrer
* Cold Food Festival, held in April 4 if it is a Leap Year (China) 
* Snowbombing Festival Mayrhofen, Austria, Europe  April 5 – 10 (1of6) (2010) 

* The Qingming Festival (China), Also Known as the Mourning Festival, Pure Brightness FestivalClear Bright Festival, Ancestors Day, or Tomb Sweeping Day, is on the 104th day after the winter solstice or the 15th day from the Spring Equinox (usually April 5th)
Fête de la Laitue   Translation:  Lettuce Day (French Republican) The 16th day of the Month of Germinal in the French Republican Calendar

Toast of The Day

 "May you live as long as you like,
And have all you like as long as you live."
- Traditional Irish
- Alternative Version -
“May you live as long as you want,
And never want as long as you live”
- Traditional Irish

Drink of The Day

 Absolut Nut

1/2 shot Vodka
1/2 shot frangelico
Stir together with ice, strain into a large shot glass or serve over ice

Wine of The Day

 Mazza Chautauqua Cellars 2009 Pinot Grigio
Style - Pinot Grigio
Finger Lakes

Beer of The Day

TAPS Schwarzbier
Brewer - TAPS Fish House & Brewery (Corona) Corona, California, USA
Style - German-Style Schwarzbier 

Joke of The Day

 A guy out for a drink with his friends sees a pretty girl and tries to charm her by saying " I was gonna tell you a joke about my penis but its too long" To which she replies "Thats funny, I was gonna tell you a joke about my vagina, but you'll never get it."

Quote of the Day

 "The man who smiles when things go wrong has thought of someone to blame it on."
- Robert Albert Bloch (April 5, 1917 – September 23, 1994), a prolific American writer.

Whisky of The Day

Eades Islay Double Malt

April Holidays 

Alcohol Awareness Month
Amateur Radio Month
Atlanta Food & Wine Month
Brussels Sprouts and Cabbage Month
Cancer Control Month
Celebrate Diversity Month
Community Spirit Days
Confederate History Month
Couple Appreciation Month
Cranberries and Gooseberries Month
DNA, Genomics and Stem Cell Education and Awareness Month
Defeat Diabetes Month
Emotional Overeating Awareness Month
Facial Protection Month
Fair Housing Month
Financial Literacy Month
Fresh Florida Tomatoes Month
Frog Month
Get Yourself Tested Month
Global Child Nutrition Month
Grange Month
Holy Humor Month
Home Improvement Time (April-Sept.30)
Honor Society Awareness Month (Different Sponsor to March)
IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) Month
Informed Woman Month
Injury Prevention Month
International Cesarean Awareness Month
International Customer Loyalty Month
International Daffynitions Month
International Guitar Month
International Twit Award Month
Jazz Appreciation Month
Keep America Beautiful Month
Lawn and Garden Month
Learn Thai Month
Library Snapshot Month
Math Awareness Month
Month of the Military Child
Month of the Young Child
National African American Women's Fitness Month
National Autism Awareness Month
National Car Care Month
National Card and Letter Writing Month
National Child Abuse Prevention Month
National DNA & Genomics & Stem Cell Education & Awareness Month
National Decorating Month
National Donate Life Month
National Garden Month
National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Month
National Humor Month
National Kite Month
National Knuckles Down Month
National Landscape Architecture Month
National Multiple Birth Awareness Month
National Occupational Therapy Month
National Oral Health Month
National Parkinson's Awareness Month
National Pecan Month
National Pest Management Month
National Pet First Aid Awareness Month
National Pet Month
National Poetry Month
National Prepare Your Home To Be Sold Month
National Rebuilding Month
National Sarcoidosis Awareness Month
National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month
National Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) Education and Awareness Month
National Stress Awareness Month
National Welding Month
National Welding Month
National Youth Sports Safety Month
Patient Safety Awareness Month
Pharmacists War on Diabetes Month
Physical Wellness Month
Prematurity Awareness Month
Prevent Lyme in Dogs Month
Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month
Procrastination Awareness Month
Records and Information Management Month
Rosacea Awareness Month
School Library Media Month
Southern Belles Month
Soy Foods Month
Sports Eye Safety Month
Straw Hat Month
Testicular Cancer Awareness Month
Tomatillo and Asian Pear Month
Women's Eye Health and Safety Month
Workplace Conflict Awareness Month
World Habitat Awareness Month
Worldwide Bereaved Spouses Awareness Month

Week Holidays

National Public Health Week,  First Week in April
Library Week,  First Week in April
Read a Road Map Week,  First Week in April
The APAWS Pooper Scooper, First Week in April
Explore Your Career Options,  First Week in April
Golden RuleWeek,  First Week in April
Laugh at Work Week, First Week in April
Medication Safety Week,  First Week in April
Testicular Cancer Awareness Week,  First Week in April

Hate Week, April 4th through 10th

NanoDays, 9 Days Starting the Last Saturday in March
National Week of the Ocean, Usually the Week of April 6th  

Just Pray No! Worldwide Weekend of Prayer and Fasting, First Weekend of April 

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