Holidays and Festivals

New Year (South/Southeast Asia) * CLICK HERE
Vaisakhi (India) First day of Vaisakh (Usually April 13th)
Sinhala and Tamil New Year (Sri Lanka)
Thomas Jefferson Day, Birthday of Thomas Jefferson (3rd U.S. President)

First Day of Pohela Boishakh (Bangladesh and West Bengal state, India) * CLICK HERE
First Day of Thingyan (Burma)  * CLICK HERE
First Day of Chol Chnam Thmey (Cambodia)  * CLICK HERE
First Day of Rongali Bihu (Assam state, India)  * CLICK HERE
First Day of Bisu (Karnataka state, India)  * CLICK HERE
First Day of Vishu (Kerala state, India)  * CLICK HERE
First Day of Vaisakhi (Punjab region, India)  * CLICK HERE
First Day of Alathu Aharudhuvas (Sri Lanka, Maldives, Lakshadweep and Kerala state, India)  * CLICK HERE
First Day of Songkran (Myanmar, Thailand, Laos)  * CLICK HERE
First Day of Bikram Samwat (Nepal)  * CLICK HERE
First Day of Maha Visuba Sankranthi (Orissa state, India)  * CLICK HERE
First Day of Puthandu (Tamil Nadu state, India)  * CLICK HERE
First Day of Tết Nguyên Đán (Vietnam)  * CLICK HERE

Ides (middle day) of April
Blame Someone Else Day
Scrabble Day
Christian Feast Day of Hermenegild
Christian Feast Day of Pope Martin I
Fête de la Roquette   Translation:  Arugula or Rocket Day (French Republican) The 24th day of the Month of Germinal in the French Republican Calendar

Toast of The Day

 "Here's to a temperance supper,
With water in glasses tall,
And coffee and tea to end with...
And me not there at all!"

- Traditional

Drink of The Day


1 Part Campari Bitters
1/4 Sweet Vermouth
Fill With Club Soda

- In Honor of the Casino Royale Series where Bond drinks Americano (began on April 13th, 1953)

Wine of The Day

Magnotta Gran Reserva
Style - Cabernet Sauvignon

Beer of The Day

Distelhäuser Kristallweizen
Brewer - Distelhäuser Brauerei, Tauberbischofsheim, Germany
Style - German-Style Pale Wheat Ale 

Joke of The Day

 A giraffe bellies up to the bar and says, Hey guys, the high balls are on me!

Quote of The Day

"Beer, if drunk with moderation, softens the temper, cheers the spirit and promotes health"
–Thomas Jefferson (April 13th 1743 to  July 4th 1826), an American Founding Father.

Whiskey of The Day

Jefferson's Reserve Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Distiller:  McClain & Kyne Distillery  (Bardstown, KY)
Age:  8 years
ABV:  44%  (88 proof)
Price:  $3May 750mL
- In Honor of Thomas Jefferson (April 13th, 1743 – July 4th, 1826),  the third President of the United States (1801–1809) and the author of the Declaration of Independence

April Observances

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

Observances this Week

American Indian Awareness Week, Second Week of April
Garden Week, Second Week of April
Bat Appreciation Week, Second Full Week of April
National Environmental Education Week,
Second full week of April
National Robotics Week, Second Full week of April
National Library Week,
Second Full week of April
National Public Safety Telecommunicators
(911 Operators), Second Full Week in April
Pan American Week, Second Full Week in April
Week of The Young Child,
Second Full Week in April
National Crime Victims Rights Week,
Second Full week of April plus 3 days

The Masters Tournament, Second Wednesday through Sunday in April 

Historical Events on April 13th


Born on April 13th


Died on April 13th


Mobile Menu Widescreen Menu Desktop Menu

< Apr 12th       Calendar       Apr 14th >

©                                         Privacy Policy