Category Archives: October


Halloween is celebrated on October 31st each year. Halloween or Hallowe’en (/ˌhæləˈwin, -oʊˈin, ˌhɒl-/; a contraction of “All Hallows’ Evening”), also known as All Hallows’ Eve, is a yearly celebration observed in a number of countries on October 31, the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows (or All Saints) and the day… Read More »

Frankenstein Day

Frankenstein Day is celebrated on October 30th each year in remembrance of Mary Shelley who was born October 30, 1797.  Shelley published the famous classic Frankenstein in 1818 while in Switzerland. In May 1816, Mary Godwin, Percy Shelley, and their son travelled to Geneva with Claire Clairmont. They planned to spend the summer with the… Read More »

National Cat Day

National Cat Day is celebrated on October 29th of each year.  The goal of National Cat Day is to remind people how wonderful their feline friends are and to facilitate the adoption of numerous shelter cats nationwide. National Cat Day was founded by Pet Lifestyle Expert & Animal Behaviorist, Colleen Paige to help galvanize the… Read More »