Metro Creative Connection


Monthly Events

AMD / Low Vision Awareness Month

American Heart Month

Bake for Family Fun Month

Beat the Heat Month

Canada: Black History Month

Canada: Heart Month

Canada: Winterlude

Canned Food Month

Chinese New Year (Year of the Dog)


Library Lovers’ Month

National Bird Feeding Month

National Black History Month/National African-American History Month

National Cherry Month

National Children’s Dental Health Month

National Condom Month

National Hot Breakfast Month

National Mend a Broken Heart Month

National Pet Dental Health Month

National Time Management Month

National Weddings Month

Pisces, The Fish (2/19-3/20)

Plant the Seeds of Greatness Month

Spay / Neuter Awareness Month

Wise Health Care Consumer Month

Youth Leadership Month

Weekly Events

National Women’s Heart Week
Feb 1st - Feb 7th

Iowa Newspaper Association Convention & Tradeshow
Feb 1st - Feb 2nd

Canada: Winterlude
Feb 2nd - Feb 19th

Canada: Yukon Quest International 1,000 Mile Sled Dog Race
Feb 3rd - Feb 17th

National Burn Awareness Month
Feb 4th - Feb 10th

Ohio Newspaper Association Annual Convention
Feb 7th - Feb 8th

Florida State Fair
Feb 8th - Feb 19th

Canada: Calgary Boat and Sportmen's Show
Feb 8th - Feb 11th

Arizona Renaissance Festival
Feb 10th - Apr 1st

Westminster Dog Show at Madison Square Garden
Feb 12th - Feb 13th

World Ag Expo
Feb 13th - Feb 15th

Miami International Boat Show
Feb 15th - Feb 19th

Great Backyard Bird Count
Feb 16th - Feb 19th

La Fiesta De Los Vaqueros and Tucson Rodeo
Feb 17th - Feb 25th

Charro Days Fiesta
Feb 18th - Feb 25th

National Engineers Week
Feb 18th - Feb 20th

American Camp Association National Conference
Feb 20th - Feb 23rd

Association of Alternative Newsweeklies Digital Conference
Feb 22nd - Feb 24th

New England Newspaper & Press Association Tradeshow
Feb 22nd - Feb 23rd

Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival
Feb 23rd - Feb 24th

Peace Corps Week
Feb 25th - Mar 3rd

Local Media Association/ Mega Conference
Feb 26th - Feb 28th

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week
Feb 26th - Mar 4th

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo ™
Feb 27th - Mar 18th

Daily Events

Freedom Day: Anniversary
Feb 1st

Car Insurance First Issued: 120th Anniversary, 1898
Feb 1st

National Women's Heart Wellness Day
Feb 1st

National Wear Red Day
Feb 2nd

Groundhog Day
Feb 2nd

National Carrot Cake Day
Feb 3rd

The Day the Music Died Anniversary,1959
Feb 3rd

USO Founded: Anniversary, 1941
Feb 4th

National Homemade Soup Day
Feb 4th

World Cancer Day
Feb 4th

Super Bowl LII
Feb 4th

National Weatherperson’s Day
Feb 5th

National Frozen Yogurt Day
Feb 6th

Moon Phase: Third Quarter
Feb 7th

Ballet Introduced to the US : Anniversary, 1827
Feb 7th

National Send a Card to a Friend Day
Feb 7th

Rose Day
Feb 7th

Boy Scouts of America Anniversary Day
Feb 8th

National Kite Flying Day
Feb 8th

Propose Day
Feb 8th

War Time: Anniversary, 1942
Feb 9th

National Pizza Day
Feb 9th

Chocolate Day
Feb 9th

All The News That's Fit To Print Anniversary, 1897
Feb 10th

National Umbrella Day
Feb 10th

Teddy Day
Feb 10th

National Inventors’ Day
Feb 11th

Promise Day
Feb 11th

Safetypup’s® Birthday
Feb 12th

Abraham Lincoln's Birthday (1809)
Feb 12th

National Clean Out Your Computer Day
Feb 12th

Hug Day
Feb 12th

Anniversary of the First Public School (Est. 1635)
Feb 13th

Shrove Tuesday
Feb 13th

Paczki Day
Feb 13th

International Pancake Day
Feb 13th

Mardi Gras
Feb 13th

Safer Internet Day
Feb 13th

Fat Tuesday
Feb 13th

Kiss Day
Feb 13th

National Donor Day
Feb 14th

St Valentine's Day Massacre: Anniversary, 1929
Feb 14th

Valentine's Day
Feb 14th

Ferris Wheel Day: George Ferris's Birth Anniversary, 1859
Feb 14th

Ash Wednesday
Feb 14th

National Ferris Wheel Day
Feb 14th

Moon Phase: New Moon
Feb 15th

Canada: National Flag of Canada Day
Feb 15th

Susan B. Anthony Day
Feb 15th

International Childhood Cancer Day
Feb 15th

National Almond Day
Feb 16th

National Tartar Sauce Day
Feb 16th

National PTA Founders' Day, 1897
Feb 17th

National Cabbage Day
Feb 17th

National Random Acts of Kindness Day
Feb 17th

National Battery Day
Feb 18th

Washington's Birthday (Observed)
Feb 19th

Pisces, The Fish (2/19-3/20)
Feb 19th

Presidents' Day
Feb 19th

National Cherry Pie Day
Feb 20th

National Love Your Pet Day
Feb 20th

North Carolina Press Association Conference
Feb 21st

National Margarita Day
Feb 22nd

Moon Phase: First Quarter
Feb 23rd

National Chili Day
Feb 23rd

World Sword Swallower's Day
Feb 24th

First National Bank Chartered: Anniversary 1791
Feb 25th

World Trade Center Bombing of 1993: Anniversary
Feb 26th

National Strawberry Day
Feb 27th

Anniversary of the Ratification of the 22nd Amendment: 1951
Feb 27th

National Retro Day
Feb 27th

National Polar Bear Day
Feb 27th

National Pancake Day (IHOP)
Feb 27th

National Tooth Fairy Day
Feb 28th

Floral Design Day
Feb 28th

World Spay Day
Feb 28th

Feb 28th

Pink Shirt Day (Canada)
Feb 28th

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  • Spring Home 
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Available: 12/21/17
  • Spring Home
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  • Modern Man
  • Valentine's Day

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Available: 12/21/17
  • Spring Home
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