Food Related Holidays - March 2023

Food Related Holidays - March 2023

It seems that every day is a special day for something. Especially when it comes to our favorite (or not so favorite) foods. created a list of special food related holidays that you may not be aware of.

By the way, it is also National Soft Pretzel Month, National Soy Foods Month, National Fresh Celery Month, National Pecan Month and National Frozen Food Month

For fun, pick some of your favorites and served them on their national day. Remember to tell us what your favorite day of the month is for March!

March Food Related National Days

1 – National Fruit Compote Day

     National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day

2 – National Banana Cream Pie Day

3 – National Cold Cuts Day

     Tartar Sauce Day

4 – National Pound Cake Day

6 – National Frozen Food Day

     National Oreo Cookie Day 

     National White Chocolate Cheesecake Day

7 – National Cereal Day

     National Crown of Roast Pork Day 

     National Flapjack Day

9 – National Crabmeat Day

     National Meatball Day

10 – National Blueberry Popover Day

11 – National Oatmeal Nut Waffles Day

12 – National Baked Scallops Day

13 – National Coconut Torte Day

14 – National Potato Chip Day

16 – National Artichoke Hearts Day

17 – National Corned Beef and Cabbage Day

      St. Patrick’s Day

18 – National Corn Dog Day

       National Lacy Oatmeal Cookie Day

       National Sloppy Joe Day

20 – National Ravioli Day

21 – National California Strawberry Day

      National French Bread Day

22 – National Bavarian Crepes Day

23 – National Chia Day

       National Chip and Dip Day

       National Melba Toast Day

       National Tamale Day

24 – National Cheesesteak Day

       National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day

       National Cocktail Day

25 – National Lobster Newburg Day

26 – National Spinach Day

27 – National Spanish Paella Day

28 – National Black Forest Cake Day

29 – National Lemon Chiffon Cake Day

31 – National Clams on the Half Shell Day

      National Tater Day


Bill Rice is Co-Founder and Publisher of the Great Family Cookbook Project, a website that helps families and individuals collect, preserve and share food memories by creating their own printed personal cookbooks. He is the author of The Wellfleet Oyster Cookbook (Available on Amazon) and the Cape Cod Cocktail Cookbook, both created using He is also editor of the Donovan Family Cookbook, now it’s third printing.

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