October holidays

Major card sending holidays

World Teachers Day

Oct 05, 2017
Last day to send a card is Sun, Oct 1, 2017
"World Teachers’ Day, held annually on October 5th since 1994 - when it was created by UNESCO - celebrates teachers worldwide. Its aim is to mobilise support for teachers and to ensure that the needs of future generations will continue to be met by teachers." Reproduced from Education International... see more
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Boss's Day

Oct 16, 2017
Last day to send a card is Wed, Oct 11, 2017
Didn’t you get the memo? It’s Boss's Day! Bosses aren’t generally celebrated so much as rather grudgingly respected. But every October 16 the water cooler warriors of the world come together en masse to enshrine their employers in office-related swag. This is perhaps the biggest day of the year for purchases of coffee... see more
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Oct 19-23, 2017
Last day to send a card is Wed, Oct 18, 2017
It’s a holiday as epic as the Ramayana. Diwali, a holiday celebrated by three of India’s major religions, brings a monsoon of merriment during the autumn months. Diwali is known as the festival of lights, and many people choose to observe it by hanging light displays from their houses; some displays are so ornate that... see more
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Sweetest Day

Oct 21, 2017
Last day to send a card is Tue, Oct 17, 2017
This is your opportunity to show the "sweet" special in your life that you care by sending a few sweetest day cards. The holiday started in Ohio in 1922 by Herbert Birch Kingston. As a philanthropist and candy company employee he wanted to bring happiness to the less fortunate. He got famous actors to distribute candy... see more
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Oct 31, 2017
Last day to send a card is Thu, Oct 26, 2017
It’s that time again. Time to dust off that witch’s cap or that set of Frankenstein neck bolts, time to practice that Vincent Price voice or give your best rendition of “Fly My pretties!” And while you’re at it, don’t forget to pick up some dry ice and brain-shaped lollipops at the supermarket, along with a Halloween... see more
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Other holidays

Do Something Nice Day

Oct 05, 2013
Last day to send a card is Tue, Oct 1, 2013
We know you're thinking this is a BS holiday. And you'd be right. But you'd also be missing a great opportunity to do something nice for the people you love. Buy them Greeting Card or perform some random acts of kindness. Pay-it-forward style. This is not a Congressionally recognized holiday. Figures. When was... see more
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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Oct 01-31, 2017
Last day to send a card is Thu, Oct 26, 2017
Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM) (also referred to in America as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM)) is a month long annual international health campaign organized by major breast cancer charities every October to increase awareness of the disease and to raise funds for research into its cause, prevention... see more
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