Special Dates: Important Dates in the UK and Worldwide in 2019

Our calendar is a great way to remember what holidays and days off to look forward to in 2019. Here are some of the important (perhaps flower related) events and holiday dates to look forward to in the months to come...

2019 Special Dates

Date Event / Holiday

April

 
19 April 2019 Good Friday
21 April 2019 Easter Sunday - Shop our Easter Flowers collection
23 April 2019 St. George's Day - Patron Saint of England
24 April 2019 Administrative Professionals Day (formerly Secretaries Day)

May

 
5 May 2019 Ramadan Begins (Muslim) (dates may vary)
6 May 2019 Early May Bank Holiday
7 May 2019 National Teachers' Day UK
9 May 2019 National Receptionists Day
12 May 2019 International Mother's Day (See our range of Mother's Day flowers...) For the dates of Mother's Day around the World please see our International Mother's Day Dates page.
25 May 2019 Towel Day - and the Glorious 25th of May - wear the lilac!
27 May 2019 Spring Bank Holiday

June

 
4 June 2019 Ramadan Ends (Muslim) (dates may vary)
8 June 2019 Trooping the Colour
16 June 2019 Father's Day
21 June 2019 Summer Solstice - Longest Day. Shop our Summer Flowers Collection

July

 
6 July 2019 International Kissing Day
30 July 2019 International Friendship Day

August

 
4 August 2019 National Sisters Day
5 August 2019 Summer Bank Holiday (Scotland)
7 August 2019 Qixi (sometimes referred to as Chinese Valentine's Day)
26 August 2019 Summer Bank Holiday (England and Wales)

September

 
8 September 2019 Grandparents Day USA (See our lovely Grandparents Day Flowers)
23 September 2019 Autumnal Equinox - First Day of Autumn.

October

 
6 October 2019 Grandparents Day UK (See our lovely Grandparents Day Flowers)
8-9 October 2019 Yom Kippur (Jewish)
14 October 2019 Canadian Thanksgiving
27 October 2019 Mother-In-Law Day
27 October 2019 British Summertime Ends - clocks go back 1 hour
31 October 2019 Halloween - check out our spooky Black Magic Calla Lilies

November

 
1 November 2019 All Saints Day
5 November 2019 Guy Fawkes Night
10 November 2019 Armistice Day
10 November 2019 Remembrance Sunday
13 November 2019 Kindness Day (UK)
28 November 2019 Thanksgiving USA
29 November 2019 Black Friday
30 November 2019 Saint Andrew's Day - Patron Saint of Scotland

December

 
2 December 2019 Cyber Monday
22 December 2019 Hanukkah begins (Jewish)
22 December 2019 Winter Solstice (Shortest Day)
25 December 2019 Christmas Day (See our range of Christmas Flowers...)
26 December 2019 Boxing Day
31 December 2019 Hogmanay - Scotland (check out our Highland Fling Hogmanay Bouquet)

2020 Special Dates

Date Event / Holiday

January

 
1 January 2020 New Years Day
25 January 2020 Robert Burns Night
25 January 2020 Chinese New Year

February

 
7 February 2020 Rose Day (India) - Shop our collection of Rose Bouquets
Heartfelt Roses
Rainbow Roses True Romance
14 February 2020 Valentines Day (see our range of Valentines Day Flowers...)
17 February 2020 Random Acts of Kindness Day
25 February 2020 Shrove Tuesday
26 February 2020 Ash Wednesday
28 February 2020 Floral Design Day

March

 
1 March 2020 Saint David's Day, Patron Saint of Wales
8 March 2020 International Women's Day
9 March 2020 Commonwealth Day
17 March 2020 Saint Patrick's Day, Patron Saint of Ireland
20 March 2020 Spring Equinox - check out our Spring Flowers Collection
22 March 2020 Mother's Day (UK) (See our range of Mother's Day Flowers)

This falls on the following dates in subsequent years :-

14 March 2021
27 March 2022

April

 
1 April 2020 April Fools Day
5 April 2020 Palm Sunday
10 April 2020 Siblings Day

May

 
9 May 2020 International Mother's Day (see our range of Mother's Day flowers...) For the dates of Mother's Day around the World please see our International Mother's Day Dates page.

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