National Area Code Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: November 10, 2017 is National Area Code Day.

Area Code Day

Although area codes certainly aren’t as vital today because they was once – mainly because of the proliferation of cell phones – area codes was once an item of prestige. Area Code Day takes note of a bygone era once the evolution of telephone systems meant altering amounts, altering boundary definitions, and just how much your neighborhood code may affect the perception and culture of the neighbourhood.

Which days get the most fake holidays?
Which days get the most fake holidays?

But Tuesday was Area Code Day and Thursday will be Fancy Rat and Mouse Day (whatever that means). Nov. 11 is also Origami Day in Japan, a date chosen to commemorate the end of World War I. Various groups have claimed each of the 365 days of the ...

419 Day right around the corner
419 Day right around the corner

... dial up the date for our very own annual holiday, 419 Day. Tucked in with a Gallery Loop, $4.19 restaurant specials, entertainment, and other area-code day activities on Saturday — 4/​19 — count on a whole bunch of hashtag hoopla. T-Town, and ...

St. Tryphon, the patron of gardeners, is celebrated today
St. Tryphon, the patron of gardeners, is celebrated today

1775 - The U.S. Marines were organized under authority of the Continental Congress. The Marines went out of existence after the end of the Revolutionary War in April of 1783. The Marine Corps were formally re-established on July 11, 1798. This day is ...