Let’s celebrate, y’all! July 2023 Holidays and Celebrations

Howdy July!

Get ready for friends, family and fireworks—and break out the red, white and blue for Independence Day. It’s time to flip the calendar page, check out July holidays and observances, and start thinking about who we’re connecting with this month. We’ve shared some ideas to help you celebrate.

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Leo (July 23-August 22)

Leo (July 23-August 22)

Your Special Days in July  

Grab your calendar and a notepad. We’ve listed holidays below for you to add (and make lists of people you want to send cards, letters and gifts to). For your personal list, think about:


Time to stock up?

Do you need:

July is National Ice Cream Month.

July is National Ice Cream Month.

Happy 4th of July

July 4 is Independence Day.

July Holidays and Observances  

All July:
Christmas in July


National Ice Cream Month

Check out these recipes:


July 1:

National Postal Worker Day

Leave a little “thank-you” by your mailbox, like:


July 4:

Independence Day


July 7:

World Chocolate Day

July 7 is World Chocolate Day.

July 17 is World Emoji Day.

July 17 is World Emoji Day.

July 11:

Cheer Up the Lonely Day


July 17:

World Emoji Day


July 24:

National Cousins Day

Parents Day


July 26:

National Disability Independence Day

National Aunt and Uncle Day

July 11 is Cheer Up the Lonely Day.

July 11 is Cheer Up the Lonely Day.

July 25 is Parents Day.

July 23 is Parents Day.

More Ideas for July  

birthday card

Write the Right Thing

Ever get stumped on what to write in a birthday card? Let us help make that easier—get tips from the Hallmark writers.

Send a Birthday Box

Send a Birthday Box

Make a care package as fun and unique as the birthday person—the possibilities are endless.

DIY tissue paper confetti

DIY Some Colorful Confetti

Tissue paper confetti is pretty and adds to the fun at a party. Check out these easy instructions from Hallmark creatives.

Christmas in July

Celebrate Christmas in July

Whether you’ve just heard of it or you celebrate it every year, we wanted to share the ideas behind this unseasonal holiday.

July Celebration Planner  

A free printable July celebration planner page sits on a light-colored wood desktop, surrounded by office supplies like a pencil cup, a tape dispenser and books.

Download this July Celebration Planner page to help you keep track of special moments this month. IT’S FREE!

Digital Wallpapers  

A laptop displaying a digital wallpaper that reads,

Freshen up your digital devices with these free wallpapers in soft, soothing colors.