Woo-Hoo—summer’s here! June 2024 holidays and celebrations

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Summer is here in all her glory and we are ready. Warm days and cool drinks lay ahead. So it’s time to flip the calendar page, check out June holidays and celebrations and start thinking about who we’re connecting with this month. We’ve shared some ideas to help you get ready.

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Your Special Days in June  

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:


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June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month.

June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month.

Summer starts in June (on the 21st, if you want to be all official about it).

Summer starts in June (on the 20th, if you want to be all official about it).

June Holidays and Observances  

All Month:



LGBTQ+ Pride Month


Black Music Month

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June 1 is Say Something Nice Day.

It’s also National Hug Your Cat Day (but, you know, carefully).

June 4 is National Hug Your Cat Day (but, you know, carefully).

June 1:

Say Something Nice Day

Pen Pal Day


June 2:

National Gardening Week Begins (June 2-8)


June 4:

National Hug Your Cat Day


June 8 is National Best Friends Day.

June 8 is National Best Friends Day.

June 14 is Flag Day.

June 14 is Flag Day.

June 8:

National Best Friends Day


June 14:

Flag Day


June 15:

Smile Power Day

June 20 is Father’s Day.

June 16 is Father’s Day.

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June 19 is Juneteenth.

June 16:

Father’s Day


Eid al-Adha begins 


June 19:



June 20:

First Day of Summer

More Ideas for June  

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Celebrate Pride Month

Prep for Pride Month with these fun, easy DIYs that’ll help you show your pride all year long!

A bright and colorful gift closet setup for kids, with Crayola crayons, Better Together plushes, candy, ribbons and a confetti-patterned card organizer.

Make gifting easier with a gift closet

There are some secrets to making a gift more memorable, meaningful and appreciated and we want to share them with you.

An illustration of a father and his young son holding hands as they walk along the beach, their footprints in the sand.

Get gift ideas for Dad

Stumped on what to do for Dad’s day? We have a bunch of ideas that don’t involve BBQ. (Unless that’s his thing, in which case, fire up the grill!)

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Summer birthday party ideas for everyone

Find ways to celebrate all of the summer babies in your life, no matter what their birthday vibe is!

June Celebration Planner  

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

Digital Wallpapers  

A laptop screen displaying the free June downloadable desktop wallpaper, with a mobile phone displaying the free downloadable mobile wallpaper lying nearby.

Get summer ready with some fun, fresh wallpapers for your desktop and smartphone, featuring some beautiful flowers!


June Birthday Cake Toppers  

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Help June babies celebrate their big day with these free downloadable cake toppers!