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We are already celebrating Oktoberfest.

This month's highlights include Open Access Week (October 21-27). Why can't all events be more inclusive, innovative and open?

Foodies, take note of World Food Day on October 16 and World Egg Day, October 14 (second Friday in October).

October 4 World Animal Day

October 12 World Hospice and Palliative Care Day!/pages/Worldwide-Palliative-Care-Alliance/206577596054862

October 12 Indigenous Peoples Day

October 16 Blog Action Day

October 16 National Ride To Work Day (Australia)

October 16 World Food Day
World Food Day - FAO
Hashtag: #WFD2017

October 20 World Statistics Day

October 22 World Wombat Day

October 24 UN Day

October Nevada Day

October 27 World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
Check out the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage and the Memory of the World Programme

October 31 Halloween

Floating Dates

October 12 National Fossil Day(USA) promotes public awareness and stewardship of fossils and a greater appreciation of their scientific and educational values. Twitter: @NatlFossilDay

Last full week of October Open Access Week is an annual scholarly event which takes place during the last full week of October in a multitude of locations both on- and offline around the world. Activities include talks, seminars, symposia, or the announcement of open access mandates and other milestones.

Second Monday of October Thanksgiving (Canada)
L'Action de grâce

Second Monday of October Native American Day (USA)

Second Friday in October World Egg Day
Think egg
Flickr pics
́La Journée mondiale de l’Œuf (French)
Día Mundial del Huevo (Spanish)
Der Welt‐Eiertag (German)

Third Saturday in October
International Archaeology Day

Last Friday in October Nevada Day
It commemorates Nevada’s frontier legacy and its entry into the Union as the 36th state on October 31 in 1864.

Earth Science Week is celebrated the second full week of October.
Since October 1998, the American Geosciences Institute has organized this national and international event to help the public gain a better understanding and appreciation for the Earth Sciences and to encourage stewardship of the Earth.



World Food Day

Open in Action: 2016 Open Access Week (October 24-30) #OAweek @SPARC_NA

October 2017 (Sunset Park, Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada)