Every day is Octoberfest in October! We’re most excited about the October 5 Worldwide Photo Walk and Open Access Week (October 21-27). Both of these events serve as benchmark for tourism and conservation events: why can’t all events be more inclusive, more innovative and more open? Foodies, take note of World Food Day on October 16 and World Egg Day, October 11. Nevada fans, your day is October 25 (just one more year until the sesquicentennial!
October 5 Worldwide Photo Walk
October 11 World Egg Day
October 12 World Hospice and Palliative Care Day: www.worldday.org
October 12 Columbus_Day
October 16 Blog Action Day
October 16 World Food Day
October 17 National Fossil Day (USA) promotes public awareness and stewardship of fossils and a greater appreciation of their scientific and educational values.
October 20 World Statistics Day
October 21-27 Open Access Week takes place during the last full week of October in a multitude of locations both on- and offline around the world.
October 25 Nevada Day
October 27 World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
October 31 Halloween
L’Action de grâce
Second Monday of October Native American Day (USA)
Earth Science Week is celebrated the second full week of October. http://www.earthsciweek.org