When Is National Hunt Day?


National Hunt Day is on the 17th of May with 10 tweets.

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It's Hunt day on the 17th of May.

Hunt Day' is by our calculation on: May the 17th. The first time we detected Hunt Day was the 17th of May 2015 and the most recent detection of references to Hunt Day was 3 years, 4 months ago.

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There were many celebrations relating to national holdiays written about on social media that our algorithms picked up, on the 17th of May. In total we detected 65 total unique days being shared such as Norwegian Day which had 1,015 people talking about it, or Doughnut Day having 403 tweets. A random sample of which are shown below.


National days on the 17th of May

National Hunt Day, on the 17th of May

How Is The Date For Hunt Day Calculated?

The day shown for 'National Hunt Day' is based off how much chitter-chatter and buzz there was on May 17, 2015 across social media making references to 'Hunt Day'. Our algorithms examine all of the references to National Days across social media and updates whatnationaldayisit.com hourly, with our homepage displaying the current national day, including others such as: Cherry Cobbler, Donut or Armed Forces Day. This crowdsourcing of data method to assess the National Hunt Day date is used as opposed to being connected with any Government sacntioned lists :D Hurrah for democracy by concensus!


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We've put together the following resources full of nifty tips on how to increase the reach of Hunt Day. The resources include: graphs, badges, and resources on what steps to take to boost Hunt Day's visibility.

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It's Hunt Day
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Can I Register Hunt Day?

We don't have an international authority or governmental remit to declare any officially celebrated "national Hunt day". We only aim to programatically reflect what 'National Day' it is based of what The Internet Says It Is. We believe this is much more fun as it reflects the nature of how the most amusing / interesting national days are often created organically and grow based off popular social trends and sharing, as such we don't add new days to our database unless they are organically observed on social media.


Is it National Hunt Day Everywhere?

Yes? No.. Sort of | Maybe ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

What's really intersting is how whilst some National Days like National Daughters Day are seemingly celebrated internationally irrespective of geography, some very popular days (That often become the No. 1 National Day on our homepage) are in fact locally very specific and are offical holidays celebrated on a Country's national calendar. Take National Rambutan Day for instance, Rambutan is a popular Souteast Asian fruit and not seen so much in the UK, Europe or the USA. Some regionally specific trends subsequently become immensely popular internationally and worldwide, partly fuelled by widely shared 'National Days', National Pabebe Wave Day being one such example.

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Hang On, It Was National Hunt Day Already This Year..!?

Yes, this is strangely enough entirely possible. The date shown for National Hunt Day can change, if for instance several hundred people tweeted about Hunt Day in early April, then in May a few thousand people tweeted about Hunt day, then the date shown for National Hunt Day, could come up twice :D

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