When Is National Pasta Day?


National Pasta Day is on the 17th of October with 24,323 tweets.

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It's Pasta day on the 17th of October.

Pasta Day' is by our calculation on: October the 17th. The first time we detected Pasta Day was the 13th of March 2015 and the most recent detection of references to Pasta Day was 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 October. In total we detected 86 total unique days being shared such as Pasta Day which had 7,001 people talking about it, or Law Enforcement Appreciation Day having 1,749 tweets. A random sample of which are shown below.


National days on the 17th of October

National Pasta Day, on the 17th of October

How Is The Date For Pasta Day Calculated?

The day shown for 'National Pasta Day' is based off how much chitter-chatter and buzz there was on Oct. 17, 2015 across social media making references to 'Pasta 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: I Love You, Boss or Gucci Mane Day. This crowdsourcing of data method to assess the National Pasta Day date is used as opposed to being connected with any Government sacntioned lists :D Hurrah for democracy by concensus!


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Can I Register Pasta Day?

We don't have an international authority or governmental remit to declare any officially celebrated "national Pasta 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 Pasta 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 Pasta Day Already This Year..!?

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

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