Olives are grown and cultivated all over the world in a variety of shapes, sizes, and flavours. They are an important part of very many cultures and dishes, and we use this day to celebrate their importance in the culinary world.
When Is National Olive Day?
National Olive Day is observed on June 1.
History Of National Olive Day
This day was founded by Divina in 2015 to share the wonder of the olive. In July of 2015, the Registrar at National Day Calendar proclaimed the day to be observed on June 1st, annually.
It may or may not surprise you to learn that frog jumping contests are held frequently nationwide, most notably at the Calaveras County Fair. In fact, this fair is the reason May 13th is Frog Jump Day!