All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, June 21

Litha, Summer Solstice

Pagan

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Litha/ Midsomer/ Alban Hefin/ Summer Soltice - is a celebration of the longest day of the year and the beginning of summer.

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Canada

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
National Aboriginal Day recognizes and celebrates the cultures and contributions of the First Nations, Inuit, and Mètis Indigenous peoples of Canada.

Ongoing Events

Kwanzaa

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Celebration of African-American culture, culminating in a communal feast called Karamu. Created by activist Maulana Karenga.

New Years Eve

Date: Time: 12:00 am–12:55 pm Location: this is an observance not an event
Day before the Calendar new year.

Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
A month to raise awareness of Alzheimer’s and Brain illness.

Black Music Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
An annual celebration of African-American music in the United States. Jimmy Carter established the tradition in 1979.

National Caribbean American Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Celebration of the contributions to the well-being of the United States by Caribbean Immigrants and Caribbean Americans.

Pride Month (LGBTQIAA+)

Gay Pride Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Pride month is an annual celebration that encourages individuals to come together for parades, festivals, and celebrations that reflect on loving others and oneself.