World Porridge Day
World Porridge Day is held on October 10. This event in the first decade of the month october is annual.
European Day for Organ Donation and Transplantation on October 9 (The European Day for Organ Donation and Transplantation (#EODD) takes place to raise awareness on the importance of organ, tissue and cell donation as a way to improve and save lives);
International Pinotage Day on October 9 (Celebrated on the second Saturday of October);
Hug a Drummer Day on October 10 (is celebrated all around the world in order to pay tribute to and show appreciation for the drummers in bands);
Thanksgiving in Canada on October 11 (observed on the second week in October);
World Obesity Day on October 11 (The first World Obesity Day took place in 2015);
National School Lunch Week in US on October 11 (the second full week of October. President John F. Kennedy created National School Lunch Week (NSLW) in 1962 to promote the importance of a healthy school lunch in a child’s life and the impact it has inside and outside of the classroom)