International Walk and Bike to School Day
International Walk and Bike to School Day is held on October 7. The first Wednesday in October. It began in 1997 as a one-day event. Over time, this event has become part of a movement for year-round safe routes to school and a celebration – with record breaking participation – each October. This event in the first decade of the month october is annual.
National Noodle Day on October 6 (United States);
National Coaches Day in US on October 6 (PROCLAMATION 4157 -SEPT. 19, 1972. RICHARD NIXON. Coaches are highly qualified teachers — in highly specialized fields);
Fire Prevention Day on October 9 (Canada, United States);
Leif Erikson Day on October 9 (United States, Canada, Iceland and Norway);
National Nanotechnology Day on October 9 (United States);