October Is...

National Popcorn Month:

Bowl of popcorn - For the last 30 years the month of October has been designated to celebrate popcorn and popcorn popping. October is harvesting time in the states that grow the most popcorn: Missouri, Nebraska, Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, Iowa, and Kentucky. Today Americans consume more than 16 billion quarts of popped corn each year.

 

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National Arts & Humanities Month :

National Arts & Humanities Month Logo - Since 1993 the month of October has been proclaimed a time to celebrate and encourage participation in the arts and humanities. It is the largest annual celebration of the arts in the United States.