Chase's Calendar of Events | Rowman & Littlefield

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Find out what's going on any day of the year, anywhere across the globe! Chase's Calendar of Events is the most comprehensive and authoritative reference available on special events, worldwide holidays and festivals, civic observances, historic anniversaries, famous birthdays and much more.

2025 is packed with special events and observances, including:

  • National days and public holidays of every nation on Earth

  • Scores of new special days, weeks, and months—such as International Day of the Arabian Leopard (Feb 10), American Sparkling Wine Day (July 3), and Reduce Your Lawn Day (May 20)

  • Info on milestone anniversaries, such as the 250th anniversary of the beginning of the Revolutionary War, the 250th birth anniversary of Jane Austen, the 50th anniversary of The Rocky Horror Picture Show, and more

  • Info on special events, such as the International Year of Glaciers’ Preservation and Expo 2025

  • Birthdays of new world leaders, lauded authors, sports stars, and breakout celebrities

  • And much more!

    Get exclusive access to the Chase’s Calendar of Events companion website with:

    • Advanced Search: customize your search—date ranges, location, key word, category, attendance—however you want!
    • What’s on Today? All the holidays, events, anniversaries, celebrity birthdays and more for the current day
    • Around Your World: an interactive map of the world—click on a country and discovers its major festivals
    • Tabbed pages for Major Awards, About the Holidays, Glossary of Calendar Terms

    For information on the url and password of the companion website, please see details inside the book.

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