National Pierogi Day in USA
National Pierogi Day in USA is held on October 8. This event in the first decade of the month October is annual. Help us
Pierogi are filled dumplings made by wrapping unleavened dough around a savoury or sweet filling and cooking in boiling water. They are often then pan-fried before serving.
Similar holidays and events, festivals and interesting facts
Thanksgiving in Canada on October 9 (observed on the second week in October);
National School Lunch Week in US on October 9 (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);
Finnish-Swedish Food Culture Day in Finland on October 9 (Finlandssvenska matkulturdagen)