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When is National Boyfriends Day in 2024?

National Boyfriends Day in 2024 is on the Thursday, 3rd of Oct (10/03/2024).

National Boyfriends Day is on the 277th day of 2024. There are 89 days left in the year.

National Boyfriends Day Facts

  • Date: Oct 03, 2024
  • National
  • Also Called: Boyfriend's Day
  • Celebrations: Shopping, Partying, Traveling, Adventure
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Boyfriends are like lottery tickets. You only know what you have got after scratching beneath the service. If you are lucky, you win. Otherwise, you count your loses. There are many losing tickets (boyfriends) out there, but there is also a bountiful of sweet ones. In truth, being a boyfriend isn’t easy. There is plenty to keep in mind. From birthdays, anniversaries, holidays, surprise gifts, who hates who, how not to hurt her among other challenging things. Take time and appreciate these wonderful beings on National Boyfriend Day observed every year on 3rd October. This day should however not be confused with National Couples Day usually marked on January 26th.

History of National Boyfriend Day

Just like any other National Relationship Day, the origin of National Boyfriend Day is unknown. However, it is believed that the day was created to complement National Girlfriends Day usually celebrated on August 1st. In the recent years, National Boyfriends Day has gained popularity, and most countries across the globe observe it. Although the word boyfriend tends to signify an intimate relationship, National Boyfriends Day is a time to celebrate male friends both in intimate and platonic situations.

How to Celebrate National Boyfriend Day

National Boyfriends Day is all about celebrating and honoring your boyfriend. Treat him to something beautiful today. If he loves home cooked meals, offer to cook him his favorite meal. If he often drives you around, reverse the role today. Though a simple gesture, it will help build lots of brownie points for you. Why? You’ll need him to do similar favors for you in the future.

Compliment him. Girls often receive compliments, but men are starved for the same. Throw a few genuine compliments to him or drop an appreciation card in his mailbox. He will surely remember them for a long time.

Show interest in his hobbies. If he loves sports, join him in golfing on this day or watch his favorite sport together. If he adores hiking and climbing, it could be time to conquer your height fears by joining him on an adventurous hike. Better still, plan a fun date and while at it, be sure to pamper him with presents. It could be a grooming product he has been hesitating to buy or a wristwatch he has been dying to own. Surprise him and who knows, you might just get a gift in return.

You can also share some love quotes, messages and a beautifully captioned photo of his on social media via the hashtag #NationalBoyfriendDay.

As a boyfriend, this is the perfect time to pop the question. Your girlfriend is most likely in a good mood and looking forward to treating you on this particular day. Take the opportunity to surprise her by asking her to marry you. She will most definitely say yes!

Why Celebrate National Boyfriend Day

There are a million reasons why we need to celebrate our boyfriends. First, they try their best to be the best. They will pick you on time during a date, fix things in your house, pay for dinner, strive always to make a good impression and best of all, kill the big spiders that scare their girlfriends.

Boyfriends are our partners in crime. They don’t just listen to our stories, but they make themselves an accomplice to the protagonist. They are the buddies to go with to eat a taco or even travel the world with. They support us and add to our stories.

Boyfriends are our best friends and the perfect people to share secrets with. Well, men are naturally not gossipers like women, but when we have burning gossip and need someone to share with, they have no choice but to join in. And because you are his favorite, he will always take your side.

National Boyfriends Day Observances


List of National and Regional Public Holidays of United States in 2024

MondayMonJan 01, 2024Jan 01New Year's Day
MondayMonJan 15, 2024Jan 15M L King Day
MondayMonFeb 19, 2024Feb 19Presidents' Day
FridayFriMar 29, 2024Mar 29Good Friday
SundaySunMar 31, 2024Mar 31Easter Sunday
MondayMonMay 27, 2024May 27Memorial Day
WednesdayWedJun 19, 2024Jun 19Juneteenth
ThursdayThuJul 04, 2024Jul 04Independence Day
MondayMonSep 02, 2024Sep 02Labor Day
MondayMonOct 14, 2024Oct 14Columbus Day
MondayMonNov 11, 2024Nov 11Veterans Day
ThursdayThuNov 28, 2024Nov 28Thanksgiving Day
WednesdayWedDec 25, 2024Dec 25Christmas

List of Popular Celebration Days of United States in 2024

FridayFriJan 12, 2024Jan 12National Pharmacists Day
FridayFriJan 19, 2024Jan 19National Popcorn Day
FridayFriFeb 02, 2024Feb 02Groundhog Day
FridayFriFeb 02, 2024Feb 02National Wear Red Day
WednesdayWedFeb 07, 2024Feb 07National Signing Day
FridayFriFeb 09, 2024Feb 09National Pizza Day
TuesdayTueFeb 13, 2024Feb 13Galentine's Day
TuesdayTueFeb 13, 2024Feb 13National Pancake Day
WednesdayWedFeb 14, 2024Feb 14Valentine's Day
ThursdayThuFeb 15, 2024Feb 15National Bagel Day
SundaySunFeb 18, 2024Feb 18National Drink Wine Day
ThursdayThuFeb 22, 2024Feb 22National Margarita Day
ThursdayThuFeb 29, 2024Feb 29Leap Day
FridayFriMar 01, 2024Mar 01National Employee Appreciation Day
ThursdayThuMar 07, 2024Mar 07National Cereal Day
SundaySunMar 10, 2024Mar 10Daylight savings
MondayMonMar 11, 2024Mar 11National Napping Day
ThursdayThuMar 14, 2024Mar 14National Walkout Day
ThursdayThuMar 14, 2024Mar 14National Pi Day
WednesdayWedMar 20, 2024Mar 20National Proposal Day
SaturdaySatMar 23, 2024Mar 23National Puppy Day
SaturdaySatMar 30, 2024Mar 30National Doctor Day
WednesdayWedApr 03, 2024Apr 03National Walking Day
ThursdayThuApr 04, 2024Apr 04National Burrito Day
SundaySunApr 07, 2024Apr 07National Beer Day
ThursdayThuApr 11, 2024Apr 11National Pet Day
FridayFriApr 12, 2024Apr 12National Grilled Cheese Day
ThursdayThuMay 02, 2024May 02National Day Of Prayer
SundaySunMay 12, 2024May 12Mother's Day
SaturdaySatMay 25, 2024May 25National Towel Day
SaturdaySatMay 25, 2024May 25National Wine Day
FridayFriJun 07, 2024Jun 07National Donut Day
SaturdaySatJun 08, 2024Jun 08National Best Friends Day
SundaySunJun 16, 2024Jun 16Father's Day
FridayFriJun 21, 2024Jun 21National Selfie Day
SaturdaySatJun 22, 2024Jun 22National Kissing Day
SaturdaySatJul 13, 2024Jul 13National French Fry Day
SundaySunJul 14, 2024Jul 14National Nude Day
WednesdayWedJul 17, 2024Jul 17National Hot Dog Day
SundaySunJul 21, 2024Jul 21National Ice Cream Day
TuesdayTueJul 23, 2024Jul 23Amazon Prime Day
WednesdayWedJul 24, 2024Jul 24National Tequila Day
MondayMonJul 29, 2024Jul 29National Chicken Wing Day
ThursdayThuAug 01, 2024Aug 01National Girlfriends Day
SundaySunAug 04, 2024Aug 04National Sister Day
WednesdayWedSep 18, 2024Sep 18National Cheeseburger Day
ThursdayThuOct 03, 2024Oct 03National Boyfriends Day
FridayFriOct 04, 2024Oct 04National Vodka Day
FridayFriOct 04, 2024Oct 04National Taco Day
WednesdayWedOct 09, 2024Oct 09Leif Erikson Day
SaturdaySatOct 19, 2024Oct 19Sweetest Day
TuesdayTueOct 29, 2024Oct 29National Cat Day
ThursdayThuOct 31, 2024Oct 31Halloween
SundaySunNov 03, 2024Nov 03National Sandwich Day
FridayFriNov 29, 2024Nov 29Black Friday
MondayMonDec 02, 2024Dec 02Cyber Monday
SaturdaySatDec 07, 2024Dec 07Candle Day
MondayMonDec 09, 2024Dec 09National Pastry Day
FridayFriDec 20, 2024Dec 20National Ugly Sweater day