National Get Out Your Guitar Day is an annual celebration observed on February 11th of every year. When was the last time you have played your guitar? Of course, in the tight busy schedule, not all of us find enough time to spend time playing it. Just recall the days of yours in which you have tuned your guitar for several times until you play right chords and the happiness you felt. Well, its a good day for those who have been hesitating to play the guitar or found no time to play it. Make an excuse and play your favourite tune by setting your guitar as it is the National Get Out Your Guitar Day.
“My guitar is not a thing. It is an extension of myself. It is who I am.” – Joan Jett
History of National Get Out Your Guitar Day
There is no record of the history and origin of the National Get Out Your Guitar Day. Also, the founder and the year from when this Day has been in celebration is not mentioned anywhere. However, the history of guitar and its tradition can be traced back to several years back. Music is the one thing that makes anyone relax and enjoy the life. It is the perfect medicine for any problem including health issues. Not only listening to it brings such effects but playing the music with an instrument like guitar will also bring the same thing. Playing the guitar comes out of practice, and hard work and not everyone can do it. Get Out Your Guitar Day encourages all of us to take some efforts to try learning and play the guitar. It is the perfect time to move out of your hesitation and start playing the guitar with much more confidence.
Other Celebrations on February 11
February 11 is also celebrated as
- National Make A Friend Day
- Satisfied Staying Single Day
- National Pro Sports Wives Day
- National Don’t Cry Over Spilled Milk Day
- National Peppermint Patty Day
- White Shirt Day
- Promise Day
- Extraterrestrial Culture Day
How to Celebrate National Get Out Your Guitar Day
Celebrating the National Get Out Your Guitar Day is quite simple. Get to learn how to play the guitar. Tune your instrument to play your favorite tunes. Gather up your family members to make them listen and enjoy your music. Organize a dinner party at your home for your family and friends and get out your guitar to make them listen and enjoy it in the chilly winter. No matter if you are away from all of your dear ones. You can just fix a camera and record your guitar play as a video and share it on the social media using the hashtag #GetOutYourGuitarDay.