Lumberjack Day is celebrated on September 26 of every year. The commemoration of the day is to honor the lumberjack profession in the logging industry. It is also mentioned that the Lumberjack Day is celebrated to go out and eat the pancakes and waffles with the friends.
“Neither sleet nor rain nor a half inch of snow will compel me to dress like a lumberjack.” – Gayle Forman
History of Lumberjack Day
The origin and the history of the Lumberjack Day date back to 2005. It was established by Marianne Ways and Colleen AF Venable. It is also commemorated as a day to eat lots of pancakes and waffles with friends. One of the founder Venable herself had worked as a lumberjack and mentioned that this idea of celebrating this day had come as an excuse to move out and eat some pancakes. The Lumberjack celebrations include pirate-themed parties and are worth the note that this day comes after a week of Talk Like a Pirate Day. The celebration of this day gained overall popularity and is celebrated by people dresses up in plain and beards. They even carry fake axes and throwing huge lumberjack themed parties.
Other Celebrations on September 26
September 26 is also celebrated as
How to Celebrate Lumberjack Day
Celebrating Lumberjack Day is very simple. You can organize a pirate-themed party for the friends, family and ask them to come with lumberjack style. You can wear plaid shirts, suspenders, boots, beards and fake Axe. Serve them pancakes to make the day more enjoyable. Post and share your Lumberjack Day celebrations on social media using the hashtag #LumberjackDay.