Bring it on, March! The Easter Bunny has already made a stop here at Kards Unlimited to make sure we’re all ready for his favorite day, and we got gold stars! .…Well, gold carrots, anyway. But there are plenty of other reasons to have a party this month! Like Pig Day (March 1), What if Cats had Opposable Thumbs Day(March 3), the expected release of Anne Bishop’s Marked in Flesh and Cassandra Clare’s Lady Midnight (both March 8), International Day of Awesomeness (March 10), Napping Day (March 14), and Extraterrestrial Abductions Day (March 20)! Keep reading for even more fun!
So, the very first holiday of the month is Pig Day (March 1)! This is probably a great reason to give up on your diet from the very start and just eat all the bacon. We’ll be celebrating Dr. Seuss Day (March 2) in the store, so come on by and wear a silly hat with us. What if Cats had Opposable Thumbs is a real holiday. The internet says so! Whiskey Tango Foxtrot hits theaters on the 4th (Which is also Toy Soldier Day), so make sure you stop by to pick up a copy of the book first! Oh, and make sure you check out Tapescape at the Children’s museum this month!
Cassandra Clare and Anne Bishop both release a new book on the 8th! Lady Midnight and Marked in Flesh, respectively. If you aren’t into spending the whole of the week reading, don’t worry. This week also hosts Middle Name Pride Day, International Day of Awesomeness, Mario Day (all on March 10th), and International Fanny Pack Day (March 12)! Of course you could always pack those AWESOME BOOKS into your FANNY PACK and celebrate everything all at once!
FYI, Disney on Ice is in town this week! Frozen will be at the Consol on the 10th through the 13th!! Seriously we are so excited.
Daylight Savings starts this week off right! (March 13) Or very wrong. Seriously, why is this a thing?Good thing the next day is Napping Day and Pi day (both March 14). This week, we also celebrate (kind of?) The Ides of March (March 14), St. Patrick’s Day (March 17), Awkward Moments Day (March 18).
This weekend, you’re going to have trouble deciding what to do with yourself. On Friday the 18th, Little Prince THE MOVIE is coming out. Whhaaaat. Also, Allegiant (from the Divergent series) hits the screen. On Saturday, fill yourself to gills at the Fleet Awakens Food Truck Rally and then head over to the Steel City Roller Derby game!
It’s World Folk Tales and Fables Week! On the 20th we celebrate all kinds of neighbors far and near, with Extraterrestrial Abductions Day and Won’t You Be My Neighbor Day. It’s also the First Day of Spring. (Thank Aslan!) If you’re all about spring and stuff, make sure you check out the 49th Annual Ukranian Easter Egg Sale! The much anticipated Batman Vs Superman hits the theaters this week (March 25), so make sure you plan that into your weekend!
Party Hard! It’s Easter (March 27)! Followed by Pencil Day (March 30)! Just don’t mix up your chocolate and your pencils.