Home   Calendar   Holidays   Fun   Candy Corn Day

Okt
30
Fun Holiday – Candy Corn Day

Nothing says Halloween is just around the corner than a bowl full of candy corn. Celebrate this multicolored candy that resembles a corn kernel on October 30, Candy Corn Day.

Closeup pile of colorful Halloween candy corn.

Eat tons of candy corn today, or tomorrow!

©iStockphoto.com/pkphotography

Made of sugar, corn syrup, and coloring, candy corn was invented in the 1880s by George Renninger of Wunderle Candy Company in Pennsylvania, United States. The candy was then mass produced under the name Chicken Feed by the Goelitz Confectionery Company during the early 1900s. The candy was sold in boxes that had a picture of a rooster on it and marketed under the tagline “Something worth crowing for”.

Many Different Varieties

While the white, orange and yellow version of the candy is popular around Halloween, the triangular candy can be found in different colors, around other seasonal holidays. Some of these include: pastel colored bunny corn sold around Easter; red, white and pink candy called cupid corn available during Valentine's Day; and the red, white and green reindeer corn that is sold around Christmas.

How to Celebrate?

  • Get a bag of candy corn and share them with family, friends, and co-workers.
  • Make your own candy corn at home. If you don’t want something sweet, what about creating savory items in the shape of candy corn?

Did You Know…

...that while candy corn resembles a corn kernel, it is about 3 times the size of an actual kernel?

Candy Corn Day Observances

Fun Holiday: Candy Corn Day Observances
YearWeekdayDateName
2019Mi30. OktCandy Corn Day
2020Fr30. OktCandy Corn Day
2021Sa30. OktCandy Corn Day
2022So30. OktCandy Corn Day
2023Mo30. OktCandy Corn Day
2024Mi30. OktCandy Corn Day
2025Do30. OktCandy Corn Day
2026Fr30. OktCandy Corn Day
2027Sa30. OktCandy Corn Day
2028Mo30. OktCandy Corn Day

See all Fun Holidays

Januar 2019
MDMDFSS
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
Februar 2019
MDMDFSS
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728   
März 2019
MDMDFSS
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
April 2019
MDMDFSS
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930     
Mai 2019
MDMDFSS
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
Juni 2019
MDMDFSS
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
Juli 2019
MDMDFSS
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    
August 2019
MDMDFSS
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
September 2019
MDMDFSS
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30      
MDMDFSS
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
November 2019
MDMDFSS
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930 
Dezember 2019
MDMDFSS
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     

See all Fun Holidays

Advertising

Create Calendar with Holidays


Add Event to Calendar

Other Fun Holidays around 30. Oktober

28 Okt

International Animation Day

Celebrate the science and art of animation and those who work in the field by watching all your favorite animated movies and TV series.

29 Okt

Internet Day

Without the Internet you won't be reading this. So celebrate the most popular communication tool that humankind has ever invented or used, today.

31 Okt

Magic Day

Celebrates all things magical on the death anniversary of legendary magician and escape artist Harry Houdini.

1 Nov

Author's Day

Celebrate your favorite authors and acknowledge their importance in our society and culture.