August, the month of the Peridot

Success, Good Fortune and Loyalty

No federal Holidays in August. There are State Holidays and little known days except for people involved:
Tue, August 1 Tisha B’Av Jewish Holiday
Tue, August 1 Colorado Day Colorado Local Observance
Fri, August 4 Coast Guard Birthday Observance
Mon, August 7 Raksha Bandhan Hindu Holiday
Mon, August 7 Purple Heart Day Observance
Mon, August 14 Janmashtami Hindu Holiday
Mon, August 14 Victory Day Rhode island State Holiday
Tue, August 15 Assumption of Mary Christian
Wed, August 16 Bennington Battle Day Vermont State Holiday
Fri, August 18 Statehood Day in Hawaii Hawaii State Holiday
Sat, August 19 National Aviation Day Observance
Mon, August 21 Senior Citizens Day Observance
Thu, August 24 Ganesh Chaturthi Hindu Holiday
Thu, August 24 National Waffle Day Multiple Types
Sat, August 26 Women’s Equality Day Observance
Sun, August 27 Lyndon Baines Johnson Day Texas State Holiday

In August, the approaching of Summer’s end, some warm weather vacations remaining and getting the kids back to school can make for some busy online shopping days.