Wednesday June 26, 2019

Valentines Day 2022


Bowl of candy hearts with sayings.Bowl of candy hearts with sayings.

Valentines Day for the year 2022 is celebrated/ observed on Monday, February 14th.


Valentine’s Day also known as Saint Valentine’s Day or The Feast of Saint Valentine is celebrated on February 14th each year in the United States.


The day originated as a Christian feast honoring an early saint in the church called Valentinus and over the years has gradually changed to become a day to celebrate romantic love expressed with the giving of flowers, sweets, and cards. The day is not a public holiday so government and business offices will be open.

Top Purchases

The most popular things to spend money on are Candy 52%, Greeting Card 44%, Flowers 35%, Evening Out 34%, and Jewelry at 18%. The most total dollars spent are Jewelry $3.9 billion, Evening Out at $3.5 billion, Flowers $1.9 billion, Candy $1.8 billion and finally Greeting Cards 0.9 billion [1].

Churches celebrating Valentine’s Day

The Lutheran Church and Anglican Church today celebrate Valentine’s Day as a feast. Eastern Orthodox Churches celebrate the day on July 6 to honor Saint Valentine and on July 30 to honor Hieromartyr (martyr) Valentine who was the Bishop of Interamna.

Days to Valentine’s Day

Monday, February 14th is day number 45 of the 2022 calendar year with 2 years, 7 months, 19 days until Valentines Day 2022.


More information on Valentines Day. (Traditions, Customs and History)


References
1."Top Spend Valentine’s Day" - The Balance, TheBalance.com.


Valentine's Day
Name(s):Valentine's Day, Saint Valentines's Day, Feast of Saint Valentine
Type:Observance
When:February 14th annually

February 2022 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1 - TuesNational Freedom Day 2022Observance951
Feb 1 - TuesChinese New Year 2022Observance951
Feb 2 - WedGroundhog Day 2022Observance952
Feb 4 - FriNational Wear Red Day 2022Observance954
Feb 12 - SatLincoln's Birthday 2022Observance962
Feb 14 - MonValentine's Day 2022Observance964
Feb 21 - MonPresidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2022Federal Holiday971
Feb 28 - MonMaha Shivaratri 2022Hindu978

Valentines Day by Year



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