List of Important Days in February Month 2022

By : Neha Dhyani

Updated : Mar 2, 2022, 4:39

The month of February is the only month in the year to have 28 days and 29 days in a leap year. It is the second month of the year and has various festivals, days, and other events earmarked to commemorate the Important Days in February.

List of Important Days in February Month

The month of February has days that stand to be of utmost importance on the national and international platforms. Let us look at the February 2022 Important Days.


Important Days in February

1st February

Indian Coast Guard Day

2nd February

World Wetlands Day, RA Awareness Day

4th February

World Cancer Day, National Day of Sri Lanka, Surajkund Crafts Mela

5th February to 13th February

Kala Ghoda Festival

6th February

International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

6th February to 12th February

International Development Week

8th February

Safer Internet Day

10th February

National Deworming Day, World Pulses Day

11th February

World Day of the Sick, International Day of Women and Girls in Science

12th February

Darwin Day, Abraham Lincoln's Birthday, National Productivity Day

13th February

World Radio Day, Sarojini Naidu Birth Anniversary

14th February

Saint Valentine's Day, International Epilepsy Day

18th February to 27th February

Taj Mahotsav

20th February

Arunachal Pradesh Foundation Day, World Day of Social Justice

21st February

International Mother Language Day

22nd February

World Scout Day

24th February

Central Excise Day

27th February

World NGO Day

28th February

National Science Day, Rare Disease Day

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7th February

Rose Day

8th February

Propose Day

9th February

Chocolate Day

10th February

Teddy Day

11th February

Promise Day

12th February

Hug Day

13th February

Kiss Day

14th February

Valentine's Day

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February 2022 Important Days - Overview

  • World Cancer Day

The World Health Organization (WHO) commemorates World Cancer Day every year on 4th February to promote awareness about cancer and treat it. The theme for 2020 is "I Am and Will." The theme is an energising call to action, according to WHO, that inspires personal commitment and symbolises the potential of individual action performed now to influence the future.

  • Surajkund Crafts Mela

The Surajkund Crafts Mela will occur in Surajkund, Faridabad, Haryana, from 4th February to 20th February 2022. It's an event dedicated to Indian culture and folklore. The handicrafts, handlooms, and cultural fabric of India are displayed at this Mela. It is one of the most well-known fairs, hosted every year in Surajkund, Haryana, near Delhi, by the Haryana Tourism Department to promote handicrafts.

  • International Development Week

From the 6th to the 12th of February, Canada celebrates International Development Week (IDW), celebrating its 30th year this year. This day gives information on various international development roles and career paths.

  • International Day of Women and Girls in Science

It is observed on 11th February to honour women and girls in science as both beneficiaries and change agents. As a result, the day's primary focus is on ensuring that women and girls have full and equal access to science and participation in it. Gender equality, as well as the empowerment of women and girls, are also objectives.

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FAQs on Important Days in February

Q.1 When is the Taj Mahotsav celebrated in February?

The Taj Mahotsav is celebrated from 18th February to 27th February.

Q.2 What is celebrated on 20th February?

The World Day of Social Justice is celebrated on 20th February.

Q.3 Why is World NGO Day celebrated in February?

The day is dedicated to recognising, celebrating, and honouring all non-profit and non-governmental organisations that contribute to society, as well as the people who work for them.

Q.4 What are the important days in February?

In February, the most important days are World Cancer Day, National Day of Sri Lanka, World Pulses Day, World Radio Day, International Mother Language Day, World NGO Day, National Science Day, and World Scout Day

Q.5 When is World Radio Day Celebrated in February?

World Radio Day is Celebrated on 13th February of Everyear.