Thanksgiving 2018 – Happy Thanksgiving 2018
Thanksgiving 2018 – Thanksgiving Day is celebrated on the fourth Saturday of November every year. The festival is mainly celebrated in US, Turkey and Canada. Actually, this day is celebrated as it has religious point of view to give thanks to the God. This day is celebrated in lots of countries with a gratitude to thanks god for giving the good things in life. On this day people organise family reunions and feasts and they love to enjoy this day with their family. On the Thanksgiving Day Cranberry sauce, Corns, Roasted Turkeys, Pumpkin Pie and Potatoes are included in the special meal. Along with this people love to get gift from their family members and friends. Generally chocolates, jewellery, baked cookies and much more things are get exchanged.
Thanksgiving is going to come after the Halloween and before Christmas. People enjoy this day to their fullest as there is National holiday on the occasion of Thanksgiving day. So, this makes an excuse for organizing a big meal party for the friends and family members. On this day parades are organised in many countries on streets, roads etc. This is a mark to open the Christmas shopping season. As the banks were also closed people can plan a few days trip with their family members or friends. This is a very huts day in US as their are large number of crowds on the road can be seen. Traffic also affect due to parades and football games.
Thanksgiving Day In US & Canada
The thanksgiving is a feast mostly celebrated in the United States of America. As the traditions says, people were used to say thank you for the harvest to the God. In the USA this is one of the most important feast, and it is always on the fourth Thursday of November. In Canada they celebrate it on a different day, always on the second Monday of October.
The history of the first thanksgiving is also very interesting. It was celebrated for the first time in 1621 on the deck of Mayflower. As they say William Bradford made a huge feast, where also the Indians were invited.
In the USA the day of thanksgiving is national holiday, and peoples usually take out the friday after it. The families are celebrating together, even the relatives living far away are gathering.
What is Happy Thanksgiving?
Thanksgiving day 2018 is celebrated as a public holiday. As it is celebrated in the November month which is also harvest month of many crops. People celebrate the Thanksgiving day more than the Christmas in America. As it is holiday everyone living in US celebrate the event. There are some other tradition joined along with parades and that are Football matches. Teams of high school, NFL, amateur teams play some matches on this day from the time this game invent. This day is also known as the biggest days in football calendar.
When is Thanksgiving 2018?
The thanksgiving 2018 is celebrated as a National holiday on every fourth Thursday of November month. Thursday is the day on which the festival is going to celebrate this year. As it is a National festival all the banks, schools, colleges and offices are closed. They enjoy being with their family. ‘The National Thanksgiving Proclamation’ was the first proclamation of Thanksgiving in US. On 3rd October 1789 this proclamation was approved under the first president of America George Washington.
After that a famous author Sarah Josepha Hale waged the campaign to be recognised as National Holiday. In some areas of America there is not a fixed date to celebrate the event. Some celebrate the date in the October month and some in January month.
History of Happy Thanksgiving:-
The footprints of Thanksgiving will take us back to the 1620 when pilgrims were came in America and they make a small colony over there named Plymouth which is popularly known as Boston today. That time when these people immigrated the weather’s turned out be very harsh as the cold winds rises. But, with the coming of spring season they start planting and farming with the help of Squanto.
Happy Thanksgiving 2018
Squanto, is a native American, who taught them to hunt and fishing and help them to grow pumpkin, corn and squash. With these skills the immigrated people manages to store enough food which they can use in the winter season. For this pilgrims invited Americans to join them in a huge feast and from than is is popularly known as Thanksgiving 2018.