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The birthstone for the month of June is the Pearl, and the birth flower is the Rose.

June birthday card
June Birthstone and Flower greeting card

Holidays and special celebrations in the month of June.

  • 01 National Go Barefoot Day
  • 03 World Bicycle Day
  • 05 World Environment Day
  • 05 Hot Air Balloon Day
  • 07 (Daniel) Boone Day
  • 08 Best Friends Day
  • 08 World Oceans Day
  • 10 Iced Tea Day
  • 14 U.S. Flag Day
  • 15 Quarterly Tax Day
  • 15 Nature Photography Day
  • 18 Father’s Day
  • 19 World Sauntering Day
  • 19 Juneteenth
  • 21 Midsummer’s Eve
  • 21 Summer Solstice
  • 21 National Sea Shell Day
  • 24 St. Jean – Baptiste Day
  • 24 International Fairy Day
  • 26 Beautician’s Day
  • 27 Celebrate Joy Day
  • 30 National Meteor Watch Day

The highlight holiday is Father’s Day.

June is traditionally a favorite month for weddings, although now we find that weddings occur at any time during the year. Besides those days, this is Adopt a Shelter Cat Month, Candy Month Rose Month. 

During this month the Full Moon is called the Strawberry Moon and the Honey Moon. It was known as the “Mead Moon” in England.

To learn more about the names for full moons by different tribes and people see the page,Ancient Moon Month Names. Remember your Father on Father’s Day with a personalized T-Shirt!

Don’t Forget World Oceans Day, June 8th

Ocean creatures and coastal quote on the wall