Origin of this Holiday
Our research did not find the creator, or the origin of this day.
It is possible this holiday may of been created by the greeting card industry because we find reference to it on greeting card sites that say-
"Hey, it's Hell Is Freezing Over Day!" "Time to bring up all the odd ideas of having fun that you said you'd do when hell freezes over." "Add to the fun by sending our cool ecards to all your near and dear ones.
Why January and Why the 31st day?
We did not find any reference to why the month of January or why the 31st.
This holiday is referred to as a "National" day- However, we did not find any congressional records or presidential proclamations for this day. Even though we didn't, this is still a holiday that is publicized to celebrate.
So enjoy the day and have fun with it.
We found recognition about this holiday from:
We found recognition from calendar sites and personal Internet sites that blog and share information about this holiday. Most ask the question "what kind of holiday is this??" And most are confused about the meaning of the holiday because "hell freezing over" is also an idiom- Expressions include "A cold day in hell", "When hell freezes over" and "A snowball's chance in hell."
If you are new to this holiday:
If you are new to this holiday; then maybe you would like to find more information about this subject. We found that Amazon.com is a popular Internet Site for finding books, supplies and more.
How can I Celebrate this holiday?
- Well that's a Hard one - your suposed to pull out the list of things you were going to do when hell freezes over. But if you think about it, a list like that is a list you never intend to do anyway so why would you pull the list out??? I guess you could have fun discussing all the things you never intend to do on this list and have a laugh about it.
- Every Holiday deserves a party! - Get ready for your next party by shopping for the lastest supplies to make your holday a real hit. We found a place that sales products for children and adult parties both.
- Send Free Internet Invitations! - If your ready to get together with your friends don't forget to invite them by email with these fun Internet Invitations. They are always fun & FREE!
Other January Holidays around the world
When is this holiday celebrated?
Hell is Freezing over Day is celebrated annually on
January 31 in the United States!
Happy Hell is Freezing over Day everyone!
On this day we are encouraged to to pull out those old lists of things you said you were going to do when hell freezes over!