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Parents Day

Parents Day is celebrated the fourth Sunday in the month of July.

Parents Day

For 2018, it was on July 22
and in 2019 it will be on July 21.

This holiday was established in 1994 by President Bill Clinton.

Parents Day

The premise of this holiday is recognizing, uplifting, and supporting the role of parents in the rearing of children. It was a day to celebrate both Mother and Father. It was to help and encourage two parent families. This day is a day in the United States is a day when parents honor their children and the God-centered family ideal by rededicating themselves to manifest the highest standard of unconditional true love.

Past Dates

  • 2014 – July 27
  • 2015 – July 26
  • 2016 – July 24
  • 2017 – July 23

In the United States

In the United States, Parents Day, is held on the fourth Sunday in July each year. This was established in 1994 when President Bill Clinton signed a Congressional Resolution into law for “Recognizing, uplifting, and supporting the role of parents in the rearing of children.”

In other Countries

The United Nations celebrate this holiday on June 1. In South Korea it is celebrated May 8.


First published July 27, 2014. Republished with a revision July 22, 2018.

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My name is Steve Patterson and I am saved through the blood of Jesus Christ. I have been blogging at Courageous Christian Father since 2012, however, I have been blogging since around 2004. At church I help with the youth, van ministry, ushering or wherever else needed. Currently, I am working on my bachelors of theology. I am a father of an adult child. I work as a graphic designer. I also love listening to nothing but Christian Music. I am an Eagle Scout class of 1994. Once an Eagle, Always an Eagle.

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