Parents Day

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

Parents Day

Parents Day

In 2020 it will be on July 26.

This holiday was established in 1994 by President Bill Clinton.

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.

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.”

Future Dates

  • 2020 – July 26
  • 2021 – July 25
  • 2022 – July 24
  • 2023 – July 23
  • 2024 – July 28

In other Countries

The United Nations celebrate this holiday on June 1. In South Korea it is celebrated May 8, which took the place of Mother’s Day.


First published July 27, 2014. Republished with a revision July 23, 2020.

About the Author

Author: Steve Patterson

A Christian Blogger that enjoys blogging about the Bible, Theology, God, Jesus Christ, Christian Music, Family, Cats, Odd Holidays, sewing and much more. I have been blogging since 2004, however, I have been blogging on Courageous Christian Father since 2012. I enjoy listening to Christian Music. I am married with 1 daughter, 2 step-sons and a step daughter.

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