What Else is Happening?
🍉 International Picnic Day
The summer weather has arrived for most of us weeks ago and what better way to kick off the summer than a nice picnic. Fun Fact: In 2000, a 600-mile-long picnic took place from coast to coast in France to celebrate the first Bastille Day of the new Millennium.
🦊 Crash Team Racing is back (PS4)
If you need one more kart racing video game in your collection, you’re in luck because Crash Bandicoot is back with a fully-remastered and Nitro-Fueled kart racing experience.
🐶 Take your dog to work day
This day might take some convincing with your boss and human resources department, but our productivity can only increase with our best friend in the office, right? Feel free to @ us on that one.
🧘♀️ International Day of Yoga
There’s truly no better exercise that combines physical, mental, and spiritual practices. If you have kids, may we suggest reading “I am Yoga” by Susan Verde, which is a great book to get them into all the yoga poses.
🏀 NBA Draft and 🥅 NHL Draft
Both drafts are scheduled this week and most mock drafts have top NBA prospect Zion Williamson going to the New Orleans Pelicans (fresh off their big Anthony Davis trade), while NHL mock drafts are split between Jack Hughes or Kaapo Kakko going to the New Jersey Devils.
⭐ The Best of the Rest
Check out the Forekast website for all the events we couldn't fit into this newsletter. Below are some other events we don't want you to miss:
The UN International Day World Refugee Day is this week and this year’s theme is ‘Take A Step on World Refugee Day’ as in the time is now to take steps to show that we as a whole stand with refugees. #StepWithRefugees.
It’s National Martini Day this week and even though traditional martinis are made with gin and only gin, here at Forekast we won’t judge as long as your cocktail is in a glass.
Today is National Eat Your Vegetables Day and according to a study by the Green Giant company, broccoli remains the favorite vegetable in most states in America.
The very popular workplace messaging app Slack is expected to begin trading this week on the NYSE under the ticker “WORK”.
Finally for those counting down, there's only 500 Days until the next US Election.
Keep yourself up to date on all the trending holidays in the Holidays Subkast.