National Brick Day

Cheerful child building a brick tower, wearing a hard hat, construction site setting, surrounded by colorful bricks..
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Sometimes, life hits you like a ton of bricks, but not on April 14th! Say hello to National Brick Day, an uplifting and surprisingly fun celebration of everyone's favorite building block. Let's build an understanding of how this unique day cemented its place in the annals of online history.

When is Brick Day?

It's national brick day on the 14th April.

Building Bricks of History

The humble brick may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of 'exciting', but National Brick Day has been challenging that preconception since its online inception in 2016, where it garnered an impressive 213 mentions! It was the day when cyberspace became bricked space. The highest number of mentions were seen on April 14th of that year, cementing that date as the unofficial 'National Brick Day'.

Bricks in Pop Culture

Of course, we can't ignore how bricks have stealthily become a part of pop culture, thanks to those colorful and creative Lego bricks we all loved (or loathed) stepping on when we were kids. But, don't let that fool you into thinking National Brick Day is just for young ones. This day has a universal appeal, it's for everyone who is into fun, property and even finance, given the long-standing relationship between bricks and investment in real estate!

Building Bonds, One Brick at a Time

If you thought that bricks were only for construction, think again. They build walls and houses, yes, but they also build memories and bonds. Many people find joy and happiness in creating beautiful things from these rectangular blocks, encouraging their creativity and patience. If that's not worth celebrating, what is?

Did you know?

Did you know there are more than 10,000 different types of bricks in the world? That's a whole lot of building possibilities!


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First identified

14th April 2016

Most mentioned on

14th April 2016

Total mentions


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