National Laundry Day

A cheerful person folding freshly laundered clothes, wearing a crisp apron, while surrounded by laundry baskets and blooming flowers..
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Welcome to the grand world of fabric freshness, detergent decisions, and spin cycles! National Laundry Day, actually a thing, is the day we all come together to raise a smile in the face of duvet changes and pesky socks that disappear into the abyss!

When is Laundry Day?

It's national laundry day on the 16th April.

The History of National Laundry Day

Ding dong! You hear that? That's the ring of your imaginary tumbler echoing through the virtual corridors of the internet! With a booming 2511 mentions and the height of its digital chatter falling on 16th April 2019, National Laundry Day is a clean whirlwind of fun that has been tumbling around the cyber skies for a few years now.

What Do We Do On National Laundry Day?

Although it’s not a traditional holiday with grand feasts and and elaborate parades, it’s a day to remember the joy there is in reaffirming our connection with cleanliness and maybe even folding fitted sheets achieved with ninja level finesse. From using DIY laundry detergents and being eco-friendly, to finally tackling that ever-growing mountain of soiled clothes, National Laundry Day comes bearing many surprises, often found in pockets.

Folding Fun into Laundry

We may buy odd socks in honor of those brave, brave socks who got lost in the epic saga of laundry days past. Or perhaps we even partake in the hallowed tradition of helping loved ones with their laundry. This day praises the sweet smell of fresh fabric and the unappreciated whitening power of baking soda! Hold onto your tumble dryer, because National Laundry Day is full of spins!


Regardless of if you want to proclaim your undying love for fabric softener from the rooftops or if you’re simply thankful for having clean clothes, National Laundry Day is an acknowledgment towards this essential domestic task. So, grab your detergent of choice, put on your favorite laundry day tunes, and let's wash away!

Did you know?

Did you know? Washing clothes was considered a luxury in the 18th century and most clothing items were worn for a considerable amount of time before being washed!


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First identified

16th April 2015

Most mentioned on

16th April 2019

Total mentions


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