National Hammock Day
National Hammock Day is celebrated on July 22 of every year. It’s mid-July, the sun shines as you rest in a hammock, completely relaxed. It is the reason for celebrating National Hammock Day. A hammock is used for swinging, sleeping or relaxing. It is a sling made of fabric, rope or netting, which is suspended between two points like posts or trees. A hammock is Developed by natives of Central and South America for sleeping but later it is used aboard ships by sailors for comfort and to maximise space.
“My perfect day is constantly changing. Right now, it would be to lie around in a hammock reading with a portable phone and a table of food next to it. I would spend all day there. And that’s all that I can possibly come up with on the spur of the moment.” – Eric Stoltz
History of National Hammock Day
The history and origin of National Hammock Day are not known. Hammocks are a symbol of summer, leisure, relaxation and simple, easy living. Today hammocks are very popular around the world for relaxation; they are also used as a lightweight bed on camping trips. The reason to celebrate hammock day reminds us to slow down, breathe easy and enjoy these beautiful summer months. Find two points, string up a Hammock and just relax!.
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How to Celebrate National Hammock Day
Nothing seems quite as relaxing as kicking back and relaxing in a hammock, and there is no better way to celebrate National Hammock Day. Use your own or borrow a hammock to celebrate the day. Take pictures while relaxing in a hammock and share them with others on social media’s by using the hashtag #NationalHammockDay or #HammockDay.