National Old Stuff Day
National Old Stuff Day is celebrated on March 2 of every year. It is a day to appreciate the beauty of things that are old and vintage. On this day you have a chance to get rid of the old stuff that you do. So, National Old Stuff Day is an opportunity to do something new as a new hobby.
“I don’t listen to a lot of new stuff. I just like the old stuff. It’s all quite dramatic and atmospheric. You’d have an entire story in song. I never listen to, like, white music – I couldn’t sing you a Zeppelin or Floyd song.” – Amy Winehouse
History of National Old Stuff Day
The creator or inventor of National Old Stuff Day was still unknown. Some peoples often see some old things as something that is to be replaced by newer, shinier things and not all of them are useless. For Example wines, they are tastier and valuable when they grow older. Many things like maps, jewellery, clothes, artefacts, and books will gain more value when they become aged. This is because of aesthetics and quality of the old historical era and technology that may not exist in present times. More than inanimate items, wisdom, and knowledge are the things that we can get from old peoples. From the old family members, one can know their family members, old genealogy, and ancient origins. Old people will give you high and most colourful accounts of the early days that any history book can. Hence National Old Stuff Day is a day to learn the new things.
Other Celebrations on March 2
March 2 is also celebrated as
- National Read Across America Day
- Dr. Seuss Day
- National Banana Cream Pie Day
- National Employee Appreciation Day
- National Dress in Blue Day
- National Salesperson Day
How to Celebrate National Old Stuff Day
Celebrating the Old Stuff Day is quite simple and easy to remember. Just find some old photographs, toys, and memorable things, then share those old memories with family members or friends which are related to that stuffs. Learn the new things by watching the history channel, searching through Wikipedia and by reading the books.Spend some time with your grandparents and ask them to tell their childhood stories. To show your feelings in Social Media, You can use #OldStuffDay.