Do a Grouch a Favor Day - February 16
Fri, Feb 16, 2024

Do a Grouch a Favor Day

Do a Grouch a Favor Day is one of the most unusual holidays.  At first glance, it seems strange, but it is created specifically to cheer up, to help people cope with psychological problems. The holiday was established in the United States, but every year more and more residents of other states join it.


In any team, there is always a person who likes to be indignant and express dissatisfaction for any reason. Usually grumblers are disliked and try to avoid communication. Few people think about the reason that turns a person into a bruiser. Most often, a bad character, irritability are caused by psychological problems. The desire to help grumblers deal with problems, forget about bad mood and learn to rejoice prompted American scientists to create Do a grouch a favor day.

Interesting facts

  • Researchers say a person is not born a grump. Bad character, anger and incessant grumbling are caused by accumulated problems (failed family life, difficulties at work, self-doubt, material difficulties), which a person is not able to cope with on his own.
  • Do not be offended by grumblers and reduce communication to zero. Try to talk, to understand why a person behaves this way. Perhaps he just wants to be shown some attention and participation, to be sympathetic.

How to celebrate

It is not difficult to celebrate this holiday, it is enough to cheer up a desperate grump. Practice shows that such people appreciate any manifestation of attention to their own person. You can buy a small gift or congratulate on the “professional holiday” with an original card. A good option is to help a person deal with their problems. Grumblers themselves on this day can turn to a counseling psychologist to understand how to cope with difficulties.

Statistics claim that 80% of the world’s population has shown discontent in the form of grumbling hot once in their lives. And this is normal, because everyone has life difficulties. The main thing is not to stay in this state for a long time. It is necessary to find a source of joy – an occupation that will bring positive emotions and a good mood.

When is Do a Grouch a Favor Day celebrated in 2024?

Do a Grouch a Favor Day is observed on February 16 each year.


Weekday Month Day Year
Friday February 16 2024
Sunday February 16 2025
Monday February 16 2026
Tuesday February 16 2027