National Potato Chip Day
Date When Celebrated : This holiday is always held on March 14
National Potato Chip Day celebrates the ever popular potato chip. Potato Chips are America's #1 snack food. But, its not just a snack food. Its the potato of choice for many lunchtime and dinner meals. Regular (or plain) potato chips are by far the most popular. Other popular flavors are barbecue, sour cream & onion, oil & vinegar, and ranch.
Did you Know? Potato chips were first made by Chef George Crum in Saratoga Springs, NY on August 24, 1853. Americans have been in love with them ever since.
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Celebrating National Potato Chip Day is easy.... eat potato chips during meals and snacks. Oh, and don't forget the dip!
Related Day: National Potato Day
History and Origin of "National Potato Chip Day":
Our research did not find the creator, or the origin of this day. This day was most likely created by the snack food industry.
This is referred to as a "National" day. We did not find any congressional records or presidential proclamations for this day. If any snack food is truly a national day, the potato chip should be number one.
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