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International Cheesecake Day

July 30th

July 30th is officially Cheesecake Day
This is the day to celebrate this yummy dessert. 

Who doesn’t love cheesecake? 

Cheesecake day was established to celebrate the amazing cheesecake! The first Cheesecake day was observed in 1985 by Patti Jewel. Growing up in a family of bakers, cheesecake was always a favorite! This day was established after a trip to New York and first taste of real New York style cheesecake. We think cheesecake deserves a day of it’s own! International Cheesecake Day was officially designated by‘s Holiday Registrar.

How to celebrate

Celebrate cheesecake day by having a slice of your favorite cheesecake.

Make your own – making cheesecake is not as hard as you might think. And it is a fun way to try your own unique flavors or add your favorite toppings.

Order a slice for dessert – eating out today? Order up a slice of cheesecake and indulge!

Pick up a cheesecake at your favorite bakery – One of our favorite things to do is to pick up a couple slices from our favorite bakery.

Ideas to make it fun

Making a cheesecake can be fun, especially if you want to try out different types. Buy the mini pie pans and split the cheesecake batter into bowls so everyone can add their own favorite fruit or indulgence. Pick out a variety of cheesecakes from your favorite bakery and share them so you can try them all.  


Important Note, this day was originally Cheesecake Day (not National Cheesecake Day). Because it has become a global celebration, it was renamed to International Cheesecake Day to be shared across nations. Please share using #CheesecakeDay and #InternationalCheesecakeDay so that the world can share in the joy of celebrating the cheesecake.

About Cheesecake Days

Cheesecake Days are global celebrations for the love of Cheesecake.

Eateries, Bakeries and home bakers around the globe unite to celebrate these yummy days and indulge in delicious cheesecake!

Share your fun #CheesecakeDay

 Did You Know?

  • The Original Cheesecake Day was first conceived in 1985 and didn't start to trend until it was published online in 2001. Learn more.
  • Since then, it has become one of the most popular foodie days that is spreading globally
  • Cheesecake is one of the first sweet desserts dating back to the ancient Greeks who invented it
  • Cheesecake comes in lots of varieties and cities and countries around the world have their signature cheesecakes
  • There are currently 14 Cheesecake Days celebrating the delicious varieties of Cheesecake

Our Cheesecake Committee

We are cheesecake lovers, bakers, and business owners led by Holiday expert Patti Jewel. Our passion is to share the love of cheesecake with the world and enjoy a variety cheesecakes on these user recommended cheesecake days. Is there a cheesecake you'd like to see celebrated? Contact us and submit it for consideration. Our cheesecake committee will vote on it and notify you if the cheesecake will get it's own day!

Contact Our Cheesecake Committee

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