Halloween has candy and costumes, Independance Day has parades and fireworks. Thanksgiving features a feast and is for many a four day holiday, and Christmas has decorations, music and gifts.
What if you were designing a new holiday - when would it fall on the calendar? Naturally, it would include time off from work, but how long? Would there be any traditional music or foods? What is it called and what does it observe/commemorate?
Describe your ideal holiday.