Read Across America Day is observed in the United States on March 2 each year. In the table below, you will find when Read Across America Day is official marked and celebrated in United States over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2010
Tuesday March 2 Read Across America Day
2011
Wednesday March 2 Read Across America Day
2012
Friday March 2 Read Across America Day
2013
Friday March 1 Read Across America Day
2014
Monday March 3 Read Across America Day
2015
Monday March 2 Read Across America Day
2016
Wednesday March 2 Read Across America Day
2017
Thursday March 2 Read Across America Day
2018
Friday March 2 Read Across America Day
2019
Friday March 1 Read Across America Day
2020
Monday March 2 Read Across America Day
2021
Tuesday March 2 Read Across America Day
2022
Wednesday March 2 Read Across America Day
2023
Thursday March 2 Read Across America Day
2024
Friday March 1 Read Across America Day
2025
Monday March 3 Read Across America Day

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