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Sinkie Day

November 22

When is Sinkie Day?

Sinkie Day happens on Friday November 22, 2024.

Sinkie Day: The Relaxed Aftermath of Thanksgiving Feasts

Ever heard of “Sinkie Day” or “Dine Over Your Kitchen Sink Day?” If not, you’re in for a treat – quite literally. It’s the unceremonious holiday that falls the day after Thanksgiving and here’s all you need to know about it.

The Rise of the Sinkie

While Thanksgiving is filled with tradition, family gatherings, and elaborate meals, the day that follows is an entirely different story. “Sinkie Day” promotes the relaxed, no-fuss act of dining over one’s kitchen sink. It’s the laid-back alternative to the formal dinner table, where leftovers reign supreme and dishes are optional.

Why Celebrate Over a Sink?

  1. Ease and Convenience: No need for table settings, or even a plate for that matter. Just grab, munch, and maybe reminisce about the previous day’s feast.
  2. Minimal Cleanup: Why dirty another dish when you can eat straight from the container?
  3. Casual Atmosphere: After the hustle and bustle of preparing for Thanksgiving, it’s a chance to take it easy and revel in simplicity.
  4. Leftovers Galore: It’s the prime time to enjoy those delicious Thanksgiving leftovers without any fuss.

How to Celebrate Sinkie Day

  • Gather Around…Or Don’t: While it might seem like a solitary activity, family members can also partake in the fun. But, if you want a quiet moment to yourself, that’s entirely in the spirit of Sinkie Day too.
  • Opt for Finger Foods: Transform your turkey into a sandwich, or munch on roasted veggies straight from the box.
  • Desserts Welcome: Pie by the slice, directly over the sink? Absolutely.
  • Share the Fun: Capture the casual vibe by taking a #SinkieSelfie and sharing on social media.

The Underlying Message

While it may seem comical, Sinkie Day serves as a reminder that not every meal needs to be an event. There’s joy in simplicity, and sometimes, the most satisfying moments are those spent in solitude or in casual company, enjoying the simpler things in life.

When does Sinkie Day happen next year?

Sinkie Day will happen on the following upcoming dates:

  • Friday November 28, 2025
  • Friday November 27, 2026
  • Friday November 26, 2027
  • Friday November 24, 2028
  • Friday November 23, 2029


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