Official support is growing for Grandparents Day

International recognition is growing for Grandparents Day, a celebratory day falling on October 2nd.

International recognition is growing for Grandparents Day, a celebratory day falling on October 2nd. Florint International Florist Association has announced its formal backing of the occasion following their June board meeting, describing it as ‘an important ceremonial day’, and one that can be celebrated through the giving of flowers and plants.

Grandparents Day was established in Italy as the ‘Festa dei Nonni’ in 1997, and was legally recognised as a holiday on July 31st 2005 in order to emphasise the important function of grandparents within the family and society as a whole. Read more...

source: The Florist Magazine