Holidays and Events (ACCF)

The following are Holidays and Events from Animal Crossing: City Folk. For Birthdays see Birthdays (ACCF).

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[edit] January

Day Region Event Time About
All Month All Last Month Fish All Day These Fish leave after this month: Octopus
All Month All Northern Lights 9:30pm - 11:00pm (Fair Weather) Beautiful lights will appear in the sky.
All Month All Snowman Making All Day Make snowmen and receive items from the Snowman Series.
January 1st All New Year's Day All Day Celebrate the New Year.
Third Saturday All Fishing Tournament

Specific Fish

9:00am - 6:00pm Catch the longest Fish and win a prize.
Fourth Sunday All Flea Market 6:00am - 12:00am Buy and Sell goods from your and villager's homes.

[edit] February

Day Region Event Time About
All Month All Last Month Bugs All Day These Bugs leave after this month: Bagworm, Centipede, Dung Beetle
All Month All Last Month Fish All Day These Fish leave after this month: Bitterling, Lobster, Pond Smelt, Sea Butterfly, Stringfish
February 1st - 24th All Northern Lights 9:30pm - 11:00pm (Fair Weather) Beautiful lights will appear in the sky.
February 1st - 24th All Snowman Making All Day Make snowmen and receive items from the Snowman Series.
February 2nd US Groundhog Day 6:00am - 12:00am Find out how much longer Winter will last.
February 3rd JPN Bean Day 6:00am - 12:00am ?
February 14th All Valentine's Day 6:00am - 12:00am Send letters to your friends and let them know how special they are.
Second Saturday All Fishing Tournament

Any Fish

9:00am - 6:00pm Catch the longest Fish and receive a prize.
Fourth Sunday All Flea Market 6:00am - 12:00am Buy and Sell goods from your and villager's homes.
February 23rd - 24th All Festivale 6:00am - 6:00am Collect candy and give them to Pave for prizes.
February 25th All Yearly Melting 6:00am Snow melts and Grass appears.

[edit] March

Day Region Event Time About
All Month All New Month Bugs All Day These Bugs are new to this month: Common Butterfly, Flea, Honeybee, Ladybug, Peacock Butterfly, Spider, Tiger Butterfly, Yellow Butterfly
All Month All Last Month Bugs All Day These Bugs leave after this month: Mole Cricket
All Month All New Month Fish All Day These Fish are new to this month: Barred Knifejaw, Char, Cherry Salmon, Loach, Octopus, Rainbow Trout
All Month All Last Month Fish All Day These Fish leave after this month: Football Fish, Tuna, Yellow Perch
March 3rd JPN Girl's Day 6:00am - 12:00am Find a friend and appreciate all females.
March 19th ITL/SPN Father's Day 6:00am - 12:00am Give thanks to your father and receive a lovely flower.
3rd Saturday All Fishing Tournament

Specific Fish

6:00am - 6:00pm Catch the longest Fish and receive a prize.
March 22nd UK/IRL Mother's Day 6:00am - 12:00am Give thanks to your mother and receive a lovely flower.
4th Sunday All Flea Market 6:00am - 12:00am Buy and sell goods from your and villager's homes.

[edit] April

Day Region Event Time About
All Month All New Month Bugs All Day These Bugs are new to this month: Mantis, Orchid Mantis, Snail
All Month All New Month Fish All Day These Fish are new to this month: Butterflyfish, Clownfish, Crawfish, Guppy, Killifish, Neon Tetra, Sea Horse, Surgeonfish, Zebra Turkeyfish
All Month All Last Month Fish All Day These Fish leave after this month: Dab
April 1st All April Fool's Day 6:00am - 12:00am Play pranks on your neighbors, but Tortimer might have one for you.
Second Saturday All Fishing Tournament

Any Fish

6:00am - 6:00pm Catch the longest Fish and win a prize.
April 22nd US Nature Day 6:00am - 12:00am Appreciate the environment and get a gift.
4th Sunday All Flea Market 6:00am - 12:00am Buy and sell goods from your and villager's houses.
3rd Sunday All Bunny Day All Day Find Easter Eggs and get pieces of the Egg Series.
April 1st - April 10th All Cherry Blossoms All Day Watch the Trees turn from green to pink.

[edit] May

Day Region Event Time About
All Month All New Month Bugs All Day These Bugs are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Bugs All Day These Bugs leave after this month:
All Month All New Month Fish All Day These Fish are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Fish All Day These Fish leave after this month:

[edit] June

Day Region Event Time About
All Month All New Month Bugs All Day These Bugs are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Bugs All Day These Bugs leave after this month:
All Month All New Month Fish All Day These Fish are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Fish All Day These Fish leave after this month:

[edit] July

Day Region Event Time About
All Month All New Month Bugs All Day These Bugs are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Bugs All Day These Bugs leave after this month:
All Month All New Month Fish All Day These Fish are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Fish All Day These Fish leave after this month:

[edit] August

Day Region Event Time About
All Month All New Month Bugs All Day These Bugs are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Bugs All Day These Bugs leave after this month:
All Month All New Month Fish All Day These Fish are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Fish All Day These Fish leave after this month:

[edit] September

Day Region Event Time About
All Month All New Month Bugs All Day These Bugs are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Bugs All Day These Bugs leave after this month:
All Month All New Month Fish All Day These Fish are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Fish All Day These Fish leave after this month:

[edit] October

Day Region Event Time About
All Month All New Month Bugs All Day These Bugs are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Bugs All Day These Bugs leave after this month:
All Month All New Month Fish All Day These Fish are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Fish All Day These Fish leave after this month:

[edit] November

Day Region Event Time About
All Month All New Month Bugs All Day These Bugs are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Bugs All Day These Bugs leave after this month:
All Month All New Month Fish All Day These Fish are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Fish All Day These Fish leave after this month:

[edit] December

Day Region Event Time About
All Month All New Month Bugs All Day These Bugs are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Bugs All Day These Bugs leave after this month:
All Month All New Month Fish All Day These Fish are new to this month:
All Month All Last Month Fish All Day These Fish leave after this month:

Holidays come and go in real life and on Animal Crossing it's no different!

Here is the complete list of Holidays and Events starting from Jan - Dec:

~JANUARY 1ST - NEW YEARS DAY~

Visit Tortimer who is walking outside your town hall to obtain a shirt which has the year on it (EG: 2009) and a picture of the chinese zodiac animal for that year too. Neighbours who you speak to will also wish you luck in the new year.


~3RD SATURDAY IN JANUARY - FISHING TOURNEMENT~

January's fishing tournement requires you to catch the largest specific fish. To find out what fish you need to catch today visit Chip who is outside your town hall. You will win a silver trophey if you have the biggest catch by 6PM


~4TH SUNDAY IN JANUARY - FLEA MARKET~

Today is the day when you can get furniture cheaper than your normally could by visiting your villagers in their house. They will usually offer you some of their furniture at discount prices.


~FEBRUARY 2ND - GROUNDHOG DAY (U.S TOWNS ONLY)~

Talk to Tortimer today, who is walking outside your town hall between 6:00AM and 12:00AM to recieve a model of Ressetti.


~FEBRUARY 3RD - BEAN DAY (JAPANESE TOWNS ONLY)~

In Japan this holiday is celebrated by throwing beans at people wearing monster masks. It is believed to give them luck. Talk to tortimer on this day who is walking outside the town hall to recieve either a red or blue orgre mask (your choice)!


~FEBRUARY 14TH - VALENTINES DAY~

Hopefully someone in your town thinks your worthy enough to be their valentine. Check your mailbox today and you might find some chocolate attactched to the letters.


~2ND SATURDAY IN FEBRUARY - FISHING TOURNEMENT~ Any fish can be registered in February's fishing tournement, but remember the bigger the better. Bring all your catches to Chip who is outside your town hall to be registered. You will win a gold trophy if you have the biggest fish by 6PM.


~4TH SUNDAY IN FEBRUARY - FLEA MARKET~ Today is the day when you can get furniture cheaper than your normally could by visiting your villagers in their house. They will usually offer you some of their furniture at discount prices.


~FEBRUARY AND MARCH - FESTIVALE~ Your bulletin board will put a notice up when the festival will be a week in advance. Talk to some of your villagers today to play various games to win candy. Bring all your candy to a peacock called Pavé who is outside your town hall to recieve some special furniture for that day.


~FEBRUARY 29TH - LEAP YEAR~ In 2012 there will be a leap year in real-time. This also makes it a leap year for Animal Crossing too.


~MARCH 3RD - GIRLS DAY (JAPANESE TOWN ONLY)~ Visit the mayor today who is outside the town hall walking to recieve a rice cake to celebrate girls day.


~3RD SATURDAY IN MARCH - FISHING TOURNEMENT~

March's fishing tournement requires you to catch the largest specific fish. To find out what fish you need to catch today visit Chip who is outside your town hall. You will win a silver trophey if you have the biggest catch by 6PM


~4TH SUNDAY IN MARCH - FLEA MARKET~ Today is the day when you can get furniture cheaper than your normally could by visiting your villagers in their house. They will usually offer you some of their furniture at discount prices.


~FEBRUARY OR MARCH - FESTIVALE~ Your bulletin board will put a notice up when the festival will be a week in advance. Talk to some of your villagers today to play various games to win candy. Bring all your candy to a peacock called Pavé who is outside your town hall to recieve some special furniture for that day.


~MARCH OR APRIL - BUNNY DAY~ Check your calendar or your bulleting board to find out when Bunny day is. Today in your town there will be a bunny outside your town hall called Zipper T. Bunny. Around your town you will notice more star spots than usual. It's because there are aload of buried eggs around your town. In each egg you will find either candy (which you can save for the festival or halloween) or bunny foil which you can give to Zipper T. Bunny in exchange for special Egg furniture for that day.


~APRIL 1ST - APRIL FOOLS DAY~ Visit Tortimer today who is walking around outside your town hall to get a "leaf" or listen to some tales of pranks your villagers has had happen to them / pulled off.


~2ND SATURDAY IN APRIL - FISHING TOURNEMENT~ Any fish can be registered in February's fishing tournement, but remember the bigger the better. Bring all your catches to Chip who is outside your town hall to be registered. You will win a gold trophy if you have the biggest fish by 6PM.


~APRIL 22ND - NATURE DAY (U.S TOWNS ONLY)~ Appreciate the nature in your town today by visiting Tortimer who is walking outside your town hall to recieve a globe to celebrate this occasion


~MAY 5TH - BOYS DAY (JAPANESE TOWNS ONLY)~ Talk to Tortimer who is wondering outside the town hall to get a newspaper helmet.


~MAY - MOTHERS DAY~ There are alot of Mothers days this month. Check your bulletin board. You will recieve a letter from your mum.


~3RD SUNDAY MAY - FLEA MARKET~ Today is the day when you can get furniture cheaper than your normally could by visiting your villagers in their house. They will usually offer you some of their furniture at discount prices.


~3RD SATURDAY JUNE - BUG OFF COMPETITION!~ Talk to Nat outside your town hall to sign up for a competition to catch the rarest bug. If you found the rarest bug on this day you will be awarded a trophy!


~3RD SUNDAY JUNE - FATHER'S DAY~ You'll most likely get a mail from your virtual dad on Animal Crossing today.


~JUNE 22ND - MIDSUMMER'S DAY (EUROPEAN TOWN ONLY)~ Talk to Tortimer who is walking outside your town hall today to recieve an Expresso maker.


~4TH SUNDAY JUNE - FLEA MARKET~ Today is the day when you can get furniture cheaper than your normally could by visiting your villagers in their house. They will usually offer you some of their furniture at discount prices.


~JULY 7TH JULY - STARCROSSED DAY (JAPANESE TOWN ONLY)~ Talk to Tortimer who wonders outside your town hall to get Bamboo Grass.


~3RD SATURDAY JULY - BUG-OFF COMPETITION~ Talk to Nat outside your town hall to sign up for a competition to catch the rarest bug. If you found the rarest bug on this day you will be awarded a trophy!


~4TH SUNDAY JULY - FLEA MARKET~ Today is the day when you can get furniture cheaper than your normally could by visiting your villagers in their house. They will usually offer you some of their furniture at discount prices.


~EVERY SUNDAY IN AUGUST - FIREWORKS SHOW!~ Every Sunday between 7:00PM - 12:00AM there will be a fireworks show. Talk to Tortimer outside your Town Hall to get yourself a roman candle (Sparkler)


~3RD SATURDAY IN AUGUST - BUG OFF COMPETITION~ Talk to Nat outside your town hall to sign up for a competition to catch the rarest bug. If you found the rarest bug on this day you will be awarded a trophy!


~FIRST MONDAY IN SEPTEMBER - LABOR DAY (U.S TOWNS ONLY)~ Talk to Tortimer on this day who is outside your town hall to recieve a picnic basket.


~3RD SATURDAY IN SEPTEMBER - BUG OFF COMPETITION~ Talk to Nat outside your town hall to sign up for a competition to catch the rarest bug. If you found the rarest bug on this day you will be awarded a trophy!


~TSUKIMI (MOON-VIEWING FESTIVAL - JAPANESE TOWN ONLY)~ This date changes each year. Check your calandar for details or your bulletin board. Check out the awsome festival between 6:00AM - 12:00AM and talk to Tortimer to get a Dango


~AUTUMN MOON (U.S AND EUROPEAN TOWNS ONLY)~ This date changes each year. Check your calandar for details or your bulletin board. Talk to Tortimer on this day to get a wheat bundle.


~2ND MONDAY IN OCTOBER - EXPLORERS DAY (U.S TOWNS ONLY)~ Talk to tortimer who is walking outside the Town Hall to celebrate explortation! In favour of this day you will get a sailboat model.


~2ND SATURDAY IN OCTOBER - FISHING TOURNEMENT~ In this months fishing tournements any fish can enter but remember that the bigger, the better! Also remember to register each fish to Chip who is outside the Town Hall.


4TH SUNDAY IN OCTOBER - FLEA MARKET~ Today is the day when you can get furniture cheaper than your normally could by visiting your villagers in their house. They will usually offer you some of their furniture at discount prices.


~OCTOBER 31ST - HALLOWEEN~ Jack (The Czar of Halloween) will visit your town today wearing a jack o' lantern mask. All you villages will dress up as him too asking for candy. If you dont give you villagers candy when they ask for it, you will be rewarded a trick (a jack o' lantern mask, a patched shirt. Then they will turn your items into Jack-in-the-boxes (even your candy)) Try not to waste to much candy as you will need to save it for the real Jack to get halloween furniture. You can tell who Jack is by the fact he doesent walk towards you when you get near him like other villagers. Happy trick-or-treating!

~NOVEMBER - MUSHROOMS!!~ Mushrooms will sprout in November. Most mushrooms only sell for 500 bells but sometimes you might pick "An elegant mushroom" which sells for a whooping 10,000 bells! You may also find very rare mushroom furniture.

~3RD SATURDAY IN NOVEMBER - FISHING TOURNEMENT~ This tournement will want you to catch the biggest Horse Mackeral for the silver trophy. Register all horse mackerals to chip who is outside your town hall.

~4TH THURDAY IN NOVEMBER - HARVEST FESTIVAL~ Between 3:00PM and 9:00PM you will see a banquet set up by the Mayor outside the town hall. But Franklin the turkey is missing (the main feast!) Find Franklin around your town who is hiding (Behind a tree, Signboard or house) and talk to him. You will find out he needs help being rescued and that he doesent want to be eaten (surprised?). Go to Tortimer who will want your help delivering Knife's and Forks to you villagers. Ofcourse you dont deliver the knifes and forks to them - you deliver them to Franklin to get some Harvest furniture! Every time you find Franklin and give a knife and fork to him you must go back to Tortimer to obtain another. But Franklin will be hiding in a different spot. Goodluck!

~DECEMBER - DECORATION!~ Nook is concentration on Christmas decor this month. So check out his store at random days to hopefully see one of these items on display: Big Festive Tree Festive Tree Festive Flag Festive Candle

~DECEMBER 5TH - NAUGHTY OR NICE DAY (EUROPEAN TOWN ONLY)~ Talk to Tortimer today who is outside your Town hall to get a stuffed stocking for being nice all year.

~3RD SATURDAY IN DECEMBER - FISHING TOURNEY~ All fish can be registered to Chip today, but remember it has to be the biggest to win!

~DECEMBER 21ST - MIDWINTERS DAY (EUROPEAN TOWN ONLY)~ Talk to Tortimer today who is walking around outside your town hall to get a snowglobe.

~DECEMBER 24TH - JINGLE COMES TO TOWN!~ From 7:00PM to 1:00AM you can find a black-nosed reindeer called Jingle to receive Jingle furniture from him. To get more furniture from him you need to change your clothes from the ones you wore the first time you spoke to him. You can only do this a couple of times before he catches on and see's what your doing.

~DECEMBER 31ST - NEW YEARS EVE COUNTDOWN~ There will be a countdown timer outside your town hall with Tortimer next to it. Talk to Tortimer to get a party popper and the best of wishes. Be ready at 12:00AM to fire the party popper and watch the awsome fireworks display!

Last edited by Amsey on 7 August 2012 at 03:46
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