Here comes the last month of Summer session. It is the eighth month of the year in both Gregorian and Julian calendar. It takes its name from Augustus Cesar. The month of August also the last month of Hot Summer Season. Thus, these are the last days to plan your beloved summer vacations. In general, cities are less crowded in August because residents are on vacation.As for activities, look for lots of free things to do, from concerts to museum days to outdoor movie screenings. This is also the month when some state fairs get underway. Americans celebrate lots of national holidays during the month of August. Some of them are Friendship Day, Assumption of Mary, National Aviation Day and Women’s Equality Day. Don't forget to check out September 2018 Calendar Templates !