August 19, 2022




United States

Most of the people in the world consider potatoes to be one of their favourite foods. For this reason, a special vegetable has a special day. 

National Potato Day 

August 19

August 19

The 19th of August is recognized as  National Potato Day in the United States.

Yes! A day devoted solely to our favorite potato.

Did You Know?

In Peru, the Inca Indians cultivated potatoes for the first time in 8000 B.C. 

Some Incredible Facts About Potatoes


In the United States of America, potatoes are grown in all the 50 states and on the other side around 125 countries cultivate the potato.

Did you know that potatoes are 80% water and 20% solid?

Yes it is! 

The average American consumes about 120 pounds of potatoes each year.

10 Most Popular American Potato Dishes in USA

1. Sweet Potato Pie 2. Home Fries 3. Cheese Fries 4. Chili Cheese Fries 5. Funeral Potatoes 6. Knish 7. Potato Skins 8. Chocolate Covered Potato Chips 9. Disco Fries 10. Idaho Hot Dog

Flour Bowl

Thank You!