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Leon Day: Gateway to Christmas in July

Today marks the halfway point to Christmas – a kind of merry hump day known as Leon Day. “Leon” is Noel spelled backwards, a clever little moniker first noted in the Christmas community online way back in the 1990s.

Leon Day is also the gateway to Christmas-in-July – a month-long celebration of Christmas to bring in the masses to begin the season. There are Christmas activities and plans aplenty in the weeks ahead:

~ On ~

The Merry Forums of is a hub of holiday activity that dates back decades now. Here is just some of what you can anticipate:

  • FREE Kringle Radio during the month of July
  • Make-a-Merry Member: get a free 3-month premiere membership of MMC so you can enjoy all the best we have to offer after Christmas-in-July is over
  • Join the Annual Christmas Card Exchange
  • Join our Annual Ornament Exchange
  • Join in forum events and chats – such as the annual QVC Christmas-in-July Watch-a-thon
  • Enjoy the radio replay of Tracking Santa Around the World!
  • Become an elf
  • Participate in Santa’s Sleigh and Operation Christmas Cheer
  • Free News & Christmas Features for the season ahead

~ Stuff that’s Out There ~

Please check back often during July for other events, social media gatherings and news of Christmas online everywhere. We’re getting ready for Christmas 2022.

Long-time Christmas freak, first time expert. B. Francis Morlan has written for since 2013. He lives in Beaumont, Texas with his ...
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