When : Always March 14th
National Potato Chip Day celebrates the ever popular potato chip. Potato Chips are America's #1 snack food. But, its not just a snack food. Its the potato of choice for many lunchtime and dinner meals. Regular (or plain) potato chips are by far the most popular. Other popular flavors are barbecue, sour cream & onion, oil & vinegar, and ranch.
Did you Know? Potato chips were first made by Chef George Crum in Saratoga Springs, NY on August 24, 1853. Americans have been in love with them ever since.
Celebrating National Potato Chip Day is easy.... eat potato chips during meals and snacks.
Yes, it's that time of year again. It seems like national potato chip day just comes earlier and earlier every year. Time to go out and decorate the house in fried and baked potato'y goodness and offer up tuber sacrifices to the God Frito-Lay. In case you were curious, here's a history of the potato chip and some assorted facts and receipies.