Ghost Festival (also Hungry Ghost Festival) is a traditional Buddhist, Taoist and Chinese folk religions festival. It's annually observed on the 15th day of the 7th month in the Chinese calender. South China celebrates the festival on the 14th day.
August 17 is National Vanilla Custard Day. The term “custard” refers to a variety of culinary preparations made with milk or cream, egg yolks, and sugar. Depending on its consistency, custard can be served on its own or used as a filling for other desserts or dessert sauce.