Daylight Saving Time Ends (Nov. 5). Except in Arizona and Hawaii, which do not observe Daylight Saving Time, clocks will be turned back by one hour at 2 a.m. Clocks will move forward again on March 11, 2018.
Veterans Day (Nov. 11, observed Nov. 10) is a national holiday to honor veterans of the U.S. military. It originated as Armistice Day to mark the anniversary of the end of World War I, but it was renamed in 1954 to honor all veterans.
Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 23) celebrates blessings from the past year. Its traditions are based on a feast shared between early New England settlers and the Native Americans who helped them. Families typically celebrate with a feast of turkey, bread stuffing, potatoes, cranberries, and pumpkin pie.