Bean Day celebrates beans of all shapes and sizes. There are many different kinds of beans found all over the world. Most cultures have some traditional bean dishes, and for good reason. Not only are beans excellent at picking up flavors of whatever they’re cooked with, they also have a lot of nutritional value. They are high in protein, fiber, and iron, and have been proven to lower cholesterol. You can celebrate it by making some bean dishes for your family tonight, and with so many bean types and recipes to choose from, you’re sure to find something that everyone can enjoy!