14th January 2019
When planning content it’s always best to have key dates marked in your calendar.
Some dates can provide a great opportunity for a promotion or piece of content. We’re all aware of some popular dates – Black Friday, Cyber Monday, or May 4th as Star Wars Day.
But what about the more obscure holidays? There are a ton of ‘holidays’ every month that could be providing your brand with a great piece of content. Not only do these dates provide some content inspiration, but they also let your brand engage with trending hashtags and allows you to showcase your lighter side as a brand.
We’ve made a list of weird holidays to celebrate on social media. We’ve picked our 2 favourite dates from each month. These should help you find content during the quiet 2019 months.
The list covers food, beer, hugs and much more.
Hat Day: #NationalHatDay
National Hugging Day: #NationalHuggingDay
National Pizza Day: #NationalPizzaDay
Random Acts of Kindness Day: #RandomActsOfKindnessDay
Awkward Moments Day: #AwkwardMomentsDay
Puppy Day: #NationalPuppyDay
Beer Day: #NationalBeerDay
Earth Day: #EarthDay
Receptionist Day: #NationalReceptionistDay
Scavenger Hunt Day: #NationalScavengerHuntDay
Leave the Office Early Day: #LeaveTheOfficeEarlyDay
Selfie Day: NationalSelfieDay
Joke Day: InternationalJokeDay
Pina Colada Day: #NationalPinaColadaDay
Book Lovers Day: #NationalBookLoversDay
International Lefthanders Day: #InternationalLefthandersDay
Day of Peace: #InternationalDayOfPeace
Podcast Day: #InternationalPodcastday
Coffee Day: #InternationalCoffeeDay
Internet Day: #InternetDay
Candy Day: #NationalCandyDay
Cake Day: #NationalCakeDay
Cupcake Day: #NationalCupcakeDay
Crossword Puzzle Day: #CrosswordPuzzleDay
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We hope you find some inspiration from this list. What are your favourite weird holidays to celebrate? We would love to hear from you in the comments.