2019 Great Dates to Celebrate on Social

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.


January 15 

Hat Day: #NationalHatDay

January 21

National Hugging Day: #NationalHuggingDay


February 9

National Pizza Day: #NationalPizzaDay

February 17

Random Acts of Kindness Day: #RandomActsOfKindnessDay


March 18 

Awkward Moments Day: #AwkwardMomentsDay

March 23

Puppy Day: #NationalPuppyDay


April 7 

Beer Day: #NationalBeerDay

April 22

Earth Day: #EarthDay


May 10

Receptionist Day: #NationalReceptionistDay

May 24

Scavenger Hunt Day: #NationalScavengerHuntDay


June 4

Leave the Office Early Day: #LeaveTheOfficeEarlyDay

June 21

Selfie Day: NationalSelfieDay


July 1

Joke Day: InternationalJokeDay

July 10

Pina Colada Day: #NationalPinaColadaDay


August 9

Book Lovers Day: #NationalBookLoversDay

August 13

International Lefthanders Day: #InternationalLefthandersDay


September 21

Day of Peace: #InternationalDayOfPeace

September 30

Podcast Day: #InternationalPodcastday


October 1 

Coffee Day: #InternationalCoffeeDay

October 29

Internet Day: #InternetDay


November 4

Candy Day: #NationalCandyDay

November 26

Cake Day: #NationalCakeDay


December 15

Cupcake Day: #NationalCupcakeDay

December 21

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.


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