Calendar Dates for Social Media

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Calendar dates to help you plan your events and social media schedule


January 1: New Years Day

January 4: National Trivia Day #NationalTriviaDay (USA)

January 15: National Hat Day #NationalHatDay (USA)

January 15: National Bagel Day #NationalBagelDay (USA)

January 17: Ditch Your Resolution Day #DitchYourResolutionDay

January 25: Opposite Day #OppositeDAy

January 26: Australia Day #AustraliaDay

Blue Monday: Third Monday of January


February 8: Safer Internet Day

February 9: National Pizza Day #NationalPizzaDay

February 11: International Day of Women and Girls in Science #WomenInScience

February 17: #RandomActsOfKindnessDay

**Shrove Tuesday (Pancake Day) is the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday (First day of Lent)

**Chinese New Year


March 3: World Wildlife Day #WorldWildlifeDay

March 4: World Book Day #WorldBookDay

March 8: International Women’s Day #InternationalWomensDay #IWD[YEAR]

March 18: Global Recycling Day

March 19: World Sleep Day

March 20: International Day of Happiness #InternationalDayofHappiness

March 22: World Water Day #WorldWaterDay #Water2me

**Palm Sunday – Sunday before Easter

**Good Friday – see calendar

**Easter Sunday – see calendar

**Holy Monday – see calendar

**Holy Week – see calendar

**Maundy Thursday – see calendar


April 1: Walk to Work Day

April 7: World Health Day

April 10: Siblings’ Day #NationalSiblingsDay

April 11: National Pet Day #NationalPetDay

April 22: Earth Day

April 25 Anzac Day #AnzacDay

April 28: National Superhero Day

April 29: International Dance Day #InternationalDanceDay


May 4: Thank a Teacher Day #ThankATeacher

May 4: Star Wars Day #StarWarsDay, #MayThe4thBeWithYou

May 12: International Nurses Day

May 18: International Museums Day

May 28: World Hunger Day

**Pentecost – check calendar

**Trinity Sunday – first Sunday after Pentecost – check calendar


June 1: International Children’s Day

June 3: Global Running Day

June 3: World Bicycle Day

June 4: National Cheese Day (USA)

June 4: National Donut Day (USA) #NationalDonutDay

June 6: Higher Education Day #HigherEducationDay

June 8: Best Friends Day #BestFriendsDay

June 8: World Oceans Day #WorldOceansDay

June 21: World Music Day

June 21: National Selfie Day #NationalSelfieDay

June 30: Social Media Day #SMDay, #SocialMediaDay


July 3: International Plastic Bag Free Day

July 6: International Kissing Day

July 7: World Chocolate Day #WorldChocolateDay

July 15: Social Media Giving Day

July 17: World Emoji Day #WorldEmojiDay

July 18: National Ice Cream Day (USA)

July 18: World Listening Day

July 30: International Friendship Day


August 8: International Cat Day #InternationalCatDay

August 12: International Youth Day #YouthDay

August 14: National Financial Awareness Day (USA)

August 19: World Photo Day #WorldPhotoDay

August 26: National Dog Day (USA) #NationalDogDay


September 12: National Video Games Day #NationalVideoGamesDay (USA)

September 21: World Alzheimer’s Day

September 30: International Podcast Day #InternationalPodcastDay

**RUOK Day – Check for the date


October 1: International Coffee Day #InternationalCoffeeDay

October 4-10: World Space Week

October 5: International Teachers Day #WorldTeachersDay

October 10: World Mental Health Day #WorldMentalHeathDay

October 29: National Cat Day (USA)


November 8: Social Media Kindness Day

November 13: World Kindness Day #WKD

Cyber Monday: Monday following Thanksgiving Day (USA)

Giving Tuesday: Tuesday following Thanksgiving Day (USA)


December 3: International Day of Persons with Disabilities

December 4: National Cookie Day (USA)

December 24: Christmas Eve

December 25: Christmas Day

December 31: New Years Eve

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