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Find the key themes for each month and all the feature dates in our handy Social Media Planning Calendar below. Plan your social media posts and offers with ease!

January 2023

Key themes:

New Year’s resolutions
Height of winter

All month:
– Dry January
– Ginuary
– Veganuary
1st – New Year’s Day
6th – National Shortbread Day
16th – Blue Monday
22nd – Chinese New Year
(Year of the Rabbit)
25th – Burns Night
26th – Australia Day
27th – Chocolate Cake Day
31st – Payday

February 2023

Key themes:

Gifts for loved ones
LGBT History Month

All month:
– LGBT History Month
4th – World Cancer Awareness Day
5th – World Nutella Day
5th – Yorkshire Pudding Day
9th – National Pizza Day
13th – Galentine’s Day
14th – Valentine’s Day
15th – Singles Awareness Day
17th – Random Act of Kindness Day
19th – BAFTAs
20th – Love Your Pet Day
21st – Shrove Tuesday
21st – Pancake Day
22nd – Ash Wednesday
28th – Payday

March 2023

Key themes:

Mother’s Day
Beginning of spring

1st – St David’s Day
2nd – World Book Day
8th – International Women’s Day
9th – Popcorn Lovers Day
17th – St Patrick’s Day
19th – Mother’s Day (UK)
20th – First day of spring
22nd – Ramadan starts
25th – International Waffle Day
26th – BST starts
31st – Payday

April 2023

Key themes:

Spring in full swing
Religious holidays like Eid and Easter

All month:
– Stress Awareness Month
– National Pet Month
1st – April Fool’s Day
7th – Good Friday
9th – Easter Sunday
10th – Easter Monday
10th – Siblings Day
11th – National Pet Day
19th – Bicycle Day
21st – National Tea Day
21st – 22nd – Eid al-Fitr
22nd – Earth Day
22nd – Ramadan ends
23rd – St George’s Day
28th – Payday

May 2023

Key themes:

Bank Holidays
Preparing for summer

1st – Labour Day (UK)
1st – Early May Bank Holiday
4th – Star Wars Day
6th – Coronation of King Charles III
8th – Kings’ Coronation Bank Holiday
13th – Eurovision (hosted in UK)
13th – World Cocktail Day
14th – Mother’s Day (non-UK)
16th – International Day of Light
17th – World Baking Day
20th – World Bee Day
29th – National Biscuit Day
29th – Spring Bank Holiday
31st – Payday

June 2023

Key themes:

Father’s Day
Summer holidays
LGBTQ+ Pride

All month:
– Pride Month
1st – Global Day of Parents
10th – World Gin Day
15th – National Beer Day
18th – Father’s Day
21st – International Day of Yoga
21st – Beginning of Summer
21st – 25th – Glastonbury Festival
24th – Midsummer’s Day
27th – K:LDN 2023
30th – Payday

July 2023

Key themes:

Height of busy summer travel
Likely Amazon Prime Day


1st – London Pride
3rd – Wimbledon Starts
7th – World Chocolate Day
11th – 12th – Amazon Prime Day
(still TBC by Amazon)
16th – Wimbledon finals
17th – World Emoji Day
18th – Islamic New Year
24th – School Holidays (differs per school)
30th – International Day of Friendship
31st – National Avocado Day
31st – Payday

August 2023

Key themes:

Final days of summer
Initial planning for Black Friday

Back to School

4th – International Beer Day
5th – Brighton Pride
7th – Summer Bank Holiday (Scotland)
8th – International Cat Day
9th – Book Lovers Day
19th – World Photography Day
24th – National Burger Day
26th – National Dog Day
28th – Summer Bank Holiday
(England and Wales)
31st – Payday

September 2023

Key themes:

Back to School

1st – Back to school (differs per school)
6th – Read a Book Day
12th – National Chocolate Milkshake Day
15th – Rosh Hashanah begins
16th – World Guacamole Day
17th – Rosh Hashanah ends
23rd – Autumn begins
24th – 25th – Yom Kippur
27th – World Tourism Day
29th – Payday

October 2023

Key themes:

Last month before Black Friday

All month:
– Black History Month
– Stoptober
1st – International Coffee Day
1st – World Vegetarian Day
10th – World Mental Health Day
16th – World Food Day
22nd – National Nut Day
25th – World Pasta Day
26th – National Pumpkin Day
29th – National Cat Day
29th – BST ends
31st – Halloween
31st – Payday

November 2023

Key themes:

Black Friday

Christmas and Hanukkah

All month:
– Black Friday sales
– Movember (Men’s Health
Awareness Month)
1st – World Vegan Day
2nd – Klaviyo customer awards
5th – Bonfire Night
11th – Remembrance Day
11th – Singles Day
12th – Remembrance Sunday
24th – Black Friday
25th – Small Business Saturday
27th – Cyber Monday
28th – Giving Tuesday
30th – St Andrew’s Day
30th – Payday

December 2023

Key themes:

Gifting season
Christmas and Hanukkah

4th – National Cookie Day
7th – Hanukkah begins
8th – Christmas Jumper Day
14th – Hanukkah ends
22nd – Winter Solstice
24th – Christmas Eve
25th – Christmas Day
26th – Boxing Day
29th – Payday
31st – New Year’s Eve

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