150+ Holidays in 2020 to Help You Plan Your Content

Holidays are easy ways to help you build a content calendar and get your brand on the radar for certain days. While you don’t want to just post about holidays every day or just because you don’t have any other content to post, holidays can be great to help you join conversations already happening online.

Below, we’ll identify over 150 holidays that your brand can post about on different platforms to help you build a consistent content calendar when you feel like you’re not sure what to post.

MAY 2020

1. Friday, May Day #MayDay

1. Friday, International Workers Day #IntWorkersDay

2. Saturday, World Password Day #WorldPasswordDay

3. Sunday, World Press Freedom Day #WPFD2020 #PressFreedom

3. Sunday, Space Day #SpaceDay

4. Monday, Star Wars Day #StarWarsDay & #Maythe4thBeWithYou

4. Monday, International Firefighters Day #InternationalFirefightersDay

5. Tuesday, Cinco de Mayo #CincoDeMayo

6. Wednesday, National Nurses Day #NursesDay

7. Thursday, World Asthma Day #WorldAsthmaDay

7. Thursday, Thank a Teacher Day #ThankATeacher

7. Big Day of Giving (Sacramento-area nonprofits) #BDOG

8. Friday, National Receptionist Day #NationalReceptionistDay

9. Saturday, Europe Day #EuropeDay

10. Sunday, Mother’s Day #MothersDay

12. Tuesday, National Limerick Day #NationalLimerickDay

15. Friday, International Day of Families #FamilyDay

15. Friday, National Bike to Work Day #BTWD

16. Saturday, Love a Tree Day #LoveATreeDay

17. Sunday, Endangered Species Day #EndangeredSpeciesDay

21. Thursday, National Memo Day #NationalMemoDay

21. Thursday, Red Nose Day #RedNoseDay

24. Sunday, National Scavenger Hunt Day #NationalScavengerHuntDay

25. Monday, Memorial Day (Fourth Monday of May) #MemorialDay #MDW

28. Thursday, Hamburger Day #NationalHamburgerDay

29. Friday, Paperclip Day #PaperclipDay

29. Friday, Heat Awareness Day (Last Friday of May) #NoFryDay

31. Sunday, World No-Tobacco Day #NoTobacco

June 2020

1. Monday, Global Day of Parents #GlobalDayOfParents

1. Monday, International Children’s Day #ChildrensDay

3. Wednesday, Leave The Office Early Day #LeaveTheOfficeEarlyDay

4. Thursday, National Donut Day #NationalDonutDay

5. Friday, World Environment Day #WorldEnvironmentDay

6. Saturday, National Cancer Survivor’s Day #NCSD2020

6. Saturday, Higher Education Day #HigherEducationDay

7. Sunday, World Oceans Day #WorldOceansDay

7. Sunday, Best Friends Day #BestFriendsDay

14. Sunday, World Blood Donor Day #GiveBlood

14. Sunday, National Flag Day #FlagDay

20. Saturday, World Refugee Day #WithRefugees

20. Saturday, First Day of Summer

21. Sunday, National Selfie Day #NationalSelfieDay

21. Sunday, World Music Day #WorldMusicDay

21. Sunday, Father’s Day #FathersDay

21. Sunday, International Yoga Day #InternationalYogaDay

26. Friday, Take Your Dog to Work Day #TakeYourDogToWorkDay

27. Saturday, National Sunglasses Day #NationalSunglassesDay

27. Saturday, National Handshake Day #HandshakeDay

30. Tuesday, Social Media Day #SMDay

July 2020

1. Wednesday, National Postal Worker Day #NationalPostalWorkerDay

2. Thursday, World UFO Day #WorldUFODay

4. Saturday, Independence Day (United States)

7. Tuesday, World Chocolate Day #WorldChocolateDay

11. Saturday, Cheer Up the Lonely Day #CheerUpTheLonelyDay

12. Sunday, Malala Day #MalalaDay

15. Wednesday, Give Something Away Day #GiveSomethingAwayDay

17. Friday, World Emoji Day #WorldEmojiDay

18. Saturday, Nelson Mandela International Day #MandelaDay

18. Saturday, Get to Know Your Customers Day #GetToKnowYourCustomersDay

30. Thursday, Talk in an Elevator Day #TalkInAnElevatorDay

30. Thursday, International Day of Friendship #DayOfFriendship

August 2020

1. Saturday, Respect for Parents Day #RespectForParentsDay

2. Sunday, National Coloring Book Day #NationalColoringBookDay

8. Saturday, International Cat Day #InternationalCatDay

9. Sunday, National Book Lovers Day #NationalBookLoversDay

10. Monday, National Lazy Day #LazyDay

11. Tuesday, National Sons and Daughters Day #SonsAndDaughtersDay

12. Wednesday, International Youth Day #YouthDay

12. Wednesday, World Elephant Day #WorldElephantDay

13. Thursday, International Lefthanders Day #LefthandersDay

15. Saturday, National Relaxation Day #NationalRelaxationDay

16. Sunday, National Tell a Joke Day #NationalTellAJokeDay

19. Wednesday, World Photo Day #WorldPhotoDay

19. Friday, World Humanitarian Day #WorldHumanitarianDay

20. Saturday, National Lemonade Day #NationalLemonadeDay

26. Friday, National Dog Day #NationalDogDay

26. Friday, National Women’s Equality Day #WomensEqualityDay

September 2019

Date Varies, Stand Up To Cancer Day #KissCancerGoodbye

4. Friday, National Wildlife Day #NationalWildlifeDay

5. Saturday, International Day of Charity #CharityDay

6. Sunday, Read a Book Day #ReadABookDay

6. Tuesday, National Grandparents Day (First Monday of September) #NationalGrandparentsDay

8. Tuesday, International Literacy Day #LiteracyDay

7. Monday, Labor Day #LaborDay

11. Friday, National Day of Service and Remembrance #911Day

12. Saturday, National Day of Encouragement #DayOfEncouragement

12. Saturday, National Video Games Day #NationalVideoGamesDay

19. Saturday, Talk Like a Pirate Day #TalkLikeAPirateDay

21. Monday, International Day of Peace #PeaceDay

21. Monday, Miniature Golf Day #MiniGolfDay

21. Monday, Civic Day of Hacking #HackForChange

22. Tuesday, Hobbit Day #HobbitDay

22. Tuesday, First Day of Fall

23. Wednesday, National Women’s Health and Fitness Day #FitnessDay

26. Saturday, European Day of Languages #EDL2020

27. Sunday, World Tourism Day #WTD2020

28. Monday, World Rabies Day #WorldRabiesDay

28. Monday, National Good Neighbor Day #GoodNeighborDay

30. Wednesday, International Podcast Day #InternationalPodcastDay

October 2020

1. Thursday, International Day of Older Persons #UNDOP

1. Thursday, International Coffee Day #InternationalCoffeeDay

1. Thursday, World Vegetarian Day #WorldVegetarianDay

2. Friday, International Day of Nonviolence #InternationalDayOfNonviolence

2. Friday, World Smile Day #WorldSmileDay

3. Saturday, National Techies Day #TechiesDay

4. Sunday, World Animal Day #WorldAnimalDay

4. Sunday, National Taco Day #NationalTacoDay

5. Monday, World Teachers Day #WorldTeachersDay

7. Wednesday, World Habitat Day #WorldHabitatDay

10. Saturday, World Mental Health Day #WorldMentalHeathDay

10. Saturday, World Sight Day #WorldSightDay

11. Sunday, International Day of the Girl #DayOfTheGirl

14. Wednesday, National Dessert Day #DessertDay

15. Thursday, Global Handwashing Day #GlobalHandwashingDay

16. Friday, World Food Day #FoodDay

16. Friday, Bosses Day #BossesDay

17. Saturday, International Day for the Eradication of Poverty #EndPoverty

20. Tuesday, World Statistics Day #StatisticsDay

21. Wednesday, Reptile Awareness Day #ReptileAwarenessDay

24. Saturday, United Nations Day #UNDay

25. Sunday, Greasy Foods Day #GreasyFoodsDay

30. Friday, National Publicist Day #NationalPublicistDay

30. Friday, Checklist Day #ChecklistDay

31. Saturday, Halloween #Halloween

November 2020

1. Sunday, World Vegan Day #WorldVeganDay

1. Sunday, National Authors Day #NationalAuthorsDay

1. Sunday, National Cook For Your Pets Day #CookForYourPetsDay

3. Tuesday, National Sandwich Day #NationalSandwichDay

3. Tuesday, Daylight Saving Time Ends #DaylightSavings

4. Wednesday, National Candy Day #NationalCandyDay

8. Sunday, National Cappuccino Day #CappuccinoDay

8. Sunday, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Medicine (STEM) Day #STEMDay

11. Wednesday, Veterans Day #VeteransDay

13. Friday, World Kindness Day #WKD

14. Saturday, World Diabetes Day #WDD

15. Sunday, Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day #CleanOutYourRefrigeratorDay

15. Sunday, America Recycles Day #BeRecycled

16. Monday, International Day for Tolerance #ToleranceDay

17. Tuesday, International Students Day #InternationalStudentsDay

19. Thursday, International Men’s Day #InternationalMensDay

19. Thursday, National Entrepreneurs Day #EntrepreneursDay

20. Friday, Universal Children’s Day #UNChildrensDay

21. Saturday, World Hello Day #WorldHelloDay

25. Wednesday, Thanksgiving Day #Thanksgiving

26. Thursday, National Cake Day #NationalCakeDay

28. Saturday, Small Business Saturday (The last Saturday of November) #ShopSmall

29. Sunday, National Day of Listening #DayOfListening

29. Sunday, Electronic Greeting Card Day #ElectronicGreetingCardDay

30. Monday, Computer Security Day #ComputerSecurityDay

December 2020

1. Tuesday, World AIDS Day #WAD2020

2. Wednesday, Cyber Monday #CyberMonday

3. Thursday, International Day of Persons with Disabilities #IDPWD

4. Friday, National Cookie Day #NationalCookieDay

5. Saturday, World Soil Day #WorldSoilDay

6. Sunday, Microwave Oven Day #MicrowaveOvenDay

8. Tuesday, Pretend to Be a Time Traveler Day #PretendToBeATimeTravelerDay

10. Thursday, Human Rights Day #HumanRightsDay

10. Thursday, Nobel Prize Day #NobelPrize

11. Friday, International Mountain Day #InternationalMountainDay

11. Friday, National Salesperson Day #SalespersonDay

21. Monday, Crossword Puzzle Day #CrosswordPuzzleDay

21. Monday, First Day of Winter #WinterSolstice

30. Wednesday, No Interruptions Day – Last Work Day of the Year #NoInterruptionsDay

31. Thursday, New Year’s Eve #NYE

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