The great British Summer is upon us! Hurrah!
So you can spend more time in the sun rather than fretting over what to post on social I have curated a list of some of the special dates that are coming up in June
The month of June was chosen as Pride month, during this time many pride events are held nationwide to commemorate the Stonewall riots and recognise the impact LGBT people have had in the world.
This year Pride in London are also running the #PrideJubilee campaign which remembers fifty years of activism, protests and victories that have made the pride movement what it is today.
Celebrate by flying the pride flag colours on your website and social media channels or sharing snaps of your at the celebrations which are being held nationwide.
#pride #prideinlondon #pridejubilee
National Picnic Week – 14th
Who doesn’t love a picnic!?! This week is an opportunity to share all your tips and recipes which go towards making the perfect picnic.
If you are a shop / bakery / deli think about pulling together a curated selection of picnic items and use the hashtags to promote.
National Fish and Chip Day – 7th
Founded by in 2015 the idea behind this day is to bring everyone involved in creating this iconic British dish together. From fish and chip shops, pub chains, restaurants, retailers, celebrity chefs, to the fishermen and farmers who provide the sustainable and natural ingredients needed to create this family favourite.
Share pics of you enjoying your fave chippy dish or share the love and let your followers know the best place to enjoy fish and chips locally.
World Oceans Day – 8th
This day is all about celebrating the ocean and working together with your family, friends and community to start creating a better future for our planet and oceans.
There are events all over the UK from music gigs to beach cleans which you can get involved in alternatively you can simply share you fave ocean snaps or join the conversation online using the hashtags.
If you want to organise your own event lots of free resources are available here.
Cupcake Day – 13th
This day isn’t just about delightful cakes that go down well with a cuppa. It’s also about bring everyone together to support the Alzheimer’s Society and raise awareness and much needed funds for research, support services and care.
There are many ways to get involved and free fundraising kits are available here.
#CupcakeDay #UnitedAgainstDementia #AlzheimersSociety
National Beer Day – 15th
Cheers to the beer lovers…this day is all about you.
To celebrate National Beer day raise a glass at 7pm on the 15th and say ‘Cheers to Beer’ and post a message on social media with the hashtag #CheersToBeer.
This is also a great opportunity to tag in your fave local pub or brewery and share that social media love.
Bring Your Dog to Work Day – 21st
Time to get your doggo suited and booted as its bring your dog to work day. This is not only a great way to help destress the office environment – who can be mad when there are dogs around its also a great way to celebrate companion dogs and perhaps encourage adoptions by sharing your rescues story.
Well that’s a wrap hope that has given you some social inspo to add to your content calendar. Don’t forget social media is all about being social so make sure you reply to any comments you have and most importantly get involved with conversation online where you can.
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