Summer is officially upon us, let’s celebrate all month long with our favorite holidays. Find the ones that fit your brand and have fun with your social media!
1. JUNE 1: HEIMLICH MANEUVER DAY
A day to recognize the doctor who invented the Heimlich maneuver in the 1970s.
2. JUNE 1: SAY SOMETHING NICE DAY
Make someone’s day!
3. JUNE 2: NATIONAL ROCKY ROAD DAY
Your first thought was probably “mmm, where’s the nearest ice cream shop”, are we right? PLOT TWIST, it was actually a day to recognize the “rocky road” ahead for the Americans after the Stock Market Crashed in 1929. During this time, ice cream purveyor William Dreyer dreamed up this delicious recipe.
4. JUNE 3: NATIONAL LEAVE THE OFFICE EARLY DAY
Well in that case…
5. JUNE 3: NATIONAL REPEAT DAY
June 3: National Repeat Day
6. JUNE 4: HUG YOUR CAT DAY
A day to curl up and give your kitty some loving (if they feel like it that is).
7. JUNE 5: GLOBAL RUNNING DAY
Whether you’re a runner or not, this is a good day to hit the streets (or treadmill)!
8. JUNE 7: NATIONAL DOUGHNUT DAY
Not only is this a day to treat yourself, but it’s also a day that was recognized in 1938 during World War I where members of the salvation army distributed donuts to soldiers which later became known as “Doughnut Dollies”.
9. JUNE 8: WORLD OCEANS DAY
In 2008 the United Nations designated this day to honor, educate, preserve the part of the planet covered in water, which is most of it!
10. JUNE 8: NAME YOUR POISON DAY
This holiday is open to interpretation and should not be taken literally! Use this day to acknowledge an aspect in your life that you cannot resist; no matter how terrible it may be.
11. JUNE 10: NATIONAL BALLPOINT PEN DAY
Put away your lead, quills, felts, and fountains; today we honor the ballpoints that get the job done!
12. JUNE 12: NATIONAL JERKY DAY
13. JUNE 14: WORLD BLOOD DONOR DAY
A day to bring awareness on all of the positive benefits that a person can do by donating blood, find a drive today!
14. JUNE 15: FATHER’S DAY
A day to recognize the special man in your life; as well as the perfect time for a promotion (if it fits your brand!)
15. JUNE 17: NATIONAL EAT YOUR VEGETABLES DAY
No electronics until your veggies are GONE!
16. JUNE 18: INTERNATIONAL SUSHI DAY
Did you really need an excuse?
17. JUNE 18: INTERNATIONAL PICNIC DAY
It’s summer, get out and enjoy the outdoors with an old fashioned picnic. Don’t forget the utensils!
18. JUNE 21: NATIONAL INDIGENOUS PEOPLES DAY
A day to give an opportunity to learn more about Indigenous People including Inuit, Métis and First Nations.
19. JUNE 21: TAKE YOUR DOG TO WORK DAY
This day was created in 1999 by Pet Sitters International and was intended to encourage people to adopt pets from animal shelters vs in pet stores, and of course a day to show off your best friend!
20. JUNE 22: NATIONAL ONION RINGS DAY
An excuse to enjoy some deep fried goodness!
21. JUNE 23: LET IT GO DAY
A day to let any baggage, regrets, and grudges go. Make this day the day you take a step in the right direction.
22. JUNE 26: LOG CABIN DAY
23. JUNE 27: NATIONAL HANDSHAKE DAY
Celebrate with one of the most ancient forms of communication!
24. JUNE 28: NATIONAL EAT AT A FOOD TRUCK DAY
Chow down and support a local business with a famous burger, poutine, mini donut, or whatever your into.
25. JUNE 28: INSURANCE AWARENESS DAY
A good day to look over your paperwork!
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