Holidays—no matter what time of the year—provide an excellent opportunity to reach out to not only current subscribers, but to help generate even more leads by promoting the need to “share” the value you offer to your subscriber’s family and friends.

Here’s a big old list of email marketing seasonal hotspots, some fun, some serious, all good…

 

Occasion Date
New Years Day 1-Jan
Fruitcake Toss Day 3-Jan
Trivia Day 4-Jan
 Ditch New Year’s Resolution Day 17-Jan
Thesaurus Day 17-Jan
Penguin Awareness Day 20-Jan
Blue Monday 21-Jan
Squirrel Appreciation Day 21-Jan
Answer Your Cat’s Questions Day 22-Jan
Compliment Day 24-Jan
Robert Burns Night 25-Jan
Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day 2-Feb
Super Bowl Saturday 3-Feb
Umbrella Day 10-Feb
Make a Friend Day 11-Feb
Extraterrestrial Culture Day 12-Feb
Valentines Day 14-Feb
Singles Day 15-Feb
Random Acts of Kindness Day 17-Feb
World Thinking Day 22-Feb
Banana Bread Day 23-Feb
St David’s Day 1-Mar
World Book Day 7-Mar
International Women’s Day 8-Mar
Day Of Awesomeness 10-Mar
National No Smoking Day 13-Mar
St Patrick’s Day 17-Mar
Companies That Care Day 18-Mar
Memory Day 21-Mar
World Water Day 22-Mar
Nougat Day 26-Mar
April Fool’s Day 1-Apr
National Tea Day 21-Apr
Earth Day 22-Apr
St Georges Day 23-Apr
May Day 1-May
Say Something Nice Day 1-Jun
World Milk Day 1-Jun
Sausage Roll Day 5-Jun
World Environment Day 5-Jun
National Doughnut Day 7-Jun
World Gin Day 8-Jun
Queen’s Birthday 13-Jun
Eat Your Vegetables Day 17-Jun
Independence Day 4-Jul
World Chocolate Day 7-Jul
World Fairtrade Day 11-Jul
International Friendship Day 30-Jul
Back to School 1-Sep
Talk Like A Pirate Day 19-Sep
National Poetry Day 3-Oct
Wolrd Food Day 16-Oct
Halloween 31-Oct
World Vegan Day 1-Nov
Bonfire Night 5-Nov
Armistice day 11-Nov
International Men’s Day 19-Nov
Black Friday 22-Nov
Cyber Monday 25-Nov
St Andrew’s Day 30-Nov
Christmas 25-Dec
Boxing Day 26-Dec
Boxing Day 26-Dec
New Year 31-Dec
National Vegetarian Week 13-19 May
Advent All December
Dry January All January
January Sales All January
Pride Month All June
Nutrition Month All March
Pancake Day / Shrove Tuesday Varies
Chinese New Year Varies
Mother’s Day Varies
Easter Bank Holiday Varies
Father’s Day Varies
The Oscars Varies
London Marathon Varies
Ramadan Varies
FA Cup Final Varies
RHS Chelsea Flower Show Varies
Glastonbury Varies
Wimbledon Varies
Diwali Varies
Thanksgiving Varies
The Grand National Varies
Summer Solstice Varies
Winter Solstice Varies
Cheltenham Festival Varies
Lent Varies