It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, in every single post. This year, Hanukah begins on Christmas Eve, so no matter whether you are looking forward the Festival of Lights, the Feast of the Seven Fishes, or Festivus, there is something to celebrate on social media. And if you’re already worried about the post-holiday blues, sign up now to get Social Sidekick sent straight to your inbox each Thursday. It’s like the advent calendar that keeps giving you content all year long! 

CELEBRATE DECEMBER

//SOCIETY//
Human Rights Month

//HEALTH//
National Stress-Free Month

//FOOD//
National Fruitcake Month, National Egg Nog Month

//FUN//
Read a New Book Month, Tie Month, Write a Business Plan Month, Bingo Month

 

Sunday, December 18

//HOLIDAYS//
Arabic Language Day, Bake Cookies Day, National Roast Suckling Pig Day

//HASHTAGS//
#SundayFunday, #SelfieSunday, #Sinday

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Brad Pitt, Sia, Katie Holmes, Christina Aguilera, Steven Spielberg, Keith Richards, Stone Cold Steve Austin, DMX

//TV PREMIERES//
Rob & Chyna Baby Special (E!, 8 PM)

Monday, December 19

//HOLIDAYS//
Look for an Evergreen Day, National Hard Candy Day

//HASHTAGS//
#ManCrushMonday or #MCM, #MondayBlues, #MotivationMonday, #MarketingMonday, #MeatlessMonday

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Jake Gyllenhaal, Alyssa Milano, Edith Piaf, Richard Hammond

//TV PREMIERES//
America’s Got Talent Holiday Spectacular (NBC, 8 PM), The Wall (NBC, 10 PM)

 

Tuesday, December 20

//HOLIDAYS//
Go Caroling Day, Sangria Day, Games Day, National Fried Shrimp Day

//HASHTAGS//
#TransformationTuesday or #TT, #TravelTuesday, #TongueOutTuesday, #Tunesday

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Jonah Hill, JoJo, Lara Stone, Dick Wolf

//TV PREMIERES//
Tony Bennett Celebrates 90: The Best Is Yet to Come (NBC, 9 PM), Gabriel lglesias: I’m Sorry for What I Said When I Was Hungry (Netflix), Terry Crews Saves Christmas (CW, tbd)

Wednesday, December 21

//HOLIDAYS//
Humbug Day, Short Story Day, Short Girl Appreciation Day, Crossword Puzzle Day, Don’t Make Your Bed Day, International Dalek Remembrance Day, National Hamburger Day

//HASHTAGS//
#WomanCrushWednesday or #WCW, #WayBackWednesday or #WBW, #WineWednesday, #WellnessWednesday, #HumpDay, #WisdomWednesday

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Samuel L. Jackson, Jane Fonda, Kiefer Sutherland, Steven Yeun, Ray Romano, Andy Dick

//TV PREMIERES//
Joe’s Pub Presents: A Holiday Special (IFC, 10 PM)

//WORLD EVENTS//
Winter Solstice (First Day of Winter)

Thursday, December 22

//HOLIDAYS//
Forefathers’ Day, Date Nut Bread Day

//HASHTAGS//
#TBT or #ThrowbackThursday, #Thursdate, #ThoughtfulThursday, #ThirstyThursday, #ThankfulThursday

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Ralph Fiennes, Diane Sawyer, Meghan Trainor, Jordan Sparks, Ted Cruz

//TV PREMIERES//
Project Runway Junior (Lifetime, 10 PM)

Friday, December 23

//HOLIDAYS//
Festivus, Roots Day, National Pfeffernuesse Day

//HASHTAGS//
#FollowFriday or #FF, #FlashbackFriday or #FBF, #FridayFeeling, #FriYay, #FridayReads

//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Eddie Vedder, Harry Shearer, Corey Haim, Joseph Smith, Holly Madison

//TV PREMIERES//
A Home for the Holidays (CBS, 8 PM), Travelers (Netflix), Trollhunters (Netflix)

//MOVIE RELEASES//
Passengers, Assassin’s Creed, Sing

 

Saturday, December 24

//HOLIDAYS//
First Night of Hanukkah, Christmas Eve, Eggnog Day, The Feast Of The Seven Fishes

//HASHTAGS//
#Caturday, #SexySaturday
 
//FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS//
Ricky Martin, Ava Gardner, Kate Spade, Ryan Seacrest, Howard Hughes, Lee Daniels, Stephanie Meyer, Anil Kapoor